The Department of Mechanical Engineering is home to a successful and recognized research department, with numerous connections to international industry. There are over 200 graduate students and 30 undergraduates working in our research labs, funded by over $8 million annually in government and industry grants. We have four Canadian Research Chairs, as well as four industry-funded research chairs.
Our research spans the fields of biomedical engineering, design and applied mechanics, mechatronics and manufacturing, and thermofluids. Check out some of our featured labs here to learn more about our department’s research.