Archives for January 18, 2017

Posted: January 18, 2017

Recent advancements in automotive, aerospace and power generation industries have inspired materials scientists to engineer innovative materials. Ceramic metal composites, or cermets, are an example of a new and improved class of materials that can enhance transportation and energy conversion techno…

Posted: January 18, 2017

The Texas A&M University College of Engineering will lead a new South Central Regional Robotics Innovation Collaborative, part of the Advanced Robotics Manufacturing (ARM) Innovation Hub announced Friday (Jan. 13) by the Department of Defense. American Robotics, Inc., an independent institute f…

Posted: January 18, 2017

Bharadwaj Satchidanadnan, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won the best student paper award in the 9th International Conference on Communication Systems and Networks (COMSNETS 2017) in Bangalore, India. Satchidanadnan co-wrote …

Posted: January 18, 2017

Dr. Patrick Shamberger, assistant professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to receive the New Materials Educator Award from the materials division of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE). Shamberger, who is also …

Posted: January 18, 2017

Texas A&M University graduate and astronaut Michael E. Fossum has been appointed as the new vice president and chief operating officer of Texas A&M University at Galveston. Fossum’s appointment is effective March 1. Fossum, a 1980 Texas A&M mechanical engineering graduate, recently anno…

Posted: January 18, 2017

One thing we can all agree on is social media has drastically altered the way we interact with each other and the world around us. This societal shift has brought to light the need for awareness of the risks that surround it. As quickly as the landscape of social interaction changes, new threats eme…