Dr. Inseok Hwang named AIAA Associate Fellow

Dr. Inseok Hwang
Dr. Inseok Hwang named AIAA Associate Fellow

Dr. Inseok  Hwang has been honored as Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). The distinction of Associate Fellow is conferred by AIAA upon outstanding members of the Institute who have made notable and valuable contributions to the arts, sciences, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics.

Dr. Hwang is a member of Purdue's Signature Area for System-of-Systems research. He earned his Ph.D. degree, specialized in the area of multiple-vehicle control and its application to air traffic control using hybrid systems approach, in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University in 2004

AIAA is the world’s largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession. With more than 35,000 individual members worldwide, and 90 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. To be selected for the grade of Associate Fellow an individual must be an AIAA Senior Member with at least twelve years professional experience, and be recommended by a minimum of three current Associate Fellows.

The 179 new Associate Fellows will be honored at the AIAA Associate Fellows Dinner on Monday, January 7, 2013, at the Gaylord Grand Texan Hotel and Convention Center, Grapevine, Texas, in conjunction with the 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting.