Archives for February 15, 2016

Posted: February 15, 2016

The human immunodeficiency virus, HIV-1, can infect, via entry, a variety of cells. The specific cell-type infected by a viral strain is referred to as HIV-1 tropism and can affect treatment and overall patient outcome. Cell-based methods for determining HIV-1 tropism are costly with a slow turnarou…

Posted: February 15, 2016

Joshua Harris, Ph.D. student and graduate research assistant in the Vehicle Systems and Control Laboratory (VSCL) in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to join the AIAA Intelligent Systems Technical Committee (ISTC). The ISTC addresses the applica…

Posted: February 15, 2016

Carl Runco, a graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, competed in the southwest regional Robert L. Lichten competition and won first place for his presentation, “Design and Development of a Meso-Scale Cyclocopter,” giving him the opportunity to compet…

Posted: February 15, 2016

What happens when you mix engineers with education students and design needs from sponsors?  You get solutions to healthy eating habits, educational and safe social media, and special needs education tracking. These three ideas took the top spots at the latest Aggies Invent, which was focused on edu…