Archives for April 09, 2014

Posted: April 16, 2014

Helen and Dennis Sander of Houston recently endowed the Helen and Dennis Sander ’62 Scholarship in Civil Engineering. The Sanders have supported Texas A&M University’s athletic and academic programs for more than 35 years. Their scholarship is focused on assisting in-state undergraduate student…

Posted: April 9, 2014

From January 15 through February 16, 2014, nuclear engineering Ph.D. student Mathew Swinney presented a series of 27 lectures on nuclear safeguards and security to a group of 11 first-year master's degree students at Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU) in India. The program is primarily sup…

Posted: April 9, 2014

Dr. Krishna Narayanan will receive the 2014 Professional Progress in Engineering Award from the College of Engineering at Iowa State University on April 10. The award was created to recognize outstanding professional progress, personal development and distinguished community service by Iowa State en…

Posted: April 9, 2014

Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus, the William and Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow in Chemical Engineering and an assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded a 3M Nontenured Faculty Award. Lutkenhaus was recognized for her work on electroac…

Posted: April 9, 2014

The promise of nanoparticles stems from their potential to modify the physical and mechanical properties of polymers for diverse applications, such as photovoltaic cells, sensors, and separation membranes. Methods currently used to create desired nanostructure, however, rely on complex and energy-in…

Posted: April 9, 2014

The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University honored six alumni April 3 during the Outstanding Alumni Awards Banquet. Receiving the Outstanding Alumni Honor Award were William A. Coskey ’75, chairman, CEO and president of ENGlobal Corporation; Mark A Fischer ’72, chairman, CEO…

Posted: April 9, 2014

A high school student working in an engineering research lab has won several awards for her research.Shreya Shankar, a junior at A&M Consolidated High School, began working in June 2013 on a research project titled “Supporting 3-Dimensional Movement through Etherware, a Middleware for Networke…