The initial core of MAE department at Shiraz University of Technology was found in 2006 aiming at becoming a pioneer technological department in south of Iran. MAE has been recognized for the quality of its academic and research programs. It offers top-ranked graduate programs in applied mechanics, energy conversion, and aerodynamics which lead to the degrees of Master of Science (MSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). In the recent decade, MAE department has possessed considerable advances by employing elite and talented professors. Presently, the department owns 12 faculty members among which there are 1 Professor, 7 Associate Professors, and 3 Assistant Professors.