Department of Mechanical Engineering

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Mechanical Engineering is one of the broadest engineering professions. Traditionally, it deals with the design, construction and operation of various types of machinery for energy conversion and material transport. Today, the field of mechanical engineering is revolutionized with the expansion of cutting-edge technologies such as micro-and-nanotechnology, mechatronics, precision machinery, biotechnology, computer mechanics, and intellectual manufacturing, to name a few. As one of the oldest and the most renowned mechanical engineering institutes in Taiwan, the Department of Mechanical Engineering at NCKU prides itself on equipping the students with fundamental science knowledge, abilities of applying to practical engineering problems, and creativity for continuous innovations. In this vibrant environment our students find themselves inundated with exciting career opportunities throughout Taiwan, as well as worldwide.

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Temperature Engineering & Materials Science
Strain rate Engineering & Materials Science
Heat transfer Engineering & Materials Science
Finite element method Engineering & Materials Science
Lasers Engineering & Materials Science
Microstructure Engineering & Materials Science
Fabrication Engineering & Materials Science
Kinematics Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 1995 2020

Research Output 1978 2020

Crafting interior holes on chemically strengthened thin glass based on ultrafast laser ablation and thermo-shock crack propagations

Chuang, C. F., Chen, K. S., Chiu, T. C., Yang, T. S. & Lin, M. C., 2020 Jan 1, In : Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical. 301, 111723.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrafast lasers
crack propagation
Laser ablation
laser ablation
Crack propagation

Design and realization of a performance and reliability evaluation module for commercialized anti-lock braking systems

Wu, J. H., Guo, S. H., Chen, K. S. & Tsai, M. C., 2020 Jan 1, Mechatronics 2019: Recent Advances Towards Industry 4.0. Szewczyk, R., Nowicki, M., Ostaszewska-Lizewska, A. & Krejsa, J. (eds.). Springer Verlag, p. 237-245 9 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 1044).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Anti-lock braking systems
Dynamic response

Design of a six-degree-of-freedom geometric errors measurement system for a rotary axis of a machine tool

Liu, C. S., Hsu, H. C. & Lin, Y. X., 2020 Apr, In : Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 127, 105949.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

machine tools
Measurement errors
Machine tools
degrees of freedom
Instrument dials


Direct Energy Deposition (DED) Laser Cladding System

Sheng-Jye Hwang (Manager) & 秀宸 王 (Operator)

Instrument Development Center

Facility/equipment: EquipmentInstrument Development Center


Yung-Chun Lee (Manager) & 美蘭 梁 (Operator)

Instrument Center

Facility/equipment: EquipmentInstrument Center

ion beams


Hwa-Teng Lee (Manager), Jui-Chao Kuo (Manager) & 宏原 黃 (Operator)

Instrument Center

Facility/equipment: EquipmentInstrument Center

Student theses


Author: 宜頡, 林., 2018 Aug 8

Supervisor: Wang, J. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis


Author: 逸群, 王., 2014 Jul 28

Supervisor: Hwang, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis


Author: 宙緯, 汪., 2018 Aug 1

Supervisor: Chung, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's Thesis