Archive for Chemical

Jack E. Brown '46, tread war-torn Hiroshima on foot as a U.S. Army soldier a fortnight after the drop of the atomic bomb and 60 years before a lifestyle of philanthropy would earn him the Sterling C. Evans Medal in 2011, the highest honor bestowed on a former student by the Texas A&M Foundation.…


The research of four faculty members in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University was featured in special edition publications of American Chemical Society and Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. The recent ACS virtual issue on carbon capture a…


Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus, the William and Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow and assistant professor of in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is a member of a multidisciplinary team responsible for the design and deployment of a National Science Foundation Research…


Dr. Kenneth R. Hall, senior professor in the Chemical Engineering Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar and a Regents Professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has the fifth most cited paper in the history of the journal of Industrial &…


“All disease begins in the gut. Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease,” said Hippocrates, an ancient Greek physician.   Of the many disciplines studied in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, biomedicine and biotechnology are areas represented by faculty researc…


A video created by the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University is a finalist in the National Academy of Engineering’s (NAE) Engineering For You 2 video contest. “The Inheritance,” a two-minute video describing how the use of solar energy can provide sustainable…


Dr. Stratos Pistikopoulos, TEES Distinguished Research Professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, received an honorary doctorate from the University of Pannonia in Veszprém, Hungary at a ceremony June 19 at the university.  "This is indeed a grea…


Dr. Yossef Elabd, professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received a 2015 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) grant, funded by the Department of Defense. The title of the study: Small-Angle X-ray Scattering for Na…


Dr. Christodoulos A. Floudas, Erle Nye ’59 Chair Professor for Engineering Excellence in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University and director of the Texas A&M Energy Institute, has been elected as a Corresponding Member of the Academy of Athens, the most…


Dr. M. M. Faruque Hasan, assistant professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU).  Hasan will use the award to research accurate and ef…


Dr. Arul Jayaraman, a professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University and holder of the Ray Nesbitt Professorship, was one of the recipients of the 2015 Engineering Genesis Award for Multidisciplinary Research. The award was presented to during the Te…


Aggie engineering innovation was the theme of the day at the third annual Texas A&M Engineering Project Showcase, hosted by the Dwight Look College of Engineering. Students gathered May 1 in Reed Arena to demonstrate and display their projects, which highlighted how engineers can create solution…


Leadership is one of the core values of Texas A&M University and instilling the value in students is accomplished in various ways. The Dwight Look College of Engineering and Zachry Group are teaming together to give engineering students a notable opportunity to further develop their leadership …


Life fuels life. Living matter, in all its nuance, creates energy for mankind that is a cut above the synthetic. In the form of biofuel, consumers are led back to the earth and sun for everyday solutions. Four distinct research groups of faculty members within the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemic…


Dr. Mark Holtzapple, professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, was honored for patents he received in 2014, during the Patent and Innovation 2015 Awards Luncheon held May 8 at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. The chancellor and pres…