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Wed, 01/18/2017

Darcy-Hennemann (BS '81) receives Diamond Award

Suzanna Darcy-Hennemann has received the UW CoE Diamond Award for Distinguished Achievement in Industry.

Tue, 01/17/2017

Into the loop

Aditi Bhide is a part of a UW team of only 30 world-wide finalists selected to compete in Hyperloop challenge.

Tue, 01/17/2017

Mia Lee wins AIAA competition

Mia Lee (BS '16) won first place in AIAA SciTech international student competition for the second year.

Mon, 01/09/2017

Paying it forward: An alum’s Husky Experience inspires giving back

Emilio Beltran ('99) discusses his experiences attending UW A&A, diversity programs, and the establishment of his Beltran Endowed Fund for Undergraduate Student Support.

Thu, 01/05/2017

Fujiwara awarded UW Graduate School LSGSF

UW A&A doctoral student Gustavo Eidji Camarinha Fujiwara has been awarded an LSGSF for 2016-17.

Tue, 12/13/2016

Kristi Morgansen working on autonomous rocket systems at Blue Origin

While on sabbatical Kristi Morgansen is working on Guidance, Navigation and Control.

Tue, 12/13/2016

UW Rotating Detonation Engine work featured in AIAA Aerospace America

A UW team demonstrated success in controlling the spin of an RDE detonation wave.

Tue, 11/22/2016 | Bloomberg

Jarboe quoted on Nuclear Fusion

Tom Jarboe is quoted on the funding needs of making nuclear fusion commercially viable.

Wed, 11/16/2016

2016 Scholarship Impact

UW engineering students discuss their student experiences and the impact donors make on their education.

Fri, 10/21/2016

A&A Professor and Chair Anthony Waas receives AIAA and ASC James H. Starnes, Jr. Award

Professor and Chair Anthony Waas named the recipient of the James H. Starnes, Jr. Award for 2017.

Fri, 10/21/2016 | UW Today

University of Washington launches historic $5 billion philanthropic campaign

UW is launching a historic philanthropic campaign, with a goal of raising $5 billion by 2020.

Fri, 10/21/2016

Simulations reveal how droplets and turbulence interact

Dodd and Ferrante are unraveling the physical mechanisms of droplet-turbulence interaction.

Tue, 10/11/2016

2016 Asian Journal of Control Best Paper Awarded to UW Prof. Behçet Açıkmeşe

Professor Behçet Açıkmeşe won the 2016 Asian Journal of Control Best Paper Award.

Tue, 10/11/2016

Masters of Aerospace Engineering Composites Curriculum has been updated to include Aerospace Design classes

The MAE Composites curriculum has recently been updated to include two Aerospace Composite Design classes.

Fri, 10/07/2016

UW JCATI Team Successfully Demonstrates GPS-Denied Navigation for Unmanned Aerial System During Flight Test

AFSL launched a collaborative project with industry partners to test how UAS interact with manned aircraft.

Fri, 10/07/2016

UW A&A Professor Anshu Narang-Siddarth Elected Chair of the AIAA GNC Technical Committee

Anshu Narang-Siddarth is the new Chair Elect of the AIAA GNC.

Fri, 10/07/2016 | Sci-tech Today

Successful Blue Origin In-Flight Escape Test

Adam Bruckner comments on the Blue Origin in-flight escape test.

Thu, 10/06/2016

UW A&A Professors Dabiri & Yancey Elected by AIAA as Associate Fellows

Professors Dana Dabiri and Robert Yancey were both honored with the title of AIAA Associate Technical Fellow.

Wed, 10/05/2016 | Seattle Times

Tethers Unlimited wins contract to test robotic space manufacturing technology

Tethers Unlimited wins a contract to test its technology for in-space manufacturing of satellite components.

Fri, 09/30/2016 | Inverse

Prof. Bruckner comments on iconic sci-fi gadgets

Adam Bruckner comments on the scientific feasibility of the Improbability Drive and Portal Guns.

Fri, 09/30/2016 | Seattle Times

A&A Alum Jason Andrews Launches BlackSky

Alum Jason Andrews has launched first satellite of planned 60 satellite constellation known as BlackSky.

Wed, 09/28/2016

UW moderates Additive MFG Panel at AFA Summit 2016

UW A&A Professor and Chair Tony Waas will be moderating the panel discussion on Additive Manufacturing.

Wed, 09/21/2016 | UW Today

UW receives $500,000 from Boeing to enhance STEM training, opportunities for local students

Boeing is awarding $500,000 to UW for programs to enhance student STEM opportunities.

Wed, 09/21/2016

Prof. Hermanson conducts microgravity combustion research in Germany

Prof. Hermanson was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to collaborate with ZARM at the University of Bremen.

Fri, 09/09/2016

Plasma Labs Host Visit from US Senate Staff

Rachel Peterson visited campus to receive an update on research relevant to the U.S. Senate.