E-Knowledge Commons

common area
Main common area of the Gursahaney Family E-Knowledge Commons

The main common area in the E-Knowledge Commons has computer workstations, tables for group work, and seating for independent and group study. The space includes several outlets for the students' technology, lockers to house laptops, a living (green) wall, open spaces with glass walls, and a variety of comfortable seating options.



The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

137 Reber Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2519