Archives for October 18, 2013

Posted: October 18, 2013

Laura C. ’87 and Christopher B. Curran ’87 have established the North Texas IT Leadership Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to full-time students pursuing undergraduate degrees in computer science or management information systems from Texas A&M University. Preference will be…

Posted: October 18, 2013

During the  Spring 2013 semester, Dr. Andy Johnson required students in his ISEN 605 (Material Handling) class to do a project or write a paper.  The project included entering the Material Handling Institute of America's (MHIA) design competition and designing a warehouse. The team of Abinaya Ulaga…

Posted: October 18, 2013

A paper by Dr. M. Sam Mannan, a world-renowned expert on safety in the chemical processing industry, is one of Computers & Chemical Engineering journal's most-cited papers for 2010-2012. Mannan is co-author of the paper, "Optimal facility layout under toxic release in process facilities: A stoc…

Posted: October 18, 2013

Intending to empower the next generation of cutting-edge genomics research, members of The Texas A&M University System have contributed monies to create the largest internally funded genomics research grant program of its kind, officials said. The funds, totaling $1.26 million, come from Texas …

Posted: October 18, 2013

Two undergraduate engineering studentshave been selected for the University Innovation (UI) Fellows program of the National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation, funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). Dean Tate, a junior electronics engineering technology major, and Graham Leslie…

Posted: October 18, 2013

More than 100 students from the Industrial Distribution Program visited Womack Machine Supply Co. in Dallas Oct. 4 as part of their Manufacturer Distributor Relations class (IDIS 340).  (Pictured: Industrial distribution students at Womack Machine Supply Co. Oct. 4) This class includes an indust…

Posted: October 18, 2013

Dr. Robin R. Murphy, Raytheon Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and director of the Center for Robot Assisted Search and Rescue (CRASAR), was named one of the 25 women in robotics that everyone should know about by Robohub. The list, which was compiled in celebration o…