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Department of Mechanical Engineering

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
May 3, 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 and 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 and 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.


baloons with debate logo
Feb 5, 2016
Campus News

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.


crowd of students
Jan 6, 2016
Campus News

Media headlines highlighting UNLV's success in reaching milestones surrounding academics and recruitment.


John Nguyen deals Show Pai
Jan 5, 2016
Business and Community

Media coverage from 2015 highlighting research partnerships between UNLV and industry that support regional economic development.


closeup of robot
Dec 1, 2015
Research

The creations of Paul Oh, technologist and visionary, are in the vanguard of a robotics revolution.


Metal Rebel behind the wheel of Local Motors' 3D-printed LOCO vehicle
Sep 8, 2015
Research

Automotive education partnership will help drive the next generation of vehicle technology.


Insoles
May 21, 2015
Research

Amputation is a serious threat to people with diabetes. A team of UNLV faculty researchers, entrepreneurial students, and economic development experts is working to bring a better way to prevent the problem to market soon.