May 27, 2020 - Haley Tholen, an undergrad researcher in Professor Amy Wagoner Johnson's group, was named a Clare Boothe Luce Research Scholar for the 2020-21 school year.
May 26, 2020 - Eric Brown, congratulating the new MS, PhD, and M.Eng.ME graduates: "You are now an alum of one of the most esteemed engineering programs in the world.”
May 26, 2020 - Val Laguna, a Material Process Delivery Leader and an Operating Department Leader at Proctor & Gamble, offered words of advice for MechSE's new undergraduate alumni.
May 22, 2020 - MechSE associate professor Gaurav Bahl's findings were recently published in Nature Communications.
May 20, 2020 - PhD student Sara Moshage, working with MechSE professor Mariana Kersh, was one of just seven from campus to be awarded a Beckman Institute Fellowship.
May 18, 2020 - The global consumer electronics leader is collaborating with Illinois researchers including project leader William King from MechSE.
May 13, 2020 - Madeleine Gandawidjaja (BSME ’20) is the only graduating senior on the Illinois women’s tennis team, having walked on during her junior year. She will go on to a job at PepsiCo after graduation.
May 13, 2020 - In the ME 270 “Design-for-Repurposing” final project, students were asked to design a prototype for emergency medical equipment, such as a ventilator or face mask, using repurposed materials and products.
May 5, 2020 - To tackle the agricultural issues caused by excess fertilization, Alexandre Barbosa started developing four different convolutional neural network (CNN) architectures for predicting yield.
May 1, 2020 - "This work throws considerable light on cloaked condensate droplet dynamics, and how it can affect heat transfer performance, suggesting promising guidelines for enhancing the efficiency of such operations,” said Nenad Miljkovic.
April 28, 2020 - The novel, highly-efficient, virus-preventive respirator mask was inspired by nasal structures of animals with enhanced olfactory sensitivity.
April 27, 2020 - Covalence, a nearly 2,000-strong group of students from around the world, is making demonstrating the impact students can have through virtual collaboration.
April 26, 2020 - MechSE's Machine Shop and Rapid Prototyping Lab are helping produce face shields for health professionals responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.