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Hiltons Endow SDM Best Student Paper Award

Sun, 01/24/2010 - 18:00   AE Emeritus Prof. Harry H. Hilton and his wife, Lois, have endowed an award.

Chasiotis Named Willett Scholar

Mon, 01/11/2010 - 18:00   AE Associate Prof. Ioannis Chasiotis has been named a Donald Biggar Willett Scholar in the College of Engineering.

AIAA Conference Chooses Chung’s Work for Best Paper Award

Thu, 12/10/2009 - 18:00   Research work by AE Assistant Prof. Soon-Jo Chung and his students has been selected as the Best Paper presented during the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 2009 Infotech@Aerospace (I@A) Conference.

Illinois’ SHPE is Regional Chapter of the Year; AE Students Recognized at Convention

Mon, 11/23/2009 - 18:00   The University of Illinois student chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers was recognized as the Regional Chapter of the Year, and four Aerospace Engineering undergraduates achieved individual honors during the recent SHPE National Conference.

Lambros Named ASME Fellow

Mon, 11/09/2009 - 18:00   Professor John Lambros makes the third AE faculty member this year to have achieved the status of Fellow within the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).

Sixty Years and Going Strong

Tue, 10/13/2009 - 19:00   Emeritus Prof. Harry H. Hilton reached a remarkable milestone in September 2009 — his 60th continuous year at the University of Illinois.

AE Connects to Google’s Project 10^100

Tue, 10/06/2009 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering can boast connections to two finalists in the Google ’s Project 10^100 competition that seeks ideas to help the world.

AE Senior Design Teams Take Second, Third in AIAA Space Design Competition

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 19:00   AE senior design teams did well in the 2009 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics design competition, taking second and third places.

AE undergrad wins National Student Role Model Award

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 19:00   AE undergraduate Joseph Gonzalez has been selected as the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers’ National Student Role Model of the Year

College Honors Archambault

Mon, 10/05/2009 - 19:00   The university, college, and Department of Aerospace Engineering welcomed Colonel Lee J. Archambault, BS 82, MS 84 AE, a distinguished United States Air Force pilot and NASA astronaut, back to campus during the Foundation weekend Oct. 2-4.

AE Student Awarded Armed Forces Scholarship

Sun, 10/04/2009 - 19:00   Jie Hua Lin of Bolingbrook, Illinois, has won an Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association General John A. Wickham Scholarship.

New AE Professor Developing Bat-Like Aircraft Flight

Sat, 09/26/2009 - 19:00   Equipped with a vision to develop aircraft that mimic the autonomy and agility of bats, Soon-Jo Chung begins this fall semester as a new assistant professor in Aerospace Engineering.

AE Grad Student Wins NASA/GSRP Fellowship

Wed, 09/09/2009 - 19:00   AE graduate student Jacob A. Englander has been chosen for a National Aeronautics and Space Administration fellowship for his work on developing an autonomous design tool for interplanetary spacecraft missions.

AE Researchers’ Paper Chosen as Best from Continuum Mechanics Conference

Mon, 08/31/2009 - 19:00   A group of AE researchers has earned the Best Paper Award from a major continuum mechanics conference held in February in Cambridge, the United Kingdom.

Geubelle Named ASME Fellow

Wed, 08/19/2009 - 19:00   AE Professor Philippe Geubelle has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).

AE Students Earn 2009 Departmental Awards

Thu, 08/06/2009 - 19:00   AE has recognized several of the Department’s undergraduate and graduate students with awards for their scholastic achievement and other contributions.

AE Students Garner College of Engineering Awards

Wed, 08/05/2009 - 19:00   AE students Joseph Gonzalez and Michael J. Ciffone are the winners of the College of Engineering’s 2009 Andrea J. Culumber and Stanley H. Pierce awards, respectively.

Chasiotis Earns Presidential Early Career Award

Sun, 07/19/2009 - 19:00   AE Associate Prof. Ioannis Chasiotis is among 100 young researchers named as recipients of 2008 Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on young professionals at the outset of their independent research careers

Geubelle is Teacher of the Year; Kirts Receives Staff of the Year Award

Wed, 07/15/2009 - 19:00   AE Prof. Philippe Geubelle presents Barb Kirts, Coordinator of Undergraduate Programs, with the inaugural AE Staff of the Year Award.

AE Alum Chosen for 2009 Astronaut Class

Mon, 07/13/2009 - 19:00   A lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force, AE alum Michael S. Hopkins has been selected as a member of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s 2009 astronaut candidate class.

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