Mechanical & Materials Engineering

Welcome to Mechanical and Materials Engineering

McLaughlin Hall, Room 319
Queen's University, 130 Stuart Street
Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
Phone: (613) 533-2575
Fax: (613) 533-6489


Dr. Piomelli elected as Fellow to the Royal Society of Canada

Dr. Ugo Piomelli is the first member of the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering to be elected to the Royal Society of Canada.  He joined the department in 2008, and was awarded a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Computational Turbulence, and the HPCVL-Sun Microsystems Chair in Computational Science and Engineering.  The Canada Research Chair was renewed in 2015. Over his tenure in MME, he has supervised fifteen students, some of whom have been inspired to join academia finding faculty positions at City University (London, UK), Purdue (West Lafayette, Indiana) and Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan).

MME Distinguished Speaker Series

The department is excited to welcome Dr. Jochen Kriegseis from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Fluid Mechanics (ISTM), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany. Dr. Kreigseis will be discussing "Pattern Identification in Fluid Flow - From Flow Separation Towards Turbulent Super Structures" in the next presentation of the MME Distinguished Speakers Series.  Read the full abstract here

Everyone is welcome on Friday, October, 2nd at 11:00 am in McLaughlin Hall, room 312. 

News & Events

Recent and Upcoming Thesis Exams
Posted on September 09, 2015

Jake Armstrong (MASc), Andrew House (MASc), Danial Salimizad (MASc), and Ryan Pitre (MASc)

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Reactor Materials Testing Lab In the news!
Posted on September 01, 2015

Dr. Mark Daymond, Professor and Lab Director has been in the news this week as the official grand opening of the RMTL takes place. Congratulations and Thank You to everyone who made this possible.

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Annual PACE World Forum
Posted on August 27, 2015

The 2015 Annual PACE World Forum was held in San Paolo, Brazil. MME sent 5 mechanical and materials engineering students to the two week event.

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Inaugural MME Distinguished Speakers Series 2015-2016
Posted on August 11, 2015

Please join us Friday Aug. 28 in welcoming Prof. James M. Wallace present "Taylor's Hypothesis in Turbulent Channel Flow Considered using a Transport Equation Analysis"

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International Robotic Sailing Regatta 2015
Posted on July 15, 2015

The Queen’s Autonomous Sailboat Team (QMAST) successfully competed in the 2015 International Robotic Sailing Regatta in St. John’s Newfoundland

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