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Muellner Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 18:00   The NAE recognizes AE alumnus George K. Muellner for leadership in the research, design, and development of advanced air and space vehicles.
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Ansell Wins Young Investigator Award to Study Flow in Dynamic Stall

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 18:00   AE Assistant Prof. Phillip Ansell will look at the unsteady flow of dynamic stall as part of his AFOSR Young Investigator Award.
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NASA Chief Technologist to Deliver Stillwell Lecture

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 18:00   NASA Chief Technologist David W. Miller will deliver AE's H.S. Stillwell Memorial Lecture.

AE Students’ Startup Idea: Controlled Drones for Filmmaking

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 18:00   AE students develop software that can help filmmakers capture difficult-to-get shots.
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Friend, Colleague Recalls Professor Sivier

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 18:00   AE Lecturer Steve D'Urso recalls the late Prof. Kenneth R. Sivier.
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Seeing Equals Learning: Student’s Startup Features Visual Mathematics

Mon, 01/26/2015 - 18:00   An AE student's startup company is aimed at helping students visualize math.
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Big Ten Network Honors Astronaut Michael Hopkins

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 18:00   The Big Ten Network has recognized AE alumn and astronaut Mike Hopkins for his post-college achievements.
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AE Alum Earns GE Edison Pioneer Award

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 18:00   Alumna Joyee Zhu gains recognition for work in GE Power & Water.
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AE Undergrad Chosen for Trip Touring Silicon Valley

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 18:00   Andrew Putch competed for a three-day tour of Silicon Valley's tech community.
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Lambros Research Among Fatigue Journal’s Most Downloaded

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 18:00   AE research is counted among the International Journal of Fatigue's 20 most downloadable papers.
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AE Faculty Join in CSL-sponsored Conference on Manned, Unmanned Aircraft

Sun, 11/09/2014 - 18:00   CSL conference brings together experts in manned and unmanned aviation.
AE graduate student Mary Nguyen working with a prosthetic hand.

Through 3D-Printed Prosthetic, Illinois Students Lending a Hand in Ecuador

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 18:00   Tim Bretl's group combines electromyographic control research with 3D-printing to develop an artificial hand.
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Gao Group’s GPS Work Earns Best Presentation Awards

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 18:00   New technology improves GPS applications to power grid cybersecurity.
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AE Celebrates 70th Anniversary, Harry Hilton

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 19:00   Alumni, faculty, staff and AE friends gathered to celebrate the Department's 70th Anniversary.
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AE and ECE Researchers Awarded $1.5 Million to Build Robot Bats

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 19:00   A $1.5 million NSF grant will fund a project to build mechanical bats for construction sites.
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AE Welcomes Large 2014 Undergraduate, Graduate Classes

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 19:00   AE welcomes its largest incoming undergraduate class in 10 years.
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New AE Online Master's Degree Attracts 10 Students

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering at Illinois has a good first response to its online master's degree.
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Levin Brings to AE Expertise in Modeling, Simulation of Chemical Reacting Flows

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 19:00   Deborah Levin brings 34 years of experience in modeling and simulations as a new professor in AE.
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Three in a Row: AE at Illinois Teams Take First, Second in AIAA Space Design Contest

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 19:00   AE teams take first and second place in the AIAA Space Design Contest for the third year in a row.
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Rolls-Royce Dedicates Concorde’s Olympus Engine to AE

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 19:00   AE gains a piece of aeronautics history through the long-term loan of a Rolls-Royce Olympus engine.