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2/23/17 Ohio University Athens Campus is Open.

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Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineers are designers and problem solvers. They touch our lives every day through the creation of machines, the building of our manufacturing, robots, energy systems, and fabrication of artificial organs. They use the powerful tools of math, science and technology to analyze and solve problems. Combined with the knowledge of society and inner creativity they come up with the best solutions to create for good in today's global society.

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Ohio University engineering students host, compete, place at HPVC

HPVC group photo

Braving the rain, wind and even hail, hundreds of mechanical engineering students from around the world put their recumbent vehicle designs – and their bodies – to the test in Athens, Ohio, this weekend (read more...)