C-SWARM: A Framework for Predictive Science The multidisciplinary Center for Shock Wave-processing of Advanced Research Materials (C-SWARM) focuses on developing a computational framework for predictive science.
C-SWARM: A Framework for Predictive Science
University Partners in Manufacturing Innovation Institutes Notre Dame is one of only two universities to be named a partner in both of the advanced manufacturing institutes selected to receive government and private sector funding to help revolutionize manufacturing in the United States.
University Partners in Manufacturing Innovation Institutes
Microplasma Research in the Small Scale Transport Lab Researchers at Notre Dame are exploring low-temperature plasmas to address energy problems, offer new water purification methods, create new nanomaterials, and convert captured waste heat into electricity.
Microplasma Research in the Small Scale Transport Lab
Improving Components of Gas Turbine Engines Although the official ribbon cutting will not occur until June 2016, the he new $36M turbine facility, opened its doors on Feb. 8. It will provide an environment for the development of performance enhancing flow control technologies at conditions similar to those in real engines.
Improving Components of Gas Turbine Engines
Summer Engineering Program in China During this seven-week study abroad/internship opportunity Notre Dame students work with Chinese students at Tsinghua University on real-world design challenges supplied by multinational corporations.
Summer Engineering Program in China
Research Near the Speed of Light A generous donation to the University of Notre Dame's Airborne Aero-Optics Laboratory gave free-space communication a transonic boost as faculty, students, and staff continue researching near the speed of light in their new flying research lab.
Research Near the Speed of Light
Locomotion and Balance Affect Quality of Life Researchers at Notre Dame are pairing gaming components with the study of human balance and locomotion, and applying their findings to better understanding walking, balance, and physical rehabilitation.
Locomotion and Balance Affect Quality of Life

Welcome to the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering offers two undergraduate degree programs: aerospace engineering and mechanical engineering. Both tracks prepare students for careers in industry, government, or research laboratories.

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Four Notre Dame Students Finalists in Disney Imagineering Contest
Four Notre Dame Students Finalists in Disney Imagineering Contest
January 23, 2017

A team of four University of Notre Dame students has advanced to the finals of the 26th Walt Disney Imagineering Imaginations Design Competition, a contest created to encourage students to consider careers in creative and technical fields including digital arts, engineering and architecture.

Tengfei Luo Named 2016 DuPont Young Professor
Tengfei Luo Named 2016 DuPont Young Professor
January 17, 2017

Tengfei Luo, the Dorini Family Collegiate Chair in Energy Studies and assistant professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been named to the 2016 Class of DuPont Young Professors,

In Memoriam: Francis Kobayashi, assistant vice president emeritus for research
In Memoriam: Francis Kobayashi, assistant vice president emeritus for research
January 4, 2017

Francis M. Kobayashi, professor emeritus of aerospace and mechanical engineering and assistant vice president emeritus for research at the University of Notre Dame, died Dec. 27 (Tuesday) at Hospice House in South Bend, Indiana. He was 91.

Taflanidis Named Greek Diaspora Fellow
Taflanidis Named Greek Diaspora Fellow
December 15, 2016

Associate Professor Alexandros A. Taflanidis, the Frank M. Freimann Collegiate Chair in Structural Engineering, has been named a 2017 Greek Diaspora Fellow.

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Gianluca Blois

Gianluca Blois

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Phone: 574-631-3157
Office: 115 Hessert Aerospace Research Center

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College of Engineering Research Assistant Professor
Physical modelling of porous media and development of cutting-edge experimental techniques to quantify complex flow phenomena including multiphase flow, turbulence and contaminant transport. Techniques include Micro-PIV, Refractive Index Matching (RIM) and Endoscopic PIV. Fluid-structure ...
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Gianluca Blois

College of Engineering Research Assistant Professor
Physical modelling of porous media and development of cutting-edge experimental techniques to quantify complex flow phenomena including ...
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Michael Hunckler

Michael Hunckler

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Phone: 574-631-1899
Office: 225 Mutlidisciplinary Research Building

Michael Hunckler

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