The Department

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering -DIMEAS- born on January 1st, 2012 merging the Departments of Mechanics and the Department of Aeronautical and Space Engineering of the Politecnico di Torino.

The DIMEAS promotes and develops fundamental and applied research, both theoretical and experimental, in a broad spectrum of scientific and technological domains. Activities range from the classical sectors of mechanics and aerospace - automotive, fixed and rotary wing aeronautics, railways, textile, food and agricultural machinery, industrial plants - to frontier research to space exploration applications, system engineering, innovative materials, micro and nanotechnologies, low environmental impact vehicles and aircrafts, biomedical engineering.

The DIMEAS is also devoted to increasing and transferring the technical and professional competences in the fields of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and it pursues this aim by organizing and teaching in BSc, MSc and PhD Courses.