University of Rochester

Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Mechanical Engineering


River Campus (mailing address): 500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd., Rochester, NY 14627 River Campus (GPS/maps): 252 Elmwood Ave., Roche

Wilson Blvd

Rochester, NY 14642

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Mechanical Engineering;Ph.D. - Materials Science, M.S. - Mechanical Engineering;M.S. - Materials Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Research in the department falls into two broad categories: solid mechanics-materials science and fluid mechanics-plasma physics. Much of this work is interdisciplinary and takes advantage of links between the Mechanical Engineering Department and the Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) and the School of Medicine and Dentistry (SMD), as well as with the Department of Physics and Astronomy (DPA) and Biomedical Engineering (BME) in the College.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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