What is Mechanical Engineering?
Mechanical engineering is a very broad discipline incorporating the research, design, development, manufacturing and testing of mechanical devices.
Areas mechanical engineers work in:
- Machine Design
- Systems Design
- Manufacturing and Production
- Energy Conversion
- Energy Resources
- Transportation and Environmental Impact
- Materials and Structures
Take the first step!
The first step toward your future in mechanical engineering begins right now with a connection to Ryan Litchfield, our coordinator of high school recruiting, who can help you learn more about the great programs in the College of Engineering, arrange a campus visit, talk to a current student, explore scholarship possibilities and more. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 409-880-7097.
A team of 16 senior LU mechanical engineering students will put the culmination of a year’s work designing and creating a mini dune buggy to the test in the SAE Baja Design Series West competition May 19-22 in Gorman, California. SAE Baja, an intercollegiate design competition run by the Society of Automotive Engineers... Read more.