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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.

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Yohannes Ketema

A Mass-optimized Gravity Tractor for Asteroid Deflection

Professor Yohannes Ketema's work suggests using a modified version of the stationary and halo orbit types.
Maziar Hemati

Maziar Hemati selected for George W. Taylor Career Development Award

Maziar Hemati receives the George W. Taylor Career Development Award.