News Stories

John K. Soldner
John K. Soldner has recieved the AE 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award.
Scott White coating research graphic
Scott White's group has pioneered research of a surface system that repeatedly regenerates, mimicking the way skin heals when damaged.
Phil Ansell with his students.
Phill Ansell joins $9.9 million NASA project to improve airfoil design
Tim Bretl research _ prosthetic hand
The prosthetic hand Tim Bretl and his research group have developed takes a licking and keeps on ticking!
Kai James
Assistant Prof. Kai James has been named the 2017 AIAA Teacher of the Year.
Tim Cochrane
Tim Cochrane, AE Associate Director of Advancement, has been named AE Staff Person of the Year for 2017.
Screen shot of the AE Alumni Design Control Challenge
AE Alumni Control Design Challenge: Do you have what it takes to take control?
Arthur Ibers
Alumnus Arthur Ibers has received the AE 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award.
Reconfigurable geostationary satellite platform project
"Legos in Space" is the concept behind a geostationary satellite platform that AE at Illinois is helping to develop.
Erik Antonsen
Alumnus Erik Antonsen has received the AE 2017 Outstanding Recent Alumnus Award.
AE 2016-17 graduating classes
Large classes of AE bachelor's and master's degree graduates embark on their next steps.
Alma Mater
Aerospace Engineering at Illinois student excellence was the focus of the 2017 Awards Banquet.
Cedric Langbort _ Siebel Energy Institute seed grant
Cedric Langbort and his collaborators will try to appeal to travelers’ altruistic tendencies to convince them to reduce energy consumption...
self-healing battery image
Scott White and Nancy Sottos have led a team in making lithium-ion batteries more reliable and longer-lasting through self-healing...
Jonathan Freund
AE Prof. Jonathan Freund has been honored with the Campus Excellence in Faculty Mentoring Award
Erik Kroeker
AE alumnus Erik Kroeker credits his grandmother for fueling his dream to be a Canadian astronaut.
2017 advising awards
Laura Gerhold and Grace Gao have been regonized with the 2017 Engineering Council Outstanding Advising Award.
Greg Milner in the AE Research Laboratory Shop
AE Research Laboratory Shop Supervisor Greg Milner wins the University of Illinois Chancellor's Distinguished Staff Award.
AeroGSAC
AeroGSAC has been initiating many activities to benefit AE graduate students.
Grace Gao and her research group
Assistant Prof. Grace Gao has been selected for the College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research.

 

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