Space Flight Projects Laboratory PhD student Justin Mansell was awarded the John V. Breakwell travel award by the American Astronautical Society last week at the 29th Space Flight Mechanics Meeting in Ka'anapali, Hawaii.
Four students from the Space Flight Projects Laboratory attended the 29th Space Flight Mechanics Meeting along with Professor Spencer to present papers on topics ranging from space traffic management to Neptune aerocapture guidance.
A small satellite mission led by James Garrison, a professor in Purdue’s School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, was selected for funding by NASA's Science Mission Directorate for the In-Space Validation of Earth Science Technologies (InVEST) program.
Space Flight Projects Laboratory PhD student Jennifer Pouplin has been selected as a recipient of the Koerner Scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year. Jennifer was competitively selected among Purdue AAE students for this award.
Sebastian Tamrazian (AAE'17) has received the Ross Fellowship, and will begin his graduate studies in the Space Flight Projects Laboratory at Purdue University. The highly competitive Ross Fellowship offered to selected outstanding Purdue graduate school applicants.
Space Flight Projects Laboratory undergraduate student McClain Goggin has been selected as a recipient of a Charles C. Chappelle Fellowship for the 2017-18 academic year. The Chappelle Fellowship is a highly competitive and prestigious award which encourages Purdue alumni to pursue graduate research at Purdue.