Archives for June 15, 2012

Posted: June 15, 2012

Dr. Costas N. Georghiades, head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to receive the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communication Theory Technical Committee (CTTC) Service Award for 2012. This award recogniz…

Posted: June 15, 2012

Folami Alamudun, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, was runner-up for best paper award at thePervasive Health Conference held in San Diego May 21-24. Wearable sensors make it now possible to measure non-invasively a number of physiological correlates of stress. T…

Posted: June 15, 2012

The Fifth International Conference on Design Computing and Cognition (DCC'12) was held June 5-9 in College Station at Texas A&M University. DCC'12 started with a series of half-day workshops June 5-6 on specialist topics in design computing and cognition, followed by a single-track, three-day c…

Posted: June 15, 2012

Diane N. and John H. Sandlin of Austin have endowed an engineering scholarship at Texas A&M University. The Sandlins have established the Shirley S. and Fred C. Sandlin ’40 Engineering Scholarship in honor of John’s parents. John received his B.S. from Texas A&M in Geology, Class of 1966. …

Posted: June 15, 2012

Elaheh Rahbar, a former graduate student in the Department of Biomedical engineering, received a 2012 Distinguished Graduate Student Award from the Texas A&M University Association of Former Students in late April. The Association of Former Students presented the annual awards for exemplary eff…

Posted: June 15, 2012

Pictured, left to right: Richard Lester (CNVE), Liu, Frank Raymond, Dr. Mark Lenox Biomedical engineering graduate student Qun Maxine Liu was awarded second place in the 11th Annual Raymond IDEAS Challenge during a ceremony hosted by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship (CNVE) at the Ma…

Posted: June 15, 2012

Lenora and Robert Locke, of Kerrville, Texas, have gifted a $50,000 engineering scholarship at Texas A&M University. The Lockes used a rollover from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) for the scholarship gift, funded through the Texas A&M Foundation, to create the Lenora K. and Robert R…