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University of Tennessee students Arianna Worthy (front) and Hector Ortiz-Melendez discuss results

University Innovation Project

The University Innovation (UI) project supports educating the next generation of aeronautical innovators by providing opportunities for university-led teams to conduct research into transformative technology that supports NASA Aeronautics’ major research goals.

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Project Manager

Koushik Datta


Gelsomina (Mina) Cappuccio

Deputy Project Manager for Technology

Andrew Provenza

Assistant Project Manager

Steven Holz

Winners Announced

The Boston University Team, with their project titled Aluminum Powder Combustion, took first place at the second annual Gateways to Blue Skies Competition.

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