Dr. Frederick's Blog

Featured Propulsion Class – Spring 2012


Featured Propulsion Class (Spring 2012) Spring 2012: Advanced Solid Rocket Propulsion - Conventional and Distance Learning The renewed interest in solid propulsion for the CEV and CLV has resulted in a joint...

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55th Anniversary of Blackmon’s Rocket


In 1957,  ”Eagle Scout Jimmy Blackmon of Charlotte, NC, startled Army Rocket experts when he explained that the nose cone of his six-foot rocket was a five dollar metal lampshade.  Although 17-year...

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PRC Facility Usage Policy


The Propulsion Research Center is committed to provide an environment that assures that all UAH Propulsion Research Center personnel, customer personnel, students, and visitors are kept safe and that our faculties are not critically...

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PRC and MAE Honor Contract Administrators and Proposal Team


The UAH Propulsion Research Center works in close cooperation with the Office of Sponsored Projects (OSP) and the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering to prepare proposals and perform research programs.    We hosted a lunch on...

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