News & Events


July 7, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Announcing the William E. Boeing Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics' 2020 Student Excellence Awards.

July 6, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

A&A is thrilled to announce these 2020 capstone awards as a wonderful close to this most unusual academic year.

June 23, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Two A&A papers won recognition from the 2020 AIAA Region VI Student Conference.

June 15, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Habtour brings an impressive track record of academic, industry, Department of Defense and national lab experience.

June 12, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

A&A Chair Kristi Morgansen reflects on the close of this year and the challenges we face.

June 1, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Driven to work through the remaining hurdles of affordable fusion energy, Tom Jarboe has just about got us there.

May 29, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

As we couldn't gather together for the usual Capstone Poster Sessions, A&A debuts the Capstone Film Fest.

May 29, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

A&A capstone teams adjusted deliverables in the wake of closures of UW facilities and social distancing rules.

May 18, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

A&A alum Dan Klein draws on his controls training to model the transmission of COVID-19 in King County.

May 12, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

A&A's Ferrante and Yang are recognized for their influence on the professional development of their students.

May 6, 2020 | Wired

A&A's James Koch figures out the mathematical model that explains the patterns in a rotating detonation engine.


May 4, 2020 | University of Washington

The Husky 100 recognizes 100 UW students who are making the most of their time at the UW.

May 4, 2020 | UW College of Engineering

Advice for students on how to navigate the near-term engineering job market.

April 29, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

A&A's Owen Williams advises how to map the hydrodynamics of marine cross-flow turbines to advance cost-effective industry standards.

April 22, 2020 | UW CoMotion

CoMotion highlights A&A fusion energy spinoff CTFusion as a champion of the environment.

April 17, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Erik Hurlen joins A&A as an Associate Teaching Professor, starting in the fall quarter.

April 6, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Robert Dougherty, who teaches Aircraft Noise in A&A, won the AIAA 2020 Aeroacoustics Award.

April 2, 2020 | UW College of Arts & Sciences

A&A Chair Kristi Morgansen celebrates Leonardo DaVinci's study of nature to inspire engineering.

March 31, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Boeing's Kourosh Hadi is being honored for his contributions to the field of aeronautics and to the department.

March 30, 2020 | Crosscut

A&A's JK Yang informs design, medicine and the future of space travel with a single sheet of folding paper.

March 23, 2020 | UW Aero & Astro

Researchers show us what we gain by applying optimization algorithms to the iconic mission.

March 23, 2020 | Seeker

A&A researchers have developed a solution to help reduce impact forces, harvest energy for electronics, and more.

March 10, 2020 | PC Games

Professor Uri Shumlak advises Kerbal Space Program 2, a video game grounded in orbital physics for interstellar travel.

March 6, 2020 | UW Undergraduate Academic Affairs

A&A's Danny Roberts curates part of an exhibit to change the narrative of homelessness with "Real Change."

March 4, 2020 | UW College of Engineering

The Jones + Foster Accelerator has helped engineering students propel their startups toward a sustainable future.