Post Tagged with: "John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences"

Luana Liang (left) and Kyle Finseth are two of 11 UND students attending summer classes at Korea Aerospace University for three weeks, in July. They'll be earning credits toward courses needed for graduation without missing crucial flight training. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Korean connections by air

June 25, 2019 at

Aerospace University summer program draws record UND enrollment through value of credits, cultural exchange

Bee Innovative, an Australian agriculture technology company, is bringing BeeDar to North Dakota to conduct a U.S. trial on sunflowers, one of nearly 100 crops that depend of bee pollination. Photo by Bee Innovative

Perfect trifecta

June 4, 2019 at

Australian company’s technology matches up with UND and state known for drones, sunflowers and honeybees

A collaboration between the University of Hawaii and the University of North Dakota tested the potential of Box Farm technology to grow fresh produce for future space missions to the moon and Mars. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Aloha, North Dakota

May 28, 2019 at

University of Hawaii students partner with UND Space Studies to test out-of this-world farm concept

The UND Flying Team earned championship number 17 this past week at SAFECON 2019. The week-long convention and competition puts collegiate pilots to the ultimate test. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

Tops in flight again

May 21, 2019 at

UND earns first place for first time since 2010, marks 17th national championship in NIFA competition

Stefan Tomovic, Pretoria, South Africa, is a University of North Dakota Space Studies student who served as mission commander for the seventh Lunar/Mars Habitat (ILMH) mission completed on May 8. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Science, but no fiction

May 19, 2019 at

UND Space Studies student researchers conclude two extraterrestrial weeks sealed in Inflatable Lunar/Mars Habitat

Flanked by Dean of UND Aerospace Paul Lindseth and Air Traffic Organization's Deputy Chief Tim Arel, U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., discussed his recent introduction of bipartisan legislation that would reform the air traffic controller hiring practices of the Federal Aviation Administration. Photo by Connor Muprhy/UND Today.

In seach of the ‘best and brightest’

April 25, 2019 at

Hoeven brings FAA to UND to discuss air traffic control hiring regulations, legislation designed to change them

Greater autonomy

Greater autonomy

April 23, 2019 at

UND is driving world-changing developments in UAS and other autonomous systems

Jordan Krueger (center) and Russel Marotzke (right) look through the eyes of their racing drones as they fly in the Collegiate Drone Racing Championship. Both UND racers qualified for the championship bracket on Sunday, at the High Performance Center. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

UND raises the bar with CDRC

April 16, 2019 at

UND’s inaugural hosting of drone championship draws racing mainstays, fresh faces and rave reviews

A collaboration between the UAS Operations division at UND Aerospace and Australian-based ag technology company Bee Innovative focuses on the machine-vision-capabilities of Bee Innovative’s current drone platform, “BeeDar,” which tracks bee movements and pollination patterns in real-time and has delivered 20-percent increases in crop yields and returns for Australian farmers season to season. Image courtesy of Bee Innovative.

What’s all the buzz?

April 16, 2019 at

Bee Innovative, UND sign pact to enhance autonomous capability in complex honey bee environments

The president and provost crashed Heitkamp's Wednesday morning meeting to announce she has been selected as a 2019 Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor. This year, two professors receive the distinction, as Kent Lovelace of UND Aerospace was also selected for the rare honor. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Highest honors to Heitkamp, Lovelace

April 11, 2019 at

Nursing professor and aviation stalwart recognized for their above-and-beyond academic contributions

This weekend, April 13-14, the UND High Performance Center will transform into a championship-tier drone racing course for the Collegiate Drone Racing Championship. Photo by Jackie Lorentz/UND Today.

All hands on deck for CDRC

April 11, 2019 at

Campus-wide working group transforms UND HPC to host drone racing championship

Jordan Krueger, a senior and president of the UND UAS/RC Club, will lead the University's drone racing team in this weekend's championship event. Krueger has worked tirelessly the past three years to build up the UAS/RC Club and bring drone racing to campus. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today.

Drone dreams come true

April 9, 2019 at

UND’s UAS/RC Club sees sky as the limit as UND hosts drone racing championship this weekend

The right temp

The right temp

April 4, 2019 at

Atmospheric Sciences class creates thermometers to enrich the principles of measuring Earth’s atmosphere

Former U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, aviation pioneer Clay Lacy and oil and gas businessman Harold Hamm, all friends of the University of North Dakota, are the latest to be approved to receive honorary degrees from the University. (Above) UND Associate Professor of Aviation Ben Trapnell (right) shares a laugh with Heitkamp during her visit to UND's Robin Hall to learn about the school's unmanned aircraft programs. Photo by Tyler Ingham/UND Today.

Brimming with honors

April 2, 2019 at

Heitkamp, Lacy and Hamm latest to receive approval for honorary doctorate degrees from UND

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., shook hands with Cadets recently enrolled in the Army ROTC Flight Training Program. Through Hoeven's efforts, defense funds were allocated to bring back the popular, unique partnership between UND Aerospace and UND Army ROTC.

Hoeven: ‘You are the solution’

March 21, 2019 at

U.S. Senator from North Dakota joins military and University leaders to celebrate return of valuable flight program