ESM Research Facilities and Labs

ESM Research Facilities and Labs

The Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) is housed within the Earth and Engineering Sciences (EES) Building on the University Park campus. The majority of the department's research is located in EES and Research West. Additional facilities that support ESM research are located throughout campus and include the Millennium Science Center and the Applied Research Lab.

Facilities and Labs

Advanced Microscopy Lab

Biodetection Lab

Biomimetics Lab

Bioprinting Lab

CNEU Teaching Cleanroom

Composite Materials Lab

Corrosion Research Lab

Fourier Optics Lab

Mechanical Behavior Lab

Nanofabrication Lab

Non-linear Dynamics Lab

Optoelectronics Lab

Semiconductor Spectroscopy Lab

Soft Matter Mechanics Lab

Tribology/Materials Processing Lab

Ultrasonics Research and Development Lab

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The Penn State Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics (ESM) is an internationally distinguished department that is recognized for its globally competitive excellence in engineering and scientific accomplishments, research, and educational leadership.

Our Engineering Science program is the official undergraduate honors program of the College of Engineering, attracting the University’s brightest engineering students. We also offer graduate degrees in ESM, engineering mechanics, engineering at the nano-scale, and an integrated undergraduate/graduate program.

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics

212 Earth and Engineering Sciences Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-4523