Archives for February 25, 2011

Posted: February 25, 2011

Lisam Systems of Belgium and The Texas A&M University System have announced the joint formation of Lisam America Inc., with Lisam Systems holding a majority stake in the new venture. Headquartered in Bryan, Texas, Lisam America will provide ExESS(r) software sales, services and support to compa…

Posted: February 25, 2011

Dr. Robin R. Murphy, Raytheon Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University and director of the Center for Robot-Assisted Search and Rescue (CRASAR), was named one of the 2011 Most Influential Women in Technology by Fast Company. CRASAR is a center wi…

Posted: February 25, 2011

Dr. G. Kemble Bennett, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Jose Silva-Martinez the TI Professor I in Analog Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University. This endowed professorship appointment will be effective March 1 and…

Posted: February 25, 2011

Dr. Daniele Mortari, associate professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, and his recently graduated Ph.D. student, Dr. Benjamin Spratling IV, won best paper from the 20th American Astronautical Society (AAS)/American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (…

Posted: February 25, 2011

Texas A&M University has been named an Outstanding University for 2010 by the American Concrete Institute (ACI) for its student activities and involvement. "The ACI Award for University Student Activities was initiated to recognize universities that have participated in ACI-related activities" …

Posted: February 25, 2011

Undergraduates at Texas A&M University soon will take a closer look at distribution of services, thanks to a gift by Warren and Lisa Barhorst of Houston. The couple owns Barhorst Insurance Group Ltd. with 30 locations across Texas. He is chairman and chief executive officer, and she is vice pre…