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
Kinematics Engineering & Materials Science
Fabrication Engineering & Materials Science
Microstructure Engineering & Materials Science
strain rate Physics & Astronomy

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Projects 1995 2018

Research Output 1978 2019

High-entropy CoCrFeMnNi alloy subjected to high-strain-rate compressive deformation

Tsai, S. P., Tsai, Y. T., Chen, Y. W., Chen, P. J., Chiu, P. H., Chen, C. Y., Lee, W-S., Yeh, J. W. & Yang, J. R., 2019 Jan 1, In : Materials Characterization. 147, p. 193-198 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chromium Alloys
manganese alloys
Manganese alloys
chromium alloys
cobalt alloys

On the improvement of visible-responsive photodegradation through artificial cilia

Lu, C. H., Tang, C. H., Ghayal, N., Panigrahi, B., Chen, C-Y. & Chen, C-Y., 2019 Jan 1, In : Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical. 285, p. 234-240 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tin Compounds
Nanomagnetics
Tin compounds
tin compounds
Iron Compounds

Transient cooling characteristics of Al2O3-water nanofluid flow in a microchannel subject to a sudden-pulsed heat flux

Ho, C-J., Chiou, Y. H., Yan, W. M. & Ghalambaz, M., 2019 Feb 1, In : International Journal of Mechanical Sciences. 151, p. 95-105 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nanofluidics
phase change materials
Phase change materials
Aluminum Oxide
finite volume method

Equipment

HRA-SEM

Hwa-Teng Lee (Manager)

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Facility/equipment: Facility

UHRFE-SEM

Hwa-Teng Lee (Manager)

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Facility/equipment: Facility

scanning electron microscopy
analysis