Thu, 01/20/2011 - 18:00 "Mechanophores" - polymers that change colors when under stress - are among the top ten concepts Popular Mechanic' website says you'll need to know for 2011.
Thu, 01/20/2011 - 18:00 AE Emeritus Prof. Allen I Ormsbee has been named the 2010 recipient of ABET, Inc.'s prestigious Linton E. Grinter Distinguished Service Award.
Thu, 12/02/2010 - 18:00 AE Assistant Prof. Daniel J. Bodony collaborative work with AE Prof. Jonathan B. Freund to control high-speed engine exhaust shows promise in reducing an aircraft's acoustic footprint without compromising performance.
Tue, 10/12/2010 - 19:00 The Society of Engineering Science, Inc., has chosen AE Associate Prof. Ioannis Chasiotis as the winner of the SES Young Investigator Medal.
Wed, 10/06/2010 - 19:00 An Illinois team has taken third place in the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Senior Design Competition for the 2009-10 school year.
Wed, 10/06/2010 - 19:00 A Texas manufacturer has licensed with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to use a corn-based structural composite technology that AE Prof. Scott White and affiliate Prof. Nancy R. Sottos first invented.
Tue, 08/31/2010 - 19:00 AE Prof. Scott R. White, the Donald Biggar Willett Professor of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Composites.
Mon, 08/23/2010 - 19:00 AE junior Jonathan Z. Yong is among 30 undergraduates across the nation to recently have won an annual scholarship from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Sun, 08/22/2010 - 19:00 AE Alumnus Robert H. Liebeck, Professor of the Practice of Aerospace Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will receive one of the most prestigious awards in aviation: the Daniel Guggenheim Medal.
Sun, 08/22/2010 - 19:00 The Industrial Research Institute (IRI), in partnership with the National Science Foundation (NSF), has awarded $500,000 to AE Prof. Philippe H. Geubelle and his research team for work in developing a modeling tool for thin films polymer coatings.
Tue, 08/17/2010 - 19:00 AE Prof. Bruce A. Conway has been invited to deliver the prestigious John V. Breakwell Memorial Lecture at the Astrodynamics Symposium of the 61st International Astronautical Congress this fall.
Sun, 08/01/2010 - 19:00 AE Assistant Prof. Joanna M Austin has earned a 2010 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award for research to help minimize tissue and cell damage during procedures such as shock-wave lithotripsy, used in breaking up kidney stones.
Tue, 06/15/2010 - 19:00 AE faculty members John Lambros, Philippe Geubelle, and Michael Selig have been honored with the Engineering Council Award for Excellence in Advising.
Thu, 06/10/2010 - 19:00 AE has recognized several of the Department's undergraduate and graduate students with awards for their scholastic achievement and other contributions.
Tue, 06/08/2010 - 19:00 The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Illinois Chapter has chosen AE Assistant Prof. Daniel J. Bodony as the AE Teacher of the Year.