- New College of Engineering and Computing professor Missy Cummings seeks to address challenges in artificial intelligenceJanuary 3, 2023
Drawn by Mason’s multidisciplinary research and teaching, Missy Cummings will create a new program in the design and deployment of Artificial Intelligence.
- January 26, 2022
Since Michael Riggi was about six years old, his father and brother would take him to a “Cars and Coffee” show in Great Falls, Virginia, on weekends. Being around classic automobiles and luxury vehicles, Riggi said he developed an appreciation for cars, and other machines that go fast, including planes, boats, and rockets.
Now, as a junior at George Mason University, his career path has also been racing forward.
- Fairfax Police land helicopter on campus to explain the rotorcraft’s mechanics to engineering studentsMon, 03/08/2021 - 07:35
A Fairfax County Police pilot demonstrates the principles of vertical lift as well as how cyclic and collective flight systems affect motion and control of the rotor blades on the Merten Hall lawn as part of Engineers Week.
- Sat, 02/20/2021 - 13:16
A team of George Mason University students are among the brains behind a satellite that launched into space this weekend as part of a collaboration with Northrop Grumman and Virginia Space that includes being part of a resupply mission to the International Space Station.
- Fri, 01/08/2021 - 12:02
Mason students compete with Lighter Than Air robotic shark blimps.