In an effort to magnify and enhance relations with the University of South Florida, Chromalloy Castings has teamed up with USF's mechanical engineering department in hopes of solving one of the facility's most notorious material handling issues.
The team of four students was taking part in its Senior Capstone Design project, a course aimed toward putting the concepts learned in the mechanical engineering curriculum into practice.
Many students experience group projects and team building exercises while attending their college classes, but very few have a working car as their final product.
USF Racing is a student organization at the University of South Florida that brings together people with a passion for both cars and racing. As a part of USF Racing, members design new racing vehicles and work both within the group and in the community to make them a reality.
Dr. Nathan Crane, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of South Florida has been selected for a Fulbright Scholar Award to United Kingdom by the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
Laura Byrnes-Blanco, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, was awarded a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
The Department invites applications for tenured/tenure-track positions (Job opening ID# 5735) at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor levels starting August 2015.
UG Advising: Dr. Hess, Tuesday/Thursday 12:30pm - 1:30pm.
GR Advising: Dr. Durham, Wednesday 1:00pm-3:00pm
An award winning open courseware on Numerical Methods is followed by an open courseware in Matrix Algebra complete with digital audio visual lectures and online textbook
Our first CARRT connect event was a great success.
Ana Lopez Marcano, a Mechanical Engineering student, received an Excellence in Undergraduate Research Award for her presentation at the 2014 Undergraduate Research and Arts Colloquium.
As part of the Introduction to Bioastronautics course developed by Assistant Research Professor Dr. Stephanie Carey, engineering students visited the Kennedy Space Center in April.
Department of Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor, Kyle Reed, receives a grant in the amount of $352,173 from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his research in "Perception of Accurate Interactions through Bimanual Integrated Forces and Motions."
Dr. Guldiken receives 2014 Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award from SAE International
CARRT Researchers Invent a Universal Android-Based Kit for Wireless Control of Wheelchairs
CARRT is to present a "Dance Mobile Platform" performance in PAMA conference on March 8th at 7:30pm in the Music Concert Hall.
On February 21, 2014 during Engineering Week, Marcos Robles received the 2013-14 Student Engineer of the Year Award from the Florida West Coast Section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
Students from Dr. Frank Pyrtle III's Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer classes participated in the Great American Teach-In in November 2013.
Visitors to 2014 Engineering EXPO will be able to play Connect Four with a real robot.
Their robot gripper technology selected for a six-month program.
Walk-in advising hours are as follows: Dr. Hess (UG) T/Th from 12:30 pm -1:30 pm and Dr. Durham (GR) T from 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm and W from 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm.
Dr. Kaw received the 2013 Kosove Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Service Award. This award is for faculty at USF whose careers have brought them national distinction.
Dr. Kaw offers a Facebook group only for USF Engineering students where they can post used textbooks they are trying to sell or buy.
Dr. Guldiken receives 2012 Engineer of the Year Award from ASME!
Motek Medical installed a CAREN Extended in Florida, USA, at the Center for Assistive, Rehabilitation & Robotics Technologies (CARRT) at University of South Florida. The installation was finalized in October 2013 and a team of researchers are currently being trained for operational use.
Wenjun Cai Receives CAREER Award
Ashok Kumar Elected Fellow AIMBE
Kyle Reed’s Research Featured in USF Magazine
USF Engineering Graduate Takes Busch Gardens By Storm
Autar Kaw Gives Last Lecture
The Student Society of Automotive Engineers (USF Racing) designs, builds, and races Formula SAE cars.