Archives for September 12, 2013

Posted: September 12, 2013

Recently a student in The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was chosen a model to pose for the War Hymn Monument Statue. Yashwant Prakash Vyas, a junior in the department with a math minor, is from India. He transferred from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological …

Posted: September 12, 2013

Dr. Michael J. King, the LeSeur Chair in Reservoir Management in the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named a Distinguished Member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). He will be recognized at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhi…

Posted: September 12, 2013

Ph.D. student Xiayun Huang and master's student James Chrisman in the Department of Mechanical Engineering have published a communication in the journal ACS Macro Letters about a novel type of omniphobic coating with low sliding angles and contact angle hysteresis. Huang and Chrisman work work in t…

Posted: September 12, 2013

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Reza Langari interim head of the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution.  Langari is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He earned bachelor's, master's and doctoral degr…

Posted: September 12, 2013

It was a busy summer for the Dwight Look College of Engineering as 150 prospective students visited campus for a taste of some hands-on engineering during the college’s annual summer camps. Seventy-five juniors and seniors participated in the Women Explore Engineering (WEE) camp June 9-12, and 75…

Posted: September 12, 2013

Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Dr. Dylan Shell has been named a Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) 2013-2014 Montague-CTE Scholar. The Montague-CTE Scholar program, named after its founding donor, Kenneth Montague '37, honors early-career excellence in undergraduate teach…