Skip Navigation
Return to Layout View | Home | A-Z Directory | my UMaine | MaineStreet | Campus Map | Calendar
Follow UMaine on Twitter | Join UMaine on Facebook | Watch UMaine on YouTube | Admissions | Parents & Family | Emergency

Mechanical Engineering

Site Navigation:

Faculty and Staff - Mohsen Shahinpoor, Ph.D., P.E., Professor

Formerly: Richard C. Hill Professor and Chair 312 Boardman Hall University of Maine Orono, Maine 04469-5711 Phone: (207) 581-2143 Fax: (207) 581-2379, Email: Education:

Research Interests: Enjoy This Amazing Dance of An IPMC Artificial Muscle (Torsioning, Twisting, Twirling, Turning and Rolling IPMC Morphing Antenna, 2.5cmx20cmx0.3mm) Smart/Intelligent Materials, Structures and Systems, Smart Aerospace and Marine Structures, Biomimetics and Artificial Muscles, Mechatronics, Electroactive Polymers, Advanced Nanocomposites, Biologically-Inspired Engineering Systems (BIES), Biologically-Inspired Robotic Devices and Systems (BIRDS), Nano-Bio Engineering, Intelligent Robotic Systems, Robotic Surgery, Health Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Heart Assist Systems, Left Ventricular Assist Systems (LVAS), Heart Failure Prevention, Bionic Vision and Ophthalmological Engineering as well as Neuro and Endovascular Surgical Tools and Medical Implants.

Google Scholar Evaluation

Laboratories & Research Page



Selected Recent Publications:

Selected Publications:

Image Description:

Back to Faculty and Staff


Additional Links

Contact Information

Mechanical Engineering
5711 Boardman Hall, Room 219
Orono, ME 04469-5711
Phone: (207) 581-2120 | Fax: (207) 581-2379E-mail:
The University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469