UTSI Alum to Serve as Space Shuttle Commander

Monday, August 6, 2007 news@utsi.edu UTSI Alum to Serve as Space Shuttle Commander KNOXVILLE — A University of Tennessee Space Institute alumnus will be in command of Space Shuttle Endeavour when it launches Tuesday from Kennedy Space Center. Astronaut and Navy Cmdr. Scott Kelly will lead the crew of shuttle mission STS-118 on their 11-day […]

UT President Visits UTSI

Monday, August 6, 2007 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu UT President Visits UTSI University of Tennessee President John Petersen visited The University of Tennessee Space Institute on Wednesday and emphasized the university’s responsibility to serve the entire state in a luncheon with area civic and business leaders and a meeting with university faculty and staff. The […]

Dr. Bukley Teaches at China’s International Space Institute

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu Dr. Bukley Teaches at China’s International Space Institute Hot, humid and miserable; sounds like the forecast for any day this month in Middle Tennessee, but this is how Dr. Angie Bukley, UTSI’s Assistant Vice President for Research and Development, described her recent trip to Beijing, China. Despite […]

Dr. Lloyd Davis Named B.H. Goethert Professor

Tuesday, August 28, 2007 Writer: Shanna Relford news@utsi.edu Dr. Lloyd Davis Named B.H. Goethert Professor Dr. Lloyd Davis, Professor of Physics at The University of Tennessee Space Institute, has recently been given the honored title of B.H. Goethert Professor. Dr. Davis is primarily involved in projects relating to single-molecule detection, nanotechnology, and biotechnology. He is […]