Clark School Home UMD
wie homepage

News Story

Davis Awarded NSF Fellowship

Bookmark and Share


Davis Awarded NSF Fellowship

Nikesha Davis, aerospace engineering Ph.D. student.
Nikesha Davis, aerospace engineering Ph.D. student.

Nikesha Davis, aerospace engineering Ph.D. student, has received the National Science Foundation's Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship for the 2008-2009 and 2009-2010 academic year. Davis’s research interests include dynamics and control, aerodynamics, and rotorcraft systems. Her faculty advisor is Professor Inderjit Chopra.

Davis is originally from Upper Marlboro, Md. She received her B.S. from Spelman College in general science and mathematics, along with a B.S.E. in mechanical and aerospace engineering from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. After obtaining her Bachelor's degrees, she also received her Masters in systems engineering with a minor in aerospace engineering from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in 2008.

October 9, 2008


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Li Named to Forbes' "30 Under 30" List

Students Get Ready for Advanced Degrees at GEM GRAD Lab

UMD/MSE Graduate Student is an MRS Graduate Student Award Finalist This Fall

ME Alumni Awarded Clark School Glenn L. Martin Medal

Mentors Needed for Women's Hackathon!

ChBE Students Benefit from Co-op Experience

UMD Solar Decathlon Team Takes 1st Place in the U.S., 2nd Place in the World

Building Together Announcement Garners Extensive Media Coverage

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts