Archives for September 13, 2013

Posted: September 13, 2013

Dr. John Killough, the Michael and Heidi Gatens Development Professor in the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering, will receive this year's Reservoir Description and Dynamics Award from the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). The Reservoir Description and Dynamics Award recognizes o…

Posted: September 13, 2013

Dr. Hisham Nasr-El-Din, holder of the John Edgar Holt Chair in the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering, will receive the Distinguished Achievement Award for Petroleum Engineering Faculty from the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). Nasr-El-Din joined the Texas A&M faculty in 2007…

Posted: September 13, 2013

Dr. Maria Barrufet, professor and Baker Hughes Endowed Chair, will be recognized as Distinguished Member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE). She will be recognized at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition Sept. 30 to Oct. 2 in New Orleans. Distinguished Membership in SPE is l…

Posted: September 13, 2013

Growing up, Dr. Mae C. Jemison always assumed she would go into space. The way she saw it, by the time she was old enough, she would just be able to get on a plane and travel to another planet. It may not have happened as she planned, but Jemison did end up going into space. Now she is part of 100 …

Posted: September 13, 2013

Dr. Robin R. Murphy, Raytheon Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University and director of the Center for Robot-Assisted Search and Rescue (CRASAR),gave a talk Sept. 10 at Yahoo! Murphy's talk, "Robots (and informatics) to the Rescue!" was part of Yaho…