Department Events

Colloquium: David M. Pierce
June 07, 2019 @ 11:10 am
Winston Chung Hall 205/206
Virtual Cartilage: Toward Translational Applications David M. Pierce, Ph.D. Associate Professor Departments of Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering & Mathematics University of Connecticut Osteoarthritis (OA) is a debilitating disease that afflicts nearly 20% of people in the US, costing more than $185.5 billion a…
Ph.D. Defense: AmirHessam Aminfar
June 05, 2019 @ 10:00 am
Bourns Hall A171
Application of Computer Vision to Transport Phenomena Doctor of Philosophy, Graduate Program in Mechanical Engineering University of California, Riverside, June 2019 Dr. Marko Princevac,, Chairperson From the large scale atmospheric turbulent motion to blood flow in microvessels, our daily lives are dependent on various scales…
M.S. Defense: Vashishtha Bhatt
June 03, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Winston Chung Hall 203
Simultaneous State and Parameter Estimation of Glucose Metabolism in Type 1 Diabetes subjects Master of Science, Graduate Program in Mechanical Engineering University of California, Riverside, March 2019 Dr. Thomas Stahovich, Chairperson Approximately 1.5 million people live with type 1 diabetes in the US alone. The chronic…
Olivia Graeve
Colloquium: Olivia A. Graeve
May 31, 2019 @ 11:10 am
Bourns Hall A265
Morphologically controlled composites: emerging materials for extreme environments Olivia A. Graeve, Ph.D. Professor of Mechanics and Materials Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego This talk will present an overview of the microstructure and phase stability of hexaboride…

Department News

Ph.D. students Nami Davoodzadeh and David Halaney receive NSF Spirit of I-Corps Award
UC Riverside Mechanical Engineering Ph.D. students Nami Davoodzadeh and David Halaney, along with UCR Entrepreneur-in-Residence Steve Sharp, participated in the National Science Foundation’s I-Corps program this Winter. This program simulates a business start-up environment, enabling teams to assess product-market fit through …
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Asst. Professor Sinisa Coh is Awarded a 2019 NSF Career Award
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Asst. Professor Richard Wilson is Awarded a 2019 NSF Career Award
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Congratulations to Nami Davoodzadeh and David Halaney, along with UCR Entrepreneur-in-Residence Steve Sharp, for participating in the National Science Foundation's I-Corps program this Winter. Out of 24 international teams participating, they received special recognition with the “Spirit of I-Corps Award” for assessing the marketability of a blood perfusion monitoring device by interviewing over 100 professionals throughout the medical device business ecosystem, including 50+ surgeons. #ucriverside #entrepreneur #bcoe
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The Mechanical Engineering Department presents the Distinguished Speaker Series. On Friday, January 25th, 2019 from 2-3PM, Dr. Diran Apelian from Worchester Polytechnic Institute will be presenting in the Genomics Auditorium (RM 1102). His presentation is titled "Industry 4.0 - An Emerging Era for Materials Processing"
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Jeanette Cobian has been selected as a summer intern for the NASA DEVELOP National program, a program which engages individuals from across disciplines with NASA Earth observational data through projects in various focus areas including Disasters, Ecological Forecasting, and Health and Air Quality. She will be spending 8-weeks in Greenbelt, Maryland at Science Systems and Applications, Inc. supporting the DEVELOP Program at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. Go Jeanette!!! . . . . . . #nasa #Goddard #california #research #meatucr#ucrhiglander #ucr #lifeatucr #collegelife#iamanengineer #stem #engineering#science
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