Mechanical Engineering: A Tradition of Excellence

Our graduate program is ranked 49th in the nation among doctoral-granting mechanical engineering departments by the 2014 US News & World Report: America’s Best Graduate Schools.

The National Science Foundation ranks the Department of Mechanical Engineering–Engineering Mechanics as 22nd for research expenditures among all mechanical engineering departments in the US.

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Scott Miers

Scott Miers

PhD, Michigan Technological University

Contact

906-487-2709
samiers@mtu.edu

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering–Engineering Mechanics

Dr. Miers joined the ME-EM Department at Michigan Tech in August of 2008. He was previously employed by Argonne National Laboratory in the Engines and Emissions Research section where his research focus was on internal combustion engine efficiency, emissions, and performance. He was also closely involved with alternative and renewable fuels . . .

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Carl Anderson

Carl L. Anderson

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin

Contact

906-487-2005, 906-487-2378
cander@mtu.edu

Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Engineering

Carl Anderson earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Tech, an MS from Stanford University, and a PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics in 1980 and has taught courses in energy thermofluids. He is a member of SAE, ASME, and ASEE. In . . .

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Ossama Abdelkhalik

Ossama Abdelkhalik

PhD, Texas A&M University

Contact

906-487-3503
ooabdelk@mtu.edu

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering–Engineering Mechanics

Dr. Abdelkhalik conducts research in the area of dynamics, control, and  global optimization with applications to spacecraft trajectory planning, data assimilation in oil reservoirs, systems design, and traffic engineering. In some applications, the design space has numerous local minima, with mixed variables (integer and real), and the number of optimization . . .