Archives for October 22, 2014

Posted: October 22, 2014

In the microelectronics world, the military and private sectors alike need solutions to technologic challenges. Dr. Mustafa Akbulut, assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, and two students are leading a project funded by DARPA to create thermal interface materi…

Posted: October 22, 2014

Dr. Teri Reed and Dr. P.K. Imbrie are co-authors of an article that was published in the September issue of PRISM, a publication of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE). The article is also featured on the ASEE website. The article titled “The Ultimate Diversity App” focuses on how…

Posted: October 22, 2014

The Science Coalition presented Congressman John Culberson with its Champion of Science Award during a ceremony in Houston on Tuesday (Oct. 21). The award was presented in recognition of his commitment to funding the basic research that keeps the United States and the state of Texas at the forefront…

Posted: October 22, 2014

A student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was recently awarded the UNICEF Member of the Year 2014-2015 Award. Yashwant Prakash Vyas, a senior in the department, was the first student from Texas A&M to receive the award, which was presented at…

Posted: October 22, 2014

Dr. Chanan Singh, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently received a prestigious award from the Brazilian Research Council. Singh, interim department head, Regents Professor and Irma Runyon Chair Professor, received a Professor Visita…

Posted: October 22, 2014

Texas A&M University's Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Student Chapter held its SPE Career Enhancement Event (CEE) recently at Texas A&M’s Memorial Student Center. Over 600 students interested in a career in the petroleum industry attended the CEE.  Nearly 100 recruiters from 28 oil a…