Department News

Check our news page often to keep up with the latest news, achievements, research and student successes here at Western Michigan University’s Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

 Open Position

Mechanical Engineering Faculty Position
 

Student success stories

Mechanical engineering students pitch, place and take home awards

SAE Baja vehicle shreds the track in the Blizzard Baja

Formula SAE vehicle to hit the track at Fiat Chrysler before competition

Two awarded Tau Beta Pi Scholarships

Mechanical engineers take a spin in Kalamazoo's Holiday Parade

Formula FSAE team off to a fast start

Brower receives scholarship from gear industry organization

Brueshaber awarded prestigious NASA fellowship

Engineering students develop high-tech motorcycle safety device

Entrepreneurial engineer wins $10,000 award for software program

Matthew Baird receives NASA Space Technology Research Fellowship

Student finalist in international innovation challenge

 

Department News Stories

Dr. Roger Veldman inducted into the Alumni Excellence Academy

2016-2017 graduate student award recipients

Liou presents at Penn State

Naghshineh named chair of mechanical and aerospace engineering department

Liu develops innovative, efficient way to harness wind power

DENSO North America Foundation awards $50,000 grant

Lee authors Thermoelectrics: Design and Materials

NSF $452,399 award to bring state-of-the-art instrument to WMU

Auto lab upgrades make it a premier teaching and research facility

Dr. Richard Meyer joins mechanical engineering department

University nanoSatellite program p-spec mission

Up, up and away

WMU's 3D virtual labs provide hands-on learning around the world

Dr. D. Kujawski's Research

Dr. Pnina Ari-Gur's research

Dr. William Liou's research

News from Dr. Claudia Fajardo-Hansford

Study of blind cane vibration

Study of anthropogenic noise on songbird behavior

 

Department Newsletters

2016-2017 department newsletter

2015-2016 department newsletter