U.S. Senator Dick Durbin

Senator Durbin Tours new Center for Self-healing Materials

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 18:00   Visiting in January, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin tours the Center of Excellence in Self-healing, Regeneration, and Structural Remodeling
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AE faculty member Ansell included among Forbes 30 Under 30

Thu, 01/14/2016 - 18:00   Phil Anserll says his Forbes "30 Under 30" designation motivates him to pursue continued excellence.
Scott R. White

Color-changing indicators highlight microscopic damage

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 18:00   Scott White's group has developed new material that autonomously indicates mechanical damage.
John Lambros

AE launches new certificate programs

Tue, 01/05/2016 - 18:00   AE's new certificate programs makes it easier for students to gain extra aerospace engineering expertise.
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Lambros elected as American Academy of Mechanics Fellow

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 18:00   Professor John Lambros has been elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Mechanics.
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NASA picks AE team’s design for next step in BIG Idea Challenge

Sun, 01/03/2016 - 18:00   An AE student team designs a transport vehicle for carrying large payloads to Mars.
Koki Ho

Ho wins Napolitano Award for network optimization of space mission plan

Sun, 11/22/2015 - 18:00   New assistant professor gains international recognition for spaceflight logistics plan.
Soon-Jo Chung

Swarm satellite research results in AIAA Best Paper Award

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 18:00   Associate Prof. Soon-Jo Chung and his PhD student Dan Morgan have won an AIAA Best Paper Award.
Scott R. White

AFOSR Awards $4.3 Million for New Center Focusing on Self-Healing Materials

Sun, 11/08/2015 - 18:00   Prof. Scott White directs the new Center of Excellence in Self-healing, Regeneration, and Structural Remodeling.
Cedric Langbort

AE's Langbort uses game theory to protect the grid from hackers

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 18:00   Cedric Langbort's game theory algorithms keep a move ahead of hackers attacking the grid.
Tim Bretl

Bretl projects merge robotics and neuroscience

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 18:00   Associate Prof. Tim Bretl finds a good deal of overlap in his research in robotic manipulation and neuroscience.
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Gao student wins Best Paper Award for GPS research at ION GNSS+ 2015

Tue, 10/27/2015 - 19:00   Assistant Prof. Grace Gao and her student develop robust tracking of power grid conditions.
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ISS team wins first place in designing Mars exploration satellite communications

Sun, 10/25/2015 - 19:00   An ISS team has designed a winning plan for Mars exploration satellite communications.
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White, colleagues win SEM Hetényi Award

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 19:00   Prof. Scott White and his colleagues' research involving composite battery electrodes has won the SEM Hetényi Award.
AE Department Head Philippe Geubelle

All things Ormsbee and aerodynamics: AE alumni gather for symposium

Mon, 10/05/2015 - 19:00   AE alumni recalled lessons learned during the Al Ormsbee Memorial Symposium on Aerodynamics and Aircraft Design.
AE undergraduate enrollment

AE welcomes large undergraduate and graduate classes

Sun, 10/04/2015 - 19:00   For the first time in decades, AE undergrad enrollment tops 500 students.
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Self-destructing electronics featured in Big Ten Network video

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 19:00   The Big Ten Network has made an entertaining video of Prof. Scott White's work in self-destructing electronics.
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Panesi earns NASA Early Career Faculty Award for Modeling of Mars Entry

Mon, 09/07/2015 - 19:00   Marco Panesi has won several awards recently for work in modeling non-equilibrium thermophysical processes occurring during hypersonic flight.
AE alumnus Bob Liebeck

Liebeck Endows Ormsbee Professorship

Mon, 09/07/2015 - 19:00   Alumnus Bob Liebeck pays tribute to the late Prof. Al Ormsbee by endowing a professorship.
Model 250 engine

Rolls-Royce Model 250, J35 engines; propeller blades add to AE display

Mon, 09/07/2015 - 19:00   AE gains a Model 250 and a J35 engine as well as propeller blades to add to its Rolls Royce display.