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Mechanical Engineering

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If it moves, a mechanical engineer probably had something to do with it. In our department, we're investigating mechanical systems ranging from how organisms move through aquatic environments to how groups of robots can coordinate flight through the skies.

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 Students at the undergraduate/graduate reserach poster competition

Congratulations to our poster competition winners!


Congratulations to the winners of our undergraduate/graduate research poster competition, held Friday, April 8th:

1st place: Arpith Siddiah ($375)
2nd place: Sierra Adibi ($275)
3rd Place: Corey Trujillo ($175)

 Miles Greiner, Regent Crear and President Johnson in a mechanical engineering lab

Regents Crear and Page tour Mechanical Engineering building


The Department of Mechanical Engineering was proud to host Regents Crear and Page along with University President Marc Johnson for a tour of the department research and teaching labs. During the tour, the Regents, President Johnson and Dr. Miles Greiner visited several labs and evaluated the condition of the historic Palmer Engineering Building.

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Mechanical Engineering (312)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-6931

Fax (775) 784-1701

Palmer Engineering, 200

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