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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
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2018-19 Aerospace Engineering Centennial Scholarship Fund Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2018-19 recipients of the Aerospace Engineering Centennial Scholarship Fund award!|Medium Read
EcoTek researchers visit the FXB to investigate their projects.

EcoTek researcher cohort visits the Department of Aerospace Engineering to investigate projects

UM Aerospace welcomed EcoTek Lab researchers seeking to learn more about their research projects in autonomous systems and cybersecurity|Short Read
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Faculty Feature: Anthony Waas, Richard A. Auhll Department Chair of Aerospace Engineering

Chair of Aerospace Engineering Anthony Waas discusses his career in aerospace structures and his vision for his newest leadership role|Medium Read
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Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor Alex Gorodetsky awarded AFOSR Young Investigator Program grant for computational algorithms for autonomous systems

Congratulations to Aerospace Assistant Professor Gorodetsky, who has been awarded a three-year contract to develop computational frameworks for smart autonomous aerial systems|Short Read
Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor Benjamin Jorns.

Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor Benjamin Jorns is awarded AFOSR Young Investigator Program award for electric thruster research

Congratulations to Professor Jorns, awardee of the AFOSR Young Investigator Program award|Short Read
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Embracing changing landscapes: autonomy, space exploration and diversity

A Q&A with Anthony Waas, the new Richard A. Auhll Department Chair of Aerospace Engineering and Felix Pawlowski Collegiate Chair at the University of Michigan.|Medium Read
Michigan Hyperloop members compete at the annual competition in Hawthorne, CA.

Michigan Hyperloop demonstrates exceptional resourcefulness and determination in 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop Competition

In the testing week prior to race day, Michigan Hyperloop solved tough engineering problems and gained key takeaways for future competitions|Short Read
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Combustion pioneer, WWII veteran, and Aerospace Engineering Emeritus Professor James Arthur Nicholls passes away

We regret to announce that Emeritus Professor James Arthur Nicholls, pioneer in rotating detonation engines has passed away|Short Read