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Michael Kroells

Michael Kroells Recieves One-year CSE Fellowship Award

Michael Kroells, Ph.D. candidate, was awarded a one-year College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Fellowship Award. More information here.


EXACT Students

University of Minnesota Students Build Shoebox-Sized Telescope to Study Solar Flares

Students of the University of Minnesota’s EXACT program are building a shoebox-sized x-ray telescope to study solar flares. More information here.

Ramesh ASME

AEM Alumnus Ramesh Agarwal Honored for Lifetime Achievement by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics alumnus Ramesh Agarwal recently received an honorary membership from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) in recognition of his lifetime achievements. More information here.

Elliott ASME

Professor Ryan S. Elliott named American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Fellow

Associate Professor Ryan S. Elliott was named a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He is one of a select number of 3,521 who have attained the grade of Fellow among over 106,993 members. More information here.


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Aerospace News
Date Item
2017-9-10 Elon Musk Releases Supercut of SpaceX Rocket Explosions
2017-1-20 These SpaceX Rocket Landing Photos Are Simply Jaw-Dropping
2017-1-17 Eugene Cernan, last man to walk on moon, dies aged 82
2017-1-17 SpaceX successfully launches Falcon 9 rocket months after explosion and SpaceX successfully lands its first-stage Falcon 9 rocket on drone ship and video of the landing
2017-1-12 SpaceX details its plans for landing three Falcon Heavy boosters at once
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Last Modified: 2017-12-08 at 10:51:54 -- this is in International Standard Date and Time Notation