• Professor Karen Willcox and Alumnus Michael Watkins Elected to National Academy of Engineering
    The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) announced today that Karen Willcox, professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics and director of the Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences and Al Bovik, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Texas of Austin, have been elected to the […]
  • Noel Clemens Wins 2022 AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology Award
    Professor Noel Clemens has been selected to receive the 2022 AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics) Aerodynamic Measurement Technology Award. The award, established in 1995, is presented annually to a researcher who has exhibited continued contributions and achievements toward the advancement of advanced aerodynamics flowfield and surface measurement techniques for research in flight and ground test applications. […]
  • Jayant Sirohi Named Technical Fellow of Vertical Flight Society
    Jayant Sirohi, a professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, has been named a Technical Fellow of the Vertical Flight Society (VFS) for 2021. The society, which was originally established as the American Helicopter Society in 1943, is the world’s oldest and largest technical society dedicated to the understanding and advancement of […]
  • Julie Pham Recognized with Aviation Week Network’s 20 Twenties Program Award
    Aerospace engineering graduate student Julie Vi Pham is one of only 20 students across the globe named to Aviation Week Network’s 20 Twenties Class of 2021. Winners are selected not only for their academic performance, but also for their ability to communicate the value of their research and to contribute to a broader community. According to […]
  • New NASA-UT Hypersonics Project Aims to Transform Sensing for High-Speed Vehicles
    NASA and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research are backing a team of four universities, led by The University of Texas at Austin, in a project to redefine sensing and analysis of hypersonic vehicles, which can travel at least five times the speed of sound and potentially revolutionize space and air travel. The three-year, […]