Our graduate students thrive to innovate. On June 4, their research excellence will be on display for the U of T community to see. Register today!
This year, the MIE community is proud to celebrate 125 years of research and teaching excellence in mechanical engineering.
The team won this year’s Shell Eco-Marathon Americas in Detroit, Michigan, with an efficiency of 3,421 miles per gallon—the equivalent of 6.82 millilitres of gasoline per 10 kilometres.
May. 28 - 29, 8 AM-5 PM
University of Toronto, 40 St George St, Toronto, room 1160
May. 30, TBC
Mechanical Building, 5 King's College Rd.
Jun. 4, 8 AM - 9 PM
Bahen Centre Atrium (symposium); 89 Chestnut (reception)
Jun. 15 - Jan. 18, 9 AM to 5 PM
May 22, 2015 — MIE Professor Andrew Jardine is the industry expert on predicting manufacturing failure risk, replacing or repairing at the optimal moment. Needless to say, his software innovation is a hit with manufacturers.
May 22, 2015 — Fifteen years ago, the da Vinci system of robotic surgery rocked the medical world with its ability to assist surgeons with difficult surgeries on organs and tissue. Today, MIE Professor Yu Sun is taking robotic surgery to a whole other level — to the cells themselves.
May 22, 2015 — Hani Naguib’s smart materials group is building artificial muscles, electronic skins and an array of other cool products.
May 22, 2015 — For 20-plus years, mechanical engineering professor Javad Mostaghimi (MIE) and his colleagues at the Centre for Advanced Coating Technologies have been conducting basic research into how coatings work and testing and developing new coatings as well as technologies for applying them.
May 21, 2015 — According to recent studies, texting while driving has surpassed drunkenness as the leading cause of death for teen drivers. Find out how Professor Birsen Donmez is finding new ways to reduce distracted driving.