Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Delaware! Here you'll find all the information you ever needed to know about what mechanical engineering is and the wonderful program we have at Delaware. From biomechanics to robotics and control, we're sure that you'll be excited to learn about all of the different areas of study we have to offer.



Novel Sensors

Novel Sensors Could Enable Smarter Textiles

Next-generation smart textiles with the ability to measure a wide range of pressure are being created by a team of engineers at the University of Delaware.


Blue Hen Racing

A Banner Year for Blue Hen Racing

If you dream of building or driving a race car, you can do it at the University of Delaware—all while earning an engineering degree.


Tsu-Wei Chou and Suresh Advani

Mechanical engineers share composites expertise

The University of Delaware’s Tsu-Wei Chou and Suresh Advani gave talks at the 18th European Conference on Composite Materials.


Ulta-Powerful Batteries

UD Hosts Mesoscopic Methods Conference

The 15th International Conference for Mesoscopic Methods in Engineering and Science (ICMMES 2018) was held at the University of Delaware.


Ulta-Powerful Batteries

Discovery could make ultra-powerful batteries safer, more efficient

Mechanical Engineering Professor Bingqing Wei leads team to curb formation of harmful dendrites in lithium metal batteries.


Blue Hen Racing

Driving High-Speed Innovation

Blue Hen Racing team heads to DC festival with UD-built Formula car


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