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. […]

UTSI PROFESSOR URGES YOUNG VISITORS TO THINK ‘OUTSIDE BOX’ RE: SPACE WORK

For release July 26, 2005 UTSI PROFESSOR URGES YOUNG VISITORS TO THINK ‘OUTSIDE BOX’ RE: SPACE WORK Thirty-two Tennessee high-school visitors to The University of Tennessee Space Institute recently were urged to think “outside the box” and to anticipate opportunities to participate in space exploration. This advice came from Dr. Gary A. Flandro, who as […]

‘PROJECT MANAGEMENT’ COURSE SET AT UTSI

For release June 14, 2005 ‘PROJECT MANAGEMENT’ COURSE SET AT UTSI The University of Tennessee Space Institute is accepting reservations for a short course in ‘Project Management’ to be offered Aug. 17-19. Dr. George W. Garrison, Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at UTSI, and Dr. Donald D. Tippett, an associate professor of Industrial and […]

UTSI/NASA SPACE STATION EXPERIMENT COMPLETED

For release June 20, 2005 UTSI/NASA SPACE STATION EXPERIMENT COMPLETED A University of Tennessee professor waited almost a year for the final segment and completion of a micro-gravity experiment that he co-designed to be conducted on the International Space Station. As it turned out, Dr. Basil N. Antar contributed to the success of the May […]