Archive for Undergraduate

Nineteen students from the Sketch Recognition Lab, directed by CSE Associate Professor Dr. Tracy Anne Hammond, in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering received ten awards for their research comprised of a myriad of projects from digitizing sketch-based neuropsychology tests to putting …


Alejandro Azocar, an undergraduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the 2015 Ammon Andes National Award from Sigma Gamma Tau (SGT), the national aerospace engineering honor society. In addition, Azocar was awarded the National Science Foundatio…


Three students from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University presented and won awards at the AIAA Region IV Student Conference. There were 20 presentations in various categories. David Coleman won first place in the graduate category for his paper and presentation, “On th…


The Interface Ecology Lab, directed by Associate Professor Andruid Kerne of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, is exhibiting the Art.CHI 2015 gallery with innovative forms of curation in the ACM CHI 2015 Conference in Seoul, South Korea this month. Art.CH…


Yashwant Prakash Vyas, a senior in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the Diversity Service Student Award 2015 from the Department of Multicultural Services. The Diversity Service Awards acknowledge and honor the efforts of students, faculty …


Yashwant Prakash Vyas, a senior student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named recipient of the ISV Spotlight Award from the International Student Voice (ISV) magazine. The ISV Spotlight award recognizes students for their hard work and dedic…


The IEEE Power and Energy Society Scholarship Plus Scholar Award was presented to Texas A&M University undergraduates, Brian Pabst, Benjamin Jack and Lindsey Miller, all majoring in electrical engineering.  These students are recognized for their high GPAs with distinct extracurricular activiti…


On Dec. 8, computer science and engineering Professor Dr. Tim Davis got the surprise of his life. On a take-home quiz given to his sophomore class, “Discrete Structures for Computing,” the previous Friday, Davis noted that the students may not receive outside help. Just for fun, he added one excepti…


Dr. Robin R. Murphy and six Texas A&M University undergraduate engineering students participated in the 2014 U.S. Naval Academy Science and Engineering Conference held November 2-4 in Annapolis, Maryland. The conference brought together policy makers and science advisers with university faculty …


TAMUHack, a new student run organization in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, hosted its very first hackathon Oct. 24-25. The event, which was named after the organization, included almost 400 students from all over the country, including many who had ne…


Texas A&M Engineering ranked eighth among engineering schools at public institutions offering a doctorate, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the country’s undergraduate universities and programs. The Dwight Look College of Engineering maintained its ranking of 15t…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University hosted 143 prospective students on campus during two camps held in July. Seventy-five rising juniors and seniors participated in the Women Explore Engineering (WEE) camp and an additional 68 students from 12 Texas high schools parti…


A team of graduate and undergraduate students in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering won second place recently at the American Society of Agricultural & Biological Engineers' Student robotic design competition. The competition was held at the ASABE 2014 Annual International…


Cameron Crawford, a sophomore in the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named the recipient of the Texas Armed Services Scholarship from House District 2. The scholarship, which covers up to $10,000 per year of college tuition, encourages academic development and…


Ryan Olivieri, a computer engineering junior in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, presented a paper at Digital Humanities 2014, the leading international conference on digital humanities, held this year in Lausanne, Switzerland on July 7-12. The paper, "…