UCEC engineers were responsible for the design and construction of NASA’s CREST balloon instrument’s power systems, and provided the mechanical engineering for this project. Project Homepage

Crest Instrument

UCEC engineers played a primary role in the engineering development, design, and manufacturing of the NASA's SOFIA HAWC instrument mechanical, electronic, optical, and cryogenic systems. Project Homepage


Welcome to UCEC

The University of Chicago Engineering Center is a group of engineers and support staff that provide engineering services and support. UCEC has a highly trained staff in electrical engineering and mechanical engineering. For more information click here.