There are several other types of engineering disciplines
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Mechatronics combines mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and software engineering to design intelligent machines, such as robots and smart buildings.
Marine engineering involves the design, manufacture and maintenance of equipment used at sea and on board ships.
Materials engineers develop new materials for engineering applications and improve existing materials, such as polycarbonate and graphene.
Energy engineers aim to increase energy efficiency and develop renewable sources of energy.