Research in the Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering is organized into seven areas of focus.

Structural Dynamics and Acoustics

Intelligent Prognostics and Autonomous Systems

Advanced Manufacturing

Simulation and Applied Mechanics

  • UC Simulation Center
  • Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) Research Laboratory
  • Siemens PLM Simulation Technology Center
  • Integrated Vehicle Design Laboratory
  • Innovative Computer Modeling of Materials

Biomedical and Nano-Technology

Thermal-Fluid and Enhanced Heat Transfer

  • Microscale Heat Transfer Laboratory
  • Combustion, Sprays and Plasma Heat Transfer Laboratory
  • Convective Heat Transfer Laboratory
  • Thermal-Fluids and Thermal Processing Laboratory
  • Thermoelectric Energy Conversion Laboratory
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
  • Energy Conversion Materials Laboratory

Advanced Materials

  • LSP Center
  • CMC Lab
  • Ohio Center for Laser Shock Processing for Advanced Materials and Devices