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Borrowing from whales to engineer a new fluid sensor

How can a humpback whale and a device that works on the same principle as the clicker that starts your gas grill help an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) fly longer and with more …


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Noted researcher, historian Peter S. Alagona visits UAH as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series

Noted researcher, and historian Dr. Peter S. Alagona, will be the guest speaker for UAH Distinguished Speaker series next …


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UAH lecturer who works for NASA is Engineer of the Year

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has selected a part-time lecturer at UAH who is a NASA engineer as its 2015 Engineer of the Year for his work in Nuclear Thermal Rocket (NTR) …


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Professor’s illustrious career leads to research innovations and broadened horizons for students

It might be surprising to learn that Dr. Phil Ligrani, Eminent Scholar in Propulsion and Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at UAH, is an avid antique collector. His most exciting find to date? An original hand-colored copperplate …


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Call for Annual College of Engineering Award Nominations (2014-2015)

2014-2015 COE Outstanding Staff …


NSF CAREER award enables UAH battery research

Smaller, lighter electric car batteries that don't have to sacrifice longevity to be petite could be one benefit of basic research into lithium-ion battery nanomaterials at …


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14 get UAH New Faculty Research awards

Fourteen new tenure-track faculty members at UAH will share $127,213 in 2014-15 New Faculty Research (NFR) awards from UAH's Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic …


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MAE Professor George Nelson named recipient of prestigious NSF CAREER Award

Dr. George Nelson, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, has been awarded an NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award …


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UAH now a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense

UAH has joined an elite group of higher education institutions by being named a National Security Agency/Dept. of Homeland Security Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense (NSA/DHS CAE …


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UAH alumna Krista S. Walton returns as COE distinguished speaker Jan. 30

Krista S. Walton (BSE, CE, '00), an alumna of UAH will return to the university as a distinguished speaker to give a public talk on Friday, Jan …


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