Archive for Biomedical

Approximately 600 students will participate in one of the largest nation-wide events of its kind — the second-annual Texas A&M University Engineering Project Showcase — on April 25 from noon to 4 p.m. in Reed Arena. The event, presented by Engineering Academic and Student Affairs, is free and o…


Christie Bergerson, a graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named recipient of the Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) Scholar Award.


Tony Akl and Brian Cummins, graduate students in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, each have been named recipient of the 2014 Distinguished Graduate Award for Excellence in Research-Doctoral by The Association of Former Students at Texas A&M.


Gerard L. Coté, professor and head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station Center for Remote Healthcare Technology (CRHT), announced M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of Texas A&M Engineering.


Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez, associate professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been appointed to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering Study Section of the Center for Scientific Review.


Meagan Harris, a graduate student in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded the 2014 U.S. Senator Phil Gramm Doctoral Fellowship.


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. Duncan J. Maitland has been appointed assistant agency director for commercialization for the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of Texas A&M Engineering announced recently. “Dr. Maitland has a broad background as a successf…


Vladislav Yakovlev, professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been promoted to the rank of Fellow by the International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) for his achievements in optical instrumentation for biomedical imaging.


The Dwight Look College of Engineering will participate in Texas A&M University’s annual premiere recruiting event, Aggieland Saturday, on Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The open house will include resource tables from each of the undergraduate programs in the Look College for prospective stude…


Michael V. Pishko, professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been honored with the designation of Regents Fellow by the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents.


The Student Engineers’ Council (SEC) at Texas A&M University is hosting its 2014 Spring Career Fair on Tuesday (Jan. 28) at Reed Arena. The fair, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., is the premier recruiting event for the Dwight Look College of Engineering. The career fair is planned, organized, …


Two professors in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University have been elected to the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows.


A new injectable material designed to deliver drug therapies and sensor technology to targeted areas within the human body is being developed by a Texas A&M University researcher who says the system can lock its payload in place and control how it is released.


The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering welcomes Dr. Satish Bukkapatnam to its faculty. Dr. Bukkapatnam received his Ph.D. from Pennsylvania State University in 1997 and since then has served as a faculty member at the University of Southern California and Oklahoma State University. Bu…