March 4, 2019 - Missy Biehl was named the top advisor on campus, receiving the highly competitive Campus Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising for 2019.
February 27, 2019 - In his plenary lecture at the Indian Control Conference, Andrew Alleyne spoke about the electrification of mobility and transport as a global trend, and what the key challenges are in working with the multiple modes of power flow.
February 22, 2019 - Fro the third time in four years, a MechSE faculty wins the Everitt Award for Teaching Excellence. For 2019, that winner is Assistant Professor Sameh Tawfick.
February 22, 2019 - Nenad Miljkovic was honored as one of this year's recipients of the competitive College of Engineering Dean's Award for Excellence in Research.
February 19, 2019 - Martin Ostoja-Starzewski new book addresses a specific challenge posed by many areas of continuum physics and mechanics.
February 14, 2019 - A team of Illinois mechanical engineers and entomologists continue their first-of-its-kind work on the click beetle, this time presenting novel synchrotron X-ray footage that shows the hinge morphology of the beetle's latch mechanism.
February 12, 2019 - Dr. Leon Liebenberg gave ME 270 an exciting overhaul last semester with the integration of 10 mini projects and a new focus on sustainability and redesign.
February 11, 2019 - Naira Hovakimyan's "SYNergetic DROne delivery network in MEtropolis" study will examine the feasibility of using a combination of drones and ride-sharing vehicles to deliver packages to consumers.
February 6, 2019 - A diverse group of Illinois researchers are working together to develop robots capable of reducing the agricultural industry’s reliance on manual labor.
February 1, 2019 - Chenhui Shao has created a new course, Manufacturing Data and Quality Systems, that is one of the first of its kind in the country, aiming to prepare students to tackle the big data analytics that are becoming more prevalent in manufacturing.
January 31, 2019 - MechSE Professor Naira Hovakimyan discusses how technology such as drones and artificial intelligence can help farmers grow more food.
January 30, 2019 - MechSE alumnus James Pikul (now at the University of Pennsylvania), MechSE professor Bill King, MatSE faculty, and other colleagues have developed a sheet of nickel with nanoscale pores that make it as strong as titanium but four to five times lighter.