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Castano, Lina

Castano, Lina

Assistant Research Scientist
Aerospace Engineering
3148 Kim Engineering Building

Maryland Engineers Awarded Grants to Address Humanity's Grand Challenges

Twelve projects led by or involving Maryland Engineering faculty have been awarded funding through the Grand Challenges Grants Program, the largest and most comprehensive program of its kind ever introduced at the University of Maryland.

Xu, Castano Recognized for Work on UAS Collision Avoidance

UMD professor, affiliate research scientist win AIAA awards. 

Equipping Drones to Recover When Things Go Wrong

Flight safety software developed by University of Maryland researchers can help unmanned aircraft respond to anomalies, malfunctions, and collision risks.

New hazard mitigation software moves UAVs closer to National Airspace System integration

New module by Huan Xu and associates can reduce UAV maximum casualty expectation by 97 percent.

GSAC Alumni Networking Event

The GSAC hosted their first alumni networking event. 

Aero Students Reach Out to Local Middle Schoolers

Students in the Aerospace Department Visited Parkland Middle School

SAMPE Lightweight Aircraft Wing Competition Garners Top Prizes

Four Clark School Aerospace Teams Place in Top Six

Aerospace Students honored as 2008 Distinguished Teaching Assistants

Three Aerospace Students recognized as outstanding graduate teaching assistants