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Mechanical & Materials Engineering Research Labs

Six major research centers currently reside within the Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science department, providing many opportunities for students and faculty to engage in scholarly research and knowledge creation. These centers include the following:

Structural Dynamics and Acoustics

Intelligent Prognostics and Autonomous Systems

Advanced Manufacturing

Simulation and Applied Mechanics

Biomedical and Nano-Technology

Thermal-Fluid and Enhanced Heat Transfer

Materials Science

Structure and Property of Metals and Alloys

Energy Materials and Nano Devices


Polymers and Soft Matter

Materials Modeling and Computation