Archives for September 09, 2011

Posted: September 9, 2011

Renowned scholar Dr. P.R. Kumar has joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University this fall. Kumar is a professor and holds the College of Engineering Chair in Computer Engineering. "We are extremely excited to have an internationally known scholar of Dr.…

Posted: September 9, 2011

Dr. Richard Malak, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the 2011 Robert E. Fulton Best Paper Award at a recent conference of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). Malak and his former graduate student Robert Parker won …

Posted: September 9, 2011

Dr. Robert S. Balog Jr., assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the 2011 Rutgers Distinguished Engineer Award for his pioneering work in developing efficient and effective electrical energy conversion methods for use in the …

Posted: September 9, 2011

Dr. Haiyan Wang will join a group of the nation’s brightest young engineers who were selected to take part in the National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE) 17th annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering (FOE) symposium. The group of engineers ages 30 to 45, who are performing exceptional engineering resea…

Posted: September 9, 2011

Dr. James Caverlee, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been named a Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) 2011-2012 Montague-CTE Scholar. The Montague-CTE Scholar program, named after its founding donor, Kenneth Montague '37, honors early-career excellence…

Posted: September 9, 2011

Dr. Timothy J. Jacobs (pictured on the left) and Dr. Cris Schwartz, assistant professors in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, have been invited to participate in the National Academy of Engineering's Frontiers of Engineering Education symposium Nov. 13-16 at the N…

Posted: September 9, 2011

Dr. William Saric, Distinguished Professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been appointed to the George Eppright '26 Chair in Engineering. Saric directs the Flight Research Laboratory as well as the AFOSR/NASA National Center for Hypersonic Research in La…