Archives for May 21, 2014

Posted: May 21, 2014

Clayton Mulvihill, a graduate student in the Department of Mechanical Engineering has been awarded the Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Clayton is advised by Dr. Eric Petersen, and performs research in the area of combustion, specifically studying chemical kin…

Posted: May 21, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Mark Burris holder of the Herbert D. Kelleher Professorship in the Dwight Look College of Engineering. The endowed professorship appointment is effective June 1. Burris, who is a professor in the Zachry Department of…

Posted: May 21, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Hamn-Ching (H.C) Chen holder of the A.P. & Florence Wiley Professorship I in the Dwight Look College of Engineering. The endowed professorship is effective June 1. Chen is a professor in the Zachry Department of …

Posted: May 21, 2014

Relatives of Allen Walsh ’82 have recently endowed a scholarship in his memory. Allen Walsh’s brother Fred ’74 and his wife Merri along with niece Trecie Hoff ’96 and her husband Randy ’97 have created the Allen W. Walsh ’82 Scholarship in Industrial and Systems Engineering through their gift to the…

Posted: May 21, 2014

The Master of Industrial Distribution (MID) Program graduated its 11th and largest cohort of 37 students recently. The distance education students (industry professionals) gathered on the Texas A&M Campus on May 7-8 to present their capstone projects to faculty, MID Advisory Board and fellow cla…

Posted: May 21, 2014

During a recent visit to Gävle, Sweden, Texas A&M Associate Professor Dr. Tracy Anne Hammond met with representatives of industry and academia to cultivate interest in her team's smart vest research project as well as other ongoing investigations. Gävle is establishing itself as Europe's geogra…

Posted: May 21, 2014

A student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University recently had his paper accepted by a prestigious Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) conference.Stephen McConnell’s paper titled "Evaluation Method for Arc Fault Detection Algorithms…