CSR affiliates among inaugural inductees into ASE/EM Academy of Distinguished Alumni

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 one honorary ASE/EM faculty member have been elected to the 2019 inaugural class. These individuals are recognized for their distinguished professional careers and their dedication to the support and advancement of engineering education. The inaugural class of ASE/EM alumni includes professors, government and industry leaders, astronauts, entrepreneurs, professors, pilots, researchers and more.

We congratulate the Center’s very own…

Dr. Humboldt Mandell, Research Fellow at CSR, NASA Mentor for TSGC Design Challenge and Science Mentor for Mars Exploration for SEES Summer High School Internship.

Dr. Byron Tapley, Research Professor and Professor Emeritus, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics Clare Cockrell Williams Centennial Chair Emeritus in Engineering and former Director of CSR.

Michael Watkins, Director of Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and former Director of CSR.

Dr. Wallace Fowler, Professor Emeritus, ASE/EM Department, The University of Texas at Austin and former Director of NASA Texas Space Grant

to be among the 25 inaugural members elected to the ASE/EM Academy of Distinguished Alumni!

For the full list please visit: https://www.ae.utexas.edu/ase-em-establishes-academy-of-distinguished-alumni-at-ut-austin