CU Boulder campus from the air.

Future Insight Seminar: U.S. Space Force’s First and Founding Chief of Space Operations - Apr. 6

March 28, 2023

Please join Mark Sirangelo as he welcomes General John “Jay” Raymond, the 1st Chief of Space Operations of the U.S. Space Force, for a fascinating talk on how the Space Force was formed, what it does and what the future of U.S. space may be...

Aerospace Building

Smead Aerospace recognizes 2023 alumni award winners

March 27, 2023

The Ann and H.J. Smead Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences is honoring seven graduates for achievements in industry, research, and public service. The 2023 AeroBuffs Club Alumni Academy inductees are being recognized for work in business, government, and major research contributions to aerospace. “These outstanding graduates are being honored for...

Charles Bolden

Special Seminar: Charles Bolden - Former NASA Astronaut and Administrator - Mar. 24

March 17, 2023

Friday, March 24 11:45 a.m. AERO 120 Open to All - RSVP by Mar. 21 to ensure seating and for free pizza. Join Mr. Charles Bolden for a special in-person talk at the CU Boulder Aerospace Building of his experiences as a NASA Astronaut and Administrator, to include historical context...

CU Boulder campus from the air.

Seminar: Safe Learning and Control with L1 Adaptation - Apr. 7

March 16, 2023

Naira Hovakimyan Professor of Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Friday, Apr. 7 | 1:00 P.M. | AERO 224L Abstract: Learning-based control paradigms have seen many success stories with various robots and co-robots in recent years. However, as these robots prepare to enter the real world, operating safely...

Allie Anderson

Anderson lands prestigious NSF CAREER research award to study human-autonomy interactions

March 16, 2023

Allie Anderson is probing trust in human-robot interactions with a major grant provided to promising early career faculty. Anderson has earned a $675,000 National Science...

Earth from space

New NASA grant to support quantum sensors in space

March 16, 2023

A multi-university research team, including engineers and physicists from CU Boulder, will build technology and tools to improve measurement of important climate factors by observing atoms in outer space. The new Quantum Pathways Institute is led by the University of Texas at Austin, and scientists from the University of California,...

CU Boulder campus from the air.

Seminar: Vibration Phenomena In Imperfect Bladed Disk Structures - Apr. 7

March 16, 2023

Christophe Pierre Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology Friday, Apr. 7 | 11:45 a.m. | AERO 120 Abstract: Vibration localization occurs in spatially repetitive structures whose ideal periodicity is broken by small imperfections, or disorder. Local irregularities can alter drastically the global dynamics, by localizing vibration modes...

Ivett Leyva

Seminar: Life and Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M - Mar. 17

March 15, 2023

Ivett Leyva Professor and Department Head, Aerospace Engineering, Texas A&M University Friday, Mar. 17 | 11:45 a.m. | AERO 120 Abstract: In this talk Dr. Leyva will give a broad introduction to the Aerospace Engineering Department at Texas A&M University from the perspective of student education and faculty research. She...

Aircraft Carrier Group

Future Insight Seminar: What is it like to command the real “Top Gun” aircraft carrier and run the DoD? - Mar. 16

March 7, 2023

Please join Mark Sirangelo as he welcomes Admiral Kevin Sweeney, the former Chief of Staff to the Secretary of Defense, for a fascinating talk on global current affairs as well as the future of the Pentagon and its technologies, how does the DoD work and what it is like to be the commander of the U.S. Navy’s premier aircraft carrier group living the real “Top Gun” story...

CU Boulder campus from the air.

Seminar - From leaves to satellites: Integrating multi-scale approaches to study land-atmosphere CO2 exchange - Mar. 13

March 6, 2023

Rui Cheng Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, MIT Monday, Mar. 13 | 9:35 a.m. | AERO 114 Abstract: Land ecosystems are a major sink of atmospheric CO2, which plays a key role in mitigating global climate change. As land ecosystems are undergoing rapid changes due to global...