Montazami developing "transient electronics" that can dissolve when triggered
Attinger working to put more science behind bloodstain pattern analysis
ME students’ coursework put to the test by Ugandan women farmers
During his visit to the College of Engineering, ISU President Steven Leath stopped by Judy Vance's METaL lab for a virtual reality experience.
Xinwei Wang, Guoqing Liu and Xiaopeng Huang, left to right, show the instruments they used to study the thermal conductivity of spider silk.


The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Iowa State University is a community of faculty, staff, students, and alumni—and industrial and governmental partners—working together to improve the state of Iowa and society in the broadest terms through mechanical engineering research, education, and service.

Main office hours: 8:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m., 1:00 p.m. to 5 p.m.

ME welcomes three new faculty members!

Xianglan Bai
Ming-Chen Hsu
Travis Sippel