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Yvonne C. Brill Lecture in Aerospace Engineering

The Yvonne C. Brill Lecture in Aerospace Engineering was established in 2013 in memory of Yvonne Brill, pioneering rocket scientist, AIAA Honorary Fellow and NAE member. She was a trailblazer at a time when women were not encouraged to enter the science and technology fields. The Lecture emphasizes research or engineering issues for space travel and exploration, aerospace education of students and the public, and other aerospace issues such as ensuring a diverse and robust engineering community. The next lecture will be presented in 2018.
  • Full Name: Dr Adam D Steltzner
  • Category: Lecture
  • AIAA Citation: “System Engineering the Mars Entry Descent and Landing (EDL) System.”