Archives for October 08, 2014

Posted: October 8, 2014

Three faculty members from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University are part of a team working on a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded project researching asynchronous PDE algorithms for turbulent flows at exascale. Dr. Diego Donzis, assistant professor in aerospace …

Posted: October 8, 2014

Dr. Tim Davis, professor of computer science and engineering at Texas A&M University, developed SuiteSparse, a software package that supports GPU-based CUDA acceleration. SuiteSparse was recently added to a very short list of software libraries maintained by NVIDIA. SuiteSparse is a suite of sp…

Posted: October 8, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Jorge Alvarado as the Charlotte and Walter Buchanan Faculty Fellow in Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution. The faculty fellowship appointment was effective Oct. 1. Alvarado is an associate professor in…

Posted: October 8, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Matthew A. Kuttolamadom as the Corrie and Jim Furber ’64 Faculty Fellow in Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution. The faculty fellowship appointment was effective Oct. 1. Kuttolamadom is an assistant pro…

Posted: October 8, 2014

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Ying Li as the Pioneer Natural Resources Faculty Fellow III in Mechanical Engineering. The faculty fellowship appointment was effective Oct. 1. Li is an associate professor in mechanical engineering at Texas A&M …

Posted: October 8, 2014

The Board of Directors of the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) has selected Dr. F. Barry Lawrence of the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution to receive the ECIA Distinguished Service Award. This Award is presented annually by the association to those ind…

Posted: October 8, 2014

Professor P. R. Kumar of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University is featured in an interview on the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) website. Kumar, holder of the College of Engineering Chair in Computer Engineering, and a University Distinguished Profes…

Posted: October 8, 2014

Dr. Xiaoning Qian, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded a grant from the USDA entitled, "Molecular and biochemical mechanisms of oxidized lipids signaling in regulating drought tolerance in maize." In the proj…