News & Events

Four MOVE students were named as recipients of 2019 Vertical Flight Foundation Scholarship awards through the Vertical Flight Society. These awards recognize outstanding students working in vertical flight, with specific awards named in honor of different pioneers of the field. Colin Hamilton, Ariel Walter, Matthew Misiorowski, and Ahmad Amer will be recognized at the VFS Grand Awards Banquet at the Vertical Flight Society's 75th Annual Forum and Technology Display in Philadelphia, in May. 

RPI was pleased to welcome Dr. Christina Ivler from University of Portland as Spring 2019 Colloquium Series Lecturer.

Dr. Ivler's seminar, entitled "Scaling Methods for System Identification and Handling Qualities Analysis for Small-Scale Unmanned Aerial Systems" was presented on January 23, 2019.

New doctoral student has joined MOVE starting in Spring 2019

Prof. Farhan Gandhi, the Rosalind and John J. Redfern Jr. ’33 Endowed Chair in Aerospace Engineering, and Director of MOVE, presented the Adaptive Structures Lecture from 9:30-11:30 AM on Jan 7, 2019, at the AIAA SciTech Conference in San Diego, California.

The title of his Keynote was “Reconfigurable Vertical Lift: Status, Challenges, and Opportunities.”