• 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 - Irrigation Project


    PhD candidate Pulkit Shamshery's research on the flow of water in flexible tubes could make irrigation technology more sustainable and cost-effective.

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  • News - Desalination Project


    PhD student Natasha Wright makes water safe to drink for rural, off-grid Indian villages.

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