Department of Aerospace Engineering

Welcome to Aerospace Engineering at Iowa State University

Our faculty and students conduct cutting-edge research in nondestructive evaluation; complex systems; computational and experimental aerodynamics; astrodynamics; guidance, navigation, and control; aircraft icing; composite structures; and micro/nano mechanics of materials. Our department has had the privilege to educate some of the most accomplished and distinguished leaders of industry, government, and academia.

Iowa Space Grant Consortium

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Aerospace Engineering Hours

  • Office, 1200 Howe: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Howe Hall: Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Sunday, 7 a.m.-10:30 p.m.
  • Holiday hours: Thanksgiving week, Nov. 19-23: Main Office, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Advising Center 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Graduate Office 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Winter Break, Dec. 16-Jan. 12: Main Office, 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Advising Center 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Graduate Office 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Emergency contact: Building supervisor Jim Benson, 515-294-4946

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