Aerospace Engineering

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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

U-M Aero alum runs for Michigan governor

Aerospace alum Senator Patrick Colbeck has announced his candidacy for Michigan governor. |Short Read
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Remembering Mary Golda Ross

She was a brilliant mathematician, Space Race trailblazer, first female and only Native American engineer at Lockheed Aircraft Corporation. |Medium Read

U-M Aero team receives top 20 ranking

The team, led by Aerospace Engineering post-doctoral researcher Ehsan Taheri, ranked well in the European Space Agency's 9th Global Trajectory Optimization Competition.|Medium Read