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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.

Conway Named AAS Fellow

Wed, 10/06/2010 - 19:00   AE Prof. Bruce A. Conway has been elected as a Fellow of the American Astronautical Society (AAS).

Going Green: Manufacturer to Use AE Researchers' Corn Composite Technology

Wed, 10/06/2010 - 19:00   A Texas manufacturer has licensed with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to use a corn-based structural composite technology that AE Prof. Scott White and affiliate Prof. Nancy R. Sottos first invented.

Freund Promoted to Full Professor

Thu, 09/09/2010 - 19:00   AE faculty member Jonathan B. Freund has been promoted to the rank of full professor.

White Named ASC Fellow

Tue, 08/31/2010 - 19:00   AE Prof. Scott R. White, the Donald Biggar Willett Professor of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Composites.

AE Junior Wins AIAA National Scholarship

Mon, 08/23/2010 - 19:00   AE junior Jonathan Z. Yong is among 30 undergraduates across the nation to recently have won an annual scholarship from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

AE Alumnus to receive Guggenheim Medal

Sun, 08/22/2010 - 19:00   AE Alumnus Robert H. Liebeck, Professor of the Practice of Aerospace Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will receive one of the most prestigious awards in aviation: the Daniel Guggenheim Medal.

Aerospace Engineering researchers receive IRI/NSF grant for coatings and adhesion research

Sun, 08/22/2010 - 19:00   The Industrial Research Institute (IRI), in partnership with the National Science Foundation (NSF), has awarded $500,000 to AE Prof. Philippe H. Geubelle and his research team for work in developing a modeling tool for thin films polymer coatings.