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Aerospace Alumni Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

Congratulations to Michigan Aerospace Alumni Evan Pineda, recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers |Short Read
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Defining the past, propelling the future

A look at Michigan Engineering's leading role in space and aerospace in the last century.|Medium Read

Davis Aerospace High School students experience Aerospace Engineering at UM

UM Aero continues its partnership with Davis Aerospace High School and hopes to expand its engineering outreach|Short Read

Aerospace Engineering PhD candidates awarded MICDE fellowship

Congratulations to PhD candidates Anil Yildirim and Guodong Chen on being awarded Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery and Engineering fellowships!|Short Read
A nail gun attached to an octocopter. Credit: Matthew Romano, Michigan Robotics, University of Michigan.

Roofing drone nails down shingles

Automated drone does work at the same speed as a novice roofer, researcher says.|Medium Read
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Rewriting the rules for supercomputers

Machine learning will teach the world’s fastest machines to work smarter, not harder|Medium Read
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Mirko Gamba and Venkat Raman receive a DOE award for the University Turbine System Research (UTSR) program

Congratulations to Aerospace Professors Mirko Gamba and Venkat Raman on receiving a Department of Energy grant to continue their studies on pressure gain combustion for advanced turbine-based power generation systems. |Short Read

Aerospace Professor James Driscoll named Fellow of The Combustion Institute

Congratulations to Professor James Driscoll on being named a Fellow of The Combustion Institute |Short Read
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Department Chair Dr. Anthony Waas awarded world fellow from the International Committee on Composite Materials

Congratulations to Dr. Tony Waas for his appointment as World Fellow of the International Committee on Composite Materials. |Short Read
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MXL builds cubeSats to measure atmospheric plasma bubbles

The two TBEx satellites launched in June 2019 will give scientists detailed insight into the effects of plasma bubbles in the upper atmosphere and how this space weather impacts space communication. |Medium Read

Aerospace Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins elected Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society

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Michigan Engineering students complete summer internships at General Atomics

In the summer of 2019, eight Michigan Engineering Students intern at General Atomics in San Diego, CA|Short Read