Archive for Chemical

Dr. Yue Kuo, the Dow Chemical Professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Innovation Award that is given by Texas A&M System Technology Commercialization. The award recognizes individuals whose resea…


More than 80 former students gathered at Texas A&M University at Qatar for the University's first former student reunion March 25 at Education City to highlight their connection to the University and to each other. The event is the firs…


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…


Six engineering faculty members are among 24 faculty and staff who have been selected to receive the 2014 Texas A&M University Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award. The 2014 recipients from the Dwight Look College of Engineering are:  FOR TEACHING Dr. Arul Jayaraman,…


James D. “J.D.” Slaughter of Houston recently established the J.D. Slaughter Scholarship through the C.D. Holland Scholars Program within the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering. “J.D. is an avid supporter of the college and the university as evident through his service on the departm…


With 9 million new cases and 2 million deaths annually, tuberculosis is the second most prevalent and deadliest infectious disease worldwide. As an airborne disease, it spreads easily and is very contagious. Quick detection and identification is the key to success in preventing the spread of the dis…


At a ceremony held February 7, 2014, nine nationally and internationally prominent scholars were formally inducted as the newest Faculty Fellows of the Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS). Click here to read the TAMU Times article.


Bruce Chinn, a graduate of the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named general manager of the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery in Pascagoula, Miss. The appointment is effective March 1. Chinn joined Chevron in 2006 and will succeed current general ma…


Sharon and Jack Threadgill ’63 have been active supporters of the Dwight Look College of Engineering and Texas A&M University for more than 30 years. Their most recent gifts benefit the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. …


Brock Nelson ’90 of Wichita, Kansas, has endowed a sixth scholarship through the C.D. Holland Scholars Program in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering. “Mr. Nelson’s passion for students spans beyond just chemical engineering,” said Thadd Hargett, director of development for the Te…


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…


Longtime supporters of Texas A&M University Artie and Dorothy McFerrin will further contribute to their legacy at Texas A&M with a $3 million gift to the Dwight Look College of Engineering to endow a new Professor of Practice in Entrepreneurship and to support construction of the new Enginee…


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, …


A graduate of the Dwight Look College of Engineering has established an endowment to support sustainability at his alma mater. H.W. (Bill) Clark of Friendswood, Texas, is a 1974 graduate of the college. A chemical engineering major, Clark is an Eagle Scout, served eight years in the U.S. Army and w…


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus the William & Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow in Chemical Engineering. Lutkenhaus is an assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering. She also is an affiliated faculty m…