Archives for August 31, 2012

Posted: August 31, 2012

Dr. Gene Hawkins, associate professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a prestigious educator award from the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). (Pictured: Dr. Gene Hawkins, right, receives the Wilbur Smith Distinguished Transportation Edu…

Posted: August 31, 2012

Cheng Sun, a Ph.D. candidate in the Materials Science and Engineering Program at Texas A&M University, has received the Student Best Paper Contest Graduate Level First-Place Award from TMS, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society. Cheng received the award for his paper, “In situ evidence o…

Posted: August 31, 2012

Dr. Phillip Hemmer, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, and several co-authors recently had their paper published in the prestigious research publication Nature Communications. The paper, "Optical detection of a single rare-earth ion in …

Posted: August 31, 2012

Dr. Arum Han, associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a $2 million award from the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI) office to lead a multidisciplinary team of investigato…

Posted: August 31, 2012

Dr. P.R. Kumar, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received the prestigious Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Mobility of Systems (ACM SIGMOBILE) Outstanding Contribution Award. The Outstanding Contributi…

Posted: August 31, 2012

Dr. Bimal Nepal has been appointed associate editor for the Engineering Management Journal.  Nepal is an assistant professor in the Industrial Distribution Program in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution. He earned his Ph.D. in industrial engineering from Wayne State…