Astronautical Engineering

Astronautical Engineering encompasses the dynamic and cutting-edge fields of advanced science and space technology. Space engineers design, build and operate rockets and missiles, space launchers, communications and direct broadcasting satellites, space navigational systems, remote sensing and reconnaissance satellites, space vehicles for human spaceflight, and planetary probes.

There is no better academic major than Astronautical Engineering in which to obtain the education and to acquire the skills needed for space engineers.

Astronautical Engineering @SC

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Trojans in Space

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Ten Years at USC Viterbi

The ASTE Department celebrates its 10th anniversary.

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Buzz Aldrin’s Visit

Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin’s visit to the ASTE Department.

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Have You Ever Played Piano in Zero Gravity? Jose Ferreira Has.

Have You Ever Played Piano in Zero Gravity? Jose Ferreira Has.

USC Viterbi Ph.D. student takes music to new heights, combining his love of space with the arts

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Artificial Intelligence in Space – USC’s Information Sciences Institute is on a Mission

Artificial Intelligence in Space – USC’s Information Sciences Institute is on a Mission

Astronaut Danny Olivas joins ISI’s Visual Intelligence and Multimedia Analytics Laboratory (VIMAL) to look for ways to use AI in space.

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Published on February 23rd, 2017

Last updated on October 3rd, 2022