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Student Aircraft Builders

SAB Gains $53,000 Grant for Composite Glider Project

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 19:00   the Student Aircraft Builders receive a large grant to further the group's project.
Christopher Ostoich

AE Scientists Garner Best Fluid Dynamics Paper Award

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 19:00   AE researchers' simulations to help build reusable hypersonic vehicles earns recognition.
Mike Hopkins

Hopkins Urges Graduates to Define Their Own Success

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 19:00   Fresh from the International Space Station, AE alumnus Mike Hopkins delivers the 2014 Commencement Address.
Jeremy Morton

Aerospace Engineering Honors Outstanding Students

Wed, 05/14/2014 - 19:00   Springtime is awards time for Aerospace Engineering students.
Regenerative plastic

Regenerating Plastic Grows Back After Damage

Thu, 05/08/2014 - 19:00   Scott White's group has developed a regenerative plastic.
Alma Mater

Deal, Leo, Merret and Whalen Selected for AE Alumni Awards

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 19:00   AE presents Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Recent Alumni awards.
LS-STO/VKI Lecture Series

International Lecture Series Draws 52 Scientists to Illinois

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 19:00   LS-STO/VKI Lecture Series makes a rare U.S. appearance with an event at the University of Illinois.
Astronaut Michael Hopkins

Mike Hopkins To Give Post-Mission Presentation May 16

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 19:00   Mike Koon, Engineering Communications Office
Alma Mater

Elliott, Shah Honored for Promoting Student-Faculty Cooperation

Mon, 04/28/2014 - 19:00   Greg Elliott and Akash Shah have received the Engineering at Illinois Stanley H. Pierce awards.
Aerospace Engineering undergraduate Bentic Sebastian

Schowalter Award Winner Says Get Involved; Follow Your Passion

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 19:00   AE undergrad Bentic Sebastian wins the William R. Schowalter Award.
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Repeated Self-Healing Now Possible in Composite Materials

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:00   Scott White's group develops a self-healing system for fiber-composite materials.
A young George Carruthers with the far-ultraviolet camera and spectrograph

AE Alum to be Presented University's Highest Honor

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 19:00   George R. Carruthers will receive Illinois' Alumni Achievement Award at Commencement.
Robotic bird perching on a human hand.

Chung Honored with Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 19:00   Projects such as this are among Soon-Jo Chung's research work.
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Astronaut Michael Hopkins to Deliver 2014 Commencement Address

Mon, 03/31/2014 - 19:00   Michael Hopkins' travels take him from the Space Station to Commencement.
AE Prof. Scott White

Campus Recognizes White for Graduate Student Mentoring

Thu, 03/27/2014 - 19:00   AE Prof. Scott White earns a campus award for his mentoring of graduate students.
Illinois Space Day logo

Illinois Space Day Set for April 5

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 19:00   K-8 students will be treated to exhibits "all things space."
Geubelle wins Campus Award for Excellence in Guiding Undergraduate Research.

Campus Recognizes Geubelle for Guiding Undergraduate Research

Tue, 03/18/2014 - 19:00   Geubelle wins the Campus Award for Excellence in Guiding Undergraduate Research.
EOH visitors try their hands as flight simulators.

AE Student Groups Place in EOH

Sun, 03/16/2014 - 19:00   AE student groups offered nearly 20 exhibits during Engineering Open House
Team Orange Energy

Team Orange Energy Headed to BP Ultimate Field Trip Challenge

Wed, 03/05/2014 - 18:00   AE student Thomas Bernhardt's team will compete in BP's Ultimate Field Trip Challenge.
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Jet Propulsion Lab Engineer Gives Insights into Saturn Mission

Tue, 03/04/2014 - 18:00   JPL Engineer Todd Barber will talk about his work on journeys to Saturn.