Archives for November 09, 2012

Posted: November 9, 2012

Texas A&M Racing, the racing division of the Texas A&M Society of Automotive Engineers student chapter, placed eighth overall in the Grassroots Motorsports Magazine $2012 Competition. More than 40 other competitors from around the country participated in the contest in Gainesville, Fl.…

Posted: November 9, 2012

Criticality safety expert Michaele C. "Mikey" Brady-Rapp '81 from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has been appointed a member of the U.S. Department of Energy's Criticality Safety Support Group (CSSG).  Brady-Rapp earned bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in nuclear engineering fro…

Posted: November 9, 2012

The Society of Petroleum Engineers has honored three Texas A&M engineering faculty members for their editorial efforts. Dr. Ding Zhu, Dr. Dan Hill and Dr. Duane McVay were recognized at the society's Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in October in San Antonio. Zhu received an award fo…

Posted: November 9, 2012

Elsevier has named its “Top 25 Hottest Articles in Engineering” based on most downloads at a journal and a subject level. The winner, at the very top after more than 10 years, is “The General Finite Element Method,” written by Dr. Theofanis Strouboulis from the Department of Aerospace Engineering a…

Posted: November 9, 2012

A Texas A&M University National Energy Opinion Poll shows that most Americans are in favor of policies supporting the development of renewable energy sources and energy efficiency, but not if it means increasing the price of gasoline. According to the national survey, conducted by the Institute…