Archives for May 12, 2011

Posted: May 12, 2011

Dr. Stephen A. Holditch, Noble Chair and head of the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been appointed to a group of environmental, industry and state regulatory experts to recommend best practices for safe, responsible development of the nation's onsho…

Posted: May 12, 2011

Dr. Walter Buchanan, department head and J.R. Thompson Endowed Chair Professor in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University, has been named president-elect of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).Buchanan will serve as president…

Posted: May 12, 2011

Texas A&M University's Interface Ecology Lab is exhibiting ZeroTouch, a unique optical multi-finger sensing technology, in the ACM CHI 2011 Conference. ZeroTouch allows for zero-force, zero-thickness, completely transparent multi-touch sensing. Unique characteristics enable trivial display integ…

Posted: May 12, 2011

The Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University has honored Tom Cogan as the second recipient of the department's Distinguished Alumnus Award. Cogan was selected for his significant and lasting contributions to the aerospace engineering profession, the commercial aviation industr…

Posted: May 12, 2011

Assistant Professor Scott Schaefer and Ph.D. student Josiah Manson won the Best Paper Award at Eurographics 2011. Eurographics is the top computer graphics conference in Europe, and is highly selective and competitive, with only 17 percent of papers being accepted. Furthermore, Eurographics is the …