News

Lambros becomes Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Mechanics

Sun, 07/01/2012 - 19:00   AE professor to serve as Associate Editor for Journal of Applied Mechanics.

Cochrane to Lead AE at Illinois Alumni Programs

Sun, 07/01/2012 - 19:00   Illinois alumnus Timothy A. Cochrane has joined AE at Illinois as the new Associate Director for Advancement.

Bytesize Science Features Illinois Self-Healing Work

Sun, 06/17/2012 - 19:00   AE's Sottos, White, students' work in developing self-healing materials that mimic biological processes featured on the American Chemical Society site.

Voulgaris Heads $1 Million Surveillance Network Research

Sun, 06/17/2012 - 19:00   AE professor, group works to determine how sophisticated, unmanned surveillance vehicles can provide anti-terrorism and force protection measures in harbors.

Bretl, McCarthy Win Award at IEEE Conference

Thu, 06/07/2012 - 19:00   Assistant professor and an ECE alumna win Best Manipulation Paper Award at IEEE International conference on Robotics and Automation.

Three AE Teams Compete in Regional Rocket Launch

Wed, 06/06/2012 - 19:00   Three AE student teams designed and built rockets then tested them against the best from other colleges and universities in five Midwestern states.

Illinois Team Improves in Lunabotics Competition

Wed, 05/30/2012 - 19:00   The Illinois Robotics in Space (IRIS) team placed third of 57 teams competing in the NASA Lunabotics Mining Competition Systems Engineering paper category.

AE Alumnus' Creation Flies Like a Plane; Drives Like a Car

Tue, 05/22/2012 - 19:00   "To design a brand new vehicle is every aerospace engineer's dream," says AE alumnus Sam Schweighart. So he and his colleagues designed one.

First Grads Happy with AE's Aerospace Systems Engineering Degree

Tue, 05/22/2012 - 19:00   The first five students of AE's new Aerospace Systems Engineering master's degree program have now graduated.

AE Says 'Happy Retirement' to Kirts

Thu, 05/17/2012 - 19:00   AE at Illinois wishes hearty congratulations to Undergraduate Student Coordinator Barb Kirts on her retirement from the University of Illinois!

AE Students Perform NASA Test of iPAD Use in Microgravity

Wed, 05/16/2012 - 19:00   Five AE students moved closer to the dream of being an astronaut when the NASA chose their team to conduct an experiment in microgravity.

Bird-like Robot Perches On Human Hand

Mon, 04/30/2012 - 19:00   For the first time, AE researchers demonstrate the control functions that allow birds to successfully perform a soft landing.

Butler Garners College Alumni Award

Sun, 04/29/2012 - 19:00   P. Barry Butler addresses the audience at the April 21 College of Engineering Awards Convocation

ISS Hosts Illinois Space Day

Sat, 04/28/2012 - 19:00   High School students attended Illinois Space Day recently on the U of I campus.

Solomon Earns University of Idaho Honors

Sat, 04/28/2012 - 19:00   Emeritus Prof. and former AE Department Head Wayne Solomon has been inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame at the University of Idaho.

Bodony Chosen for Eminent Engineer Award

Sun, 04/01/2012 - 19:00   The Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society at Illinois has chosen AE Assistant Prof. Daniel J. Bodony for the Eminent Engineer Award.

Aerospace Student Organizations Garner 2012 EOH Awards

Sun, 03/11/2012 - 19:00   Four AE-related exhibits receive awards during the 2012 Engineering Open House (EOH), held March 9 and 10.

Anden Earns Knight of St. Patrick Honor

Tue, 03/06/2012 - 18:00   AE undergraduate Eric A. Anden of Hinsdale, Illinois, will be welcomed into the 2012 class of the Knights of St. Patrick during a ball this Saturday (March 10, 2012).

Langbort Earns CAREER Award; Co-directs New IT-based Center

Thu, 03/01/2012 - 18:00   AE Assistant Prof. Cedric Langbort's research efforts can be compared to a very high-tech game of hide and seek.

Bodony Earns NSF CAREER Award to Study the Human Voice

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 18:00   What does a person's ability to say "Ahhhh" have to do with aeronautics? More than one might think.

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