Kenneth E. Lulay
Margaret and Vincent Aquino Endowed Associate Professor in Engineering
Program Chair, Mechanical Engineering

The University of Portland
Donald P. Shiley School of Engineering
5000 North Willamette Boulevard, MSC145
Portland, Oregon 97203-5798

Professional Interests: Failure analysis, mechanics of materials, manufacturing processes, engineering design, design of experiments.

Night hides the world, but reveals a universe.
Persian proverb

M 57 - Ring Nebula

Impromptu photograph by Scott Fisher (University of Oregon) from Pine Mountain Observatory during my visit in October 2016. Pine Mountain Observatory (PMO) is quite a nice facility about 1 hour east of Bend, Oregon. It is open to visitors on summer weekends - a worthy destination.

Astronomy photo's:  Astronomy Picture of the Day

My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.

Google - Apollo 11 landing
Google Earth/Moon side-by-side

Check current phase of moon

Contact Information
Office:  Shiley Hall 236
Phone: (503) 943-7432
Fax: (503) 943-7316
Curriculum Vita 

  “Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.” ― Oscar Wilde

Fall 2016 Spring - not updated
Fall 2016 Schedule
Spring 2016 Schedule
ME 304
EGR 270 - materials lab
*details for first 8 weeks
*Post-spring break details, EGR270
ME 328 - machine design

Mechanical Engineering Student Reference Materials (including problem solving format) Mechanical Engineering Student Reference Materials

Information for Students:
Online library: ASM Handbooks, Knovel
What is Mechanical Engineering?

Student NSF Summer Opportunities
Past Senior Reports
ASME Code of Ethic for Seniors to read for ME Exam, ME481
Engineering Ethics Information

Capstone Project Requirements for ME's

ME Comprehensive Exam I - practice questions
ME Comprehensive Exam II - practice questions

ME 481/482 Project Reports, see "Design/Project Reports" link in: ME Student Ref Materials

Links of Interest:
University of  Portland Portland Area Other  Links
Univ. of Portland Home Page Google Traffic, UP to the Couv
ODOT Traffic Cams
Favorite Links
Shiley School of Engineering Weather My 12.5" string telescope - no secondary ring
Library Catalog   Observing Table (converted voting booth)
Engineering Database (EI) Maps What time is it?
U of P Alumni News Bridges of Portland
Pilot Portal
School News and Events

  Oregon SAE

Oregon ASME


Shiley Hall
Theology and Spirituality