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

Please join the Department in welcoming Dr. Ken Visser from the Department of Mechanical & Aeronautical Enginering at Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY.  Dr. Visser  will be discussing "Ducted wind turbines: Towards Increased Energy Extraction" in the next presentation of the MME Distinguished Speakers Series.  Read the full abstract here

Everyone is welcome  Friday, December 11th at 11:00 am in McLaughlin Hall, room 312. 

News & Events

Winter TA Positions
Posted on November 19, 2015

Now Accepting TA applications for the Winter Term

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Recent and Upcoming Thesis Exams
Posted on November 13, 2015

Joanna Weber (PhD), Qiang Fang (PhD), Jonathan Conte (MASc), & Scott Compeau (MASc)

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IRAC hosts "MME Research Day"
Posted on November 06, 2015

The Industrial Research Advisory Committee (IRAC) will be hosting a "MME Research Day" on Tuesday, November 10th.

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Back to the Future with Dr. Deluzio
Posted on October 21, 2015

Dr. Kevin Deluzio spoke to Station 14 about the comparison of the cool technology in the movie vs present day.

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Employment Opportunity
Posted on October 16, 2015

Term Adjunct Position: MECH 896 Professional Development for MEng Students (Winter 2016). Closes October 30, 2015

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The Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering and the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science are committed to building an inclusive campus community with accessible services that respect the dignity and independence of persons with disabilities.

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