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UAH senior Henderson selected for NIST paid summer internship

Written by James Steele

Dave Cook was listening when Dr. Willie May, then-acting director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), gave a December public talk after delivering the commencement address at The University of Alabama in Huntsville …


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UAH students will be keeping their eyes on the skies – and the prize – at upcoming NASA Student Launch competition

Fans of the HBO show "Game of Thrones" will know Viserion as Daenerys’ fearsome white and gold dragon. But a different Viserion will be taking to the skies at the 2017 NASA Student Launch competition on April 9 at Bragg Farms in Toney, Ala. …


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UAH student's experience as “Marsnaut” further fuels interest in fusion propulsion research

Saroj Kumar spends a lot of time thinking about Mars. As a master’s candidate in aerospace engineering at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), his research centers on the use of nuclear fusion propulsion to send rockets – and …


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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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German delegation visits UAH with hope of expanding collaborative opportunities

Last week, a delegation of seven representatives from Hochschule Bremen City University of Applied Sciences (HSB) spent two days with faculty, researchers, and staff from UAH and other city stakeholders in an effort to strengthen the …


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25 years of achievement for Propulsion Research Center

UAH's Propulsion Research Center (PRC) is commemorating 25 years of achievement in propulsion research and student education with a symposium and celebration Oct …


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Propulsion Research Center's 25th Anniversary Symposium

The UAH Propulsion Research Center Sets Dates for 25th Anniversary Symposium and Celebration!  “We are pleased to announce a two-day celebration at the University of Alabama in Huntsville to highlight the achievements of our …


New UAH wind tunnel ready for action

A new $2 million wind tunnel system at UAH is ready to undertake supersonic flow research with Mach numbers up to …


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UAH Staff Excellence Award 2016 recipient Anthony J. Edmondson

Anthony J. Edmondson is a recipient of the 2016 Staff Excellence Award. He began working at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) in fall 2008, as a Research Program Coordinator I in the Propulsion Research Center …


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Micro-thruster test stand paper boosts UAH graduate student to AIAA award

A research paper describing a magnetically levitated micro-thruster test stand that cuts spacecraft development time using 3-D printed parts and high speed motion detection has won a best student paper award for a UAH graduate …


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