- Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Ryan Russell and Jayant Sirohi have been elected to the grade of Associate Fellow in the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).
- Friday, October 10, 2014
The Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics department at UT Austin has four faculty positions open with a start date of September 2015.
- Thursday, September 18, 2014
Professor Mary Wheeler has been named a Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Honorary Member, the organization's highest honor.
- Thursday, October 09, 2014
The Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics mourns the loss of Eugene Arman Ripperger who passed away peacefully on October 5, 2014 at home in Austin, Texas.
- Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Leszek Demkowicz was awarded the IACM Computational Mechanics Award for contributions to the discipline.
For the first time in six years of competition, the UT UAV team autonomously landed its aircraft...
UT’s supercomputing research arm is part of a coalition of universities behind ADCIRC, a computer program that predicts and simulates storm surges. Now the coalition is receiving a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation to update the computer code, with the goal of providing more timely predictions for the emergency responders who need to make decisions on evacuations and other response efforts. (Austin-American Statesman, October 19, 2014)
A new $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation will help the University of Texas at Austin's Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences to further develop a high-tech, super-computer powered storm surge simulator that could help emergency officials better plan hurricane responses. (Austin Business Journal, October 20, 2014)
Glenn Lightsey talks about miniature satellites for Deep Space Industries's test missions occurring in 2015 (PRX, August, 25, 2014)