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Joshua Kennedy Davis, a first-year aerospace engineering major from Dallas, TX, is one of 43 Black undergraduate students across the nation selected for the inaugural Class of 2021 Patti Grace Smith Fellows.

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Manuel Rausch was selected to receive a 2021 National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) award to study the mechanics of blood clots.

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Tan Bui-Thanh has been elected as the secretary for the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM).

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NASA is funding a major project on the future of autonomous air cargo transportation, and The University of Texas at Austin will be playing a lead role.

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Maruthi Akella has been selected to receive the Dirk Brouwer Award by the American Astronautical Society for “seminal contributions to learning and adaptive control for spaceflight applications.”

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Professor Thomas Hughes has been awarded SIAM's 2021 Ralph E. Kleinman Prize for outstanding research that bridges the gap between mathematics and applications.

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The department is pleased to announce that John-Paul Clarke has joined Texas ASE/EM as a professor and holder of the Ernest Cockrell Jr. Memorial Chair in the Cockrell School of Engineering.

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Ufuk Topcu was selected to receive the IEEE CSS 2020 Antonio Ruberti Young Researcher Prize.

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Maruthi Akella was selected to receive the IEEE CSS 2020 Award for Technical Excellence in Aerospace Control.

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Mary Wheeler was selected by the Cockrell School of Engineering to receive the 2020 Billy & Claude R. Hocott Distinguished Centennial Engineering Research Award.