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What starts here changes the world — but might one day also help us leave it, says aerospace engineering senior Mihir Kamble.

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Two groups of senior high school students recently visited UT Austin to tour the robotics and visualization labs as part of a collaborative NASA University Leadership Initiative (ULI) led by Ufuk Topcu.

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This year, for the first time ever, COE seniors collaborated with ASE seniors to develop better search and rescue map generation and automated payload drops, and to improve data processing for each team’s unmanned aerial system.

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Two teams of aerospace engineering seniors in UT Austin’s Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics are finalists in NASA’s RASC-AL annual design competition. 

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Two students in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics have received 2022 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships (NSF GRFP) that will allow them to pursue graduate studies in the field of aerospace engineering.

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Computational engineering student Cassandre Korvink-Kucinski has been honored with a Student Leader Award from Cockrell School of Engineering’s Student Life.

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Computational engineering student Harrison Jin is the recipient of the 2022 Graham F. Carey Computational Science Scholarship.

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Ten Texas Engineering alumni of the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics (ASE/EM) at The University of Texas at Austin have been elected to the ASE/EM Academy of Distinguished Alumni for 2022.

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To Gregory Rodin, intuition is everything. The newly retired Professor Emeritus is an expert in the field of computational micromechanics and is continuing to pursue his research.

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40 for Forty, UT Austin’s bi-annual fundraising event, takes place April 6-7 this year. Learn more about how you can support our department and programs during this campaign.

The aerospace engineering graduate program in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has been ranked No. 8 according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 graduate school rankings.

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Professor Karen Willcox speaks on the future of digital twin at this year's student-led TEDxUTAustin Conference, held March 5, 2022.

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This spring after a long hiatus, a team of Texas engineers was finally able to conduct an in-person hands-on outreach learning project for K-12 students as part of the Science Mill Homeschool Day project.

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ASE/EM Faculty collaborate with Huston-Tillotson University to develop a new course in computational engineering.