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Research areas


Faculty members in the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering work in topical areas within our designated spires of excellence. Below, find a listing of our faculty whose interests are shown cross-listed with these topical areas.

Functional materials

Smart materials

Microporous materials

Sensor materials

Advanced Functional Materials and Thin Films

Nano Materials


Solar energy

Nuclear power

Nuclear Fuel Cycle

High Temperature Materials

Flow control


Air filtration

Pulmonary drug delivery

Muscle biomechanics

Nano Engineering