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  Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Scotland
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Glasgow, Scotland
The Department of Mechanical Engineering is one of only two grade 5 research departments of Mechanical Engineering in Scotland and exists within the oldest Faculty of Engineering in the United Kingdom.
The University was also the first UK university to appoint a Professor of Engineering when, in 1840, Queen Victoria created the Chair of Civil Engineering and Mechanics.
www.mech.gla.ac.uk   (127 words)

  Mechanical engineering - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mechanical engineering is a very broad field of engineering that involves the application of physical principles for analysis, design, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems.
In the United States, the order of growth of the different branches of engineering, measured by the date a professional society was formed, is civil engineering (1852), mining and metallurgical engineering (1871), mechanical engineering (1880), electrical engineering (1884), and chemical engineering (1908).
An engineering education is based on a strong foundation in mathematics and science; this is followed by courses emphasizing the application of this knowledge to a specific field and studies in the social sciences and humanities to give the engineer a broader education.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mechanical_engineering   (640 words)

 Bradley University: Department of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering is a creative profession, the broadest and most versatile of the engineering professions.
Mechanical engineers typically work in such areas as robotics, bio-engineering, microprocessor control, energy conversion, energy management, fluid dynamics, power production, manufacturing, computer-aided design, machine design, and material science.
The department supports an array of Mechanical Engineering laboratories including dedicated laboratories for robotic, a material science, microprocessors, fluid dynamics, a thermal sciences, solar energy, a computers, and the Burke's Design Center These labs are well equipped with modern instrumentation, data acquisition, and computing facilities.
www.bradley.edu /academics/eng/Mechanical   (319 words)

 Department of Mechanical Engineering   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mechanical engineering is broadly concerned with energy--its transformation from one form to another, its transmission, use and conservation.
Mechanical engineers conceive, plan, design and direct the production, distribution and operation of a wide variety of devices, machines and systems for energy conservation, environmental control, materials processing, transportation and materials handling.
Mechanical engineers are curious about how things are made and work; they have a desire to solve problems and a talent for understanding the operation of mechanical devices.
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 The Sloan Career Cornerstone Center
Mechanical engineering is one of the largest, broadest, and oldest engineering disciplines.
Mechanical engineers use the principles of energy, materials, and mechanics to design and manufacture machines and devices of all types.
Mechanical engineering is one of the broadest engineering disciplines.
www.careercornerstone.org /mecheng/mecheng.htm   (257 words)

 Mechanical Engineering Fact Sheet
The mechanical engineering degree with the polymers and coatings minor is a special program that prepares students for careers that require specialized chemistry and polymers training such as the manufacture of coatings to enhance and preserve vehicles, structures and machines.
This program was developed jointly by the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Coatings and Polymeric Materials, and is for students wishing to prepare for a career as a mechanical engineer in the polymers and coatings industry or in a manufacturing industry as a mechanical engineer with a good coatings background.
To enroll in the mechanical engineering curriculum for the freshman year, students should have two years of high school algebra and one year of trigonometry, as well as a year in chemistry and physics.
www.ndsu.edu /ndsu/academic/factsheets/eng_arch/mechan.shtml   (764 words)

 Tufts University | Department of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical engineering is for those who love to invent, design, build, and take things apart.
Mechanical engineers understand materials, fluids, heat transfer, and vibrations so that they can create new inventions - be they airplanes or computer housings.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering combines a strong base in the physical, mathematical, and engineering sciences and the humanities and social sciences with hands-on laboratory experience.
ase.tufts.edu /mechanical   (248 words)

 Santa Clara University - Department of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical engi­neering is essential to the proper design and manufacture of nearly every physical product in our modern world.
As such, mechanical engineers are a fundamental resource for most industries, and work in interdisciplinary environments.
Mechanical engineers must have the ability to see broad perspectives across disciplines and indus­tries, and yet solve very local and specialized problems.
www.scu.edu /engineering/me/index.cfm   (178 words)

 Mechanical Engineering   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mechanical Engineering encompasses many areas that have a strong impact on the economic and industrial development of societies and nations.
Building on the base of mathematics, basic sciences, and the general engineering core courses, all mechanical engineering students are required to have balanced knowledge and skills in the areas of energy, structures and motion relevant to modern mechanical engineering systems.
The Mechanical Engineering Program was accredited by the Egyptian Supreme Council of National Universities in 1983 and graduates of the program may register in the Egyptian Syndicate for Engineers immediately after graduation.
www.aucegypt.edu /academic/engrweb/mechanical.htm   (1051 words)

 Job Opportunites Page
MECHANICAL ENGINEER: An engineering inspection firm seeks a mechanical engineer to direct engineering personnel in test control apparatuses/equipment; coordinate and inspect fabrication and installation activities to confirm engineering design; develop methods and procedures for testing as req; must have a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and also must be cert.
The College of Engineering at The University of Akron is inviting applications for the position of design faculty in Mechanical Engineering.
Candidates for this position in Engineering Design and Mechanics must have a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering, or a closely related field, and must have demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in teaching, research, graduate student supervision, verbal and written communication, and collaboration with colleagues with engineering and non-engineering backgrounds.
www.memagazine.org /contents/current/jobs/jobs.html   (6972 words)

 College Majors and Careers - Mechanical Engineering
Engineering is a profession in which knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences is applied to develop ways to use the materials and forces of nature economically for the benefit of humanity.
Mechanical and aerospace engineering plays a dominant role in enhancing economic vitality, safety and overall quality of life.
Mechanical engineers are concerned with the principles of force, energy and motion.
careerservices.rutgers.edu /Mmechanicaleng.htm   (319 words)

 Mechanical engineering Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Engineering drawings of the objects to be fabricated are typically created.
Through the application of Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), the models may also be used directly by software to create "instructions" for the manufacture of objects represented by the models, through computer numerically-controlled (CNC) machining or other automated processes, without the need for intermediate drawings.
Fundamental subjects of mechanical engineering include: dynamics, statics, strength of materials, heat transfer, fluid mechanics, solid mechanics, control theory, pneumatics, hydraulics, mechatronics and applied thermodynamics.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/m/me/mechanical_engineering.html   (422 words)

 Mechanical Engineering Department
Mechanical engineers are employed in a wide range of industries such as manufacturing, transportation, energy, food, and biomedical application.
Mechanical engineers possess a firm understanding of science, mathematics and engineering needed to carry out these complex tasks which are so important to a modern technological society.
Principles of fluid mechanics and their applications; fluid properties; fluid statics; one-dimensional incompressible flow; concepts of multi-dimensional flows including conservation principles; similitude and dimensional analysis; internal and external viscous flow; elements of compressible flow; design considerations in fluid mechanics.
www.fullerton.edu /catalog/academic_departments/egme.asp   (3933 words)

Engineering thermodynamics, including thermodynamic concepts and properties, the first and second laws of thermodynamics, energy conversion, refrigeration, humidification, and combustion.
Fundamental mechanisms and processes of gaseous and particulate control equipment for absorption and adsorption of gaseous pollutants; electrostatic precipitation and filtration of particular pollutants.
Fundamental concepts of mechanical measurements, principles of sensors and transducers, signal conditioning and data acquisition, advanced experiment planning and analysis, and applications in mechanical engineering.
www.washington.edu /students/crscat/meche.html   (4043 words)

 Encyclopedia Galactica - Me to Mh - Human (Anglic) Revised 351st Edition
Field of engineering field that studies the design and development of drytech mechanical devices, including virchmodeling; customising from templates; fabrication methods; optimising (e.g.
It is noted that the engineering of memetic totems is somewhat feasable among all social creatures, be they alien or terragen, however the exact social groupings and patterns vary markably, especially among non-baselines, AIs of various levels, and alien species.
Although the exact mechanism is unknown, it is rumored that Manus Dei level technology is employed to provide a level of data storage beyond anything normally accessible to sub-diety minds.
www.orionsarm.com /eg/m/Me-Mh.html   (5887 words)

 Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering
The School of Mechanical Engineering has an international reputation for the quality of its teaching and research activities.
As a testimony to these strengths, the School was awarded the highest possible rating of 5** in the most recent UK Government Research Assessment Exercise.
With over 700 students from all around the World, and around £3.4m in research income, we are a major player in the field of mechanical engineering.
www.engineering.leeds.ac.uk /mech/school/index.shtml   (261 words)

 University of South Alabama, Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering at the University of South Alabama
Mechanical engineering students also learn about computer aided design (CAD), computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), and they get involved in design projects.
Many mechanical engineers go on to enter master's or doctoral programs, which, in addition to continued classroom study, include such activities as laboratory research projects and computational analysis.
www.southalabama.edu /engineering/mechanical   (258 words)

 Engineering at Sheffield
The University of Sheffield's Department of Mechanical Engineering is one of the largest and most respected in the UK, consistently achieving high ratings for teaching quality and research.
We look on academic study as being just one part of the whole learning experience, which is why undergraduate and postgraduate teaching combine with research and industrial relationships to create a dynamic department where academic learning meets innovation, research, discovery, design and manufacture.
As an example of our success in Mechanical Engineering, we received over £4m in research income in 2001 from EPSRC and from the largest multinational companies to the smallest local partnerships, and over 90% of our MEng students graduated with First Class or Upper Second degrees.
www.shef.ac.uk /mecheng   (237 words)

 Cal Poly Mechanical Engineering Department
The Mechanical Engineering department offers students a nationally renowned program based on Cal Poly, Pomona's "learn by doing" approach to education.
ME graduates are uniquely suited to jobs in all traditional areas of mechanical engineering including mechanics, machine design, energy systems, fluid flow, heat transfer and thermodynamics.
Unique to the Mechanical Engineering department is the ME Project Development Laboratory.
www.csupomona.edu /~me   (268 words)

 Mechanical Engineering
Welcome to Mechanical Engineering at UQ Mechanical Engineering at UQ was established in 1949 and since then it has been the number one choice for Queensland school leavers wanting to pursue a career in mechanical engineering.
Mechanical Engineering is an exciting profession with great potential for personal growth as well as making significant contributions to the wealth and well-being of the nation.
We offer three undergraduate programs: Mechanical Engineering; Mechanical and Space Engineering; and Mechatronic Engineering (jointly with the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering).
www.eng.uq.edu.au /mechanical   (165 words)

 BUBL LINK: Mechanical engineering
Specialist group within the School of Manufacturing, Materials, and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Plymouth.
Aims to be the premier organisation for promoting the art, science, and practice of mechanical engineering throughout the world.
Journal about new experimental methods and demonstrations of value to mechanical engineering students at less than graduate level, including the construction of apparatus for specific tests, teaching methods and aids (e.g.
bubl.ac.uk /link/m/mechanicalengineering.htm   (276 words)

 Mechanical Engineering: Mechanical Engineering
In January 2001, two new divisions, formerly belonging to the Department of Mechanics and Materials, were added to our department: Materials Engineering, Mechanics, and Solid Mechanics.
Our main tasks are research and postgraduate education within a broad field of mechanical engineering areas, as well as undergraduate and graduate education within the Master's programs in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Management and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, and Environmental Engineering.
Mechanical Engineering, LTH, P.O. Box 124, 221 00 Lund, Sweden.
www.mecheng.lth.se /english   (110 words)

 Welcome to Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Birmingham’s Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering produces graduates who are creative, highly numerate and skilled at solving problems and delivering results.
This is possible only as a result of our first-rate staff and our on-going focus on excellence in engineering research and technology.
An excellent environment for studying Mechanical Engineering disciplines, with highly effective international degree programmes world-wide and high quality postgraduate opportunities
www.eng.bham.ac.uk /mechanical   (179 words)

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