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    AIAA members make headlines everyday. The Institute celebrates these amazing accomplishments!

    2017

    19 February
    AIAA Honorary Fellow Kyle T. Alfriend Made University Distinguished Professor at Texas A&M
    Texas A&M Engineering Vice Chancellor and Dean and Two College of Engineering Faculty Members Appointed University Distinguished Professors


    17 February
    Former AIAA President Allan Mullaly Elected to Mayo Clinic Board of Directors
    Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic Board Recognizes Retiring Members, Elects New Members


    17 February
    AIAA Senior Member Daniel Adamo to Present Lecture on February 22 on Ramifications of Mars Settlement
    Weber State University Is Mars Really a Place for Humans? Question Discussed at WSU Event


    17 February
    AIAA Associate Fellow DanieleMontari to Deliver Plenary Lecture at Israel Annual Conference on Aerospace Sciences
    Environment Guru Montari to Deliver Plenary Lecture At Israel Annual Conference on Aerospace Sciences


    15 February
    AIAA Fellow Ian Waitz Stepping Down as Dean of Engineering at MIT
    MIT News Ian Waitz to Step Down as Dean of Engineering


    15 February
    AIAA Fellow Ellen Ochoa To be Inducted into U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame
    Guidry News NASA Johnson Space Center Director Ellen Ochoa to Be Inducted Into U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame


    13 February
    AIAA Senior Member John Brandenburg to Appear on February 14th Edition of The Space Show
    The Space Show This Week on the Space Show: Dr. John Brandenburg Has Updates on GEM and a New Science Fiction Book for Us


    10 February
    Seven AIAA Members Elected to Membership in National Academy of Engineering: Chong, Ducharme, Fujino, Hastings, Scheeres, Spalart, and Van Wie
    National Academy of Engineering National Academy of Engineering Elects 84 Members and 22 Foreign Members


    9 February
    AIAA Senior Member James Chen one of 58 awardees of U.S. Department of Defense Young Investigator Research Program
    K-State Today Chen one of 58 awardees of U.S. Department of Defense Young Investigator Research Program


    8 February
    Sikorsky X-2 Technology Demonstrator Aircraft Designed by AIAA Senior Member Steven Weiner Donated to
    Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

    RPI News Sikorsky Aircraft Designed by Rensselaer Alumnus Donated to Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum


    8 February
    AIAA Fellow Sébastien Candel Elected President of the French Academy of Sciences
    Pasadena News Now New President of the French Academy of Sciences is a Caltech Grad


    6 February
    AIAA Associate Fellow Mark Moore Hired by Uber to Design Flying Cars
    Bloomberg News Uber Hires Veteran NASA Engineer to Develop Flying Cars


    3 February
    AIAA Executive Director Sandy Magnus to Speak on Panel About "Women in Space"
    SpaceRef UNOOSA Panel Discussion on "Space for Women", 7 February, Vienna International Centre


    1 February
    AIAA Executive Director Sandy Magnus Discusses the Overview Effect
    The National Earth Is Our Spaceship and We must Explore, Abu Dhabi Conference Told


    30 January
    AIAA Senior Member Joan Horvath to Appear on January 31st Installment of The Space Show
    The Space Show This Week on the Space Show


    29 January
    AIAA Senior Member Andreas Gross Profiled
    Las Cruces Sun-News NMSU Research Focuses on Jet Engine Efficiency


    28 January
    AIAA Fellow Ellen Ochoa Named to the National Science Board
    SpaceRef Former Astronaut Ellen Ochoa to serve on the National Science Board


    26 January
    AIAA Associate Fellow Geoff Landis Speaks to Students at the University of Miami
    The Miami Hurricane NASA Research Scientist Geoff Landis Discusses Future of Space Exploration Missions


    24 January
    AIAA Associate Fellow Mary Lynne Dittmar Pens Piece on Mars Exploration
    The Huffington Post Why Mars? Because it Will Change Our World For the Better


    24 January
    AIAA Fellow Edward Kraft Retiring From AEDC
    Herald Chronicle Edward Kraft, Pioneer of Integrated Testing and Evaluation, Retiring From AEDC


    17 January
    AIAA Associate Fellow Dr. Geoffrey Landis to Appear on Today's Installment of The Space Show
    The Space Show Laser Driven Interstellar Probes and More Discussed with Dr. Geoffrey Landis


    17 Janauary
    Fomer AIAA President Donald W. Richardson Profiled on Being Made Honorary Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society
    Palm Beach Post Newsmakers: People in Palm Bach County Business, Civic Groups


    11 January
    AIAA Associate Fellow Timothy W. Simpson Named Morrow Professor at The Pennsylvania State University
    Penn State News Simposon Named College of Engineering's Morrow Professor


    2 January
    AIAA Executive Director Sandra Magnus Speaks to Group
    Coyote TV NASA Aerospace Enginer and Astronaut Dr. Sandra Magnus