Dan Erwin Appointed New Chair for USC Viterbi Department of Astronautical Engineering

Professor Dan Erwin to assume the leadership role of the Department of Astronautical Engineering beginning in July.

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Ready for Launch: Students Deliver USC’s Third CubeSat Satellite

USC Viterbi students get hands-on with spacecraft hardware, successfully delivering a CubeSat mini-satellite for launch into Earth’s low orbit.

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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.


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Astronautical Engineering @SC


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Trojans in Space

Do you know how many Trojan astronauts were in space?

Tenth Anniversary

The ASTE Department celebrates their 10th anniversary.

Buzz Aldrin’s Visit

Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin’s visit to the ASTE Department in 2006.

Viterbi News

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USC Viterbi News: “A Ph.D. Is Our Call to Action”

USC Viterbi School of Engineering’s 2019 Ph.D. Hooding and Awards ceremony

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Dan Erwin Appointed New Chair for USC Viterbi Department of Astronautical Engineering

Professor Dan Erwin to assume the leadership role of the Department of Astronautical Engineering beginning in July.

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