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

CSE Prof. Kallie (Ziltz) Pearl honored with award for innovative teaching

Thu, Jun 13, 2024

Faculty member and four-time Lehigh alumna recognized by Lehigh's College of Education for her outstanding contributions to education and student engagement

Student Success

Lexy Guazzone ’26: Making engineering connections abroad

Thu, Jun 13, 2024

Mechanical engineer heads to Germany’s Ruhr region as one of only 12 students selected for prestigious internship and cultural experience

Student Success

Student group innovates prosthetic technology for global impact

Mon, Jun 10, 2024

LU e-Nable collaborates with Spanish NGO Ayúdame3D to develop affordable, externally powered upper limb prostheses

Student Success

Innovative algorithms for safer robot perception

Mon, Jun 10, 2024

Mechanical engineering PhD student Guangyi Liu, a member of Lehigh’s AIR Lab, is developing a framework to improve risk awareness of robotic systems

Alumni Updates

McDonald ’96 ’99G ’00 PhD named Fellow of the Institute of Navigation

Tue, Jun 4, 2024

Internationally recognized expert receives the positioning, navigation, and timing professional society’s highest honor

Faculty & Programs

NSF grant funds exploration of enzyme-polymer interactions

Mon, Jun 3, 2024

Research led by Lehigh University chemical and biomolecular engineering professor is a crucial first step toward the development of next-gen degradable wound coverings

Graduate Student Spotlight

NSF fellowship opens path to PhD studies

Henry Price ’23 will continue on the research track he began as an undergraduate with support from the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). He's currently a master's student working with Nicholas Strandwitz, an associate professor of materials science and engineering, on semiconductor fabrication.

Hackathon sparks creativity around sustainability issues

Amanda Baran ’21 and Olivia Grimes ’21, PhD students and co-presidents of Women in Computer Science (WiCS), were lead organizers of Lehigh Hacks for Change, a 24-hour hackathon that challenged a hundred computer science undergrads to design apps tackling an issue related to sustainability, saving the ocean, or disaster management.

Using machine learning to help mitigate water crises

Having seen first-hand how weak infrastructure impacts communities in Nigeria, PhD student Oluwabunmi Iwakin strives to make water systems more resilient through his work in Lehigh’s Interconnected Critical Infrastructure Systems Engineering (CONCISE) Laboratory and the Energy Research Center (ERC).

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.

Engineering Departments

Interdisciplinary Research Institutes