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Dr. Maria Choi in Hall thruster testing facility

Celebrating diversity in engineering: Dr. Maria Choi

Dr. Maria Choi reflects on her career in electric propulsion and her experiences as a woman engineer in the aerospace industry.|Medium Read
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Congratulations to Professor Wei Shyy, next president of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Congratulations to Professor Wei Shyy, appointed as the next president of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology!|Short Read
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Professor Ella Atkins selected as editor-in-chief of Journal of Aerospace Information Systems

Congratulations to U-M Aerospace Professor Ella Atkins for her appointment as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Aerospace Information Systems! |Short Read
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UM Aero alum Sandro Salgueiro drives innovation as member of Airbus’s Team X

Michigan Aerospace alum Sandro Salgueiro (BSAE ’15) is helping to drive some of aviation’s most innovative projects as a member of Airbus’s Team X. |Medium Read
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Karen Bagley Albrecht Scholarship Fund established

This scholarship fund provides need-based support to undergraduate students in the Department of Aerospace Engineering who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. |Short Read

Lockheed Martin sponsors MACH student team

In October, Lockheed Martin gifted a donation of $15,000 to the MACH (Michigan AIAA-DBF Chapter) student team.|Short Read
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Professor Iain Boyd elected to Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society

Congratulations to James E. Knott Professor Iain Boyd for his election to the Royal Aeronautical Society as a Fellow! |Short Read
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Professor Iain Boyd receives USAF Chief of Staff Award for Exceptional Public Service

Congratulations to Professor Iain Boyd for receiving the US Air Force Chief of Staff Award for Exceptional Public Service, the highest non-military award given by the leading four-star general of the United States Air Force. |Short Read

Ed Lesher: Aircraft Hall of Famer

This aeronautics professor taught students in mid-air and flew into record books.|Long Read
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Aero Lab Supervisor Tom Griffin receives inaugural Mart Stenzel Staff Dedication Award

Laboratory Services Supervisor Tom Griffin has received the inaugural Mart Stenzel Staff Dedication Award for his exceptional contributions to the U-M Aero Department! |Short Read
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Ph.D. student Tim Brooks optimizes composite manufacturing to enable lighter aircraft

Aerospace doctoral student Tim Brooks has been implementing computational methods that are helping to make new optimized processes of composite manufacturing a reality, enabling lighter and more fuel-efficient aircraft. |Medium Read
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James A. Kiefer Scholarship Fund endowed

The James A. Kiefer Scholarship Fund will support undergraduate students in the Department of Aerospace Engineering. |Short Read