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

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

Datta, Dibakar

Assistant Professor

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

Marras, Simone

Assistant Professor

Marras, Simone
Assistant Professor, mechanincal eng.
Official
5703 GITC
Jonathan Smitherson

Nadimpalli, Siva P.V.

Assistant Professor

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

Lu, Lu

Lu, Lu
Official
326 mechanical
Jonathan Smitherson

Lee, Eon Soo

Assistant Professor

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

Ji, Zhiming

Professor; ME Graduate Advisor

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

Fischer, Ian S.

Professor

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

Rao, I. Joga

Professor & Chair

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

Rosato, Anthony D.

Professor

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

Singh, Pushpendra

Professor

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

Sodhi, Rajpal Singh

Professor

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

Zhu, Chao

Professor

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

Advisement

Jonathan Smitherson

Ji, Zhiming

Professor; ME Graduate Advisor

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