Archives for September 05, 2013

Posted: September 5, 2013

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. John C. Criscione assistant dean for graduate programs effective Oct. 7. Criscione joined the Texas A&M faculty in 2001 as assistant professor and is currently an associate professor in the Department of Biomedic…

Posted: September 5, 2013

Dr. James Caverlee and Dr. Radu Stoleru, members of the Dwight Look College of Engineering's Department of Computer Science amd Engineering (CSE) faculty at Texas A&M University, were promoted in academic rank from assistant professors to associate professors with tenure as of Sept. 1 Tenure an…

Posted: September 5, 2013

Texas A&M Engineering remembers Dr. C. Roland Haden, former vice chancellor and dean of engineering, who passed away Aug. 24. From 1993 to 2002, Haden led the Engineering Program of The Texas A&M University System, serving as vice chancellor for engineering, dean of the Dwight Look College …

Posted: September 5, 2013

The Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS), which has a mission of bringing nationally and internationally renowned scholars to campus for extended visits to interact with current faculty and students, has attracted its second class of such notables. The nine TIAS Faculty Fello…

Posted: September 5, 2013

Dr. Jaakko Järvi, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded an NSF grant, effective Sept. 1. The project, "SHF: Small: Foundations for User Interface Programming," will support his goal to significantly reduce the cost of…

Posted: September 5, 2013

Dr. Guofei Gu, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was quoted in an article by Tom Simonite for the "MIT Technology Review" Aug. 19. The article, "Buying 120,000 Twitter Accounts Reveals New Way to Block Spam," is about researchers …