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Professor Maruthi Akella and students in the Texas Spacecraft Laboratory spent the past two years collaborating with the NASA Johnson Space Center on a technology demonstration project that could help make space travel safer for astronauts and the spacecraft that transport them.

Ufuk Topcu and his research group are participating in a $5.5 million National Science Foundation project to develop better ways for autonomous technology to interact with humans.

Raghav Mahalingam, a lecturer in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, was selected as the winner of the 2019 ASE/EM LUNAR Council Teaching Award.

Tan Bui-Thanh is a recipient of the 2019 Peter O’Donnell Distinguished Research Award for his work in the areas of uncertainty quantification and inverse problem solving.

Learn how Professor Clint Dawson and his research team will improve hurricane storm surge modeling – which could lead to better disaster planning and preparedness – using the Texas Advanced Computing Center's new Frontera supercomputer.