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Mechanical Engineering

Ideas in Motionsm

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 Recognized at Honor the Best, Spring Celebration


Congratulations to Brian McElrath, who received the University's Outstanding Student Worker Award at the Honor the Best Ceremony held on May 10th.

Brian also received the department's Outstanding Senior Scholar Award. Congratulations also to Ruben Pineda, who received the Senior Service Award at the College of Engineering Spring Celebration.

Henry Fu

Henry Fu publishes prestigious paper


Congratulations to Henry Fu and his student Amir Mirbagheri, who recently published a paper in Physical Review Letters, which is one of the best journals in physics. The article was also chosen as an Editor's Selection.

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Mechanical Engineering (0312)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-6931

Fax (775) 784-1701

Knudtsen Resource Center, 100

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