John Schmisseur has been named the new executive director for the University of Tennessee Space Institute beginning on August 1.
Several University of Tennessee Institutions are working through the Office of Navy Research to provide STEM opportunities to K-12 students via 4-H.
Brittney VanDeventer joined the college’s communications team as a web designer and developer
UTSI has been chosen as part of the Department of Defense’s research to increase the speed at which hypersonic-related technology is developed.
The University of Tennessee Space Institute is researching the effects of icing on flight travel with the help of a NASA simulator donation.
Scott Kelly, astronaut for NASA and alumnus of the UT Space Institute, was recently honored by UT Alumni Foundation with Distinguished Alumnus Award.
Chris Crumbly, Senior Director for Space and Defense Programs at UTSI, recently received two awards from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Aviation.
Alumnus Sam Dougherty shares insider’s view of the Apollo space program research and testing performed at AEDC.
Zhili Zhang, professor in mechanical, aerospace, and biomedical engineering, is currently work with UTRF to patent new optical imaging technology.
“This occasion gives each of us an opportunity to reflect on the life of Dr. King and to emulate his work to make our community a place to be proud of,” said Burks-Jelks. “Each of us can make a difference, one person at a time.”