Tamaira E. Ross, a 1998 School of Aeronautics and Astronautics alumna, will be recognized for her engineering and aerospace expertise when she is inducted as a Boeing Technical Fellow on January 2, 2014
Prof. Steven Collicott's AAE418 "Zero-Gravity Flight Experiments" class submitted an original research proposal to NASA in October, 2013. It was announced on December 18, 2013 that they were selected by NASA's Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program as one of the best proposals submitted this year.
Congratulations to Kurt Aikens (Prof. Blaisdell), Jacob Dennis (Prof. Pourpoint & Prof. Steven Son) Christopher Fugger (Prof. Anderson), and Nicholas Husen (Prof. Sullivan), who have been named as the 2013 recipients for The Purdue Forever Fellowship.
A team from the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics has won the U.S. Department of Justice's first public competition challenge with its proposed concept for testing the viability of in-service body armor. The team was led by Prof. Wayne Chen and included Ben Claus, Matt Hudspeth and Niranjan Parab
Purdue Research Foundation hosted its ninth annual inventors Recognition Reception on November 20, 2013 to recognize 54 Purdue faculty and staff whose discoveries were patented during the 2012-2013 fiscal year