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.



Biomechanics Center to Continue REU

Biomechanics Center to Continue REU

UD’s Center for Biomechanical Engineering Research receives REU funding through 2021.


Structural Health Sensors

Using Sensors to Spot Infrastructure Damage

An entrepreneurial team based at the University of Delaware is working to commercialize a system that could make infrastructure such as bridges and pipelines safer.


Smart City

Transport in UD's Scaled Smart City

Yiming Wan is studying the use of drones in combination with smart or autonomous vehicles to optimize traffic flow.


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.


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