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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.

March 1, 2018

Congratulations to Meera Unadkat for winning the Brooke Owens Fellowship for which she will be working at Virgin Orbit.

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.

January 11, 2018

The Joint Center for Aerospace Technology Innovation (JCATI) is now accepting Request for Proposals until March 2, 2018. JCATI provides short-term funding for aerospace industry/academic collaborations with Washington's public universities. Their focus is on TRL 4-7 projects. The academic partner receives JCATA funding, while the industry partner provides project support. Awards are $50-$100K for the July 1 - June 30 period.

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 27, 2017

The Society for Advanced Rocket Propulsion (SARP) is a group of students at the University of Washington that has come together to design, build, test, and launch an advanced hybrid rocket. Help SARP reach their goal of competing in the Spaceport America Cup.

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.

November 14, 2017

Congratulations to doctoral students Charlie Kelly and Akihisa Shimazu, who won the “Future of Electric Propulsion: A Young Visionary Paper Competition" at this year's International Electric Propulsion Conference (IEPC) in Atlanta, GA.

November 13, 2017

A&A invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position 

October 25, 2017

Congratulations to Gustavo Eidji Camarinha Fujiwara, a PhD student in the William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics, for winning the AIAA AVIATION 2017 - Best Student Paper Award.

October 18, 2017

Congratulations to doctoral student Utku Eren on receiving the "Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) Graduate Award 2017-2018" from the Technical Committees of The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA).

September 28, 2017

Congratulations to A&A Professor Mehran Mesbahi, who has been named to a new Endowed Professorship in Control Systems and Networks.

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