Archives for July 12, 2013

Posted: July 12, 2013

Texas A&M ranks 20th among top universities in the U.S. of schools that offer students the widest range of program options when it comes to engineering by OnlineCollegesDatabase.org. "U.S. colleges and universities have some of the best engineering programs and laboratories in the world," accor…

Posted: July 12, 2013

Mohamed Noureldin, a graduate student in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has won a 2013-2014 Texas A&M Energy Institute ConocoPhillips Fellowship. Noureldin, who completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Waikato in Hamilton, N…

Posted: July 12, 2013

Texas A&M University at Qatar researcher Kamel Tourki (pictured, fourth from right) has been named a recipient of the prestigious Outstanding Young Researcher award the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) EMEA regional awards recognitions. This award honors researchers wh…

Posted: July 12, 2013

Dr. Bjarne Stroustrup, designer and implementer of the C++ programming language, received Upsilon Pi Epsilon's ABACUS Award during opening ceremonies for the 37th ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) held in St. Petersburg, Russia, June 30 through July 4. Stroustrup is the Univer…

Posted: July 12, 2013

What started out as a senior design capstone project has turned into a startup company and an out-of-this-world opportunity for a team of Aggie engineers. In response to the NASA X-HAB 2013 Academic Innovation Challenge, a pair of faculty members in the Electronic Systems Engineering Technology (…

Posted: July 12, 2013

Marti and David Dunton of Dallas have made a gift to the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University. Their $100,000 gift will establish the David ’85 and Marti Dunton Petroleum Engineering Faculty Support fund. The Duntons …