Iowa State research center wins grant to study asteroid deflection

Contacts: Bong Wie, Aerospace Engineering, bongwie@iastate.edu William Byrd, Iowa Space Grant Consortium, 515 294-3106, wbyrd@iastate.edu Mary Jo Glanville, Engineering Communications and Marketing, 515 294-8787, mglanvil@iastate.edu Ames, Iowa—The Iowa State University Asteroid Deflection Research Center (ADRC), established in April 2008, has won its first research contract to study and develop technologies to mitigate the threat posed … Continue reading Iowa State research center wins grant to study asteroid deflection

Aerospace Engineering Alumna Kara Kranzusch and Dale Chimenti, Professor of AER E are featured in New 30-sec Marketing Spot for Iowa State University

Aerospace Engineering graduate Kara Kranzusch (BS, 2004) and Aero Eng Professor Dale Chimenti are featured in a new 30-sec marketing spot for Iowa State University. After earning her MS at Georgia Tech, Kara landed her dream job as a mission controller at Johnson Space Center in Houston.  She cites Dr Chimenti’s positive influence on her … Continue reading Aerospace Engineering Alumna Kara Kranzusch and Dale Chimenti, Professor of AER E are featured in New 30-sec Marketing Spot for Iowa State University