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New AE professor studies space travel infrastructure, small satellite systems

Sun, 08/23/2015 - 19:00   Koki Ho's work has contributed to mapping the stars, planning travel through space.
Illinois Emeritus Prof. Bruce Conway

Deflecting asteroids; Conway proposes plan for Earthly invaders

Thu, 08/13/2015 - 19:00   Deflecting invading asteroids might veer them from Earth's path.
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Five years running, AE Team is AIAA Space Design champ

Wed, 08/12/2015 - 19:00   Five times and still champions! AE team takes first in space design challenge.
Graphic showing planetary entry.

New professor brings expertise in hypersonic and space systems to AE

Sun, 08/09/2015 - 19:00   "Planetary entry is a tough problem that we’re still learning how to solve." - AE Assistant Prof. Zach Putnam.
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New AE professor creates programs for simulation, complex structures design

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 19:00   New computationalist and faculty member Kai James bring to AE his interest in STEM education for underrepresented groups.
Complex flow over inclined airfoil.

Data drives new AE professor's simulations

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 19:00   Looking at data, Maciej Balajewicz simplifies computational modeling.
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New Freshmen Course Focuses on Broad View of AE, Communications Skills

Sun, 07/19/2015 - 19:00   Communication skills will be emphasized in a new AE freshmen course.
Lawn-mowing robot

Robotic lawn mowing technology to deliver yard care with little set-up

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 19:00   Little set-up is needed for this lawn-mowing robot.
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AE’s Pomeroy Wins AIAA Orville and Wilbur Wright Graduate Award

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 19:00   PhD student Brent Pomeroy's contributions to research and the AE Department earn a top AIAA recognition.
Tinkertoy-like satellite

AE Grad Students Awarded National Fellowships

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 19:00   Four AE graduate students have won major national fellowships.
AE Associate Prof. Tim Bretl

Bretl Wins College, Departmental Honors for Teaching

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 19:00   Associat Prof. Tim Bretl is recognized by both AE students and the College of Engineering for his teaching efforts.
2015 AE graduates

AE Welcomes New Alumni

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering at Illinois gains 132 new alumni with graduations from AY 2015.
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Jensen Elected to AIAA Board of Directors

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 19:00   AE alumnus Dan Jensen is a new director on the AIAA Board.
Associate Prof. Timothy Bretl

Researchers Building Vision-based Robotic System for Construction Monitoring

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 19:00   Associate Prof. Tim Bretl is co-PI in developing an automated vision-based construction progress monitoring system.
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AE’s Online Master’s Degree Has Successful Start

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 19:00   Following a successful debut year, AE's online master's degree program looks to expand programming.
self-destructing electornics

Mission possible: This device will self-destruct when heated

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 19:00   Self-destructive electronic devices possible through newly developed sustainable materials.
Talbot Laboratory

AE Honors Student Excellence

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 19:00   AE's outstanding students receive numerous honors for their work.
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AE Undergrads Gain Rocketry, Robotics Knowledge from NASA Launch Challenge

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 19:00   An AE team competes in NASA's Maxi-Mav Challenge.
UIUC Research Park mowing

Researchers Developing Solution for GPS-denied Environments

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:00   Soon-Jo Chung and other researchers work to map areas where GPS cannot go.
Talbot Laboratory

AE Honors Alumni Raymond, Hoch and Shaw

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 19:00   D. Christopher Raymond, Richard L. Hoch, and David A. Shaw honored as AE alumni.

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