Aerospace Engineering

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Solar car racing on road in Australia.

Record-breaking second place for Solar Car Team

The national champions celebrate the most successful world race finish in team history.|Medium Read

Professor Ella Atkins wins inaugural President’s Award

Congratulations to Professor Ella Atkins for receiving the inaugural President's Award for National and State Leadership!|Medium Read

Aerospace Professor Carlos Cesnik receives ASME Best Paper Award

Aerospace Professor Carlos Cesnik has received an American Society of Mechanical Engineers Best Paper Award for his publication, “Efficient Modeling of Nonlinear Scattering of Ultrasonic Guided Waves from Fatigue Cracks using Local Interaction Simulation Approach.” |Short Read

Powell conversation draws thousands

The retired general discussed geopolitics, race and wisdom for the next generation.|Medium Read

Aero alumni launch company named to “50 Colorado Startups to Watch in 2017”

College of Engineering alums Suzanne and Kevin Hayen (BSAE ’08 and BSEE ’08) found company Let’s Be Chefs named to "50 Colorado Startups to Watch in 2017" by Built In Colorado. |Medium Read
Student tests assistive software

Designing for our own

CSE students designed technology for a fellow student who returned after a decade away because of a brain hemorrhage. |Medium Read

Professor James Driscoll receives AIAA Best Paper Award for combustion research

Congratulations to Professor James Driscoll for receiving the AIAA Best Paper Award from the Propellants and Combustion Technical Committee! |Medium Read

Outdoor drone complex planned

When M-Air opens, Michigan Engineering will earn the distinction of hosting advanced robotics testing facilities for air, sea and land. |Medium Read
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Samuel Nakamura and Edith R. Carlson Scholarship Fund receives additional gift

The scholarship supports undergraduate students enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering who are pursuing a degree in Aerospace Engineering.|Short Read
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Professor Ben Jorns receives AIAA Best Paper Award for electric propulsion research

Congratulations to Dr. Ben Jorns for receiving the AIAA Best Paper Award from the Electric Propulsion Technical Committee!|Medium Read
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Ryan Kitson wins AIAA Best Student Paper

Aerospace Engineering doctoral student Ryan Kitson was awarded the AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Best Student Paper at the 2017 AIAA Aviation Forum in Denver, Colorado. |Short Read

Bend it like Airbus

New $8.25M Airbus center at Michigan for high efficiency aircraft with flexible wings|Medium Read