News Archive

Merrett Wins Lockheed Student Paper Award

Fri, 06/10/2011 - 19:00   Recent AE PhD Craig G. Merrett has won the Lockheed Martin Student Paper in Structures Award.

University of Iowa Names Butler Executive Vice President and Provost

Thu, 06/09/2011 - 19:00   AE alumnus Barry Butler has been named executive vice president and provost at the University of Iowa.

AE Honors Outstanding Students

Sun, 06/05/2011 - 19:00   AE has recognized several of the Department's undergraduate and graduate students this spring with awards for their scholastic achievement and other contributions.
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Movement through the power of the mind

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 19:00   AE Prof. Tim Bretl uses electroencephalograph technology to have subjects fly small fixed-wing unmanned aircraft.

AE Celebrates Ki D. Lee Career

Sun, 05/22/2011 - 19:00   AE commemorated the 38-year career Emeritus Professor Ki D. Lee has had with the department during a retirement celebration held Wednesday, April 13.

AE Professor Philippe H. Geubelle Named as Bliss Professor

Tue, 05/03/2011 - 19:00   Prof. Geubelle has distinguished himself nationally and internationally as an engineer and educator in computational mechanics.

Conway Chosen for Campus Graduate and Professional Teaching Award

Wed, 04/27/2011 - 19:00   AE Prof. Bruce A. Conway has once again been recognized for his talents.
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Reducing jet noise by controlling turbulence

Mon, 04/25/2011 - 19:00   Daniel Bodony, an assistant professor of aerospace engineering, is part of a NASA-funded effort trying to lessen jet engine sound by controlling the turbulence.

College Honors Austin with Xerox Award for Faculty Research

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 19:00   AE Assistant Professor Joanna M. Austin is among eight College of Engineering faculty members recognized with the 2011 Xerox Awards for Faculty Research.

Engineering at Illinois Honors Astronaut Altman

Mon, 04/18/2011 - 19:00   Capt. Scott D. Altman, space shuttle pilot and mission commander, was among seven College of Engineering alumni presented the Alumni Award for Distinguished Service in a convocation held Saturday, April 16.

Hometown Honors Astronaut Altman with Statue

Sun, 03/20/2011 - 19:00   A bronze bust of AE alumnus and former NASA astronaut Scott Altman has been unveiled at the Tazewell County Museum in Altman's hometown of Pekin, Illinois.

AE Alum Completes First F-35C Flight

Thu, 02/24/2011 - 18:00   Lt Cmdr. Eric “Magic” Buus, a Navy test pilot, had the honor of flying the carrier variant of the F-35 (CF-1) for the craft’s initial flight February 11.

AIAA Meeting Includes Sentman Tribute

Sun, 02/20/2011 - 18:00   Scholarship Honoring Late Professor to be Awarded This Spring

IEEE Elects Voulgaris as Fellow

Wed, 02/02/2011 - 18:00   AE Professor Petros G. Voulgaris was cited for contributions to decentralized, distributed, and multiobjective control.

Mechanophores Makes Popular Mechanics' Top Ten

Thu, 01/20/2011 - 18:00   "Mechanophores" - polymers that change colors when under stress - are among the top ten concepts Popular Mechanic' website says you'll need to know for 2011.

ABET Announces 2010 Linton E. Grinter Distinguished Service Award

Thu, 01/20/2011 - 18:00   AE Emeritus Prof. Allen I Ormsbee has been named the 2010 recipient of ABET, Inc.'s prestigious Linton E. Grinter Distinguished Service Award.

Physics of Fluids Features Airliners' Noise Reduction Research

Thu, 12/02/2010 - 18:00   AE Assistant Prof. Daniel J. Bodony collaborative work with AE Prof. Jonathan B. Freund to control high-speed engine exhaust shows promise in reducing an aircraft's acoustic footprint without compromising performance.

Illinois researchers receive grant to study human-machine interactions

Sun, 10/24/2010 - 19:00   Professor Langbort among team that received $7.5 million MURI award.

Chasiotis Wins International SES Award

Tue, 10/12/2010 - 19:00   The Society of Engineering Science, Inc., has chosen AE Associate Prof. Ioannis Chasiotis as the winner of the SES Young Investigator Medal.

Illinois Team Takes Third in AIAA Senior Design Competition

Wed, 10/06/2010 - 19:00   An Illinois team has taken third place in the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Senior Design Competition for the 2009-10 school year.