News & Events

Dr. Keith Pilkey Named Department Head of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Dr. Keith Pilkey Named Department Head, MME

Posted on Apr 17, 2018


Dr. Keith Pilkey has been named head of the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering here at Queen's for a five-year term.


Professor and Students Receive Awards at Recent MECH Banquet

MECH Banquet Awards

Posted on Apr 06, 2018


Three awards were given out to students and a professor at the recent MECH Banquet this week. The Silver Wrench Award, the Brass Wrench Award and the K.L. Murray Award. Read on for more. . .


ASM Ottawa Valley Student Awards

MME Students Receive Ottawa Valley Student Awards

Posted on Mar 26, 2018


Congratulations to David Bobyn (3rd year MME Materials Option) and Brad Higgins (3rd year Eng. Phys. Materials Option) for receiving ASM Ottawa Valley Chapter Student Awards.


4 MME Faculty Receive Provincial Funding for World-Class Research

Funding for MME Research Teams and Labs

Posted on Mar 16, 2018


Four faculty members in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering recently received funding from the Government of Ontario to support their research teams and laboratory operations.


Professor Pollard Wins Alumni Achievement Medal

Posted on Feb 12, 2018


Professor Pollard Wins Alumni Achievement Medal


MME Profs featured in Biomass Magazine for Pellet Design

MME Pellet Design Research featured in Biomass Magazine

Posted on Feb 02, 2018


MME research featured in Biomass magazine


Professor Il Yong Kim featured in Automotive News Canada

Prof Kim's group working with General Motors of Canada

Posted on Jan 24, 2018


Professor Il Yong Kim was featured in Automotive News Canada yesterday for the research he is conducting with his graduate students. They are providing vital fundamental scientific research in the auto sector for General Motors of Canada.


Distinguished Speaker Series

Aeroacoustics of complex turbulent flows

Posted on Jan 08, 2018


Dr. Stéphane Moreau of Université de Sherbrooke will give a Distinguished Speakers Series talk on noise reduction design and the aeroacoustics of complex turbulent flows.


Queen's Graduate Students win at annual UNENE R&D workshop

Posted on Dec 15, 2017


Congratulations to Oksana Simane and Travis Skippon who won 2nd and 3rd for their poster presentations at the University Network of Excellence in Nuclear Engineering (UNENE) annual 2 day R&D workshop


Distinguished Speaker Series

Vortex Interactions with Rigid and Deformable Bodies

Posted on Nov 20, 2017


Dr. Sean Peterson (University of Waterloo) will present an overview of the work performed in his lab on vortex/structure interactions.


Distinguished Speaker Series

U of T Professor Speaks on Low-dimensional Materials

Posted on Nov 20, 2017


On Friday, December 1, at 11 am Professor Chandra Veer Singh of the University of Toronto will speak on low-dimensional materials for lightweight transportation and sustainable energy. In his talk he will describe the role of computational materials science to design these materials.


Distinguished Speaker Series

Swedish Researcher Gives Biomechanics Lecture on Foot and Ankle

Posted on Oct 12, 2017


Dr. Toni Arndt from Sweden will discuss in vivo, intrinsic kinematics of the foot and ankle on Friday, October 13 in the Human Mobility Research Centre (HMRC) Conference Room at 9 am.


New Faculty for Mechanical and Materials Engineering

New hires slated to start January 1, 2018

Posted on Aug 15, 2017


MME has officially hired four new faculty members for the department, to start January, 2018.


Fall TA Positions

Posted on Aug 08, 2017


Now Accepting TA applications for the Fall Term


Distinguished Speaker Series

Dr. Galipon to Speak on 3D printing and the Biomimetics of 3D Microstructures

Posted on Jul 06, 2017


Dr. Josephine Galipon of Keio University Institute for Advanced Biosciences, Japan will be speaking in McLaughlin Hall, Room 312 on Monday at 11 am.


Note from Outgoing Dept Head

Kevin Deluzio writes a final note to Mechanical and Materials Engineering Dept as Outgoing Head

Posted on Jun 29, 2017


Professor and Outgoing Head Kevin Deluzio sports a Queen's Mech hat, in honour of his last few days as Dept Head, before he transitions to Dean, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering


CSME Gold Medal Recipient

CSME Gold Medal Recipient

Posted on Jun 14, 2017


Michael Cain was awarded the CSME Gold Medal recipient award during Convocation May 31.


Queen’s Research Opportunities Fund

Professor Lai Receives Queen’s Research Opportunities Fund

Posted on Jun 06, 2017


Congrats to Queen's MME Professor Yongjun Lai who received a QROF award.


Solar Design Team Presents Research at International Battery Conference

Posted on Apr 04, 2017


The Queen’s Solar Design Team (QSDT) presented research at the International Battery Seminar and Exhibit in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


New Funding from Canada Foundation for Innovation

Funding for Building and Designing Assistive Technology Lab

Posted on Feb 28, 2017


Dr. Claire Davies has earned funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) John R. Evans Leaders Fund.