M.S. Mechanical Engineering

Graduate study in Mechanical Engineering provides students with the necessary skills and proficiency for careers in mechanical design and computer-aided engineering, thermo-fluid and energy systems, manufacturing processes, mechanics and materials engineering, biomedical engineering, or basic and applied research.

Summary

  • Increased breadth and depth of knowledge and problem-solving skills in the broad field of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Development of professional independence, creativity, leadership and the capacity for continuing professional and intellectual growth.
  • Successful engagement in the Mechanical Engineering design processes and the practical application of engineering theory, methods and practices.
  • Effective service to their professional societies as well as their local, national or global communities.
  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering to identify, formulate and solve problems.
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
  • An ability to design a system, component or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability.
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams.
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
  • An ability to communicate effectively.
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental and societal context.

Core Faculty

Jonathan Smitherson

Narh, Kwabena A.

Professor, Associate Chair, Undergraduate Advisor

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Narh, Kwabena A.
Professor, Associate Chair, Undergraduate Advisor, Mechanical Engineering
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202 MEC
Jonathan Smitherson

Datta, Dibakar

Assistant Professor

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Datta, Dibakar
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
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MEC 307
Jonathan Smitherson

Marras, Simone

Assistant Professor

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Marras, Simone
Assistant Professor, mechanincal eng.
Official
MEC 315
Jonathan Smitherson

Nadimpalli, Siva P.V.

Associate Professor

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Nadimpalli, Siva P.V.
Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
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MEC 325A
Jonathan Smitherson

Lu, Lu

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Lu, Lu
Official
326 mechanical
Jonathan Smitherson

Lee, Eon Soo

Assistant Professor

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Lee, Eon Soo
Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Official
Mechanical Engineering Center 327
Jonathan Smitherson

Ji, Zhiming

Professor; ME Graduate Advisor

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Ji, Zhiming
Professor; ME Graduate Advisor, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Official
MEC 318
Jonathan Smitherson

Fischer, Ian S.

Professor

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Fischer, Ian S.
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
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312 MEC
Jonathan Smitherson

Rao, I. Joga

Professor & Chair

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Rao, I. Joga
Professor & Chair, Mechanical Engineering
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203
Jonathan Smitherson

Rosato, Anthony D.

Professor

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Rosato, Anthony D.
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Official
MEC 320
Jonathan Smitherson

Singh, Pushpendra

Professor

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Singh, Pushpendra
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Official
313 Mech
Jonathan Smitherson

Sodhi, Rajpal Singh

Professor

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Sodhi, Rajpal Singh
Professor, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Official
311 MEC
Jonathan Smitherson

Zhu, Chao

Professor

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Zhu, Chao
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Official
304 Mechanical Engineering Center

Advisement

Jonathan Smitherson

Ji, Zhiming

Professor; ME Graduate Advisor

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Ji, Zhiming
Professor; ME Graduate Advisor, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
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MEC 318