Archive for Awards

Donald Bruss, a graduate student in the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, won an Outstanding Poster Award at the National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA) 2016 Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Symposium in Bethesda, Maryland. The SAAP Symposium serves…


The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University recently held its annual Spring Banquet and Awards Ceremony in the Bethancourt Ballroom located at the Memorial Student Center on campus. The event provides a way for the department to recognize those who work diligently …


Matthew Aguirre, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected as the first-place winner of the James Barany Student Award for Excellence from the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering (IISE). The award recognizes undergrad…


The Texas A&M Foundation recognized Dr. John Junkins, distinguished professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, as the inaugural Partner in Philanthropy Faculty Award recipient for his outstanding commitment to enhancing the efforts of fundraising. Junkins r…


Laura Byrd, program assistant in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering graduate office, was recently awarded the President's Meritorious Service Award along with 24 other individuals and two teams. Byrd is a well-known face around the department. She came to Texas A&M University in 2010 an…


Aditya Konduri, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, received second place in the Student Poster Competition at the 52nd Annual Technical Meeting of The Society of Engineering Science. The award was in recognition of his work "Asynchronous Computin…


Payman Dehghanian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently received several honors for his scholarly activities. Dehghanian was selected as one of the Top 20 Young Scholars for Next Generation of Researchers in Power Systems, rece…


Saurav Agarwal, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded the 2015 Roberto Padovani Scholarship from Qualcomm in recognition of his exemplary contributions toward Qualcomm’s research efforts in robotics while participating as an intern. Eight…


Robyn Woollands, Ph.D. student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the John V. Breakwell award for travel to the 2015 AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference in Vail, Colorado. Woollands was one of four students to receive the award. The award of $1…


A group of undergraduate students from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University won the Consortium for the Advancement of Shape Memory Alloy Research and Technology (CASMART) Student Design Challenge. Cullen Eckhert, Kelli Pickett, Hannah Stroud, Kanika Gakhar and Tyler Fi…


The Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University recently recognized the 2015 recipients of its Distinguished Graduate Award. The award was established to recognize and honor former students who have excelled in the civil engineering profession, highlighting their significant c…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won prizes at two Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) events. Dehghanian, who is a research assistant for Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, received the 2nd Best Poster …


Eda Aydogan, Ph.D. student in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the 2015 Distinguished Student Award from Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). She is currently a graduate student intern at LANL and will pursue her Ph.D. research at LANL until…


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…


Dr. Ramesh Talreja, professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named the 2013 winner of the Scala Award by the executive council of the International Committee on Composite Materials (ICCM). With the award comes the privilege of using the title World F…