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Melonee Wise (BSME '04, MSME '06), considered one of the most innovative roboticists in the world, came back to campus to receive the 2016 MechSE...
Bachelor’s degree coupled with existing engineering degrees will be the first of its kind.
Hae-Won Park receives a DARPA contract to build robotic flying squirrels that can fly, land, and walk on various terrain.
The Mechanical Design I final competition was inspired by machines featured in The Empire Strikes Back.
A group of mechanical engineering and bioengineering students work together to develop a one-of-a-kind orthotic for a local dog in need.
Grad student Kitt Peterson and MechSE's Joe Muskin undertake ambitious local outreach efforts.
In one of the primary competitions of the Solar Decathlon program, the Illinois team wins 2nd place for their Small Multifamily Housing design.
Undergraduate student Kenneth Hoffmann was one of only 60 students nationwide to receive the scholarship.
Assistant Professor Aimy Wissa will participate in a summer fellowship at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
Associate Professor Tonghun Lee leads the effort to establish a database for information about jet fuels.
Gaurav Bahl will construct a custom Raman spectrometer that will allow him to verify his theoretical predictions.
Three of MechSE's top graduate students win 2016-2017 Mavis Fellowships.
One graduate student and one undergraduate won the National Science Foundation's competitive three-year fellowship.
The second of two Arthur Newell Talbot Distinguished Lectures in Spring 2016 featured a scholar renowned for her work in chemistry and materials.
The work from Assistant Professor SungWoo Nam and team was published in Scientific Reports.
Several MechSE students won big at the Cozad competition on April 28.
Assistant Professor Sam Tawfick was invited as the cover publication on the February issue of MRS Bulletin.
The hydrogen fuel cell team finished in second place out of 124 teams at the Americas championship.
The department boasts a record eight students on this year's Senior 100 Honorary
Jonghyun Choi, PhD student in SungWoo Nam's research group, recently won the FMC Fellowship.

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