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tire illustration

Designing a puncture-free tire

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 09:36   Balancing strength with the elasticity for a comfortable, shock-free ride.
Jorge Aranda

Aranda blends coursework with extra-curricular, now career

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 10:30   Jorge Aranda, BS December '19 says, "Find YOUR DBF."
Katie Carroll

Katie Carroll named one of AIAA’s "20 Twenties”

Tue, 01/21/2020 - 08:34   Carroll received a B.S. from Illinois in MAY 2019.
Fakhreddine Karray,

AE alumnus named IEEE Fellow

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 09:39   Karray honored for major contributions in intelligent systems.
Suzanne Peterson

December grad reaps benefits of an extra semester

Mon, 01/13/2020 - 13:44   An additional semester gave Suzanne Peterson opportunities for research. .
Engineering Hall

AE senior design teams find creative solution to test rocket

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 09:24   Drop it from a stairwell in Engineering Hall.
Ryan Noe

Meet AE graduate Ryan Noe, BS '19

Mon, 01/06/2020 - 11:43   Learn how adding a few semesters provided valuable experiences.
space helmet in day 1 location

AE's Amazing Space Helmet Hunt

Sun, 12/29/2019 - 17:20   Now through the end of January
X43A

Pentagon officials visit new Center for Hypersonics Research and Entry Systems Studies at U of I

Mon, 12/23/2019 - 11:02   This visit marks the official launch of CHESS.
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How Flies Fly topic of Jan. 27 lecture

Tue, 12/17/2019 - 14:39   Ever wonder how flies or other insects get off the ground so effortlessly?
Curiosity rover

NASA funds research on navigation sensors

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 10:53   A joint project with CU Aerospace
Or Dantsker

Dantsker receives two AIAA awards

Thu, 12/05/2019 - 15:31   AE Ph.D. student Or Dantsker was honored twice by AIAA.
MIN-D launch

Despite substantial setbacks rocket team takes second place

Wed, 12/04/2019 - 10:34   One of the team's biggest challenges came during the home stretch.
Rick Zelenka

Drone detecting software development funded by NASA

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 09:43   AE alumnus Rick Zelenka is concerned about steering clear of drones and is doing something about it.
Suzzane Peterson

AE senior awarded for research poster

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 09:00   Suzanne Peterson is an undergraduate research assistant, working with Professor Philippe Geubelle.
Harry Hilton

Visualizing multiple dimensions for big-picture analysis of wing stresses and performance

Tue, 11/26/2019 - 08:44   Harry H. Hilton conducted a research project with the final goal being to establish conditions with 16 different variables that can lead to material failures and structural instabilities
graphic sunburst

Two AE researchers receive awards from NASA and DOD

Fri, 11/22/2019 - 08:24   Both projects are part of U of I's Center for Hypersonics and Entry Systems Studies.
graphic alumni in the news

AE alumni Stan Deal & Scott Altman in the news

Wed, 11/20/2019 - 09:37   Here's what others are saying about AE alumni.
Neil Mehta

Study on surface damage to vehicles traveling at hypersonic speeds

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 08:37   Creates a “first principles” rule that can be applied to other surfaces.
Shivani Ganesh and Amy Exposito

Illinois Space Society goes on the road with science magic

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 09:52   Sharing their enthusiasm for space exploration with the next generation of aerospace engineers.

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