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Department of Mechanical Engineering

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.


Katelyn DiBenedetto holds an arrowhead
Oct 20, 2016
Research

From finances to energy, health care, and more, UNLV graduate student researchers are asking important questions about America’s future.


Chase Northrup with his mother Nancy
Aug 18, 2016
People

A future aerospace engineer and son of UNLV alumni.


Student jogs in indoor facility
Aug 3, 2016
Business & Community

MealCheck Technologies, Inc. will produce the UNLV invention, which combines the best of existing fitness-monitoring devices to make dieting or staying healthy easier than ever.