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We are a strong community of faculty and students who work together to generate advances in mechanical and aerospace engineering aimed at addressing a range of challenges in our world.


 

Academics

Prepare for your future: Our rigorous academic programs equip you to succeed in a wide variety of exciting and challenging occupations.

Research

Micro to macro: Conduct research alongside our faculty on a range of topics from nanotechnologies to aircraft design.

Student Experience

Get the best of both worlds:  Enjoy the personal attention of our small department and the wide range of opportunities available in Washington, DC.

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News

Prolific Inventor Charles Garris Elected to NAI Fellows Class of 2023

February 20, 2024

To honor the significant contributions to both science and society professor Charles Garris has made through his inventions, Garris was elected to the National Academy of Inventors’ 2023 Class of Fellows!

Revolutionizing Propulsion Technology

January 22, 2024

Dr. Michael Keidar, Ph.D. student Anmol Taploo, and other members of his lab are continuing their work towards making satellite operations in novel altitude regimes a reality with the help of a $1M award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.

Fluid Dynamics Plays a Key Role in Predicting Cardiovascular Dangers

January 19, 2024

GW Engineering Ph.D. candidate Caroline Wild's work exploring how anatomical factors affect blood flow could lead to better screenings for patients at risk of atherosclerosis.