News Stories

A 50-year veteran of deep space missions, AE Alumnus Robert W. Farquhar has been elected to the 2012 class of the National Academy of...
Three AE students have received scholarships of $5,000 each, thanks to the philanthropy of Rockwell Collins, Inc.
Aerospace Engineering at Illinois is pleased to announce that full funding has now been achieved for the department's first endowed...
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign AE Prof. Scott R. White
AE Prof. Scott R. White and his research have been featured on magazine's website.
AE students are members of a University of Illinois team competing in the Third Annual Lunabotics Mining Competition, hosted by NASA.
AE graduate student Takashi Tanaka won the 2011 Best Student Paper Award from the Conference on Decision and Control of IEEE.
The research of AE Prof. Scott R. White, AE Affiliate Prof. Nancy R. Sottos and Chemistry Prof. Jeffrey S. Moore made the magazine's...
AE Associate Prof. Ioannis Chasiotis was awarded the J.R. Hughes Young Investigator Award at the 2011 IMECE in Denver
When one tiny circuit within an integrated chip cracks or fails, the whole chip -- or even the whole device -- is a loss. But what if it...
Students Wahab M. Alshahin, Erin B. Hallerberg and Gary R. Weber Jr. recognized as 'Engineers of the Week' by the Engineering...
AE Prof. Jonathan B. Freund has been elected as an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
Paul Martin, BS 06, and Jim Liao, BS 00, play part in the historic testing of the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter on the USS WASP (LHD-1).
AE Adjunct Prof. Thomas L. Jackson begins third term as Associate Editor for the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Journal
Four undergraduates receive scholarships thanks to a generous gift from the estate of AE alumnus Richard R. Sladek.
Gulfstream executive Preston A. Henne, BS '69, is the 2011 winner of the Aerodynamics Award of the American Institute of Aeronautics...
AE Prof. Jonathan B. Freund has been elected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society.
AE students have won a 2010 Best Student Paper Award for their work expanding the capabilities of the Electric Oxygen-Iodine Laser (...
AE Associate Prof. Joanna M. Austin has been elected an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
Designing the best method for cleaning up trash in space has led to a first place win for AE students in the 2010-11 American Institute of...
AE faculty member Joanna M. Austin has been promoted from assistant to associate professor.


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