ANNOUNCEMENTS Archive

  • Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2020 Meeting Cancelled July 5, 2020 International Symposium GGHS2020: Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2020 “EARTH’S GRAVITY FIELD AND THE NEXT DECADE” As a result of continued disruption due to the coronavirus pandemic, GGHS2020 is cancelled. The next Gravity, Geoid, and Height Systems Symposium will be planned for 2022. Please monitor the IAG & IGFS websites for information, in due course, on the 2022 meeting.
  • COVID-19 Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2020 Meeting Update April 17, 2020 International Symposium GGHS2020: Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2020 “EARTH’S GRAVITY FIELD AND THE NEXT DECADE” As a result of continued disruption due to the coronavirus pandemic, GGHS2020 will not be held on the designated Sep 15-18, 2020 dates. More information on alternative plans will follow.
  • SAVE THE DATE: Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2020 December 20, 2019 International Symposium GGHS2020: Gravity, Geoid and Height Systems 2020 “EARTH’S GRAVITY FIELD AND THE NEXT DECADE” GGHS2020: The 3rd joint meeting of the International Gravity Field Service and Commission 2 of the International Association of Geodesy will be held in Austin, Texas USA, Sep 15-18, 2020. The science of the earth’s gravity field and its time changes are developing ...
  • Dr. Maruthi Akella Selected to be the New Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Astronautical Sciences November 22, 2019 Meet Dr. Maruthi Akella, the New Editor-in-Chief of the JAS By Emily Cavanagh The AAS is excited to introduce you to our new Editor-In-Chief of the Journal of the Astronautical Sciences (JAS), Dr. Maruthi Akella. Following a thorough evaluation of a pool of highly qualified applicants, an AAS committee unanimously selected Dr. Maruthi Akella to this prestigious ...
  • Spring Greening in Central Texas July 29, 2019 Rain followed by warmer temperatures and longer days converge to trigger a green spring in Texas. 2019 highlights this appealing phenomenon. For almost two decades, CSR has monitored the seasonal response of regional vegetation during periods of ample rainfall separated by prolonged droughts. Satellite sensors can capture early indications of changing patterns in the vitality of Texas ...
  • CSR and NIED/Japan Sign Memorandum of Understanding May 30, 2019 UT Center for Space Research (CSR) and the Japan National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience (NIED,http://www.bosai.go.jp/e/) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote research cooperation, with a view to contribute to advancement of scientific research, technological development, and practical applications in the field of disaster response and resilience, remote sensing, engineering, ...
  • CSR affiliates among inaugural inductees into ASE/EM Academy of Distinguished Alumni April 18, 2019 This spring, the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics (ASE/EM) at The University of Texas at Austin established its Academy of Distinguished Alumni to honor graduates of the aerospace and engineering mechanics programs who have led distinguished careers in industry, government or academia, and to recognize their outstanding accomplishments. Twenty-four Cockrell School of Engineering ASE/EM alumni and ...
  • Aerospace Engineering Graduate Program Rises to No. 7 in U.S. March 18, 2019 The aerospace engineering graduate program in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin rose to No. 7 in the U.S. according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 graduate program rankings, affirming its position as one of the elite aerospace engineering programs across the nation. Graduate students enrolled in the UT ...
  • SEES Internship Experience: This Summer I Became a NASA… December 12, 2018 NASA, Texas Space Grant Consortium, and The University of Texas at Austin Center for Space Research Summer Intern Program is a nationally competitive STEM program for high school students. Application Deadline for the 2019 Program is March 1, 2019. For eligibility, project choices, and how to apply, please visit http://www.tsgc.utexas.edu/sees-internship/ Hear what former interns had to say ...
  • Srinivas Bettadpur Receives NASA Exceptional Public Achievement Medal August 13, 2018 Srinivas Bettadpur, an associate professor of aerospace engineering and engineering mechanics and the director of the Center for Space Research at The University of Texas at Austin, has been awarded the NASA Exceptional Public Achievement Medal by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The award, established in 2012, is presented annually to individuals who have ...