The aerospace engineering undergraduate program is ranked No. 8 in the nation according to U.S. News and World Report.

Moriba Jah's work to conquer Earth's space junk problem is featured in the journal Nature.

Ryan Russell has been elected Fellow of the American Astronautical Society in recognition of his contributions to the field of astronautics.

The National Science Foundation has awarded $60 million to the Texas Advanced Computing Center to build a new supercomputer that will be the fastest at any U.S. university and among the most powerful in the world.

Thomas J. R. Hughes has been selected to receive the 2018 ASME Medal, the highest honor awarded by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.