• Global Engineering and Research Lab


    The Global Engineering and Research (GEAR) Lab focuses on the marriage of mechanical design theory and user-centered product design to create simple, elegant technological solutions for use in highly constrained environments. Our technologies are aimed at making a positive impact on the world and elucidating novel scientific/engineering knowledge.

    GEAR Lab is directed by Prof. Amos Winter in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT.

  • News - 35 Innovators under 35


    GEAR Lab alumni, Katie Taylor was named one of the 35 Innovators under 35 by the MIT Technology Review for her start up, Khethworks, that works on solar-powered water pumps for irrigation in India.

    Check out MIT Technology Review's website