Hero Image
 Department of

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering is the youngest academic department at New Mexico Tech – but also the biggest. Thanks to the two-year design clinic regimen, Tech has quickly developed a reputation for producing the best engineers. Earn a Mechanical Engineering degree at NMT and you will have a wide selection of job options. 

The NMT Mechanical Engineering Program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org

 Mechanical Engineering News

Weir Hall
Mechanical Engineering Ranked #26 Nationally

NMT Mechanical Engineering Department has been ranked #26 nationally by College Choice.

NSF Awards Intelligent Energetic Systems REU site to Mechanical Engineering

The National Science Foundation has established an REU at NMT for Intelligent Energetic Systems Research, led by PI Dr. Hargather.


Dr. Andrei Zagrai

Professor | Department Chair

Andrei Zagrai, PhD
Dr. Ghosh

Associate Professor

Ashok Ghosh, PhD, PE
Dr. Julie Ford


Julie Ford, PhD
Dr. David Grow

Associate Professor

David Grow, PhD
Dr. Michael Hargather

Associate Professor

Michael Hargather, PhD
Flexible Container Item Image

Associate Professor

Jamie Kimberley, PhD
Dr. Seokbin Lim

Associate Professor

Seokbin Lim, PhD
Dr. Curtis O'Malley

Assistant Professor

Curtis O'Malley, PhD
Dr. Donghyeon Ryu

Assistant Professor

Donghyeon Ryu, PhD
Dr. Arash Kheyraddini Mousavi

Assistant Professor

Arash Kheyraddini Mousavi, PhD
Dr. Tie Wei

Assistant Professor

Tie Wei, PhD
Dr. Lee

Assistant Professor

Kooktae Lee, PhD


Maria Smith Department Specialist 575-835-5693 Mechanical Engineering Weir Hall 122 mecheng.dept@npe.nmt.edu 
April Franklin Department Specialist  575-835-5693 Mechanical Engineering Weir Hall 122  mecheng.dept@npe.nmt.edu