Archives for April 2015

Posted: April 30, 2015

The Zachry Department of Civil Engineering American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe student teams have qualified for their respective national competitions. Concrete Canoe qualified for the national competition in June at Clemson University after placing first at t…

Posted: April 29, 2015

The Texas A&M Engineering Program recently invested 20 new chair and professorship appointments for the 2015-2016 academic year, in addition to recognizing current chair holders and professorships. The event was held April 19 at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. Dr. M. Katherine Ban…

Posted: April 29, 2015

The officers of the Texas A&M University student chapter of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) and faculty from the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station's (TEES) Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI) led participants in a table-top exercise focusing on t…

Posted: April 29, 2015

Dr. B. Don Russell, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named chair of the committee on membership of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) in Washington, D.C. In this capacity, Russell will be responsible for the election of …

Posted: April 28, 2015

A group of researchers in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University led by Dr. Xinghang Zhang has investigated defect dynamics in heavy ion (Krypton) irradiated nanotwinned Ag and revealed twin boundary-defect…

Posted: April 28, 2015

Aashish Priye, a graduate student in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named a Texas A&M Distinguished Graduate Student by The Association of Former Students at Texas A&M.  Priye said the award came as a pleasant suprise.  "I have t…

Posted: April 27, 2015

Dr. Zenon Medina-Cetina, associate professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected co-chair of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT). Medina-Cetina will fully engage with SUT domestic and global programs starting in November when he will be…

Posted: April 24, 2015

Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus, the William & Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow and assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, was an invited participant at the 2015 German-American Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, organized by the National Academy…

Posted: April 24, 2015

Shankar Annamalai, a graduate of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named vice president of operations for Technical Solutions.  Annamalai, who also received a MBA from A&M, will drive the overall operational excellence in the business unit, deliverin…

Posted: April 24, 2015

Dr. Scott Socolofsky, associate professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, participated in a 13-day research cruise aboard the E/V Nautilus as part of the Gulf Integrated Spill Research (GISR) Consortium, funded by the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoM…

Posted: April 24, 2015

The Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Nuclear Power Institute (NPI) hosted a group of 15 undergraduate students and two faculty members from Harbin Engineering University (HEU) in China on a three-week study tour at Texas A&M University. The students were all nuclear engineerin…

Posted: April 24, 2015

Three members of the Sketch Recognition Lab in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University attended the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI) in Atlanta, Georgia where they were awarded the 2015 IUI Best Poster Aw…

Posted: April 23, 2015

Dr. Jaime Grunlan, professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been invited to become a member of the International Advisory Boards of Macromolecular Rapid Communications and Macromolecular Materials and Engineering.  Macromolecular Rapid Communications pu…

Posted: April 23, 2015

Dr. Carmen Gomes, assistant professor in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University, is part of a team that has been awarded a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation. Gomes and her Co-PI, Dr. Eric McLamore from the University of Florida, wil…

Posted: April 23, 2015

The Interface Ecology Lab, directed by Associate Professor Andruid Kerne of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, is exhibiting the Art.CHI 2015 gallery with innovative forms of curation in the ACM CHI 2015 Conference in Seoul, South Korea this month. Art.CH…

Posted: April 23, 2015

After serving for several years on the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering's Advisory Council, Brent Lyon was recently elected chair.  Lyon has been with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Fort Worth, Texas for 28 years and currently holds the position of senior manager of industrial engin…

Posted: April 22, 2015

For Dr. Chad Mashuga, assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, explosive conditions create valuable learning opportunities. He pursues experimental process safety in the research of perfect storms: scenarios involving varieties of dust…

Posted: April 22, 2015

Mark Tuck, a mechanical engineering undergraduate student, and Hugo DeLeon and Rebecca Jones, both electrical and computer engineering undergraduate students, received scholarship awards at the Gulf Coast Power Association (GCPA) Spring Conference luncheon on March 31. The Dave Olver Memorial Schol…

Posted: April 22, 2015

Vincent Zaballa, graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has earned top honors at a medical device design competition that evaluated the commercial potential of medical device projects. “The Design of Medical Devices Three-in-Five Competition,” host…

Posted: April 22, 2015

James Carrow, graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named recipient of a Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid of Research (GIAR). Carrow, who is advised by Assistant Professor Akhilesh K. Gaharwar, was recognized for his project "Bioinspired Silicate Na…

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