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.”
- Scott Adams, cartoonist



Department News

UMD Engineering Student Wins 2017 National Boren Scholarship More»

Mengis Wins ASPIRE Scholarship More»

UMD Loop Speaks at NASA Goddard, Visits Local Motors More»

Upcoming Events

April 28, 2017 10:00 a.m.
Success 101: Skills to Get Ahead in your First Internship or Job More»

April 28, 2017 2:00 p.m.
Lockheed Martin Robotics Seminar: Frank Hammond,"Adaptive Robotic Manipulation Devices" More»

April 28, 2017 4:30 p.m.
Interview & Resume Panel More»


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