Cockrell School of Engineering

The University of Texas at Austin


Strong Evidence Mars Has Streams of Salt Water in Summertime |

liquid water on marsProf. Michael Watkins talks with KXAN about the recent discovery of liquid water on Mars and how our alumni have been involved with the exploration of the red planet.

Alumnus Alan Keisner Shares Space Career Experience with Students

Alan KeisnerThis fall, Alan Keisner, BS ASE ’78, MS ASE ’79, returned to the UT Austin campus to share his experience in the space industry with our students.

Alumna Angela Reeves Recognized by NASA for Excellence and Commitment

Angela ReevesAlumna Angela Reeves, BS ASE ’08, was recognized by NASA Johnson Space Center for configuring and running the Cupola mock-up in the Space Station Training Facility (SSTF). 

Thomas Hughes Named 2015 Highly Cited Researcher

Thomas HughesThomas Hughes was one of five Cockrell School faculty members named in Thomson Reuters’ list of Highly Cited Researchers in 2015 for exceptional impact in their fields.

Alumnus Andreas Mogensen Flying to International Space Station

Andreas MogensenAndreas Mogensen, Ph.D. ASE ’07, successfully launched to space today and is co-piloting the flight of the Soyuz TMA-18M spacecraft to the International Space Station (ISS).

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