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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 …


Dr. Jun Zou, an associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, and several co-authors recently had their paper published in the prestigious research publication Nature Methods. Zou and a Ph.D. student under his supervision, Chih-Hsien Huang…


David Coleman, a first-year graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, won second place in the American Helicopter Society’s (AHS) 2015 Robert L. Lichten award competition. There were eight finalists competing for the award, one from each of the regional…


Five Texas A&M University faculty members, including two from the Dwight Look College of Engineering, have been appointed as University Distinguished Professors. The title, which is bestowed in perpetuity, is among the highest honors awarded to Texas A&M faculty members. The recipients from…


Dr. Robin R. Murphy, Raytheon Professor in the Dwight Look College of Engineering's Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station's (TEES) Center for Robot-Assisted Search and Rescue (CRASAR) and the Center…


Daniel Navid Mohsenizadeh, a post doctoral student from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded the First Place Post-Doctoral Award at the Twelfth Annual Conference of the MidSouth Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Society. Mohsenizadeh,…


Christopher Bertagne, a graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, working under the advise of Dr. Darren Hartl with co-chair Dr. John Whitcomb, was awarded second place in the SPIE/ASME 2015 Student Paper Competition. SPIE, the International Society for…


Dr. Nick Duffield, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was chosen by the Google Faculty Research Awards Program as a recipient of financial support for his proposal, "Traffic Measurement from High-level Names in Software Defined Networking.…


Aashwin Mishra, a recent Ph.D. graduate of the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded second place in the annual poster competition at the 67th Meeting of the American Physical Society DFD held recently in San Francisco. The competition featured more than 70 se…


Dr. Jeff Huang, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was chosen by the Google Faculty Research Awards Program as a recipient of financial support for his proposal, "Scalable and Practical Debugging Techniques for Large Concurrent Soft…


Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Distinguished Research Professor Dr. Bjarne Stroustrup was named a 2015 Fellow by the Computer History Museum for his invention of the C++ programming language. As stated in his award recognition, “C++ revolutionized the software industry by enabl…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University is honoring Dr. Richard Furuta with the Charles W. Crawford Service Award*. He is among three College of Engineering faculty members receiving the award this year for his significant contributions to the college during the past five …


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University has been awarded a contract to support Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) such as the AggiE-Challenge program. The contract is part of the $5 million grant awarded by The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to the VIP U…