List of mechanical engineers

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This is a list of mechanical engineers, notable people who were trained in or practiced mechanical engineering. This is not a list of engineers practicing that profession.

See also List of engineers for links to other engineering professions.

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  • Bryan Donkin (22 March 1768 – 27 February 1855) – Associated with paper making and printing machinery, tinned food, beam Engines, Gas valves and the Babbage Difference Engine. Employed on Civil Engineering projects such as Thames Tunnel, Chatham Docks and Caledonian Canal. Member of Royal Society of Arts, Institution of Civil Engineers, The Smeatonian Society of Civil Engineers. Founder member of the Royal Astronomical Society.
  • Kalyanmoy Deb – Famous for work on optimization for Engineering Design
  • Rudolf Diesel (1858–1913) – Inventor of the diesel engine
  • Cornelius Drebbel (1572–1633) – Inventor, first navigable submarine
  • Keith Duckworth (1933–2005) – designer of the Cosworth DFV

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  • Alec Issigonis (1906–1988) – Automotive engineer associated with the development of the Mini

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