Archive for Undergraduate research

Many students partake in summer internships, study abroad trips or various other experiential learning opportunities offered by the Texas A&M University College of Engineering. An interdisciplinary team of students have combined nearly all of the categories of opportunities into one experience: …


Andrew Nemec, a recent graduate from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, held several prestigious distinctions during his undergraduate career including participation in Engineering Honors, Honors in Science, Honors in Mathematics, Honors Fellows and Under…


David LaCroix, computer engineering honors graduate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the Outstanding Thesis Award for the Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics division of the LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research awards. …


Students from the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University collaborated with a student from the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering to develop a new way to fight clean water access issues facing the world today. With over 700 million people currently suffering…


Eight computer science and engineering students received recognition for their research during Texas A&M University’s 2016 Student Research Week (SRW). Zachary Varnadore placed first in the undergraduate math, statistics, computer science division for his poster, which was based on a portion of…


Trevor Nelligan, a junior in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named honorable mention in the 2016 Computing Research Association’s (CRA) Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Awards. Nelligan received the honor for his work in the Sketch Recognition …


A team of undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was among the top finalists in the 2015 Texas Instruments (TI) Innovation Challenge. The TI Innovation Challenge contest is designed to encourage engineering students to submit desi…


Matthew Aguirre, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, placed second at the Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium Poster Session. He was among more than 100 undergraduate researchers from the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and …


Students in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISEN) at Texas A&M University recently returned from a college-sponsored trip to Puerto Rico. On this trip, students experienced industrial and systems engineering in the context of another culture. A total of 27 ISEN students pa…


Connor Aimone, a senior in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won best thesis in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) category for the Texas A&M University Undergraduate Research Scholars Program. Aimone, who is minoring i…


The 2015 Texas A&M Computer Science and Engineering Spring Banquet and Awards Ceremony was a very memorable one for the department. It was held on campus at the Bethancourt Ballroom in the Memorial Student Center and hosted CSE faculty, staff, current students and distinguished former students. …


Dr. Nancy M. Amato, Unocal Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and senior director of honors programs in the Dwight Look College of Engineering, has taken on two important leadership roles with the Computing Research Association (CRA). In July, Amato began a three-yea…


At theTexas A&M University Engineering Project Showcase, held on April 25 in Reed Arena on campus, more than 150 student engineering teams composed of over 600 undergraduates exhibited their projects from Senior Capstone Design courses. Tied for first place and representing the Department of Co…


Congratulations to third year computer science student Aaron Lindsey on receiving Honorable Mention in the Computing Research Association's (CRA) Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Award (Male) 2014! Aaron is recognized for his research team's project, "Improving Decoy Sets for Protein Folding Si…