The hallmarks of ME@BU are:

  • world class, interdisciplinary research
  • excellent undergraduate and graduate programs that promote student and faculty interactions
  • a department-wide sense of community and global responsibility.

The ME@BU research portfolio is grouped into seven focus areas:

  • acoustics & vibrations
  • biomechanics
  • computational science & engineering
  • dynamics, robotics, systems, & controls
  • thermofluid sciences, energy and sustainability
  • materials
  • MEMS & nanotechnology

The ME educational components provide students with a strong technical foundation as well as access to a wide array of educational opportunities that extend beyond the classroom. Our graduates are well equipped to take on leadership roles in industry, government and academia. We are a part of the College of Engineering at Boston University.