In the summer of 2018, 11 Michigan engineering students intern at General Atomics in San Diego, CA
General Atomics hosts largest number of Michigan interns in 2018 summer cohort
Quadcopters and Quaffles: Professor Girard recreates Harry Potter game for autonomous vehicle education outreach
UM Aerospace Engineering Professor Anouck Girard gives the beloved literary sport of Quidditch an aerospace upgrade
Former Aerospace Chair, University of Michigan alumnus, and Professor Emeritus Robert Howe passes away
Former Aerospace Chair, Professor Emeritus, University of Michigan alumnus, and 41-year faculty member Robert Howe passed away on August 31st, 2018
Professor Ella Atkins discusses growing concerns over unsafe drone use
Aerospace Engineering Professor Ella Atkins discusses alarming statistics on unsafe drone use in the United States
Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins delivers AIAA Aviation MDO keynote speech
Aerospace Engineering Professor Joaquim R.R.A. Martins delivers AIAA Aviation MDO keynote speech in Atlanta, GA
Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma wins AIAA “Best Student Paper” award
Congratulations to Aerospace Engineering Master’s student Prashin Sharma, winner of AIAA “Best Student Paper” award
New gift endows the Martin and Anne Sichel Endowed Graduate Student Award Fund in Aerospace Engineering
The Fund will provide support for graduate students in the Department of Aerospace Engineering including, but not limited to, travel expenses, conference fees and experiential learning opportunities.
Current and Future Aerospace Engineering students receive prestigious fellowships
Congratulations to Leanne Su, Angela Kimber, Christopher Sercel, LoriAnn Groo, and Iman Javaheri for receiving prestigious NSF and NSTRF fellowships
U-M Aerospace alumni Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona win Airbus Defense and Space Entrepreneurship Prize
Congratulations to UM Aerospace alumni Théau Héral and Andry-Tohy Rakotovololona, winners of Airbus DS Entrepreneurship Prize at ActInSpace challenge
Aerospace Engineering Professor Philip Roe celebrates 80th birthday at University of Cambridge conference
Computational fluid dynamics conference at the University of Cambridge commemorates Professor Roe’s 80th birthday and unites colleagues
Anthony Waas named new chair of the Department of Aerospace Engineering
Anthony Waas has been named the new chair of the Department of Aerospace Engineering, effective September 1, 2018. Waas returns to U-M AE after completing a four year term as University of Washington’s Aeronautics and Astronautics department chair.
Aerospace Engineering professor emeritus, Harris McClamroch, publishes a new book
Global Formulations of Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics on Manifolds was based the doctoral research of George Washington University’s Professor Taeyoung Lee.
Aerospace Engineering Professor Carlos Cesnik elected Director of AIAA Aerospace Design and Structures Group
Aerospace Engineering Professor Carlos Cesnik has been elected for a three-year term as the Director of the AIAA Aerospace Design and Structures Group (ADSG).
Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. student Iman Javaheri wins Structural Materials Division Best Poster Award
Iman Javaheri, Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. student, presents award-winning poster at TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition
Aerospace Ph.D. student Lawren Gamble wins first in 2018 Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication Best Student Paper Award
Congratulations to Lawren Gamble, first-place recipient of the 2018 Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication Best Student Paper Award
Chinese falling space station | U-M experts weigh in
University of Michigan experts comment on the China’s first space station, Tiangong-1, that is in an uncontrolled de-orbit.