Business Insider Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Trump says he’s had ‘one very brief meeting’ about UFOs but remains skeptical

Aerospace Professor Iain Boyd’s op-ed explaining new UFO reporting protocols by the Navy are cited by Business Insider.

Black Engineer Monday, May 13, 2019

Four Engineers graduate with PhDs from University of Michigan

On Friday, four engineers, including the first black woman to earn a Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences at the University of Michigan, graduated from Michigan Engineering.

In the News Wednesday, May 1, 2019

An Engineering School With Half of Its Leadership Female? How Did That Happen?

Alec Gallimore, Dean of Engineering, shares the CoE’s path to filling half of the top leadership positions at the University of Michigan’s College of Engineering with women on The Chronicle.

The Conversation Wednesday, May 1, 2019

The race to develop hypersonic weapons and how the US may defend against them

Iain Boyd, AE Professor, writes about the race to develop hypersonic weapons and gives his take on the need for a good hypersonic weapon defense system all on The Conversation.

Wired Monday, April 22, 2019

Kitty Hawk, flying cars, and the challenges of ‘going 3D’

AERO professor Ella Atkins discusses the FAA’s capability to keep up with autonomous aviation safety regulations.

In the News Thursday, April 11, 2019

AE Professor Iain Boyd discusses the future of Boeing’s 737 MAX aircraft on Knowledge@Wharton Podcast

Iain Boyd, AE Professor, joins Stuart Alex Craig, Assistant Professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Arizona to discuss the future of Boeing’s 737 MAX aircraft on Knowledge@Wharton Podcast.

In the News Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Noah Furbush, Masters student in Space Engineering and member of the U-M football team, models the role of flying cars in sustainable mobility in new study

A Jetsons future? In a new study, Noah Furbush, Masters student in Space Engineering, UM AERO alumnus, and member of the U-M football team, models the role of flying cars in sustainable mobility.

In the News Friday, April 5, 2019

How the auto industry is inspiring aviation innovation

AERO professor Ella Atkins explains that the future of both cars and aircrafts will rely on automation.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Why point-to-point rocket travel will take longer than you think

AERO professor Ella Atkins explains the hurdles of commercial space travel.

Detroit Free Press Monday, April 1, 2019

Black engineers convention to help push more minority students into jobs

Alec Gallimore, the Robert J. Vlasic Dean of Engineering, the Richard F. and Eleanor A. Towner Professor, an Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, and a professor both of aerospace engineering and of applied physics is quoted in the Detroit Free Press.