Archives for March 28, 2016

Posted: March 28, 2016

When Andrew Salazar took the stage during this year’s Spark Conference, he was prepared but nervous. More than 200 students filled the Bethancourt Ballroom at Texas A&M University and all eyes were on the freshman engineering student. A year before he had been one of the many faces in the audie…

Posted: March 28, 2016

A new method for manipulating the gel-like environments that house stem cells could help researchers direct the growth of these versatile cells into bone, tendon, tissue or other specific lineages, says a Texas A&M University biomedical engineer who has developed the approach. Working with coll…

Posted: March 28, 2016

M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Partha Mukherjee the Morris E. Foster Faculty Fellow II in the Department of Mechanical Engineering in recognition of his accomplishments and future potential. The endowed faculty fellowship is effective April 1. Mukherj…

Posted: March 28, 2016

M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Anastasia Muliana the Cain Faculty Fellow I in Mechanical Engineering in recognition of her accomplishments and future potential. The endowed faculty fellowship is effective April 1. Mulliana is a professor in mechanical…

Posted: March 28, 2016

M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Bryan Rasmussen the Leland T. Jordan Career Development Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering in recognition of his accomplishments and future potential. The endowed professorship is effective April 1. Ra…