Archives for January 09, 2014

Posted: January 9, 2014

SuSu and Mark Fischers' contribution of $12 million marks the largest contribution to date to the Engineering Education Complex (EEC). “Mark and SuSu Fischer are generous and loyal Aggies whose passion and commitment to excellence are unmatched,” said Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dea…

Posted: January 9, 2014

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has invited Dr. Walter Buchanan to serve as a member of its study committee for the project, “Status, Role, and Needs of Engineering Technology in the United States. Buchanan is a professor in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribu…

Posted: January 9, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. William Schneider holder of the Zachry Professor of Engineering. The endowed professorship appointment was effective Jan. 1. Schneider is a professor of engineering practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineerin…

Posted: January 9, 2014

Dr. Hamid Toliyat, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Industry Applications Society (IAS) Distinguished Lecturer. The Distinguished Lecturer Program provides a …

Posted: January 9, 2014

Dr. Paul V. Gratz, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a High-Performance and Embedded Architectures and Compilers (HiPEAC) Paper Award from the HiPEAC Network of Excellence.Gratz, along with his student Hyungjun Kim, …

Posted: January 9, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus the William & Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow in Chemical Engineering. Lutkenhaus is an assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering. She also is an affiliated faculty m…