In The News
The latest from the College of Engineering
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- Jan 30
NASA has recently selected nine space technologies for flight testing to advance innovations that address mission needs for both the agency and the commercial space industry. Among the nine technologies and in the ranks of other high-ranking awardees is the advanced spacecraft guidance technology developed at San Diego State University.
- Jan 3
Master of science in aerospace engineering graduate Ryan Callan is the inaugural awardee of the MSAE Outstanding Graduate Student Award.
- Dec 14
Congratulations to Julia Hong on her CSU Howard C. Christiansen Endowed Scholarship! Julia Hong is a mechanical engineering student participating in Dr. Satchi Venkataraman's Aerospace Composite Structural Mechanics Laboratory through the SDSU MESA Summer Undergraduate Research Academy.
- Dec 6
Four SDSU faculty members have been ranked among the Top 2% of Aerospace & Aeronautics engineering authors worldwide.
- Sep 20
SDSU Engineering PhD student Maricruz Carrillo talks about overcoming difficulties of being a graduate student and how she supplements her life/income with her passion project: Menos Waste.
- Sep 2
Aerospace and mechanical engineering students in Dr. Venkataraman's aerospace engineering lab get the chance to get up close and personal with new aircraft composite materials in research projects having to do with building stronger parts.
- Sep 1
The Design Build Fly competition last Spring was held at Wichita, Kansas. A total of 16 SDSU DBF students drove there by car to participate in the competition. The event proved to be a great experience for the entire team.
- Aug 23
A Q&A with Kaylin Borders, an aerospace engineering student at SDSU. Kaylin recently completed an internship at NASA's Johnson Space Center as a Flight Mechanics and Trajectories Intern.
- Aug 1
Many people struggle with finding a way to incorporate both their profession and their hobbies into their lives. With two degrees and a teaching credential from San Diego State University, Doug Fronius was able to do both.
- Jun 29
Donald Mensah (BSAE '19) participated in SDSU's MESA Program, DBF (Design Build Fly), and the National Society of Black Engineers while an undergraduate student. Now working at Lockheed Martin, he gives back to the programs that gave him so much by donating to the MESA Engineering Fund.
- Jun 17
Paulina Díaz-Montiel arrived in 2014 as an international student. Since then, she’s earned her master’s and become the first female Ph.D. from the joint doctoral program in structural engineering.
- Jun 10
Dr. Margherita Capriotti releases journal article in Institute of Physics and Engineering Medicine, titled, "The influence of acoustic radiation force beam shape and location on wave spectral content for arterial dispersion ultrasound vibrometry."
- Dec 16
Aerospace Engineering professor and Chair, Dr. Ping Lu, leads a project that will develop the method and algorithms for integrated optimal entry, descent, and landing (EDL) guidance for human Mars missions with pin-point precision.
- Aug 31
Aerospace engineers Xiaofeng Liu and Jose Moreto built an instrument which allows the university to perform cutting-edge research on turbulence flow.
- Feb 24
The San Diego Union Tribune has posted an op-ed by Dr. Ping Lu, Department Chair, SDSU Aerospace Engineering Department, on SDSU Aerospace Engineering alumna and Jet Propulsion Laboratory System Engineer, Anachristina Morino, was with the NASA team that successfully landed the Perseverance rover on Mars.