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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Portrait of Mechanical Engineering Professor Kwang J. Kim, Ph.D.
Apr 10, 2018
People

Kwang Kim, a 2018 Distinguished Professor, work in biomedical engineering is inspiring a new generation of researchers.


Mar 15, 2018
Business & Community

March 31 game marks 8-year-old Las Vegas girl Hailey Dawson's first Major League Baseball park pitch in 2018 using her UNLV 3D-printed hand.


Portrait of Milo Ocampo
Mar 7, 2018
People

The co-founder of UNLV’s first esports organization on building community among gamers and UNLV’s chances of winning its first Mountain West Showdown.


UNLV grad cap
Dec 15, 2017
People

Five UNLV graduates will be recognized by President Len Jessup during winter commencement for their combination of academic excellence and service to the community.


Dec 6, 2017
Business & Community

A pedestrian lighting system, a new pallet design for warehouses, a remote-controlled device that can detect IEDs, and a location-sharing app designed to encourage human interaction among more than 30 projects on display.


family on porch step
Nov 16, 2017
People

From a campus proposal under UNLV's "kissing tree" to a medical crisis — how alumni Matthew and Laura Cutler have handled it all.


Oct 27, 2017
People

Meet Maria Gerardi, the UNLV engineering graduate student behind 7-year-old Hailey Dawson's World Series pitch using a 3D-printed prosthetic hand.


girl with robohand
Sep 19, 2017
Campus News

UNLV College of Engineering teams up with a baseball-loving 7-year-old to raise awareness for a rare condition. Here's how you can be part of the team for other kids who need "Robohands."


Rebel Racing driver Cody Mao puts UNLV SAE's car through the paces in Gorman, California.
Jul 27, 2017
People

UNLV's Society of Automotive Engineers chapter sets high-water marks in off-road vehicle design and race competition.


Fireworks ignite during commencement
May 11, 2017
People

UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to select and highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.


Closeup of books
Apr 18, 2017
Research

From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.


Team Wingin' It stands in front of U.N.L.V. sign
Feb 15, 2017
Business & Community

Team Wingin’ It, a group led by UNLV students, hatched a plan to help Las Vegas become more energy efficient and plucked the $10K grand prize during the Consumer Electronics Show.


cloesup of commencement cap and 2016 tassle
Dec 15, 2016
Campus News

Four newly minted grads will be recognized by UNLV President Len Jessup during Saturday's commencement for their academic and research excellence.


Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System facility
Nov 8, 2016
Research

Director of UNLV's Center for Energy Research Robert Boehm helps make serious improvements that cut down on desert solar power plant's use of water.