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.
Limin Gao's research on the use of carbon nanotubes for damage sensing in composite materials caused her to recieve the 2013 Top 100 National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award in China.
Lorna J. Gibson, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at MIT, will deliver the Jack R. Vinson Distinguished Lecture at UD on May 2 about the mechanical properties exhibited by plants.
Yilu Zhou's research on how zoledronic acid (ZA) protects cartilage from traumatic-damage induced degeneration awarded him the ASBMR Young Investigator Award.