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Welcome to the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Our aims are to educate the next generation of leaders in the profession of mechanical engineering; generate new knowledge and insight in the processes that govern our discipline, and provide service to the community, our profession and industry.








Monash student representing Australia at international space congresses

Engineering student Simon Clifford will represent Australia at both the Space Generation Congress and the International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico this month.

How assessing broken ships can help assess broken bones

The way we assess healing of fractured bones is being revolutionised by a global, Monash University-led research team working on a United States Navy-funded project.

In pursuit of the perfect position

In the lead up to the Rio Olympics, Cycling Australia has joined forces with Monash University and the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in the never-ending pursuit of the perfect riding position.
L-R: Team members Kee Tee, Michael Stanley, Dr Chao Chen and Logan Vesty with the robot they developed. Other team members not present include Richard Chen, Daniel Theunissen, and Kim Yuen.

Road robot measures early signs of success for industry research hub

A robot-like machine for assessing road surfaces is one of the first projects to come out of the newly established ARC Research Hub for Nanoscience-based Construction Materials Manufacturing.