Aerospace Engineering T.A. receives Teaching Excellence Award

  Matthew Hawkins, a Ph.D. Candidate working under Professor Bong Wie in the Department of Aerospace Engineering, has received the 2012 Teaching Excellence Award from the Iowa State University Graduate School. Aerospace Engineering Senior Lecturer, Joseph Schaefer nominated Hawkins for his work as a T.A. in his course EM 327, Mechanics of Materials Laboratory. The … Continue reading Aerospace Engineering T.A. receives Teaching Excellence Award

Sigma Gamma Tau recognizes Aerospace Engineering senior with distinguished student award

The Sigma Gamma Tau organization has honored Kyle Willis, Aerospace Engineering Senior, with this semester’s Distinguished Undergraduate Student Award. Kyle Willis is a senior in Aerospace Engineering, who came to Iowa State from Council Bluffs, Iowa. Kyle has been a part of many organizations since coming to Iowa State in 2008. He is heavily involved … Continue reading Sigma Gamma Tau recognizes Aerospace Engineering senior with distinguished student award

Aerospace Engineering Graduate Student is Recognized for Research

The Department of Aerospace Engineering would like to congratulate Kanchan Gutupalli, as this semester’s recipient of the Research Excellence Award. Gutupalli, a Graduate student, was nominated by her Major Professor, Dr. Ganesh Rajagopalan. In the recommendation for her nomination, Dr. Rajagopalan shared some details in regards to her research and how quickly she mastered and … Continue reading Aerospace Engineering Graduate Student is Recognized for Research

A new base program of the Iowa Space Grant Consortium awarded to the Asteroid Deflection Research Center

On May 5, 2011, the Iowa Space Grant Consortium awarded Iowa State University’s Asteroid Deflection Research Center (ADRC) with a new base program. Under the direction of Dr. Bong Wie, the ADRC has been conducting research in the field of asteroid deflection since 2008. Dr. Wie’s proposal for the new base program competition was titled “Space Technology … Continue reading A new base program of the Iowa Space Grant Consortium awarded to the Asteroid Deflection Research Center

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Xin Huang Receives Research Excellence Award

Every semester the Graduate College at Iowa State University rewards a select number of graduate students with Research Excellence Awards. The Department of Aerospace Engineering is proud to announce that graduate student Xin Huang has received this award for spring of 2011. According to the Research Excellence Award Guidelines, the purpose “is to recognize graduate … Continue reading Xin Huang Receives Research Excellence Award