Archives for April 18, 2016

Posted: April 18, 2016

Texas A&M University nuclear engineering doctoral student and Idaho National Laboratory (INL) research scientist Vishal Patel is designing the space ships of tomorrow, developing rockets powered by nuclear thermal propulsion (NTP) that may one day take humans on their journey to Mars. “The…

Posted: April 18, 2016

Texas A&M University senior civil engineering student Kaci Hicks has a lot on her plate. With graduation approaching in May, Hicks is preparing to move to Houston to begin work at Jones and Carter. In the meantime, she’s devoting much of her time and energy to an organization that has grown clo…

Posted: April 18, 2016

It was an eventful retirement for former Texas A&M University nuclear engineering student Patrick Pfanz ’93, who attended his retirement ceremony in College Station, Texas on March 25 after serving 21 years in the U.S. Navy as a nuclear submarine officer. The ceremony was as a tribute to Pfanz’s…

Posted: April 18, 2016

Dr. Gang Sun, instructional assistant professor in the Department of Engineering Technology & Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University, is a recipient of the 2016 American Society for Agricultural and Biological Engineers Superior Paper Award. The award follows Sun’s submission of th…