The Product Innovation & Realization Laboratory Suite (PIRLS) is part of an initiative set forth by the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland to further enhance the learning experience of students. PIRLS is part of the ongoing improvements that have made the Mechanical Engineering program consistently ranked among the top public universities in the nation.

Spotlight Student Project

The Senior Design Project winner for the Spring 2007 semester was Team Precision!


“Normal people ... believe that if it ain't broke, don't fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain't broke, it doesn't have enough features yet.”
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Department News

Smela named Clark School Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Graduate Programs More»

Terps Racing Students Visit Indy 500 Time Trial Practice Sessions More»

Miao Yu named Maryland Robotics Center director More»

Upcoming Events

July 24, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Effective Interviewing Workshop More»

July 25, 2017 8:00 a.m.
Minta Martin Seminar: Josef Kallo - Flying with Fuel Cells More»

July 25, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Job Search 201 - Networking & Other Resources Workshop More»


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