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Former Aerospace Chair, University of Michigan alumnus, and Professor Emeritus Robert Howe passes away

Former Aerospace Chair, Professor Emeritus, University of Michigan alumnus, and 41-year faculty member Robert Howe passed away on August 31st, 2018|Short Read
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Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins delivers AIAA Aviation MDO keynote speech

Aerospace Engineering Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins delivers AIAA Aviation MDO keynote speech in Atlanta, GA|Short Read
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Professor Ella Atkins discusses growing concerns over unsafe drone use

Aerospace Engineering Professor Ella Atkins discusses alarming statistics on unsafe drone use in the United States|Short Read
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Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma wins AIAA “Best Student Paper” award

Congratulations to Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma, winner of AIAA “Best Student Paper” award|Short Read
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New gift endows the Martin and Anne Sichel Endowed Graduate Student Award Fund in Aerospace Engineering

The Fund will provide support for graduate students in the Department of Aerospace Engineering including, but not limited to, travel expenses, conference fees and experiential learning opportunities.|Short Read
Professor Philip Roe celebrates his 80th birthday at University of Cambridge conference.

Aerospace Engineering Professor Philip Roe celebrates 80th birthday at University of Cambridge conference

Computational fluid dynamics conference at the University of Cambridge commemorates Professor Roe’s 80th birthday and unites colleagues|Short Read
Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona win Airbus Defense and Space Entrepreneurship Prize

UM Aerospace alumni Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona win Airbus Defense and Space Entrepreneurship Prize

Congratulations to UM Aerospace alumni Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona, winners of Airbus DS Entrepreneurship Prize at ActInSpace challenge|Short Read
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Current and Future Aerospace Engineering students receive prestigious fellowships

Congratulations to Leanne Su, Angela Kimber, Christopher Sercel, LoriAnn Groo, and Iman Javaheri for receiving prestigious NSF and NSTRF fellowships|Short Read
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Anthony Waas named new chair of the Department of Aerospace Engineering

Anthony Waas has been named the new chair of the Department of Aerospace Engineering, effective September 1, 2018. Waas returns to U-M AE after completing a four year term as University of Washington’s Aeronautics and Astronautics department chair.|Medium Read
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Aerospace Engineering Professor Carlos Cesnik elected Director of AIAA Aerospace Design and Structures Group

Aerospace Engineering Professor Carlos Cesnik has been elected for a three-year term as the Director of the AIAA Aerospace Design and Structures Group (ADSG).|Short Read
Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. student Iman Javaheri.

Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. student Iman Javaheri wins Structural Materials Division Best Poster Award

Iman Javaheri, Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. student, presents award-winning poster at TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition |Short Read
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Aerospace Ph.D. student Lawren Gamble wins first in 2018 Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication Best Student Paper Award

Congratulations to Lawren Gamble, first-place recipient of the 2018 Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication Best Student Paper Award|Short Read