Mechanical Engineering

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Research Excellence

Coatings and Materials
Corrosion is a trillion-dollar problem for industry each year, and an important part of combating that issue is proper coating. Engineering covers...
Energy Systems, Infrastructure and Renewables
Faculty in our Department address societal challenges in energy, infrastructure, and renewables. Their research encompasses subsea systems, energy...
Biomechanics, Sensors and Devices
UH researchers are improving medical robotics with semiconductors, developing drawn-on-skin electronics to monitor health conditions, and have...
Mechanics and Dynamics
Researching physical science fundamentals of the effects of forces on the motion of objects and the action of forces on objects with mass, our...
Computational Mechanics
The ability to model and account for a wide range of possibilities is more important than ever today. Whether developing and applying numerical...
Thermal Phenomena
Researchers at UH aren’t just working with theoretical concepts — They are also focused on examining the practical, and why there are deviations from...
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Fast Facts

214
BSME degrees awarded in 2020
24
tenure-track faculty
3
NSF CAREER Award-winning Faculty
TOP 20
Online M.S. Program

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The UH Mechanical Engineering Graduate Programs

The Graduate Program in Mechanical Engineering provides our students with an educational experience grounded in the engineering sciences and focused on producing a professional capable of systematically applying those sciences to solve real-world problems.

Subsea Engineering The University of Houston is the global leader of the subsea engineering field. Home to the nation’s first subsea engineering graduate program, the Cullen College leads the international effort to standardize subsea engineering education at universities around the world.
Aerospace Engineering Students in the interdisciplinary aerospace engineering program are trained to understand full systems involved in aerospace engineering, from aerodynamics and materials to space physics and human factors.

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