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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.

News & Events

Professors Nichols & Coletti Promoted

The Department of Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics is pleased to announce the promotions of Professors Joseph Nichols and Filippo Coletti.
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AEM Alumni Reunion Class of 1969

AEM alumni reunion coincides with moon landing anniversary.