Notre Dame's e-NABLE Group at Work Students in the College of Engineering's e-NABLE group put their skills and creativity to work to help children with limb differences.
Notre Dame's e-NABLE Group at Work
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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Replicating human heart tissue for testing therapies yields promising results
Replicating human heart tissue for testing therapies yields promising results
November 15, 2018

Notre Dame engineers have been focusing on developing human equivalent tissues for use in pre-clinical studies for understanding and treating medical conditions such as heart disease and breast cancer.

Notre Dame's second annual Gold Mass set for Nov. 15
Notre Dame's second annual Gold Mass set for Nov. 15
November 7, 2018

The second annual Gold Mass for scientists and engineers will be celebrated at 5:15 p.m. Nov. 15 (Thursday) in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart at the University of Notre Dame. Rev. Terrence P. Ehrman, C.S.C., assistant director of the Center for Theology, Science and Human Flourishing, will preside and preach.

Notre Dame researchers to tackle autism, preeclampsia and more through new funding
Notre Dame researchers to tackle autism, preeclampsia and more through new funding
September 7, 2018

Nine faculty from the University of Notre Dame have received awards for five projects from the Advanced Diagnostics and Therapeutics’ Discovery Fund. Each year, grants from the Discovery Fund are awarded to researchers who propose novel technologies and diagnostics that can improve human and environmental health.

Schmid elected international director to SME board
Schmid elected international director to SME board
September 7, 2018

Steven R. Schmid, professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering, has been elected to the Society of Manufacturing Engineers Board of Directors, where he will serve a two-year term as an international director beginning January 1, 2019.

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Joseph Powers

Joseph Powers

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Combustion, Fluid Mechanics, Thermochemistry, Computational Science, Applied Mathematics
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Joseph Powers

Combustion, Fluid Mechanics, Thermochemistry, Computational Science, Applied Mathematics
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Barry Pawlowski

Barry Pawlowski

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Michael Ryan

Michael Ryan

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College of Engineering Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
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Michael Ryan

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