Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Delaware! Here you'll find all the information you ever needed to know about what mechanical engineering is and the wonderful program we have at Delaware. From biomechanics to robotics and control, we're sure that you'll be excited to learn about all of the different areas of study we have to offer.
Austin Crouse, a University of Delaware mechanical engineering major, took home the top prize of $1,000 in the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship's first entrepreneurial video pitch competition, "Perfect Pitch," with his video for Rapid Print, a 3D part and component printing business.
Eight members of the University of Delaware faculty have been recognized for outstanding work in teaching and advising, including Jennifer Buckley, assistant professor of mechanical engineering.
After sharing their entrepreneurial experience bringing to market their golf product, Rope It, with the campus community last fall, UD alumni Louis Girifalco and Marc Reda have partnered with UD mechanical engineering student Chris Hazel to develop an add-on option for the original device, creating the Rope It Pro.
Tsu-Wei Chou, Pierre S. du Pont Chair of Engineering at the University of Delaware, has been named an advisory professor at Tongji University in Shanghai, China.