April 12, 2018 - Working with U.S. Army researchers, MechSE associate professor Tonghun Lee made an historic first with an experiment in a gas turbine combustor using X-rays.
April 11, 2018 - Professor Naira Hovakimyan was invited to present a keynote lecture at the National Science Foundation's conference to advance research and development in cyber-physical systems.
April 10, 2018 - Alumnus Ron Schmidt (BSME ’82), VP of technology development at Elgin Sweeper, has spearheaded an engineering breakthrough in the street sweeper industry.
April 9, 2018 - "150 for 150: Celebrating the Accomplishments of Women," part of the campus sesquicentennial celebrations, includes MechSE professor Elizabeth Hsiao-Wecksler.
April 4, 2018 - In the last several years, Professor Harley Johnson has been appointed to serve on college, campus, and university system-level committees that impact faculty research, diversity, and other major topics.
March 29, 2018 - MechSE's Leonardo Chamorro's group and collaborators from Purdue are using a bio-inspired coating to control separated flows.
March 27, 2018 - MechSE graduate students boast finalist entries in this year's Image of Research competition, which highlights the research images from students across campus.
March 15, 2018 - Phillip W. Thiessen, a Senior Fellow for Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (IDS), received the 2018 MechSE 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award.
March 14, 2018 - Gaurav Bahl and other researchers have produced a “human scale” demonstration of a new phase of matter called quadrupole topological insulators.