GENERAL MARTIN VISITS UTSI’S FLIGHT CENTER

For release August 5, 2005 GENERAL MARTIN VISITS UTSI’S FLIGHT CENTER General Gregory S. (Speedy) Martin was “very impressed” with The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s variable stability Navion during a recent visit to Tullahoma, Dr. Ralph D. Kimberlin said. The four-star general flew into Tullahoma on a Learjet, had lunch with AEDC Commander Brig. […]

CONGRESSMAN HAROLD FORD SEES DEMO OF UTSI’S LASER MATERIALS PROCESSING

For release August 8, 2005 CONGRESSMAN HAROLD FORD SEES DEMO OF UTSI’S LASER MATERIALS PROCESSING U.S. Congressman Harold Ford Jr. seemed “keenly interested” in a demonstration of laser materials processing research during a recent visit to The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s Center for Laser Applications. “He showed a lot of interest in the work […]

UTSI’S NICHOLAS LYNN STUDYING AT AACHEN

For release August 22, 2005 UTSI’S NICHOLAS LYNN STUDYING AT AACHEN Nicholas Lynn, a doctoral candidate and student leader at The University of Tennessee Space Institute, will spend the next six months in intensive study at the Technical University at Aachen Germany. Named an Aachen Fellow last year, Lynn left for Germany on Aug. 20 […]

NEW LASER MATERIALS EXPERT AT SPACE INSTITUTE SEES UTSI AS ‘GATEWAY’ TO ADVANCED MATERIALS

For release August 24, 2005 NEW LASER MATERIALS EXPERT AT SPACE INSTITUTE SEES UTSI AS ‘GATEWAY’ TO ADVANCED MATERIALS Dr. William Hofmeister, an expert in laser materials processing and materials science, wants to see The University of Tennessee Space Institute become “Middle Tennessee’s gateway to advanced materials.” Hofmeister, a new full-time research professor at UTSI, […]

CONGRESSMAN LINCOLN DAVIS VISITS CARBON FIBER LAB AT SPACE INSTITUTE

For release August 26, 2005 CONGRESSMAN LINCOLN DAVIS VISITS CARBON FIBER LAB AT SPACE INSTITUTE The University of Tennessee Space Institute’s concentration on light-weight, low-cost pitch-based carbon fiber materials ties right in with the Tennessee Technology Corridor concept, Congressman Lincoln Davis said while visiting the new lab on Aug. 25. “We’re open to collaboration,” Dr. […]