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the Walker Department
of Mechanical Engineering

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Alumni

Since its founding, Texas Engineering has graduated more than 60,000 alumni, all of whom have made significant contributions to the theory and practice of engineering in Texas and around the globe. The alumni of the Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering are one reason why the Cockrell School of Engineering continues to be one of the top schools in the nation. Our alumni are ambassadors, mentors, and role models for current and future students.

We invite you to get involved with the UT Austin, Cockrell School and Mechanical Engineering alumni communities today!

News

Mechanical Engineering Graduate Program Ranked #10 in the Nation

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Joesph Beaman Wins International Award for Production Engineering

Dr. Joesph Beaman, Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering has been honored with the General Pierre Nicolau Award from the International Academy of Production Engineering (CIRP)

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Alumnus Shares Empowering Journey as a Pioneering Texas Engineer

Growing up picking cotton on his family’s ranch in Austin, Texas, Milton Lee thought his future had already been written. That was, until a STEM teacher at his segregated school showed him the possibility of another path.

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S.V. Sreenivasan Elected to the National Academy of Engineering

The National Academy of Engineering has elected S.V. Sreenivasan, professor in the Walker Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin as part of the Class of 2021.

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Our Nobel Laureate

On December 10, 2019, John B. Goodenough received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his contributions to the development of the lithium-ion battery.

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John Goodenough Nobel prize
 

Research Areas

#10

Undergraduate  & Graduate Mechanical Engineering Program

1

Nobel Prize Recipient

100+

Years of Excellence in Education

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