News Archive

AE graduate student Mary Nguyen working with a prosthetic hand.

Through 3D-Printed Prosthetic, Illinois Students Lending a Hand in Ecuador

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 18:00   Tim Bretl's group combines electromyographic control research with 3D-printing to develop an artificial hand.
Grace Gao and her group at ION GNSS+

Gao Group’s GPS Work Earns Best Presentation Awards

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 18:00   New technology improves GPS applications to power grid cybersecurity.
Emeritus Prof. Harry H. Hilton

AE Celebrates 70th Anniversary, Harry Hilton

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 19:00   Alumni, faculty, staff and AE friends gathered to celebrate the Department's 70th Anniversary.
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AE and ECE Researchers Awarded $1.5 Million to Build Robot Bats

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 19:00   A $1.5 million NSF grant will fund a project to build mechanical bats for construction sites.
AE 2014 graduate students

AE Welcomes Large 2014 Undergraduate, Graduate Classes

Sun, 09/21/2014 - 19:00   AE welcomes its largest incoming undergraduate class in 10 years.
AE Prof. John Lambros

New AE Online Master's Degree Attracts 10 Students

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering at Illinois has a good first response to its online master's degree.
Velocity field of Xe neutrals in a three ion thruster system predicted by new, m

Levin Brings to AE Expertise in Modeling, Simulation of Chemical Reacting Flows

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 19:00   Deborah Levin brings 34 years of experience in modeling and simulations as a new professor in AE.
A-LOFT Team graphics

Three in a Row: AE at Illinois Teams Take First, Second in AIAA Space Design Contest

Sun, 09/07/2014 - 19:00   AE teams take first and second place in the AIAA Space Design Contest for the third year in a row.
Andreas Cangellaris and Mark Rhodes

Rolls-Royce Dedicates Concorde’s Olympus Engine to AE

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 19:00   AE gains a piece of aeronautics history through the long-term loan of a Rolls-Royce Olympus engine.
Artist conception of the Nanosatellite Lab

AE Gains Composite Manufacturing, Nanosatellite Instructional Labs with Talbot Renovation

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 19:00   Students will gain use of state-of-the-art composite manufacturing and nanosatellite facilities with a Talbot Laboratory remodeling project.
Taraneh Sayadi

New Faculty Member Studies Turbulence, Combustion Instabilities

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 19:00   Assistant Prof. Taraneh Sayadi will bring to AE expertise in numerical analysis of complex turbulent flow and thermoacoustic instabilities.
Scott R. White

White Selected for ASC Outstanding Research Award

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 19:00   AE Prof. Scott White is recognized for his pioneering research in autonomous materials.
Astronaut Steven R. Nagel

Steven R. Nagel, Astronaut, Long-time AE Supporter: In Memoriam

Sun, 08/24/2014 - 19:00   Long an advocate for Aerospace Engineering at Illinois, astronaut Steven R. Nagel has died.

Illinois Team Takes Third in Mars Flyby Design Competition

Thu, 08/21/2014 - 19:00   An Illinois team's design takes third place in a Mars flyby competition.
Vincent Le Chenadec research image

New Assistant Professor Specializes in Multi-Phase Flows

Thu, 08/14/2014 - 19:00   Assistant Prof. Vincent Le Chenadec brings to AE expertise in numerical simulation and modeling of complex multi-phase flows.
Historical photo of Harry H. Hilton

Hilton Named ASC Fellow

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 19:00   Emeritus Prof. Harry H. Hilton is now a Fellow of the American Society for Composites.
Bruce Conway

Conway Group’s Control Theory Among Journal’s Most Downloaded Papers

Sun, 08/10/2014 - 19:00   Bruce Conway and Pradipto Ghosh theorize on optimal feedback controllers for dynamic systems.
Phillip J. Ansell

Ansell Joins AE Faculty to Study Unsteady Flow

Tue, 08/05/2014 - 19:00   Previoiusly a graduate student and postdoc in AE, Phillip J. Ansell has joined the department as an assistant professor.
John Lambros

Lambros Chosen for SEM Frocht Award

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 19:00   AE Prof. John Lambros is recognized for his contributions to experimental mechanics education.
Aerospace Engineering Graduation Chart

AE Gains New Alumni

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 19:00   AE gained 127 alumni from graduations in Academic Year 2014.