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A nail gun attached to an octocopter. Credit: Matthew Romano, Michigan Robotics, University of Michigan.

Roofing drone nails down shingles

Automated drone does work at the same speed as a novice roofer, researcher says.|Medium Read
The Summit Supercomputer

Rewriting the rules for supercomputers

Machine learning will teach the world’s fastest machines to work smarter, not harder|Medium Read
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Mirko Gamba and Venkat Raman receive a DOE award for the University Turbine System Research (UTSR) program

Congratulations to Aerospace Professors Mirko Gamba and Venkat Raman on receiving a Department of Energy grant to continue their studies on pressure gain combustion for advanced turbine-based power generation systems. |Short Read

Aerospace Professor James Driscoll named Fellow of The Combustion Institute

Congratulations to Professor James Driscoll on being named a Fellow of The Combustion Institute |Short Read
Portrait of Anthony Waas

Department Chair Dr. Anthony Waas awarded world fellow from the International Committee on Composite Materials

Congratulations to Dr. Tony Waas for his appointment as World Fellow of the International Committee on Composite Materials. |Short Read
View of Earth from space

MXL builds cubeSats to measure atmospheric plasma bubbles

The two TBEx satellites launched in June 2019 will give scientists detailed insight into the effects of plasma bubbles in the upper atmosphere and how this space weather impacts space communication. |Medium Read

Aerospace Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins elected Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society

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Michigan Engineering students complete summer internships at General Atomics

In the summer of 2019, eight Michigan Engineering Students intern at General Atomics in San Diego, CA|Short Read
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Aerospace Engineering congratulates Dr. Sanjay Correa, recipient of the 2019 Aerospace Engineering Merit Alumni Award

We congratulate Dr. Sanjay Correa, an industry leader in engines and combustion who contributed over 30 years of innovation to GE Aviation|Short Read

In Memoriam Emeritus Professor Elmer G. Gilbert

ELMER GRANT GILBERT (1930-2019)|Short Read
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Professor Daniel Inman gives plenary lectures in France and China

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Aerospace Engineering welcomes Mr. George F. Halow, Professor of Practice

We welcome Mr. George F. Halow, a longstanding leader at Ford Motor Company to his role of Professor of Practice at UM Aerospace|Short Read