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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.

Undergraduate Program

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Graduate Program

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We've moved!

Historic Palmer Engineering is undergoing renovations this year, so we've moved to the Knudtsen Resource Center located on 100 Valley Road.

Mechanical Engineering welcomes new faculty

Five new faculty members have joined our department this year. Head on over to our faculty and staff page to meet your newest professors!

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Contact Us

Mechanical Engineering (0312)

1000 Valley Road

Reno, NV 89557

Phone (775) 784-6931

Fax (775) 784-1701

Knudtsen Resource Center, 100

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