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Cable-Controlled Aeroshell Deceleration System (CCADS) concept

AE Team Takes First Place in NASA BIG Idea Challenge

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 19:00   A team of undergrads learned quickly about space vehicle entry, descent, and landing to win NASA's BIG Idea Challenge.
Alex Kosmala

Satisfaction comes from solving complex problems

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:00   Solving complex problems can be rewarding, says 2016 AE Distinguished Alumni Award winner Alex Kosmala.
Jim Mocarski

Listen to your customers

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 19:00   The advice AE 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award winner Jim Mocarski has for students: Listen to your customers.
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ISS team creates asteroid rock-chipping tool as part of Micro-g NeXT Challenge

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:00   An ISS team will be traveling to the NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab to test a rock-chipping tool for space missions.
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AIAA at Illinois hosts successful regional Conference; achieves largest turnout in history

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 19:00   Several AE students earned prizes at the recent AIAA Region III Conference on the Urbana campus.
Antony Jameson

Stillwell Lecture features Antony Jameson, expert in aerodynamics and aerodynamic design

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 19:00   Professor Antony Jameson, a Fellow of the United Kingdom’s Royal Academy of Engineering and a Foreign Member of the NAE, will present the 2016 Stillwell Lecture.
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Elevate your career with AE online summer courses

Mon, 03/28/2016 - 19:00   Registration for AE's summer online MS courses starts April 13!
Tim Bretl

Bretl wins College’s Rose, Everitt awards for teaching excellence

Sun, 03/27/2016 - 19:00   Tim Bretl is becoming one of the most highly honored teachers in Aerospace Engineering at Illinois.
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Ten…Nine…Eight

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 19:00   Students in the CubeSat course become part of a real space mission.
Sacramento Kings arena construction

Illinois drone monitoring system used in Sacramento Kings arena construction

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 19:00   Associate Prof. Tim Bretl is helping to develop the award-winning drone monitoring system used with construction of the Sacramento Kings arena.
Caite McCarthy

AE Senior Caite McCarthy selected as Knight of St. Pat, Wakeland Award winner

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 18:00   Caite McCarthy's leadership skills are being lauded with a couple of College of Engineering honors.
AE 483 video project

Industry reps drawn to students’ work with quadrotors

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 18:00   Prof. Grace Gao motivates AE 483 students by inviting industry reps to view final project videos.
Scott White

White Chosen for Drucker Eminent Faculty Award

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 18:00   Prof. Scott White is honored with Engineering at Illinois' most prestigious faculty award.
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Panesi wins Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 18:00   Assistant Prof. Marco Panesi's work in high-temperature computational aerothermodynamics gains the College of Engineering's recognition.
Michael Selig

Selig plays role in designing enormous blades for offshore energy

Sun, 02/28/2016 - 18:00   Prof. Michael Selig contributes to research on gigantic morphing wind energy blades.
Daniel J. Bodony

Bodony wins Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research

Wed, 02/24/2016 - 18:00   Engineering at Illinois recognizes Dan Bodony for his research, including exascale computing to simulate compressible turbulent flows.
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Women in Aerospace sponsors Girls Learning Air and Space Science Event

Sun, 02/21/2016 - 18:00   Women in Aerospace event promises rocket and glider fun for girls sixth through 10th grades!
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AIAA at Illinois to Host Regional Student Conference

Tue, 01/26/2016 - 18:00   About 100 students from 25 universities are expected on the Illinois campus in April for the 2016 AIAA Regional Student Conference.
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.

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