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(21) Selected Research Projects

  • September 2012—August 2016, "EFRI-ODISSEI: Multifunctional Origami Structures - Advancing the Emerging Frontier of Active Compliant Mechanisms," (Sponsor: NSF (EFRI Program)).
  • August 2011—August 2016, "Penn State University Center Engineering Innovation Program for Quality Industrial Job Creation in Pennsylvania," (Sponsor: Economic Development Administration).
  • July 2012—December 2015, "Center for Innovative Metal Processing through Direct Digital Deposition," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Manufacturing Demonstration Facility).
  • August 2012—December 2014, "iFAB Foundry," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) - Adaptive Vehicle Make (AVM) Program).
  • August 2012—July 2014, "Collaborative Research: Assessment of Product Archaeology as a Platform for Contextualizing Engineering Design," (Sponsor: NSF (TUES Program)).
  • September 2012—June 2013, "GE Product Line Restructuring Workout," (Sponsor: GE Oil & Gas).
  • December 2011—December 2012, "Component, Context, and Manufacturing Model Library 1," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)).
  • August 2012—December 2012, "iFAB Foundry," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)).
  • August 2009—August 2012, "ARRA: Enhancing Creativity with a Concept Generator - Evaluation and Team Training," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation (CMMI - Engineering Design Program)).
  • August 2009—August 2012, "CCLI Phase II: Collaborative Research - Teaching the Global, Economic, Environmental, and Societal Foundations of Engineering Design through Product Archaeology," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation (DUE - CCLI Program)).
  • July 2010—June 2012, "Collaborative Workshop - The Future of Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Workshop: Advancing the Design of Complex Systems," (Sponsor: NSF (Engineering Design Program)).
  • October 2010—May 2012, "The Secret Life of Public Spaces," (Sponsor: Doris Duke Foundation (Creative Campus Program)).
  • February 2011—January 2012, "Configuring and Exploring the Foundry Trade Space," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)).
  • January 2010—June 2011, "Optimization Environment for the Architecting of Micro-grids in Ultra Low Energy Communities," (Sponsor: United Technologies Research Center).
  • July 2010—June 2011, "Workshop/Collaborative Research: When Engineering Design Meets Architecture," (Sponsor: NSF (Engineering Design Program)).
  • January 2008—May 2011, "Collaborative Research: EFFECTIVE: Exploring a Framework for Evaluating Courses on Technology in Various Environments," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation (CCLI Program ? Phase 1)).
  • May 2010—April 2011, "3D Glasses Design and Development for 3D HDTV," (Sponsor: LG Electronics USA).
  • September 2006—August 2010, "Computational Steering for Trade Space Exploration during Complex Systems Design," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation (DMII-Engineering Design)).
  • September 2009—August 2010, "Graduate Research Supplement: Trade Space Exploration to Support Product Family Design," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation (DMII ? Engineering Design)).
  • October 2009—May 2010, "Product Family Design for EOD Robots," (Sponsor: Naval Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technology Division).
  • October 2009—May 2010, "Product Family Design for EOD Robots," (Sponsor: Naval Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technology Division).
 

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The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

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