University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota: Department of Mechanical Engineering
MEPS Laboratory


Compact and Efficient Energy Conversion and Storage

The Mechanical Energy and Power Systems (MEPS) Laboratory at the University of Minnesota is dedicated to advancing energy conversion and storage with compact and efficient solutions that provide a positive impact on society.

The focus of the MEPS Lab is on conducting fundamental and applied studies that are directly applicable to identified technical challenges in the energy industry, commercializing discoveries, and educating the next generation of energy industry experts.

Contact Information:

Dr. James D. Van de Ven
University of Minnesota
Mechanical Engineering Department
111 Church St. SE
1100 Mechanical Engineering
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Phone: 612-625-2499

Laboratory Safety:

University of Minnesota Fluid Power Lab Safety Guidelines

Research Sponsors:

D E P A R T M E N T    O F    M E C H A N I C A L    E N G I N E E R I N G
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