Welcome

This fact sheet describes some of the major academic and research components of the department involving the faculty, programs, and student activities. The MAE Department offers BS, MS and PhD in Mechanical Engineering (ME) and Aerospace Engineering (AE). Further, a ME/AE Dual Degree program is available as well as a ME degree with a minor in AE.

The fall 2020-2021 enrollment:

Bachelor Degree (700 Students)

Mechanical
341
Aerospace
184
Dual ME/AE
178

Master Degree

Mechanical
21
Aerospace
8

Doctoral Degree

Mechanical
27
Aerospace
5

Faculty Distribution by Rank

Professors
5
Associate Professors
8
Assistant Professors
5
COE Teaching Asst. Professors
2
Total
20
National Academy of Engineering
1
Department Professorships
4
Archival Publications (2019)
73
Faculty Patents
5
Textbooks & Research Monographs
3
Active Research Funding Sources

NSF, LANL, SNL, NIH, NASA, AFOSR, USBR

Professional Societies (Student Sections)
American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

 

 

Rocket

Rocketry Club

Advisor: Dr. F. Shu, IREC 2018, Watch Team Video


AIAA Design Build Fly

AIAA, Design-Build-Fly (DBF)

Advisor: Dr. A. Gross, Watch Team Video


Mini Baja

ASME, MINI BAJA

Advisor: Mr. K. Ruble, Watch Team Video