Archives for October 05, 2012

Posted: October 5, 2012

Dr. Miladin Radovic, associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, was featured in American Ceramic Society Bulletin. The article features six ceramics faculty members who received CAREER Awards from the National Science Foundation in 2011-2012 and dis…

Posted: October 5, 2012

Dr. Carl D. Laird, assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected a director of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Computing and Systems Technology (CAST) Division. CAST, the leading division for process s…

Posted: October 5, 2012

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has selected a team of universities to lead a new Air Transportation Center of Excellence for general aviation, with Texas A&M University being one of the core team members.   The center will focus research and testing efforts on safety, accessibility a…

Posted: October 5, 2012

When you buy a smoke detector, you assume it will sound quickly in a fire, giving you plenty of time to escape. But some experts warn that's not always true. In fact, the most common type of smoke detector may not go off in time, even when surrounded by thick, toxic smoke, giving little warnin…

Posted: October 5, 2012

Dr. Tiffani Williams, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected as a Pop Tech Science Fellow: Class of 2012. She is recognized for her creation of new algorithmic tools that will help to reconstruct the Tree of Life, whi…