Mon, 09/26/2022A&A’s Sarah Li chosen as this year’s Condit Dissertation Fellow
Sarah Li was chosen as the 2022 Condit Dissertation Year Fellow, which is awarded to PhD students finishing their degree.
Thu, 09/22/2022 | UW Mechanical EngineeringPlanning for the next generation of composites
A&A's Marco Salviato is part of NSF IUCRC grant supporting industry partnerships to advance composites.
Fri, 09/16/2022 | Warren-McElwain ServicesObituary for Jan Roskam (A&A PhD '65)
Roskam, an accomplished Boeing and Cessna engineer, KU professor and mentor, died September 9 in Lawrence, KS.
Mon, 09/12/2022Adding turbulence to wildfire research: A conversation with A&A Professor Robert Breidenthal
Professor Breidenthal applies research on turbulence to a new cross-field study of wildfires.
Fri, 09/02/2022A&A remembers research scientist George Marklin
Marklin, educator, mentor, and expert in numerical methods and tools to model plasma, died last month.
Tue, 08/30/2022Remembering Alumnus Leland Nicolai
The 2016 A&A Distinguished Alumnus leaves behind a legacy as an aircraft designer, developer, and educator.
Mon, 08/15/2022 | UW NewsUW to host college students for NASA-funded lunar rover challenge
Eight college teams come to the UW to go to the Moon - or at least a simulated version of it.
Thu, 08/11/2022 | UW College of EngineeringAmazon and University of Washington announce inaugural Science Hub faculty research awards
A&A’s Leung receives inaugural grant from UW + Amazon Science Hub to advance safety for robot planning and control.
Thu, 07/28/2022Kristi Morgansen awarded Boeing Egvedt Chairship
The UW selected Morgansen for this honor for her excellence in research, teaching, service and A&A leadership.
Thu, 07/28/2022Carter Vu awarded NSF Research Fellowship
Carter Vu wins an NSF GRFP to address dynamic muzzle issues in Ram Accelerators for large-payload space launches.
Tue, 07/12/20222022 A&A Research Showcase
A&A organized our 1st Annual Research Showcase featuring cutting-edge research projects from our graduate students.
Mon, 07/11/2022Fusion energy is finally getting its moment
Investment in fusion energy, including in A&A’s research and spinoffs, is taking off with advances in computing.
Thu, 07/07/2022A&A Student Excellence Awards 2022
We are pleased to announce the 2022 cohort of students honored by our department-wide Student Excellence Awards!
Mon, 06/27/20222022 capstone team awards
We announce the winners of the 2022 Capstone Film Fest and the Technical Excellence Awards.
Wed, 06/22/2022 | GeekWireMore funding for fusion: Seattle startup lands $160M and reveals technology breakthrough
GeekWire quotes A&A's Chris Hansen about the breakthrough of Uri Shumlak's spinoff company.
Wed, 06/22/2022 | New York TimesA Big Step Toward Fusion Energy Is Hailed by a Seattle Start-Up
Uri Shumlak's Zap Energy hit a key milestone, putting the company close to reaching the energy break-even point.
Wed, 06/22/2022Reiner Decher is writing about the mechanics and history of aerospace for the masses
A&A professor emeritus Reiner Decher is writing about the mechanics and history of aerospace for the curious.
Wed, 06/22/2022Paper by Daniel Crews wins IEEE first place
Crews’s paper on the validity of quasilinear theory wins best student paper at IEEE Conference
Wed, 06/01/2022 | UW MagazineFrom 'Star Wars' to the stars
NASA is going back tot he moon and planning to land humans on Mars, thanks in part to Orion manager Howard Hu ('91, '94)
Sun, 05/29/2022 | UW MagazineGary Lai, '99, helps lead Blue Origin into space
Gary Lai was one of the first 20 employees of Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin aerospace company. In March, he joined five other passengers for the company's fourth manned suborbital space flight.
Tue, 05/24/2022Mike Taniguchi (‘71) is the 2022 A&A Distinguished Alum
Mike Taniguchi, expert in liquid rocket propulsion, is the 2022 Distinguished Alum.
Mon, 04/11/2022NSF supports our research into why nanofoams are full of surprises
NSF supports an A&A and ME collaborative investigation of a novel new material.
Thu, 03/31/2022 | UW Foster BlogEnvironmental Innovation Challenge rewards student ventures
A&A's Carter Vu earned the Grand Prize in the 2022 Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge for a plastic recycling process.
Mon, 03/28/2022 | UW NewsUW graduate and professional disciplines again place high in US News’ best graduate school rankings
A&A's graduate program ranks 17th in aerospace engineering, according to U.S. News & World Report.
Fri, 03/25/2022 | Clean Energy InstituteMicrogrids for energy sovereignty
Alumna Stephanie Bostwick aims to bring clean energy to her classroom at Northwest Indian College and to the Lummi Nation.