Pines, Darryll J.
President, University of Maryland College Park
Glenn L. Martin Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Glenn L. Martin Professor of Aerospace Engineering
1101 Main Administration Building
- B.S., University of California, Berkeley ( Mechanical Engineering)
- M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Mechanical Engineering)
- Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Mechanical Engineering)
- Pratt & Whitney Space Propulsion, San Jose, CA. Space and Strategic Program Office (June 2000 to September 2002), Project Engineer (July 1999 to June 2000)
- Director of GEM for College of Engineering
- Director of Sloan Program for the College
- Member of Junior Faculty Teaching Award Committee
- Member of Senior Faculty Teaching Award Committee
- Reviewer for: Journal of Aircraft, Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, Journal of the American Helicopter Society.
Research in smart structures, structural dynamics and control; guidance, navigation, and control of aerospace vehicles
Chapters in Books
- J. Schultz* and D. Pines, (2005) “Stability of a Spacecraft with Flexible Booms During a Shallow Aeroassist”, J SPACECRAFT ROCKETS, 2005 vol. 42 no. 2, pages 277-286.
- L. Salvino, and D.J. Pines, Chapter 8: “Structural Health Monitoring Using Hilbert Phase”, to be submitted, Hilbert-Huang Transform: Introduction and Applications, Edited by Norden E. Huang and Samuel S.P. Shen, CRC Press. PUBLISHED in 2005
- S. Sheikh and D. Pines (2006), Chapter 7: X-ray Pulsar Navigation, Navigation Options for Planetary Exploration. PUBLISHED in 2005
- Sheikh SI, Pines DJ, Ray PS, et al. Spacecraft navigation using x-ray pulsars Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics, 29 (1): 49-63 Jan-Feb 2006.
- D. J. Pines and P.D. Samuel, (2005) “A review of vibration-based techniques for helicopter transmission diagnostics”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Volume 282, Issues 1-2, 6 April 2005, Pages 475-508.
- C.K. Wakha; D.J. Pines; A. Dasgupta, “Dual-Stiffness Sensor for Damage Detection, Localization, and Prognostics”, AIAA Journal, vol. 43 no. 8, 1663-1674.
- S. Asiri, A. Baz, and D. Pines, “Periodic Struts for Gearbox Support Systems”, Journal of Vibration & Control, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp. 709-721, 2005.
- Ma, J. and Pines, D. (2003), “Detecting Damage in a Building Structure Model Under Seismic Excitation Using Dereverberated Wave Mechanics”, ENG Structures 25 (3): 385-396, Feb. 2003.
- Bohorquez, F., Samuel, P., Sirohi, J., Rudd, L. and Pines, D. “Design, analysis and hover performance of a rotary wing micro air vehicle”, Journal of the American Helicopter Society 48 (2): 80-90 Apr, 2003.
- Richards, D. and Pines D., “Passive Reduction of Gear Mesh Vibrations Using a Periodic Drive Shaft”, Journal of Sound and Vibration264 (2): 317-342, July 2003.
- Blondeau, J., Richeson, J. and Pines, D., “A Variable Aspect Ratio Wing Using an Inflatable Telescopic Spar”, AIAA Adaptive Structures, April, 2003, Norfolk, VA.
- Conroy, J., Samuel, P. and Pines, D., “Development of a Real-Time LabView Testbed for Implementation of Planetary Gear Diagnostic Algorithms”, 59th Annual AHS Forum, May, 2003, Phoenix, AZ.
- Samuel, P.D. and Pines, D., “Helicopter Transmission Diagnostics using Constrained Adaptive Lifting, 59th Annual AHS Forum, May 2003, Phoenix, AZ.
- Pines, D. (Invited), “Smart Sensors for Health Monitoring”, ICESS03, July 2003, Corfu Greece.
- Blondeau, J. and Pines, D., “Wind Tunnel Testing of a Morphing Variable Aspect Ratio Wing”, 2nd AIAA “Unmanned Unlimited” Systems, Technologies and Operations – Aerospace, Land, and Sea Conference and Workshop & Exhibit, 15-18 September 2003, San Diego, CA.
- Bohorquez, F. and Pines, D., “Hover Performance of Rotor Blades at Low Re for Rotary Wing MAVs, an Experimental Study”, AUVSI Conference, July 2003, Baltimore, MD
- Wakha, C.K., Majid, M., Dasgupta, A. and Pines, D., “A Multifunctional Stress/Strain Sensor for Health Prognostics of Structures”, 3rd International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, 15-17 September 2003, Stanford, CA.
- Samuel, P. and Pines, D., “Planetary Gearbox Diagnostics Using Constrained Adaptive Lifting”, 3rd International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, 15-17 September 2003, Stanford, CA.
- Bohorquez, F. and Pines, D., “Fundamental Limitations of MAV Rotary Wing Hover Performance,” 2nd AIAA “Unmanned Unlimited”, Systems, Technologies, and Operations – Aerospace, Land, and Sea Conference and Workshop & Exhibit, 15-18 September 2003, San Diego, CA.
- Bohorquez, F., Rankins, F., Baeder, J. and Pines, D., “Hover Performance of Rotor Blades at Low Re for Rotary Wing MAVs, an Experimental and CFD Study”, AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference, June 23-26 2003, Orlando, FL.
- Samuel, P. and Pines, D., “Adaptive Signal Representations for Helicopter Transmission Diagnostics,” 3rd International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, September 12-14, 2001, Stanford, California.
- Ma, J. and Pines, D., “A comparison of modal and wave-based damage detection approaches for one-dimensional structures”, 3rd International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, September, 12-14, 2001, Stanford, California.
- Pines, D. and Salvino, L., “Health Monitoring of Structures Using Empirical Mode Decomposition and Phase Dereverberation”, Mechanics and Materials Conference, June 26-29, 2001.
- Pines, D., “Ongoing Research and Development in the U.S. on Structural Health Monitoring,” 7th International Seminar on Seismic Isolation, Passive Energy Dissipation and Active Control of vibrations of Structures, October 2-5, 2001.
- Bohorquez, F. Pines, D., “Feasibility of Adaptive MAVs’, 12th Annual International Conference on Adaptive Structures Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, October 12-14, 2001.
- Purekar, A. and Pines, D.J., “Interrogation of Beam and Plate Structures Using Phased Array Concepts,” 12th Annual International Conference on Adaptive Structures Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, October 12-14, 2001.
- Richard, D. and Pines, D., “Passive Reduction of Gearbox Vibration Using a Periodic Driveshaft,” American Helicopter Society 57th Annual Forum, Virginia Beach, Virginia, May 9-11, 2001.
- Samuel, P. and Pines, D., “Planetary Gearbox Diagnostics Using Adaptive Vibration Signal Representations”, American Helicopter Society 57th Annual Forum, Virginia beach, Virginia, May 9-11, 2001.
- Schultz, J. and Pines, D., “Feasibility of Atmospheric Penetration to Control Right Ascension”, Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, June 2001, Greenbelt, Maryland.
- Liu, D. and Pines, D., “Static Effects of Tooth Crack on a Spur Gear Pair”, International Conference on Mechanical Transmissions (ICMT), April 4-7, 2001, China.
- Hood, A. and Pines D., “Feasibility of a Phased Acoustic Array for Health Monitoring of Gears,” Paper No., 8th Annual SPIE Smart Structures Symposium, March 4-8, 2001, Newport Beach, CA.
- Liu, L. and Pines D., “The Effect of Ring Gear Flexibility on Planetary Geartrain Dynamics”, International Conference on Mechanical Transmissions (ICMT), April 4-7, 2001, China.
- Ma, J. and Pines, D., “Detecting Damage in a Building Structural Model Under Seismic Excitation”, Paper No., 8th Annual SPIE Smart Structures Symposium, March 4-8, 2001, Newport Beach, CA.
- Purekar, A. and Pines, D., “Near Field Effects of Damage,” Paper No., 8th Annual SPIE Smart Structures Symposium, March 4-8, 2001, Newport Beach, CA.
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Balachandran Named Distinguished University ProfessorUMD Chair of Mechanical Engineering also wins AIAA’s Pendray Award.
Maryland Engineering’s John Fisher Appointed MPower ProfessorBIOE chair one of six UMCP/UMB professors to receive University of Maryland Strategic Partnership appointment.
"This Is Where It's At"U.S. Commerce Secretary's Visit Highlights Importance of UMD, Higher Ed to Future of Domestic Electronics Industry
$25 Million Commitment Will Fund New World-Class Engineering Facility at the University of MarylandThe interdisciplinary engineering building, named in honor of benefactor Stanley R. Zupnik '59, will help prepare engineers to solve society's grand challenges.
Maryland Engineering at the 2022 ASEE Annual ConferenceCome and meet Maryland Engineering at the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference being held at the Minneapolis Convention Center from June 26–29, 2022.
CEEE: Three Decades of InnovationThe UMD-based center marked its 30th anniversary at a gala event on June 9.
UMD Dedicates IDEA FactoryBuilding designed to inspire innovation, entrepreneurship, and research across disciplines.
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UMD to Help Guide Implementation of Infrastructure LawFederal transportation officials tap Maryland Engineering to lead new Build America Center.
Former VP for Research Named U.S. Commerce Under SecretaryLaurie Locascio will lead NIST, where she had served for three decades
Op/ed: Democratizing Engineering for Every High School StudentClasses lead to careers, support nation's need for more STEM grads, says UMD President Pines.
Nuclear Energy Pioneer José Reyes Inducted Into IHOFNuScale co-founder recognized for work in developing Small Modular Reactors (SMR).
$1.14M from the State of Maryland will Match Private Donation to Establish Two Brendan Iribe Endowed Professorships in ECE and CS at UMDThe endowed professors in electrical and computer engineering and computer science will conduct research in robotics, autonomy, artificial intelligence and machine learning.
UMD, Defense Department Celebrate Opening of Intelligence and Security CenterApplied research lab tackles complex national security problems.
Maryland Engineering's Chris Jewell Appointed MPower ProfessorBioengineering professor one of eight UMD/UMB professors to receive UMD Strategic Partnership appointment.
Newly-Opened SMART Building to Spur Autonomy ResearchMaryland engineering will benefit from state-of-the-art labs and facilities at USMSM.
USMSM Debuts SMART Innovation CenterNew, $86 million facility to expand educational opportunities, autonomous vehicles research.
Incentive Awards Program, Engineering Lab Building Named for MoteFormer UMD president recognized for contributions to field, expanding education access
College Park-born Quantum Firm IonQ Goes PublicIonQ, a quantum computing company spun off from research at the University of Maryland, went public today on the New York Stock Exchange.
UMD Leads New $25M NSF Quantum Leap Challenge Institute for Robust Quantum SimulationNew institute will significantly add to the vibrant quantum research ecosystem established in the mid-Atlantic region.
NSF Awards UMD $15M to Lead Mid-Atlantic Innovation HubUMD to Collaborate With 9 Universities to Deliver Entrepreneurship Training, Expand Research Impact
Secretary of State: 'Domestic Renewal' Needed Through Infrastructure InvestmentsBlinken emphasizes importance of spending at home to remain global leader in campus speech.
UMD Invests Over $10M in Research Equipment to Drive Discovery, InnovationThe University of Maryland (UMD) is making a major investment to obtain the most technologically advanced equipment on the College Park campus for application across a broad range of research areas, from neuroimaging to next-generation quantum materials.
Georgia Tech Professor, Researcher Named Dean of Clark SchoolMechanical engineering leader Samuel Graham, Jr. to take helm October 1.
Wereley Steps Down as Aero ChairProfessor has led the department during an era of firsts.
University of Maryland Launches Quantum Business IncubatorThe University of Maryland has launched a new business development arm to nurture quantum-focused startups.
From Innovation to InaugurationPines Announces New Quantum Business Incubator, Presents Invention and Entrepreneurship Awards
Clark School Innovators Honored with Invention of the Year Award NominationsAmong the nine 2021 Invention of the Year nominees, four are led by or include Clark School researchers.
Maryland Joins NSF-funded Effort to Help Set Nation's Direction for EngineeringThe Engineering Research Visioning Alliance will convene engineering voices to identify opportunities and priorities for innovative research that benefits society.
The Lasting Legacy of George Dieter, 1928-2020The Clark School community mourns the loss of George E. Dieter, who served as dean of engineering at the University of Maryland from 1977-94.
IonQ: From Maryland to Wall StreetThe College Park-headquartered company, rooted in UMD research, announced plans to go public today.
Mid-Atlantic Quantum Alliance Expands Impact and Reach with Addition of 10 New PartnersThe 24 MQA members are building a vibrant and diverse ecosystem designed to foster U.S. and regional leadership in the coming quantum technology revolution.
Making Success, and Giving, Seem NaturalMore than 20 years after finishing his Ph.D. in aerospace engineering at Maryland, Chris Jones is still giving back.
University of Maryland Research Enterprise Ranked Among Top 10 Publics in NSF Higher Education R&D SurveyResearch in Baltimore & College Park Tackles Critical Issues in the State and Globally
CREB Kicks Off 2021 with Meeting to Discuss Future of Battery ResearchThe virtual meeting aimed to bolster battery technology under extreme conditions.
Honoring a Legend: Remember Former Dean George DieterIt's with a heavy heart that we inform you of the passing of George Dieter, professor emeritus of mechanical engineering, Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor of Engineering, and dean of the A. James Clark School of Engineering from 1977–94.
Three Engineering Students Named Philip Merrill Presidential ScholarsThe Merrill Scholars program recognizes the University of Maryland's top graduating seniors and their faculty/teacher mentors.
Langford Establishes Scholarship in Honor of President PinesAerospace entrepreneur’s gift aims to inspire future engineers.
Professor K.J. Ray Liu Elected to Lead IEEEProfessor K. J. Ray Liu has been elected 2021 IEEE President-Elect and 2022 IEEE President.
BBI Awards Seed Grants to Six Interdisciplinary ProjectsFunded teams feature UMD faculty from 15 academic departments and six centers and institutes
Legacy through Impact: Dr. Darryll J. PinesUMD President-Designate Darryll Pines inspires a culture of excellence at the Clark School, where everyone plays a part.
Pines: Stand in Solidarity, Unite Against InjusticePresident-designate calls acts of violence against black community nationwide a 'stain' against UMD values.
Pines, UMD Engineers Help Prince George’s County Reopening EffortsPresident-designate to Lead Education Group; Maryland Transportation Institute to Provide Data
Shelter-in-place Compliance Remains Low, UMD Research FindsData Analysis Shows Erratic Response to COVID-19 Restrictions
Robert Briber Named Interim Dean of Clark SchoolProfessor Robert Briber has been named Interim Dean of the University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering, effective April 1, 2020.
Dean Pines Named University of Maryland's 34th PresidentDarryll Pines has served as Dean of the A. James Clark School of Engineering since January 2009.
UMD Mourns Passing of Innovation Hall of Fame Inductee and Alumnus George J. Laurer, Inventor of the Modern Bar CodeUniversity of Maryland's Clark School of Engineering community remembers Innovation Hall of Fame alumnus George J. Laurer (1925-2019).
New Report Recommends a Path for the Future of Maryland’s Clean Energy EconomyComprehensive report on the future of clean energy innovation in Maryland delivered today to Governor Hogan
Delivering on Quantum InnovationThe University of Maryland (UMD) has announced the launch of the Quantum Technology Center (QTC), which aims to translate quantum physics research into innovative technologies.
Welcome, NAE MembersThe Clark School welcomes six National Academy Engineering members who will be returning to or joining our faculty this fall.
Lockheed Martin Awards $3M to Clark SchoolThe gift will fund aerospace research while increasing opportunities for women and underrepresented minorities in STEM fields.
University of Maryland Launches Quantum Technology CenterThe new research center will catalyze the development of high-impact quantum technologies.
Jewell Named Presidential Early Career Award RecipientBIOE associate professor and associate chair recognized for immune engineering research and STEM outreach.
UMD Names Deb Niemeier as Inaugural Clark Distinguished ChairNiemeier is the first of several endowed Clark Distinguished Chairs to be appointed through the Clark Foundation investment.
Ankur Srivastava named seventh director of ISRHis appointment will begin July 1, 2019.
Derek Paley named Maryland Robotics Center directorPaley's term will begin July 1, 2019.
Two Clark School Faculty Named Finalists of Prestigious Blavatnik National Awards for Young ScientistsHafezi and Hu are among 31 of the nation's rising stars who will compete for three Blavatnik National Awards.
Clark School at the 2019 ASEE Annual ConferenceConnect with the University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering at ASEE 2019!
Clark School Aerospace Engineering Faculty Recognized by AIAA National Capital SectionThree faculty receive AIAA NCS awards for their outstanding contributions to research and education.
2019 Dean's Doctoral and Master's Student Research AwardsCreated by Clark School Dean Darryll Pines, the competition recognize distinguished graduate student researchers in order to help propel their careers and demonstrate the value of high-quality engineering research.
Exceptional Engineering Students Recognized with Dean's AwardsFive Clark School undergraduate students were honored with Dean's Awards on April 17, 2019.
Pioneering Breakthrough: Unmanned Aircraft Delivers Organ for Successful Kidney Transplant in MarylandThe groundbreaking effort by Maryland faculty and researchers could help expand donor access to transplantation.
UMD workshop examines risks related to new transportation technologyKey concerns include vehice safety, software reliabillity, and cybersecurity.
Pines Elected to National Academy of EngineeringDean of UMD's engineering school to receive one of engineering's highest honors.
Consensus for First-of-its-Kind Pre-College Engineering CourseRepresentatives from more than 100 high schools, colleges, and universities convened at the E4USA Engineering Curriculum Workshop.
Fearless Ideas: Open AccessK-12 outreach efforts help the Clark School to both recruit prospective engineering students and cultivate a diverse student population.
George Dieter Celebrates His 90th Birthday, Applauds Social Change CourseStudents award AWCAA $10,000 to help African women with cancer.
Inventor Enjoys Fame in the HallAlumnus Chuck Popenoe inducted into the A. James Clark School of Engineering’s Innovation Hall of Fame for inventing SmartBolts®.
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University of Maryland Breaks Ground on E.A. Fernandez IDEA FactoryThe new building will inspire innovation and entrepreneurship, enable world-class research, and spur economic development.
UMD to Lead Milestone NSF High School Engineering Pilot CourseIntended as Precursor to Widely-Accepted Transferable College-Level Credit
Pines Receives UMD President's MedalThe President's Medal is the highest honor the university community can bestow.
Remembering Marilyn Berman PollansThe Clark School mourns the recent loss of its leader and trailblazer, Marilyn Berman Pollans, on June 17.
Supporting Diversity in EngineeringThe Clark School partnered with the National Society of Black Engineers to host the National Leadership Conference.
Joseph JaJa Named Interim Chair of ECE DepartmentA distinguished researcher and administrator, Professor Joseph JaJa will assume new role July 1.
Prof. Sang Bok Lee appointed director of Maryland NanoCenterUMD chemist will direct two labs on nanoscale fabrication and characterization
Dynamic FuturesAn annual event honored the academic achievements of the Clark School's diverse student body.
State, university officials celebrate launch of newly formed, cross-discipline transportation instituteThe Maryland Transportation Institute will coordiate more than $20 million in annual research expenditures.
Clark School welcomes Dr. William RegliRegli, formerly of DARPA, is the sixth director of the Institute for Systems Research.
University of Maryland and Lockheed Martin Renew Strategic Partnership with New AgreementsNew agreements enhance partnership between university and global company.
Clark School Honors Distinguished Members of Engineering CommunityThe prestigious awards are presented annually in recognition of outstanding work in the field of engineering.
Students Get Ready for Advanced Degrees at GEM GRAD LabThe event drew students from across the Maryland–DC–Virginia area to learn about and prepare for grad school.
QUEST Celebrates 25th AnniversaryThe QUEST honors program celebrated 25 years of hands-on education in quality management, process improvement, and system design.
University of Maryland School of Engineering Announces Unprecedented Investment from A. James & Alice B. Clark FoundationBuilding Together: An Investment for Maryland Will Transform UMD Through $219,486,000 Gift
Empowering Voices in EngineeringMoving towards a more diverse and inclusive campus.
UMD Opens Outdoor Flight Laboratory to Advance Autonomy, RoboticsFirst university facility of its kind in D.C.-Maryland-Virginia region.
BIOE, ChBE Undergrads Develop Tools to Diagnose Alzheimer’s Disease before Patients Show Symptoms"Synapto" awarded first place in 2017 NIH DEBUT Challenge
Legislators, University Administrators Gather to Launch Maryland Energy Innovation InstituteThe institute was created to turn research breakthroughs into commercial, clean energy solutions.
Student Spotlight: Kameron SheppardThe Maryland native's interest in computer engineering began with Python.
William Regli named sixth director of ISRRegli, an ISR alumnus, will begin his appointment in January 2018.
Alumnus Profile: Christopher T. JonesWhen Jones joined the Clark School as a Ph.D. student, he already was a Captain in the U.S. Air Force.
2017 Honors & Awards CeremonySixty-nine Clark School students were acknowledged for their contributions and accomplishments.
CHBE Chair Sheryl Ehrman Departs for San JoseEhrman has accepted the position of Don Beall Dean of the Davidson College of Engineering.
7th Annual Engineering Sustainability Day focuses on Energy StorageThis year's theme focused on energy storage - pervasive message that we should promote and advocate for scientists and the science.
Women Engineers Welcome Admitted StudentsThe Women in Engineering program hosted an admitted students reception on March 29, 2017.
University of Maryland to Lead NIH-Funded Center for Engineering Complex TissuesUMD to Collaborate with Rice University, Wake Forest to Advance 3-D Printing Applications for Regenerative Medicine
UMD Team Takes Top Spot in Performance & Operations at SpaceX Hyperloop CompetitionPlaced in the top five for overall pod design.
UMD, VA Maryland Health Care System Collaborate on MS ResearchBIOE assistant professor Chris Jewell leads effort to use nanotechnology to treat MS.
UMD Engineering for Social Change Class Awards Non-Profit V-LINC $10,000 Grant to Support Custom Assistive Technology ProgramGrant marks more than $30,000 in student-awarded grants given through landmark engineering philanthropy course.
Milchberg and Khaligh Receive 2016 Junior and Senior Faculty Outstanding Research AwardsProf. Milchberg and Prof. Khaligh are the 2016 Senior and Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award recipients for their exceptional and highly influential research accomplishments
“Lifeline Across the Bay” Marks Milestone for the University of MarylandFirst-of-its-Kind Flight Across the Chesapeake Bay
Aerospace Engineering Inducts Five New Academy of Distinguished Alumni MembersAlumni Jones, Van Buiten, Van Wie, Wang and Weber inducted to department's Academy of Distinguished Alumni.
U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx Headlines University of Maryland Transportation SummitThe National Transportation Center at Maryland hosts nearly 200 transportation experts for innovation and policy summit.
UMD to Host 2016 FIRST Robotics District ChampionshipStudent Teams Build, Battle Robots to Secure Spot in International Championship
Forum Highlights Inclusion in EngineeringThe Clark School hosted A Day of Inclusive Excellence in late March 2016.
UMD’s Anya Jones Receives Presidential Early Career AwardAerospace Engineering faculty member awarded U.S. government's highest honor for early-career science and engineering professionals.
UMD Team Selected to Participate in International Solar DecathlonTeams will be competing for $2 million in prize money
Hubbard Elected to the National Academy of EngineeringJoins 23 other Clark-affiliated faculty
ChemE Jeopardy Team Wins National CompetitionUMD's ChemE team topped eight competitor teams in the AIChE national Jeopardy competition.
Fisher Named Chair of the Fischell Department of BioengineeringDr. John P. Fisher to succeed Dr. William E. Bentley as department chair, effective Jan. 4, 2016.
FPE Professor Emeritus Recognized for Exceptional Commitment to EducationFrederick Mowrer to receive the 2015 John L. Bryan Mentor Award from SFPE.
UMD Hosts Capitol Hill Panel on Autonomous SystemsExperts gathered to discuss UAVs in an event hosted by the Clark School on July 16.
CEE Launches Infrastructure Engineering Laboratories Renovation InitiativeCEE to redesign virtual and physical infrastructure engineering laboratories.
Prof. Ray Phaneuf Appointed Acting Chair of Materials Science and EngineeringProfessor Robert M. Briber named Clark School Associate Dean for Research.
AFSA Announces UMD Legacy Campaign SupportSponsorship helps strengthen Fire Protection Engineering's undergraduate curriculum.
2015 Dean's Student Research AwardsWinners of the 2015 Dean's Student Research Awards have been announced.
UMD Opens MakerBot Innovation Center to Foster EntrepreneurshipUMD home to Big Ten's first large-scale 3-D printing MakerBot Innovation Center.
Lankford Awarded ARCS ScholarshipAerospace engineering grad student receives 2015-2016 Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Foundation (ARCS) Scholarship
UMD to Host 2015 FIRST Robotics Regional CompetitionMore than 1,000 high school students expected to attend event in College Park.
UMD Mourns Passing of Benefactor and Alumnus A. James ClarkUniversity of Maryland's Clark School of Engineering community remembers namesake and friend
Pines Recognized with Maryland Speaker's MedallionAnnual award recognizes outstanding service to the state.
Mechanical Engineering Clinches 2015 Alumni Cup TitleStudent teams conquer light bulb challenge at 4th annual competition.
University of Maryland Breaks Ground for A. James Clark HallNew building to serve as hub for human health innovation in the state of Maryland
UMD UAS Test Site Receives FAA Approval to FlyInaugural research flight to take place in December.
Brain-behavior initiative workshop draws 160 faculty, deans, administrators for wide-ranging discussionsAt least 50 disciplines represented at full-day event.
Clark School & Computer Science Alumnus Donates $31M to UMDIribe's gift to support new building and scholarship fund.
UMD Celebrates Opening of UAS Test Site in Southern MarylandRibbon cutting ceremony brings together leaders in government, industry, and academia.
2014 Dean's Student Research Awards AnnouncedGraduate students recognized for high quality engineering research
Fire Protection Engineering Appoints First Clinical ProfessorNew applied faculty position made possible by Legacy Campaign, Clark School support.
Sikorsky and United Technologies Pledge $1 Million to UMD’s Clark School of EngineeringEndowment to support Igor Sikorsky Distinguished Professorship in Rotorcraft in the Department of Aerospace Engineering
University of Maryland Baltimore & College Park Campuses To Offer Joint M.D./Ph.D. in Medicine and BioengineeringProgram will promote human health through engineering principles and medical science.
Aerospace Engineering Student Named ARCS ScholarBernadette Cannon was selected as the ARCS 2014-2015 Wanda M. Austin Undergraduate Scholar.
UMD Hosts Regional FIRST Robotics CompetitionCompetition promotes design skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship
UMD to Host FIRST Robotics Regional CompetitionMore than 1,000 high school students expected to attend event in College Park
Dean Pines, Abts Featured in ASEE PRISM Magazine for Leadership in Exploring New AP Course in EngineeringNew AP course would "brand engineering at the high school level," prepare more students for STEM careers.
Whiting-Turner President and CEO Hackerman Passes at 95Prominent philanthropist was responsible for establishment of UMD's Whiting-Turner Business and Entrepreneurial Lecture Series.
Tavis Smiley and the University of Maryland Announce Winners of $75K Social Innovation ChallengeThree winners selected among 56 entrants to advance their innovative ideas for broad social impact
UMD Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program Wins National Award for Excellence in Entrepreneurship EducationEIP takes first place in the Outstanding Specialty Entrepreneurship Program category.
Elaine Gessow Passes at 88Wife of former UMD Aerospace Engineering Chair and helicopter pioneer passes away peacefully.
Maryland to Collaborate with VA, NJ on Unmanned Aircraft Systems ResearchUniversity System of Maryland to collaborate with MAAP on UAS research, testing and development.
Clark School Alumnus and BOV Member Waggner PassesBaltimore native and chemical engineering grad had distinguished career in petrochemical industry.
Two Clark School Faculty Members Receive Presidential Early Career AwardsBergbreiter and Paley honored by the White Houseas outstanding early-career scientists.
Schwartz Appointed Chair of Department of Civil and Environmental EngineeringUniversity of Maryland professor will begin new role in early January.
Anderson and Pines Win Best Paper Award from AIAAResearch in x-ray pulsar-based navigation earns Best Paper from the 2013 AIAA Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference.
UMD's Team Gamera Sets New Record for Human Powered Helicopter Flight DurationTeam's achievements celebrated at event attended by officials from Sikorsky, United Technologies Corporation, AHS International.
UMD Receives Largest Ever Software Grant from SiemensUMD students and researchers to gain access to industry technology used to design and manufacture sophisticated products.
Wang Wins 2013 Junior Faculty Research AwardResearch in energy conversion and storage systems serves as model for field.
Wuttig Wins 2013 Senior Faculty Research AwardDepartment of Materials Science and Engineering professor honored for transformational research in his field.
Pines Invited to Speak at Platform Summit EventClark School Dean was one of 30 distinguished speakers at special event hosted at MIT Media Lab.
Fourney Selected to Receive 2014 Frocht AwardAssociate dean and Keystone professor to be honored with Society for Experimental Mechanics award.
Marcus Selected as Poole and Kent Senior Faculty Teaching Award RecipientDirector of Faculty Leadership and Professor Steve Marcus recognized as educator, mentor, researcher.
2013 Dean's Student Research Awards AnnouncedGraduate students recognized for high quality engineering research.
2013 Dinah Berman Memorial Award Given to NanoCenter MemberMSE student honored for academics and service
Solar Team Distills Most and Purest Water at International CompetitionStudents from civil, chemical engineering win awards in Environmental Design Contest.
Dean Pines' Op-Ed in Baltimore Sun Stresses Need for Prizes, Competitions to Spur InnovationDean of the Clark School of Engineering offers aerospace industry as case study to demonstrate impact of prizes.
UMD Hosts Symposium on Disaster Resilience Co-Sponsored by NAE, NSFDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering holds symposium on tri-state region disaster response.
Skibniewski Elected to Academy of Engineering in PolandClark School professor recognized for leadership and contributions to the field of construction engineering.
Anisimov Elected to Russian Academies of Engineering and Natural SciencesUMD professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering elected as a foreign member of both Russian Academies.
UMD Students Visit Congress to Raise Visibility for Science, Engineering and TechnologyUMD's Student Chapter of the Electrochemical Society met with Congress on March 12-13 to show value of R&D funding.
Gamera Team Flies Again, Featured on the Cover of the Wall Street JournalStudent human-powered helicopter team makes another attempt at the AHS Sikorsky Prize April 27-28.
UMD Course To Serve as National Model for 'Energy 101' CurriculumCollaborative Initiative Seeks to Educate Students on Key Energy Issues
Civil and Environmental Engineering Team Captures Clark School Alumni CupSecond annual Alumni Cup draws a crowd of students, alumni to witness Rube Goldberg-inspired device competition.
UMD and ManTech Announce Partnership for Advanced Cybersecurity ResearchTwo-year partnership will focus on cybersecurity, systems engineering.
Clark School Faculty, Staff Honored for AchievementTeng Li, Ray Liu, and Heidi Sauber were recognized with awards.
ASHRAE National Capital Chapter Establishes Scholarship Fund in Mechanical EngineeringFund will support one undergraduate and one graduate student.
Kofinas, Muro Honored for ResearchClark School Outstanding Research Awards recognize professors' influential and ground-breaking work.
Clark School-Southern Maryland Partnership to Graduate More Mechanical EngineersUniversity System of Maryland funds program to help grow engineering workforce at Pax River.
Clark School Team Unofficially Satisfies Two Sikorsky Prize Requirements65-Second Gamera human-powered helicopter flight reached two feet in height.
Accreditation Renewed for All Clark School DepartmentsEngineering Accreditation Commission extends approval of all bachelor's degree-granting programs.
Clark School's Gamera II Sets New U.S. Flight Duration Record for Human-Powered Helicopters49.9-second flight submitted for world record approval.
Shayman Accepts Campus-Level PositionCurrent Clark School associate dean will be UMD Graduate School associate dean for student success.
Gamera Team Sets New Unofficial World Record for Human-Powered Helicopter FlightDuration of 50 seconds a 400 percent improvement on 2011 record.
Chellappa Named Chair of Electrical and Computer EngineeringDepartment to be led by strong proponent of graduate and undergraduate education.
Dean's Master's Student Research Awards AnnouncedResearch on bacterial biofilms and small-scale actuators for artificial muscles recognized.
Dean's Doctoral Student Research Awards AnnouncedResearch on digital multimedia forensics, tissue engineering, rotorcraft brownout recognized.
Anisimov Celebrated at International SymposiumEvent held in honor of professor's 70th birthday, distinguished career in thermodynamics.
Clark School Graduate Program Ranks 18th NationallyU.S. News survey ranks six departmental programs in top 25.
Wereley to Chair Department of Aerospace EngineeringTechno-Sciences Professor of Aerospace Engineering Norman Wereley to assume post on April 15.
Who's Best in 2012? Aerospace Wins Alumni CupStudents demonstrate design skills, hard work, sense of humor and school spirit in inaugural competition.
Institute for Systems Research Hosts IraqisDelegation seeks partnerships, information on American universities.
Lewis to Lead Science and Technology Policy InstituteAerospace engineering chair is new director of Institute of Defense Analyses initiative.
Sikorsky Invests in Next Generation of Helicopter EngineersCompany gives $110,000 toward scholarships, fellowships and new colloquium series at Clark School in 2011.
University of Maryland Wins 2011 Solar DecathlonCampus-wide effort key to WaterShed victory in international competition.
UM Fourth in Solar Decathlon Engineering CompetitionWaterShed stays ahead of nearest competitors, in first place overall.
Cumings, Zachariah Honored for ResearchClark School Outstanding Research Awards recognize professors' work in nanostructures for advanced batteries, nanoparticle characterization.
"Twenty-Year Window of Opportunity"DOE official calls for "game-changing" technologies at opening of University of Maryland Energy Research Center.
UM and MIT Lincoln Lab Partner on CybersecurityNew strategic relationship will focus on collaborative research, student engagement.
Gamera Team HonoredHuman-powered helicopter effort wins American Helicopter Museum and Education Center Achievement Award for 2011.
New Gamera Record CertifiedClark School student team sets new U.S. flight records at 11.4 seconds.
Clark School Rises in International Ranking#11 spot is highest ever in Academic Ranking of World Universities poll of engineering schools.
Gamera Team Blows Away Its Own RecordHuman-powered helicopter team completes second step toward Sikorsky Prize with 12.4-second flight.
Clark School, DARPA Launch Pilot Academic Fellows ProgramSeek blend of military and academic personnel perspectives to generate new technologies.
Two National Records for GameraFédération Aéronautique Internationale to begin evaluation of flight for world records.
Chellappa Named Interim Chair of ECE DepartmentMinta Martin Professor Rama Chellappa, a Distinguished Faculty Research Fellow and Distinguished Scholar-Teacher, will assume new role July 1.
Clark School Mourns Grad StudentAlexander Brown remembered for energy and leadership.
Clark School Human-Powered Helicopter Flies"Gamera" takes flight, sets world record with female pilot aboard.
Clark School Celebrates Hard-Working StaffAt annual event, Dean Pines cites long-serving and new staff members.
Dean's Doctoral Research Awards AnnouncedResearch on microbatteries, graphene and flapping-wing flight recognized.
Dean's Master's Student Research Awards AnnouncedResearch on flapping wing vehicles and food-service byproducts recognized.
New Department Chairs NamedBalakumar Balachandran, James Milke picked to lead mechanical engineering, fire protection engineering.
Pines Elected to Engineering Deans Council BoardClark School dean joins American Society for Engineering Education leadership organization.
Association Renews Support for Montgomery County StudentsArmed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, Bethesda Chapter, provides scholarships for local engineering, computer science students.
Pines, Purekar Win Best Paper AwardPair honored by ASME for work on structural dynamics and control.
Changing the OddsNew NSF-funded UM program seeks to advance women faculty in science, engineering.
Silverman Receives Lifetime Achievement Award50-year career in radiation chemistry and physics honored at conference.
Sirius Co-Founder to be HonoredAlumnus Briskman newest Innovation Hall of Fame honoree.
Davis Recognized for Outstanding ResearchWork on bioretention earns civil engineering professor Clark School honor.
UM, Army Sign CRADA AgreementAgreement expands research, development and engineering efforts between the two entities.
Clark School 3rd Nationwide in Recruiter SurveyWall Street Journal polls large employers on universities from which they recruit most heavily.
Clark School Enters U.S. News Top 20Undergraduate program ranked 19th in nation, 9th among public schools.
Two Big Wins for Clark School TeamsAerospace engineering students win American Helicopter Society, NASA design competitions.
Ehrman Appointed Chair of ChBEProfessor to begin term August 23, 2010.
Clark School's CALCE Connects with ChinaWorld-class failure analysis, safety modeling laboratory under development.
Clark School Receives $1M GiftL-3 Communications funds student programs, scholarships and fellowships, supports Great Expectations campaign.
Clark School Baja Team Tops in U.S.TerpsRacing Baja team places 4th overall, first out of U.S. teams at competition.
UM, LM Launch Strategic RelationshipFramework for current and future cooperation with Lockheed Martin worth at least $3 million.
Dean's Master's Student Research Awards AnnouncedResearch on microbots, optical tweezers and particle synthesis recognized.
2010 Dean's Doctoral Research Awards AnnouncedBiomaterial synthesis, MEMS and energy research recognized.
Gov. O'Malley to Keynote I-270 Tech EventClark School explores technology development along the I-270 Tech Corridor.
AIAA Fellows InductedClark School faculty members make up 10 percent of honorees.
Remedium Wins ORNL Global Venture ChallengeBlood-clotting foam takes top prize in security division.
Lovell Named Engineers Without Borders AdvisorCivil engineering, ISR professor to lead highly-regarded chapter of student service group.
Three New Clark School-Affiliated NAE MembersJohn Anderson, Ali Mosleh and Ben Shneiderman join National Academy of Engineering.
Clark Named a "Washingtonian of the Year"Washingtonian Magazine honors Clark School alum, benefactor A. James Clark.
Clark School Draws From #1 System (Again)EducationWeek ranks Maryland public schools best in nation for second year.
Pines, Balachandran Named AIAA FellowsAmerican Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics honors Clark School dean, ME professor.
Alum's Gift Honors Inspirational ProfessorCharles E. Waggner '54 establishes Goodings Professorship, advances Great Expectations Campaign.
Clark School Ranked 14th WorldwideHigher education institute cites research expenditures and articles among criteria.
Piece of the Clark School Lifts OffClark School flag accompanies STS-129 crew into space this month.
Pines Elected Fellow of ASMEDean honored for research, technical program management and academic vision and leadership.
Clark School Recognizes Outstanding RetireesCeremony on Martin Hall plaza celebrates committed faculty and staff members.
Pines Testifies Before Congressional CommitteeClark School dean promotes engineering concepts within K-12 education.
Pati Inducted into Innovation Hall of FameAlumnus celebrated for his influence on today's electronic devices.
Maple Seeds Inspire Robotic FlightAerospace engineering students solve 60-year-old design dilemma.
Like to Surf or Game by Mobile Device?White Symposium to discuss how electronic devices influence modern life.
Clark School Research Dollars SoarJump in funding from $111 million to $171 million over the past year.
Fourney to Head Undergraduate Retention OfficeAssociate dean appointed to head newly formed office.
Minority Engineering Honors for PinesNational Action Council for Minorities in Engineering to present dean with award.
Ghodssi Appointed Director of ISRNew Institute for Systems Research leader to take reigns October 1.
Lewis Named Aerospace ChairProf. Mark J. Lewis takes helm September 14.
Gabriel Co-Director of MEPPCivE professor to help lead Masters of Engineering and Public Policy Program.
Dean's Master's Student Research Awards AnnouncedBradley Johnson, aerospace engineering, takes first place for rotorcraft research.
Abed to Join UAE UniversityISR director, ECE professor named dean of UAEU's College of Information Technology.
Dean's Doctoral Research Award Winners AnnouncedShenqiang Ren (materials science and engineering) takes first place and $1,500 prize.
Aero Students Dominate at AIAAClark School is first ever to win four categories at an AIAA conference.
A "Changing of the Deans"Clark School officially welcomes Dean Pines, thanks Interim Dean Rabin.
Clark School Fire Expert Wins PECASEAndre Marshall receives award for work to improve fire suppression.
Southern Maryland Partnership AnnouncedAcademic institutions, Navy announce engineering education and research program in Southern Maryland.
Meet Dean Darryll PinesBrief video introduces Clark School's new dean.
View University Holiday Greeting OnlineIncoming dean Darryll Pines, alumnus Gordon England '61 star.
Interim Aero Chair NamedInderjit Chopra to lead aerospace engineering during national search for new chair.
Darryll Pines Named Dean of the Clark SchoolChair of Clark School’s Department of Aerospace Engineering becomes Dean and Farvardin Professor.
University Ranked in Aero-Defense Workforce StudyCampus programs ranked in top 3 of Aviation Week study.
Inaugural Anderson Scholarship Awarded to KirkMadeline Kirk announced as first recipient of Anderson Scholarship in Aerospace Engineering.
Clark School Leads "Microsystems Mechanics" Center$10M effort to develop networked micro-vehicles for assisting soldiers.
Clark School Leads NASA ProjectAerospace Chair Darryll Pines to lead $7.8M/year research project, 20 universities involved.
Lewis Named Willis Young, Jr. Faculty FellowAerospace fellowship to begin in fall 2007
$250K Gift Establishes Aero Faculty FellowshipDonation memorializes Willis H. Young Jr., an aero alumnus.
Pines to Take Aerospace HelmDarryll J. Pines will become chair of aerospace engineering in October.
Clark School Faculty Receive Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) Award from the Department of Defense (Dod)Clark School faculty succeeded in obtaining Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) award of $5.25M.
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