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Engineering Facilities

The College of Engineering has a presence in approximately 20 different on and off campus buildings including the Harker Lab, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Delaware Technology Park, and the STAR campus.

Patrick T. Harker Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory hosts classrooms, teaching labs, energy and environmental research labs and the latest in microscopy and nanofabrication technology.

Facilities Include:

Learn more about offerings on the Harker ISE Laboratory Website.

Delaware Biotechnology Institute (DBI)

DBI provides a network of state-of-the-art equipment for the UD community and the region. DBI is located in the in the Ammon Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation Center on STAR campus.

Visit the DBI website

Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus

STAR is home to cutting-edge research in areas such as biomechanics and rehabilitative health.

Visit the STAR Campus website

Design Studio

The Design Studio provides space for group projects, computer-aided design, prototyping, and design validation for mechanical engineering students and their collaborators.

Visit the Design Studio page

iSuite Facility

The iSuite houses a “live-fire” cyber range—a virtual environment for cyber-warfare training—as well as a collaboration hub and project-oriented makerspace for students in electrical and computer engineering.

Student Machine Shop

The Student Machine Shop supports educational programs at UD by providing a safe and well supervised facility for students to participate in hands-on fabrication and manufacturing.

Visit the Student Machine Shop website

Machine Shop

The machine shop is a full-service research shop that provides machining, assembly and fabrication services in support of research projects and instructional laboratories.

Machine Shop details 

Facilities Staff

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Brian Brant
Master Machinist
Ronald Cantrell
Master Machinist
Weihua Deng
Lab Manager, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Pat Dennis
Facilities Coordinator
Mike Dixon
Director, Engineering Facilities Planning
Jane Frank
Lab Coordinator, Biomedical Engineering
Neil Garrett
Master Electron/Instr Spl, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Adam Kinzey
Research Associate, Mechanical Engineering
Al Lance
John Morris
Research Technician, Center for Composite Materials
Scott Nelson
Master Machinist, Mechanical Engineering
Johnny Thiravong
Research Technician, Center for Composite Materials
Yu-Han Yu
Lab Manager, Civil & Environmental Engineering