Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Events

Student with printed aircraft at the printed aircraft competition.

3D Printed Aircraft Competition

The University of Texas at Arlington will host the 5th Annual 3D Printed Aircraft Competition July 10, 2021 at UTA Maverick Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Registration is now open!

Brown Bag Seminar Series

Renowned speakers from academia and industry speak on current topics of interest in mechanical and aerospace engineering every Wednesday from Noon – 1:00pm.

Graduate Seminar Series

Renowned speakers from academia and industry speak on current topics of interest in mechanical and aerospace engineering every Friday from 2:00pm – 2:50pm in Woolf Hall Room 402. 

Senior Design Presentations

The Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department Senior Design teams make their project presentations including innovative work in areas as diverse as automated aquaponics, battle robots, and composite pressure cylinders.

Current Dissertation and Thesis Defenses

All are welcome to attend dissertation and thesis defenses by our students. As they are scheduled, they will be listed on this page.

Effectiveness of Closed-Loop Inverse-Kinematic Landmark Navigation Method on Drifting and Heading Errors of Sloppy Multi-Legged Robots

Thong Quang Nguyen - Master's Thesis Defense
Monday, April 26 12:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Impact of Material Models on Immersion Cooled Electronics Packages and Reliability Assessment for Chip-Package Interaction

Tushar Chauhan - Dissertation Defense
Thursday, April 29 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Real-Time Material State Assessment of Composites Using Artificial Intelligence and its Challenges

Muthu Ram Prabhu Elenchezhian - Dissertation Defense
Thursday, April 29 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Recent Dissertation and Thesis Defenses

Mechanics of Nanoscale Fiber Networks and Their Composites: A Three-Dimensional Multiscale Stochastic Modelling Study

Rajni Chahal - Dissertation Defense
Monday, November 30  12:30pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Analytical and Experimental Studies on Mixing in Supersonic Flows

Vijay Gopal - Dissertation Defense
Monday, November 30  2:30pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Experimental Assessment of Rack Level Dynamic Direct to Chip Liquid Cooling for Data Center and IT Equipment Reliability

Amith Mathew - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, December 1  9:30am (Microsoft Teams)
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Determination of Landing Zones of Quadrotors Experiencing In-Flight Failures

Ahmet Tolcu - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, December 1  10:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Analysis of Glass Transition Temperature of PCV & Substrate Using Dynamic Mechanical Analysis and Thermo-Mechanical Analysis

Shristi Yadav - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, December 1  11:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Using Numerical Modeling to Determine Viscous Losses Within Helium Turbomachinery

Benjamin Uhlig - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, December 1  1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Nanoscale Mechanics of Disordered Biomolecules in Brain

Md Ishak Khan - Dissertation Defense
Tuesday, December 1  3:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Autonomous Guidance of Unmanned Combat Air Vehicles in Basic Fighter Maneuvering

Jeffrey Dean - Dissertation Defense
Friday, December 4  9:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Development and Evaluation of a Brain-Computer Interface for Human-Robot Interaction in Simulation and Hardware Environments

Shane Whitaker - Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, December 4  1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Automating Aerospace Synthesis Code Generation: A Tool for Generic Vehicle Design and Technology Forecasting

Thomas McCall - Dissertation Defense
Tuesday, January 5  1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Structural Optimization and Reliability Assessment of Heterogeneous 3D IC Packages and Analysis of Rheological Properties of Particle Based Thermal Interface Material

Mehzabeen Binte Kabir - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Past Dissertations and Theses

Undergraduate Applicants

Graduate Applicants

Contacts

MAE Administrative Office
WH 211 – 817-272-2603

MAE Academic Advising
WH 204 & WH 206 – 817-272-2561