Archive for Biological and Agricultural

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has announced the recipients of the 2013-2014 College of Engineering Faculty Fellow Awards. Recipients of this year's awards are William and Montine P. Head FellowsDr. Edward White, Aerospace EngineeringDr. Peng Li, Electrical and Co…


Dr. Yongheng Huang (pictured on the left), associate professor in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the prestigious Rudolfs Industrial Waste Management Medal from the Water Environment Federation (WEF), an international not-for-profit tec…


Siemens Water Technologies and Texas A&M AgriLife Research have signed an exclusive license agreement and a research and development agreement to continue to develop and commercialize a chemical-based technology to more efficiently and cost-effectively remove heavy metals from water and wastewat…


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. For the second year in a row, the Dwight Look College of Engineeri…


Dr. Vijay Singh, professor and Caroline & William N. Lehrer Distinguished Chair in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named a recipient of the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award by the American Society of Civil Engineers Environmental and Wate…


Four graduate students from the Dwight Look College of Engineering have received the Distinguished Graduate Student Award from the Texas A&M University Association of Former Students. Anshu Narang-Siddarth, Brent Volk, Yongchul Shin and Jiamei Yu were recognized in the Excellence in Research-Do…


Five engineering faculty members are among 24 faculty and staff who have been selected to receive the 2013 Texas A&M University Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award. The 2013 recipients from the Dwight Look College of Engineering are:  FOR TEACHINGDr. Patricia Smith, De…


Dr. Clyde Munster (pictured on the left) and Dr. Justin Yates were among four Texas A&M University faculty members who were selected as 2013 SEC Faculty Travel Grant recipients.  A program of SECU, the academic initiative of the Southeastern Conference, the SEC Faculty Travel Grant Program is i…


Dr. Rosana Moreira, professor in the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named a fellow of the Institute of Food Technologists. The IFT fellow designation is an honor bestowed upon an IFT member by their peers, recognizing exemplary profession…


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has announced the recipients of the 2012-2013 College of Engineering Faculty Fellow Awards. Recipients of this year's awards are William Keeler FellowsDr. Binayak Mohanty, Biological and Agricultural EngineeringDr. Rosana Moreira, Bi…


Texas A&M Engineering's graduate program ranked 11th overall  and sixth among public institutions in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, "America's Best Graduate Schools 2014." The ranking is one place higher than in 2012, when the college ranked 12th overall. Individual programs…


The title of “university distinguished professor,” Texas A&M University’s designation underscoring that a faculty member is pre-eminent in his or her academic discipline nationally and internationally, has been bestowed on six more faculty members, effective with the start of the new academic ye…


Dr. Brent Auvermann has been selected by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers as the G.B. Gunlogson Countryside Engineering Award winner for 2013, according to Darrin Drollinger, executive director for the organization. Initiated in 1975, the award was endowed by the family…


The lobby of the Zachry Engineering Center was flooded with newly admitted incoming freshmen, high school juniors getting ready to apply next summer and K-12 prospective students and their families Feb. 16 at Aggieland Saturday. Approximately 1,500 students visited the Dwight Look College of E…


Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp today announced plans for Texas A&M University to grow engineering enrollment to 25,000 students by 2025.