Research Areas

The research activity in the department covers applied and basic research, cuts across disciplines, and offers students both breadth and depth. We invite you to browse our research areas in more depth by clicking on the areas below.

  • Acoustics and Vibrations
    • Aeroacoustics
    • Biomedical Acoustics
    • Ocean Acoustics
    • Physical Acoustics
    • Vibrations (built and natural world)
    • Vibrations at the MEMS scale
  • Biomechanics
    • Biomechancial Imaging
    • Orthopaedic Biomechanics and Mechanobiology
    • Cardiovascular Soft Tissue Biomechanics
    • Shockwave Lithotripsy
  • Computational Science and Engineering
    • Computational Method Development
      • Fluid Mechanics
      • Mechanics and Materials
    • Applications of Computational Methods
      • Fluids, Thermodynamics and Acoustics
      • Robotics and Controls
      • Mechanics and Materials
  • Dynamics, Robotics, Systems and Controls
    • Dynamics, Systems and Controls
    • Robotics
    • Automation
  • Thermofluid Sciences, Energy and Sustainability
    • Fundamental and Applied Thermofluid Sciences
    • Green Technologies
    • Sustainable Electric Power Systems
  • Materials
    • Materials for Healthcare Applications
    • Materials for Energy and Environment
    • Materials Theory and Modeling
    • Materials at the Micro/Nano Scale
  • MEMS and Nanotechnology
    • Materials Characterization
    • MEMS and NEMS
    • Nanobiotechnology
    • Nanomaterials Theory and Modeling