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December 7, 2018 | Live Science

A&A Interim Chair Kristi Morgansen comments on the potential and challenges of a new hybrid aircraft.

December 6, 2018

A&A honors Laura McGill (BSAA ’83) with the 2018 Distinguished Alum Award. McGill has been a trailblazer throughout her career in the aeronautics industry.

December 5, 2018

UW SARP's chief engineer, A&A's Jess Grant, relates what it takes to compete, and win, in the Spaceport America Cup.

November 15, 2018

A&A welcomes Justin Little, whose research focuses on the intersection of electric propulsion and plasma physics.

November 6, 2018

A&A’s newest club is reaching out to elementary and middle school girls to show them examples of women engineers.

October 29, 2018 | University of Washington

A&A's Cordero succeeds under STARS, which gives students from underserved communities an extra year at UW before launching into engineering.

October 25, 2018

A&A celebrated 100 years of aeronautics instruction, bringing together for a day-long event Boeing executives, UW leaders, current and former faculty, partners and alumni. 

October 23, 2018 | Geekwire

Interim Chair Kristi Morgansen and other leaders of the Seattle-area space community discussed with lawmakers the need for a rocket testing site in WA.

October 17, 2018

A&A’s Fujiwara won one of only two 2018 SAE Doctoral Engineering Scholarships.

October 10, 2018

A&A’s Autonomous Flight Systems Lab is partnering with the US Forest Service to improve the efficiency of data collection for wildfire modeling.

October 8, 2018

A&A's Meera Unadkat worked as a structures engineering intern, her main job being to test fasteners used on LauncherOne.

September 29, 2018

A&A's Charlie Kelly awarded major NASA fellowship to slow down satellites as they enter the atmospheres of space bodies, a major engineering challenge.

September 27, 2018

After his first place win at AIAA, A&A’s Finn van Donkelaar is teaming up with colleague James Penna to advance prototypes of an innovative space launch system.

September 18, 2018

The UW Hyperloop Team used an innovative propulsion method to place as the top U.S. team and clinch an innovation award at the SpaceX competition.

August 24, 2018 | Department of Mechanical Engineering

Students learn how to design commercial airplanes from Boeing engineers and Mechanical Engineering faculty.

August 15, 2018 | UW News

A&A researchers create a method to keep drones on course when GPS signals fail.

April 26, 2018

A&A Student Trevor Hedges has received a 2018 Dean's Medal for Academic Excellence.

March 23, 2018

Minh Nguyen and John Buffalo were selected as 2018 Mary Gates Scholars.

March 8, 2018

The Autonomous Controls Laboratory develops algorithms that enhance the on-board decision making and autonomous capabilities of robotic systems.

February 16, 2018 | UW News

UW engineers have turned tissue paper into a wearable sensor that can detect human movement.

February 7, 2018 | National Academy of Engineering
Congratulations to Dennis Muilenburg (MS ‘90) who has been elected to the 2018 Class of the NAE.
January 17, 2018

Congratulations to Dennis Muilenburg (MSAA ‘90) on receiving the 2018 Dean’s Diamond Award.

January 16, 2018 | UW 360

UW360 features Suzanna Darcy-Hennemann, first female Boeing test pilot, local aviation pioneer, and '17 Diamond Awardee.

November 30, 2017 | IT Connect

UW doctoral students Laurel Marsh and Whitney Thomas are discovering the advantage that Hyak, the UW’s on-site shared cluster supercomputer, can bring to their research.

November 17, 2017

A&A Professor and College of Engineering Dean Michael Bragg was selected for the Member Spotlight in Momentum, the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics' November newsletter.

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