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Former NASA Astronaut Dr. Seddon Mural Dedication and Lecture

Tullahoma, TN – Rhea Seddon, M.D. visited The University of Tennessee Space Institute for a NASA mural dedication and to present a lecture entitled, “A Different Kind of Research,” on March 28, 2018.  The NASA mural, featuring Seddon, was recently acquired at UTSI from the Johnson Space Center in TX.  It highlights her second flight, […]

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3rd Annual Wu Student Presentation Competition

Tullahoma, TN – The University of Tennessee Space Institute held its 3rd Annual “Wu Student Presentation Competition,” on March 28, 2018.  Twelve students participated with each allotted a 10-minute time slot, followed by a Q & A session.  The 1st place winner received a $2,000 travel grant, the 2nd place winner received a $1,000 travel […]

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UTSI VISITS LOCAL SCHOOLS FOR CERAMIC AND GLASS TECHNOLOGY DEMONSTRATIONS

Tullahoma, TN – Representatives of The University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) recently visited local schools to give demonstrations relating to ceramic and glass technology. The demonstrations are part of an educational program, Glass MATE (Materials and Technology Education), developed by UTSI Associate professor Dr. Jacqueline Johnson to educate local students about this technology and […]

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The Tickle College of Engineering now 29th in US News Grad School Rankings for Public Universities

College now 29th in US News Grad School Rankings for Public Universities  March 20, 2018 Press Releases Rankings, US News and World Report The Tickle College of Engineering continued the positive momentum it has generated in recent years, surging four spots in the US News and World Report graduate school rankings to crack into the top 30 among […]

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FORMER ASTRONAUT RHEA SEDDON Keynote Speaker for ANNUAL WU COMPETITION

FORMER ASTRONAUT RHEA SEDDON Keynote Speaker for ANNUAL WU COMPETITION   Tullahoma, TN – Former NASA astronaut Rhea Seddon, MD, a graduate of the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), will present “A Different Kind of Research,” Wednesday, March 28, as part of the 1st Wu’s Student Presentation Competition […]

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UTSI to hold 23rd Annual African American History Celebration

UTSI to hold 23rd Annual African American History Celebration    

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Arnold Seminar Series  Advanced Techniques to Analyze Large Datasets of Turbulent Flow 

Arnold Seminar Series  Advanced Techniques to Analyze Large Datasets of Turbulent Flow  Thursday, January 25, 2018 10:30 a.m.    —    Room H-111 by  Datta V. Gaitonde Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210 Abstract: Experiments and simulations can measure or simulate a wide range of spatio-temporal scales.  Successfully resolved studies thus invariably […]

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UTSI Graduate Students Receives Outstanding and Most Outstanding Presentation Awards

  UTSI Graduate Students Receives Outstanding and Most Outstanding Presentation Awards Tullahoma, TN – The 10th Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM) Training Summit sponsored by the Society of Reliability Engineers (SRE), Huntsville Chapter was held November 8th and 9th at Defense Acquisition University (DAU) South Region, Huntsville, AL. The two-day event brings together the best […]

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UTSI Students Receives Top Presenter and Best Presentation Awards at the 2017 AIAA Young Professionals Symposium

UTSI Students Receives Top Presenter and Best Presentation Awards at the 2017 AIAA Young Professionals Symposium Tullahoma, TN – Three students from the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) won “Top Presenter and Best Presentation Awards” at the 2nd Annual AIAA Young Professionals (YP) Symposium, hosted by The University of Alabama in Huntsville, October 23-24, […]

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Astronaut Walt Cunningham Apollo: “The Golden Age of Spaceflight”

Astronaut Walt Cunningham Apollo: “The Golden Age of Spaceflight” Tullahoma, TN – Astronaut Walter Cunningham, Lunar Module Pilot on the Apollo 7 mission and author of The All American Boys: An Insiders Look at the U.S. Space Program was the guest speaker at the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) on October 13, 2017.  Cunningham, […]

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