Mechanical & Materials Engineering

News & Events

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.

Giving Drones a New Lift

Posted on Feb 22, 2017

Discovery Channel's Daily Planet visits the Queen's University Mechanical and Materials Engineering OTTER lab to see the innovative work being done by Dr. Rival and his research group

Summer 2017 NSERC USRA program

Posted on Jan 25, 2017

Now Accepting applications for the NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Award program

Mech 460 Design Competition

Posted on Dec 19, 2016

Visiting Professor to China

Posted on Dec 05, 2016

PhD Candidate's aging spine study is one of a kind!

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

PhD Candidate Tara Diesbourg with Dr. Dumas is currently studying how aging affects the spine and surrounding tissues.

Winter TA Positions

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

Now Accepting TA applications for the Winter Term

Dr. Ugo Piomelli presents at the 175 Queen's Seminar Series

Posted on Nov 11, 2016

On Tuesday, November 15th, Dr. Ugo Piomelli speaks on Big Data in Turbulence: Unravelling Disorder, One Vortex at a Time.

FEAS Visiting Distinguished Speaker Series event Friday, Nov. 11

Posted on Nov 09, 2016

Don't miss the FEAS Visiting Distinguished Speaker Series event Friday, November 11th featuring Harrison Griffiths of -30- Forensic Engineering (formerly Giffin Koerth).

Distinguished Seminar Series

Posted on Oct 24, 2016

The department welcomes Dr. Grant Ingram from Durham University to the Distinguished Speakers Series on Friday, November 18 at 11:00 am