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FIRST LEGO Team Gladstone

Aerospace Engineering Prof. James W. Cutler help FIRST LEGO team build solar oven

5th grade student from Gladstone FIRST LEGO League Robotics Team gets help with their solar oven from Aerospace Prof. James W. Cutler|Short Read
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Aerospace Engineering tour inspires local FIRST LEGO League team

FIRST LEGO League team #37463, The Hyper Novas, tour the Department of Aerospace Engineering to learn more about the space theme of this year’s competition|Short Read
Dominic Laio-McPherson

Aerospace Ph.D. student Dominic Liao-McPherson awarded Professor Pierre T. Kabamba Award

Ph.D. student Dominic Liao-McPherson receives Professor Pierre T. Kabama Award for excellence in control systems.|Short Read
Shamsheer Chauhan

Aerospace Ph.D. student Shamsheer Chauhan receives honorable mention for the Towner Prize for Outstanding GSIs

Ph.D. student and AERO 481 GSI Shamsheer Chauhan receives honorable mention for College of Engineering Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize for Outstanding GSI.|Short Read
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Congratulations to Ph.D. candidate Alireza Nafari, winner of the Advanced Research People’s Choice Award!

Ph.D. candidate Alireza Nafari receives award at UM’s 2018 Engineering Graduate Symposium for his poster, “Electromechanical Modeling and Experimental Verification of a Direct Write Nanocomposite”|Short Read
Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. candidate Supraj Prakash awarded NASA ARMD fellowship.

Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. candidate Supraj Prakash awarded NASA fellowship for combustion research

Supraj Prakash, recipient of NASA fellowship for scramjet research, aims to bring us one step closer to a new age of hypersonic flight|Medium Read
Portrait of Alec Gallimore

Dean of Engineering Alec Gallimore elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Congratulations to Dean Gallimore for his election to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest distinctions in engineering|Medium Read
Gallimore, Glotzer and Sarter were among the 2019 NAE members.

Three professors inducted into NAE

The new inductees join 33 other University of Michigan members.|Medium Read
Aerospace Professor Carlos Cesnik.

Aerospace Engineering Professor Cesnik and PhD student Renato Medeiros awarded 2018 ASME/Boeing Best Paper Award at SciTech 2019

Congratulations to Professor Cesnik and Renato Medeiros, awardees of the 2018 ASME/Boeing Best Paper Award!|Short Read
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In memoriam: Dr. Donald T. Greenwood, Aerospace Engineering Professor Emeritus

With fondness and gratitude, we remember Professor Emeritus Don Greenwood (1923-2018), pioneer in dynamics, who taught Michigan aerospace engineering students for 38 years.|Short Read

Mars InSight’s escorts: Michigan Engineers built first deep-space CubeSats

The MarCO mission opens new space exploration opportunities that aren’t possible with large, expensive probes.|Medium Read
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Bigelow Family Scholarship Fund endowed

The gift will provide need-based support for undergraduate students in the College of Engineering.|Short Read