The lab has won this award five times in the last six years
Honors and Awards
University of Michigan’s Plasmadynamics and Electric Propulsion Laboratory and NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory share 2022 AIAA Electric Propulsion Best Paper Award
PhD Candidate Wins Outstanding Student Paper Award at IEEE CDC
Joseph Breeden celebrated for his research on “Predictive Control Barrier Functions” for controlling systems subject to stringent safety requirements.
Ilya Kolmanovsky selected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
U-M professor acknowledged for his innovations in addressing control challenges of advanced automotive and aerospace systems
Venkat Raman named associate editor for Combustion & Flame Journal
The Combustion Institute’s leading publication leverages Raman’s research strength
Li awarded Best Dissertation Paper Prize
Leading operations research, management science, and analytics conference recognizes Max Z. Li
Ceremony and Lecture honoring Joaquim R.R.A. Martins as the Pauline M. Sherman Collegiate Professor
Joaquim R.R.A. Martins was installed as the first Pauline M. Sherman Collegiate Professor at the University of Michigan in a ceremony last week.
Çinar receives Carbon Neutrality Acceleration Program Award
Research on air transportation emissions recognized by the Graham Sustainability Institute
Two Aero students honored in the 2022 Aviation Week’s Class of 20 Twenties
Michigan Aero undergrad and masters student are two of 20 exceptional aerospace students to watch
Neil Wu wins best student paper at AIAA Aviation Conference
U-M Aero PhD student lauded for research in aerodynamic shape optimization
PhD Candidate wins Outstanding Paper Award at IEEE Conference
Joseph Breeden lauded for paper on ensuring autonomous systems can operate safely within actuator constraints
Max Z. Li wins two best paper awards
The International Conference on Research in Air Transportation awarded Li Best Paper for Network Management and UAS/UAM/AAM
Alec Gallimore Awarded the Stuhlinger Medal
Gallimore receives highest honor in electric propulsion for lifetime contributions to the field
What makes a champion?
MRover participants on their team, their national victory, and building a community
Benjamin Jorns Receives Department of Energy Early Career Research Award
Jorns awarded 5 years of funding for advanced plasma research
Leanne Su awarded the 2022 Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship
Congratulations to U-M Aerospace PhD candidate, Leanne Su, for being awarded a 2022 Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship for her research on Hall thrusters.
Aaditya Lakshmanan awarded Robert M. Caddell Memorial Award for Research
Award goes to PhD students in Aero and ME for their interdisciplinary collaborative research