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SpaceX internship complements classroom learning to prepare UAH student for graduation

Nick Peterson was already registered for classes and looking forward to the start of the fall semester when he learned he’d been selected for an internship with pioneering private space exploration company SpaceX. "They called and asked if I …


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Northrop Grumman drone challenge spawns cross-campus collaboration

Other than shooting it down, how can you stop an enemy drone from entering a protected …


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Prestigious Amelia Earhart Fellowship awarded to UAH Ph.D. candidate

Deepa Kodali, a Ph.D. candidate in aerospace engineering at UAH, was one of just 35 women globally to be awarded the 2016 Amelia Earhart Fellowship from Zonta International, a global organization dedicated to empowering women through service and …


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UAH students win at recent AIAA SciTech Conference

A paper coauthored by University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) students Ashley Sharfenburg, an aerospace engineering senior, and Beth Dutour, a junior in aerospace engineering, won in the community outreach section of the AIAA National Student …


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Simulation course offered by UAH helps rural transit operators improve safety outcomes

Written by Diana LaChance

Mehrnaz Doustmohammadi may be a good driver in real life, but she has yet to master the close-quarters maneuvering course provided by RIDE, a million-dollar mobile driving simulator funded through a grant from the Alabama Department of …


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CyberCorps Scholarships for Service Program application period opens

UAH is requesting student applications for full scholarships to study cyber security in the fourth year of a five-year, $4.2 million National Science Foundation (NSF) CyberCorps Scholarships for Service (SFS) …


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Dr. Biswajit Ray joins the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department as Assistant Professor

Dr. Biswajit Ray joins the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department as Assistant Professor. Dr. Ray received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN in 2013. Prior to his doctoral …


UAH student team places fourth at Chem-E-Car Competition

A team of students from UAH placed fourth in the 18th annual Chem-E-Car Competition®, hosted by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and held on Sunday, Nov. 13, in conjunction with the AIChE’s annual meeting in San Francisco …


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10 UAH faculty proposals get cross-college research funding

Written by Jim Steele

Ten proposals received $49,999 in total funding from the 2016-17 Cross-College Faculty Research program sponsored by the UAH Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic …


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Building wind tunnel is hands-on experience for three undergrads

Three engineering undergraduates are leaving behind a legacy for future students with their work on the design, construction and testing of a $2 million wind tunnel at …


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