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 7th Annual 3D Printed Aircraft Competition July 8, 2023 at UTA Maverick Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Registration is now open!

Brown Bag Seminar Series

Current UTA graduate students in MAE and beyond present their research to a broad audience. The Brown Bag Seminars take place on Wednesdays at 12pm in Woolf Hall 404 for the fall 2022 semester!

Graduate Seminar Series

Renowned speakers from academia and industry speak on current topics of interest in mechanical and aerospace engineering every Friday during the fall 2022 semester in Nedderman Hall 202.

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.

Recent Dissertation and Thesis Defenses

AUTONOMOUS AERIAL VEHICLES DISTRIBUTED CONTROL & INTERACTIVE GAMES

Yusuf Kartal - PhD Dissertation Defense
Thursday, March 24  12:00pm
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ASSESSMENT OF CONTAMINANT FLOWPATHS IN AIRSIDE ECONOMIZATION AND ANALYSIS OF THERMAL PERFORMANCE AT TANK AND SERVER LEVEL FOR SINGLE-PHASE IMMERSION COOLED DATA CENTERS

Satyam Saini - PhD Dissertation Defense
Thursday, April 7  10:00am
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Development of An Electro-Pneumatic Servo Clutch and Industry Level Controller

Timothy Stevens - Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, April 22  9:00am
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THE DEVELOPMENT AND CHARACTERIZATION OF PIEZOELECTRIC-MAGNETOSTRICTIVE SMART SELF-SENSING COMPOSITES

RELEBOHILE GEORGE QHOBOSHEANE - PhD Dissertation Defense
Wednesday, April 27  11:00am
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Computational Reliability Analysis of Blind Micro-Via With 3D and Axisymmetric Multi-Layer PCB

Jayendra Bazaru - Master's Thesis Defense
Thursday, April 28  11:00am
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COLD PLATE BASED DYNAMIC LIQUID COOLING AT DATA CENTER AND CHIP LEVEL

Pardeep Shahi - PhD Dissertation Defense
Monday, June 27  10:00am
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Reactive Motion Planning of Autonomous Vehicles in 3-Dimensional Environments using Collision and Rendezvous Cones

Kashish Dhal - PhD Dissertation Defense
Tuesday, August 2  11:00am
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In-situ Observation of Extrusion Processes in Thermoplastic Material Extrusion Based Additive Manufacturing

Ye Hong - PhD Dissertation Defense
Thursday, August 4  2:30pm
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Interactions of Vortices with Differing Creation Mechanisms in the Wake of a Normal Flat Plate-Delta Flat Plate Couple: A Numerical Study.

Vivek Nair - PhD Dissertation Defense
Friday, August 5  2:00pm
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Fixed Wing Aircraft Collision Avoidance Using Collision Cone Theory

Andrew Beary - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, August 9  2:00pm
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Characterization of Fatigue Strength of Additively Manufactured Ti-6Al-4V with Recoater Blade Interference Flaws and Residual Stresses Towards an Enhanced Fatigue Substantiation Methodology for Aerospace Structures Applications

Joshua Mochache - PhD Dissertation Defense
Friday, August 12  10:30am
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Infrared and Fluorescent Thermal Imaging and Thermal Transport Characterization of Engineering Devices and Systems

Swapnil S. Salvi - PhD Dissertation Defense
Friday, August 12  12:00pm
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Contacts

MAE Administrative Office
WH 211 – 817-272-2603

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

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