News Stories

Kai James research graphic
New computationalist and faculty member Kai James bring to AE his interest in STEM education for underrepresented groups.
Complex flow over inclined airfoil.
Looking at data, Maciej Balajewicz simplifies computational modeling.
AE 100 rocket building
Communication skills will be emphasized in a new AE freshmen course.
Lawn-mowing robot
Little set-up is needed for this lawn-mowing robot.
Graphic from Brent Pomeroy's research
PhD student Brent Pomeroy's contributions to research and the AE Department earn a top AIAA recognition.
Tinkertoy-like satellite
Four AE graduate students have won major national fellowships.
AE Associate Prof. Tim Bretl
Associat Prof. Tim Bretl is recognized by both AE students and the College of Engineering for his teaching efforts.
2015 AE graduates
Aerospace Engineering at Illinois gains 132 new alumni with graduations from AY 2015.
AIAA logo
AE alumnus Dan Jensen is a new director on the AIAA Board.
Associate Prof. Timothy Bretl
Associate Prof. Tim Bretl is co-PI in developing an automated vision-based construction progress monitoring system.
self-destructing electornics
Self-destructive electronic devices possible through newly developed sustainable materials.
jet plane
Following a successful debut year, AE's online master's degree program looks to expand programming.
Talbot Laboratory
AE's outstanding students receive numerous honors for their work.
Robotic arm's gripper claw
An AE team competes in NASA's Maxi-Mav Challenge.
UIUC Research Park mowing
Soon-Jo Chung and other researchers work to map areas where GPS cannot go.
Talbot Laboratory
D. Christopher Raymond, Richard L. Hoch, and David A. Shaw honored as AE alumni.
GPS icon
Assistant Prof. Grace Gao's instruction on GPS has earned honors from Engineering at Illinois.
High-altitude balloon class
Prof. Vicki Coverstone's students experience the thrill of launching their projects with a high-altitude balloon.
Mike Bragg
Mike Bragg returns to Illinois to be feted by the College of Engineering
D. Christopher Raymond
Boeing VP D. Christopher Raymond illustrates his career in aerospace.


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