Klesse College's Department of Mechanical Engineering is home to many nationally and internationally-recognized faculty conducting research of critical importance to industry and governmental agencies.

Students are able to conduct research under the direction of faculty as early as their first semester as a Roadrunner. Students are encouraged to explore faculty profiles for research interests and specialties and to contact those they are interested in working with.

Research Areas

Mechanics and Materials

Thermal-Fluid & Energy

Manufacturing & Systems Engineering

Robotics, device design & control

Biomechanics & healthcare Engineering


Undergraduate Majors


Master's Degrees


Doctoral Degrees


Certificate Programs