Archives for May 11, 2012

Posted: May 11, 2012

The Conference for Protective Relay Engineers has just completed its 65th annual meeting at Texas A&M University, a significant achievement for the electric utility industry. The latest control and protection technology for the electric utility industry is presented annually at the relay confer…

Posted: May 11, 2012

Dr. Narasimha Reddy, the J.W. Runyon, Jr. '35 Professor I in the Department of Electricaland Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, had his research featured in ACM magazine, Communications of the ACM. A botnet, or robot network, is a term used to describe a collection of computers that …

Posted: May 11, 2012

The Department of Biomedical Engineering will host the inaugural BioMedOpTex Symposium at Texas A&M University May 23-25. The three-day symposium -- sponsored by the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and SPIE, the international society for opt…

Posted: May 11, 2012

The student chapter of the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) recently announced the Faculty and Staff of the Year Awards. Recognized during the annual Picnic with the Profs May 2, BMES officers honored Dr. Kenith Meissner with the faculty award and Andy Deuel as the staff award recipient. Sele…

Posted: May 11, 2012

A patch of the midnight sky on the starboard side suddenly lit up with ephemeral green and blue lights. Although the lights were fleeting, the glow of the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) was unmistakable. For the next 30 minutes the Aurora would splash the sky with brilliant colors appearing ou…

Posted: May 11, 2012

Mechanical engineering sophomore John Mayo’s work has been highlighted in Ceramic Tech Today, the American Ceramic Society (ACerS) blog and will be on the cover of the July issue of the ACerS Bulletin. Mayo was in Dr. Terry Creasy’s MEEN 360 Materials and Manufacturing Selection in Design class whe…

Posted: May 11, 2012

Dr. Dimitris C. Lagoudas has been appointed senior associate dean for research, associate vice chancellor for engineering research and interim deputy director of the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of Texas A&M Engineering announced r…