Student Organizations

Student Organizations

The following student teams and organizations are specific to, or predominantly made up of mechanical engineering majors:

American Society of Mechanical Engineers: Villanova student chapter
Moderator: Dr. Aaron Wemhoff 

  • Field trips
  • Regional conference
  • Beetlebots events


American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics: Villanova student chapter
Moderator: Dr. Kenneth Kroos

  • Visits to air museums
  • Aerodynamics projects


Formula SAE
A student project that designs and competes formula-style racing cars.
Moderator: Dr. Jerry Jones 

  • Competitions

Pi Tau Sigma

Mechanical Engineering honor society.
Moderator: Dr. Qianhong Wu 

  • Tutoring

Visit the Student Organization web page for additional student teams and groups.

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Sridhar Santhanam, Ph.D.

Dr. Sridhar Santhanam, Professor
Phone: 610-519-4996