Topic: Aerospace engineering

UT Austin Names New Director of Center for Space Research

April 21, 2015
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The Cockrell School of Engineering has selected Michael Watkins, a UT Austin alumnus and longtime NASA leader, to be the next director of the Center for Space Research (CSR). Watkins will be the second director in CSR’s history. 

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What You Accomplish When Discovery is in Your DNA

July 21, 2014
What You Accomplish When Discovery is in Your DNA

From the moon landing to the Space Station to teaching young aerospace engineers, retiring professor Hans Mark forged an extraordinary career. We explore the highlights.

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Video: You've Never Seen Austin Quite Like This

Oct. 9, 2013
Video: You've Never Seen Austin Quite Like This

Aerospace engineering Ph.D. student Andrew Takano captures Austin, UT in a stunning new light.

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Science Study Break Looks at Star Trek

May 22, 2013

In this installment of Science Study Break, Professor Glenn Lightsey tackles the real and unreal of navigating vehicles in space as portrayed in the television and film productions of the Star Trek franchise.

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UT's WIALD Women Reach the Edge of Space

June 12, 2012
UT's WIALD Women Reach the Edge of Space

Testing a student project in the real world is one thing. Sending a project out of the world to test it, as these female aerospace students, did is something else.

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