Student team outside
Student with plane

Aerospace engineers play a key role in the advancement of society, performing work that touches our lives in countless ways beyond aircraft and spacecraft design alone. 

With a stellar reputation and strong research focus that yields real-world breakthroughs, the University of Minnesota (UMN) Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics (AEM) Department is the premier destination for transforming active learners into lifelong contributors.

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Rocket team lifting their rocket

Rocket Team Conducts Successful Flight

The University of Minnesota’s Rocket Team celebrates a successful year.
Filippo Coletti

Professor Filippo Coletti to Lead NSF Grant

Professor Filippo Coletti to lead grant to bridge the gap between particle-scale thermal - - transport and device-scale predictions