Topic: Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Engineers Develop New Method for Making Wearable Electronics

Sept. 29, 2015
Nanshu Lu

Cockrell School of Engineering researchers have invented a method for making inexpensive and high-performing wearable electronic patches that monitor the body’s vital signs for health and performance tracking.

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Aerospace Students Devising Mission to Mars

Oct. 8, 2013
Aerospace Students Devising Mission to Mars

How do you get to Mars? Follow the Mars Research Group, a team of students developing a mission proposal for NASA. They're just the newest Longhorns studying space.

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Spoofing a Superyacht at Sea

July 30, 2013
Spoofing a Superyacht at Sea

Todd Humphreys and a research team from the Cockrell School "spoofed" a yacht using a custom-made GPS device. Learn why marine spoofing is a big concern. [Video]

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UT Austin Researchers Successfully Spoof an $80 million Yacht at Sea

July 29, 2013

This summer, a radio navigation research team from The University of Texas at Austin set out to discover whether they could subtly coerce a 213-foot yacht off its course, using a custom-made GPS device.

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3...2...1...Liftoff!

April 29, 2013
3...2...1...Liftoff!

Members of the WIALD student group sent Bevo the Dragon and other payloads beyond the clouds, retrieving images and other data. Watch a video.

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