Thanks to a Department of Defense grant, Ufuk Topcu is leading a research team that is planning for a future when unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) have the ability to fly themselves in emergency situations.

This cloud-based laboratory created by Dr. Luis Sentis and his graduate students allows students and researchers to run experiments with equipment housed at UT Austin from anywhere in the world.

New ASE/EM faculty member Karen E. Willcox has been selected as the new director of the Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES) at The University of Texas at Austin.

NBC News turns to Texas ASE/EM's Todd Humphreys, an expert in GPS spoofing and jamming, to learn about the potential impacts of drone interference.

Texas ASE/EM associate professor Moriba Jah is featured in his alma mater's alumni magazine, Lift, published by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.