Archives for July 15, 2011

Posted: July 15, 2011

Graduate student Parijat Mukherjee (center) and Dr. Peng Li (right), an associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently won a Best Paper Award at the 48th IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC). Mukherjee, Li, G. Peter Fang (Te…

Posted: July 15, 2011

A team of Aggies placed 7th overall at the 11th International Human Powered Submarine Races in the towing tank at the David Taylor Model Basin in Bethesda, Md., June 26 through July 1. The Aggies -- from the Ocean Engineering Program in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering -- competed in th…

Posted: July 15, 2011

Texas A&M University is buzzing with potential students visiting the campus this summer from near and far. But few have traveled as far as Fayez T. Kharbat (center) and two of his sons, Yazan (right) and Abdurrahman (left). They’ve flown halfway around the world from Saudi Arabia to College Sta…

Posted: July 15, 2011

Dr. Timothy J. Jacobs, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is one of nine engineering professors presented with the SAE International Ralph R. Teetor Education Award during the SAE 2011 World Congress inDetroit. This award, established in 196…

Posted: July 15, 2011

Dr. G. Kemble Bennett, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Duncan M. "Hank" Walker holder of the Ford Motor Company Design Professorship II. Walker is head of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Walker joined the Texas A&M Engineering faculty in 1993 as a…