mechanical engineering

Glass that bends but doesn’t break

Published: 29Jan2014

Normally when you drop a drinking glass on the floor it shatters. But, in future, thanks to a technique developed in McGill’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, when the same thing happens the...

Paper-based biosensor to detect HIV-hepatitis C co-infections

Published: 20May2016

The research group of Prof Xinyu Liu is developing a portable, paper-based biosensor for point-of-care diagnosis of HIV and hepatitis C virus (HCV) co-infections. The research, led by graduate...

New book from Prof John H.S. Lee

Published: 29Jun2016

The Gas Dynamics of Explosions, by Mechanical Engineering Professor John H.S. Lee, will be available from Cambridge University Press in July 2016. The book is based on Prof Lee's course in shock...


Published: 24Oct2016

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at McGill University invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor.  McGill is among the top research intensive...

Two for the Rhodes

Published: 22Nov2016

Source: McGill Reporter staff (UPDATED: 6:30 PM NOV. 22)