News Archive

Phillip Ansell

Ansell joins $9.9 million NASA project to improve airfoil design

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 11:45   Phil Ansell joins $9.9 million NASA project to improve airfoil design
Prosthetic hand in Tim Bretl's lab

Bretl’s group develops impact resistant fingers for prosthetic hand

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:45   The prosthetic hand Tim Bretl and his research group have developed takes a licking and keeps on ticking!
Kai James

Kai James named AIAA 2017 Teacher of the Year

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:00   Assistant Prof. Kai James has been named the 2017 AIAA Teacher of the Year.
Tim Cochrane

Cochrane named 2017 Staff Person of the Year

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 14:15   Tim Cochrane, AE Associate Director of Advancement, has been named AE Staff Person of the Year for 2017.
Screen shot of the AE Alumni Design Control Challenge

AE Alumni Control Design Challenge: Do you have what it takes to take control?

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 14:30   Please enter teaser text here.
Arthur Ibers

Aerospace Engineering at Illinois Alumni Profile: Arthur Ibers

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 14:30   Alumnus Arthur Ibers has received the AE 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award.
Reconfigurable geostationary satellite platform project

Illinois partners in “Lego-like” satellite project

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 14:45   "Legos in Space" is the concept behind a geostationary satellite platform that AE at Illinois is helping to develop.
Erik Antonsen

Aerospace Engineering at Illinois Alumni Profile: Erik Antonsen

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 14:45   Alumnus Erik Antonsen has received the AE 2017 Outstanding Recent Alumnus Award.
graduation celebration 2017

AE graduates largest BS class in recent history; new alumni reveal next steps

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 14:30   Large classes of AE bachelor's and master's degree graduates embark on their next steps.
Alma Mater

AE recognizes student excellence in annual Awards Banquet

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering at Illinois student excellence was the focus of the 2017 Awards Banquet.
Cedric Langbort

Research aims at reducing energy use by appealing to drivers’ altruism

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 19:00   Cedric Langbort and his collaborators will try to appeal to travelers’ altruistic tendencies to convince them to reduce energy consumption in city traffic.
self-healing battery image

Self-healing tech charges up performance for silicon-containing battery anodes

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 19:00   Scott White and Nancy Sottos have led a team in making lithium-ion batteries more reliable and longer-lasting through self-healing technology.
Jonathan Freund

Freund earns campus honors for faculty mentoring

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 19:00   AE Prof. Jonathan Freund has been honored with the Campus Excellence in Faculty Mentoring Award
Erik Kroeker

Erik Kroeker among top 17 candidates for selection as a Canadian astronaut!

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 19:00   AE alumnus Erik Kroeker credits his grandmother for fueling his dream to be a Canadian astronaut.
2017 advising awards

Gerhold, Gao lauded for student advising efforts

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 19:00   Laura Gerhold and Grace Gao have been regonized with the 2017 Engineering Council Outstanding Advising Award.
Greg Milner in the AE Research Laboratory Shop

Milner honored with Chancellor’s Distinguished Staff Award

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 19:00   AE Research Laboratory Shop Supervisor Greg Milner wins the University of Illinois Chancellor's Distinguished Staff Award.

AeroGSAC provides a voice for AE graduate students

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 19:00   AeroGSAC has been initiating many activities to benefit AE graduate students.
Grace Gao and her research group

Gao gains College of Engineering honor for GPS research

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 19:00   Assistant Prof. Grace Gao has been selected for the College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research.
H.S. Stillwell

National security expert Bruce Goodwin to present Stillwell Memorial Lecture

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 19:00   Bruce Goodwin, LLNL National Security Policy Research Associate Director, will present the Stillwell Memorial Lecture April 24.
Huck Beng Chew _ Dean's Award for Excellence in Research

Chew gains Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 19:00   Using multi-scale modeling to understand small-scale material structure failures, Huck Beng Chew gains the Dean's Award for Research.