P.C. Rossin College of
Engineering and Applied Science

experience engineering
at lehigh university

Feel the thrill of making things happen

Experiential learning: Lehigh Engineering's fabled undergraduate program has been all about it since the very beginning. Here, students discover their passions, make real impact, and evolve into the engineers they aspire to be. Our faculty specializes in providing meaningful opportunities for talented young minds to engage in the lab, the workplace, and the community, here in the beautiful Lehigh Valley and all around the world. These are a few examples—are you next?

The Latest at the Rossin College

Faculty & Programs

Video: Inside the Laboratory for Particle Mixing and Self-Organization

Thu, Dec 1, 2022

Lab led by ChBE professor James Gilchrist explores particle-based processes for making materials

Alumni Updates

IEEE honors Wong '88 PhD with Andrew S. Grove Award

Tue, Nov 29, 2022

Lehigh ECE alum, now Stanford professor, receives 2023 award for work on solid-state devices and technology

Student Success

DOE highlights mechanical engineering PhD student Christopher Ruhl '16 '17G

Tue, Nov 29, 2022

Recipient of 2022 Marine Energy Graduate Student Research Program fellowship discusses how football led him to engineering and his excitement for tidal energy innovation

News Briefs

Cutting-edge tool to expand nanoscale study of material deformation

Mon, Nov 28, 2022

$1.2 million NSF grant supports Lehigh proposal for plasma focused ion beam system with mechanical testing capabilities to uncover ‘weak links’ in microstructures

Student Success

Alumni Experiential Learning Award winner research projects

Wed, Nov 23, 2022

"This research was incredibly rewarding -- and I gained invaluable experience" says Kramer

Faculty & Programs

$1M NSF grant funds Lehigh cross-disciplinary team converging on pandemic prediction and prevention research

Mon, Nov 21, 2022

Experts in engineering, biology, data science, and cognitive psychology team up with Lehigh’s Institute for Indigenous Studies to examine spread of disease in marginalized communities and build groundbreaking forecasting and diagnostic tools

Graduate Student Spotlight

Video: Biomaterials research targets knee injuries

Bioengineer Natasha Hunt '22 is staying at Lehigh to continue her work in The Chow Lab as a graduate student. The team is designing 3D scaffolds to address osteochondral defects in the knee. Hunt discusses her work on "modular biomaterials," which hold promise in helping repair injuries at the interface between bone and cartilage.

Bridge design students tackle real-world challenge

Student team RVTT Engineers won the best bridge design award as part of Lehigh’s Bridge System Design Class, which included PhD, master's, and undergraduate students. The class competition was based on the new NY-NJ Goethals Bridge and the students' designs were reviewed by engineers who worked on the span.

An optimal education for systems improvement

Working on real-world projects through Lehigh's Enterprise Systems Center gave ISE master's student Giavanna Tabbachino ’21 ’22G practical experience and professional mentorship that prepared her to make an impact as a quality systems engineer in the electronics industry.

Video: Learning from owls to design quieter aircraft

Mechanical engineering PhD student researches owl-inspired aero-acoustics with the ultimate aim of making aircraft quieter. He recently received a prestigious Fulbright research award to study and continue his research in Germany at Brandenburg Technical University.

Engineering Departments

Interdisciplinary Research Institutes