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Three undergraduate students selected as finalists for the 31st Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites Frank J. Redd Student Competition

Three undergraduate students from Associate Professor Riccardo Bevilacqua’s Aerospace Design 1 course have been selected as finalists for the 31st Annual AIAA/USU Conference on Small Satellites Frank J. Redd Student Competition.

Students from John Schueller's EML 4930 Automotive Engineering class are now studying the "Automotive Electrical/Electronics" module.

This past Wednesday, they had presentations from UF graduate students who described how teams of UF undergraduate and graduate students engineered competition-winning vehicles. The presentations concentrated on the electrical, electronic, and computer systems to reinforce the concepts learned in the classroom.

MAE Members of AIAA and ASME visit Fleet Readiness Center Southeast in Jacksonville, FL

Students from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) visited the Fleet Readiness Center Southeast (FRCSE) this past week. Formerly known as the Naval Air Rework Facility, the FRCSE is located in Jacksonville, FL, and is tasked with repairing and maintaining various weapon systems owned by the US Navy.

Dr. Yolanda Mack named the 2017 Black Engineer of the Year winner for Outstanding Technical Contribution

Congratulations to Dr. Yolanda Mack (BS ’02, MS ’04, PhD ’07) on being named the 2017 Black Engineer of the Year winner for Outstanding Technical Contribution. Dr. Mack, an engineer at Raytheon Missile Systems, is being recognized for her work in aerodynamics, informatics, navigations, control, and simulations during her 9-years at Raytheon Missile Systems, per BlackEngineering.com.