Category Archives: Recognition

NIAR research engineer will appear on Mythbuser’s episode this Saturday

NIAR research engineer Grant Rudd will apear in an episode of Mythbuster’s on the Discovery channel this Saturday at 7 p.m. Rudd serves a cashier on aisle 5 in the episode titled “Mythbustore System Check”. This episode investigates whether the … Continue reading

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Thank you from STEMpact2020

Last Saturday Dec. 12, NIAR staff in the Wind Tunnel,  Composites and Crash Dynamics Lab supported tours for around 50 boy scouts in support of STEMpact2020. STEMPact 2020 is charged with engaging STEM professionals as mentors for the younger generation. … Continue reading

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Shinde awarded scholarship from NASF

Manish Shinde, a Wichita State University doctoral student and research engineer for the National Institute for Aviation Research recently received a $1,500 scholarship from the National Association for Surface Finishing (NASF) Education Foundation. Shinde won based on his research in … Continue reading

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Thank you from Exploration Place

“Thank you once again for helping out with the 2015 Air Capital Aviation Camp. It is always wonderful to bring the students out.” – Traci Kalhoff, Education Manager, Exploration Place

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Happy Administrative Professional’s Day! Breakfast left in NIAR 217

There is breakfast leftover from Administrative Professional’s Day in NIAR 217. First come. First serve. It will be picked up by Sodexo at 10 a.m. Thank you to all of our wonderful support staff here at NIAR. This place wouldn’t … Continue reading

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NIAR in the News: Amusing Race allows participants to see different side of campus

Source: the Sunflower by Alex Perry As students finish up their general education credits and focus more on their majors, it is common for them to spend most of their time in one or two buildings, never seeing everything the … Continue reading

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NIAR in the News: Engineering expo teaches kids the fun of making things work

Source: Wichita Eagle By Roy Wenzl Nobody could fly in the fully functional but grounded sailplane that Harry Clayton was showing off. (Century II’s display room was big, but not that big.) But plenty of kids were coming up to … Continue reading

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