The hallmarks of ME@BU are:

  • World class, interdisciplinary research
  • Excellent undergraduate and graduate programs, ranked among the top 20 private universities, 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:

  • MEMS & nanotechnology
  • Materials
  • Thermofluid Sciences, Energy & Sustainability
  • Acoustics & Vibrations
  • Computational Science & Engineering
  • Biomechanics
  • Dynamics, Robotics, Systems and Control

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.