February 24-26: Dr. Hazeli and Joe Indeck attended the 2017 Pi Tau Sigma Convention at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.

February 26-March 2: Dr. Hazeli attended the 2017 TMS Conference in San Diego, California.

April 8-April 9: Dr. Hazeli and Joe Indeck attended the 2017 Southeast Experimental Mechanics Graduate Student Symposium at the University of Florida, where Joe presented.

October 24-26: Behzad Bahrami Babamiri will present at the 10th Annual Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium, organized by the American Astronautical Society in collaboration with UAH.

October 26: Behzad took 1st place for his poster on "Predicting Mechanical Properties of Lattice Structures," with Dr. Kavan Hazeli as his mentor. Poster competition winners were recognized at the VBS luncheon on October 26, 40 students participated in the poster competition this year.