Robert Howe | Faculty

Robert Howe

Professor Emeritus, Aerospace Engineering

bobhowe@umich.edu
(734) 662-9469

 

About

Birthplace and Date: Oberlin, Ohio, 28 August, 1925
U.S. Navy, 1943-46

EDUCATION

BS Electrical Engineering, 1945, California Institute of Technology
AB Physics, 1947, Oberlin College
MS Physics, 1948, University of Michigan
PhD Physics, 1950, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Fellow
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Associate Fellow
Society for Modeling & Simulation International, Member
Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Xi

POSITIONS HELD AT U-M

Instructor (1950-51)
Assistant Professor (1951-54)
Associate Professor (1954-57)
Professor (1957-91)
Chairman, Information and Control Engineering Program (1963-68)
Chairman, Department of Aerospace Engineering (1968-82)
Professor Emeritus (1991-)

Honors

1978; Award for Meritorious Civilian Service for “outstanding contributions in guidance, control and simulation “while a member of the USAF Scientific advisory Board.

1983; AIAA deFlorez Training Award for Flight Simulation. 1988; Society for Modeling & Simulation International Technical Award.