Archive for Computer Engineering

Dr. Daniel Ragsdale, professor of practice in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently inducted into the ESPN Fan Hall of Fame. As a retired colonel from the U.S. Army, Ragsdale was selected because of his notable passion and energy at Army athlet…


The Industrial Affiliates Program (IAP) in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Texas A&M University recently held a career fair and poster competition at the fall recruiting event. More than 300 CSE students attended to learn about the 21 IAP members and engage with the …


Dr. Nancy Amato, Unocal professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, served as the program committee chair for the 2015 International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) held in Seattle. Four additional computer science and engineering repres…


Peer Teacher Central (PTC) within the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University has been renovated and is ready for student use. The renovation includes glass walls to enclose PTC as well as new computers and furnishings. The open space design allows for collaborati…


Dr. Nick Duffield, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was elected to the Board of Directors of the Association for Computing Machinery’s (ACM) Sigmetrics. Sigmetrics is the special interest group of ACM that is concerned with computer sys…


Jonathan Ponniah and Dr. P. R. Kumar, from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, and co-author Yih-Chun Hu, have published a monograph on designing secure protocols with provable security guarantees for wireless ad-hoc networks infiltrated with adversaria…


Dr. Robin Murphy, Raytheon professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, delivered a TED talk to the 2015 TEDWomen conference. Murphy’s talk focused around her research in robotics and disaster informatics. As the director of the Texas A&M Engineer…


Graduate students Mani Zandifar and Alireza Majidi and professors Nancy Amato and Lawrence Rauchwerger were recognized for their research paper at the 2015 International Conference on Supercomputing. Their paper, “Composing Algorithmic Skeletons to Express High-Performance Scientific Applications,”…


Brandon Martinez and Eli Zamora received second place for their research poster at the Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium held at Texas A&M University. Their poster, titled “Toward Guiding Semi-Autonomous Vehicles” was about their research in motion planning. They worked with researchers…


Dr. Robin Murphy, Raytheon Professor, and her graduate students hosted a robot petting zoo for over 100 high school students in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University. The students came from across Texas to participate in the Women in Engineering IDEAS summer…


Three computer science and engineering REU students were recognized for their research posters at the 2015 Summer Institute on Flooding hosted by the Center for Emergency Informatics. Julia Proft, Matt Hegarty and Abygail McMilan were recognized for having the best research posters out of 10 partic…


Graduate student Jialong Zhang and Associate Professor Guofei Gu of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University received the Best Paper Award at the 35th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS). The research paper, “Systematic Mining…


Students from across the country are spending their summer conducting scientific research with faculty in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University.  The Research Experience for Undergraduates program (REU), funded by the National Science Foundation, is a nation…


Monty Mueller, a distinguished former student of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and an avid supporter of the department, will be greatly missed by students, faculty, and staff at Texas A&M University. Mueller, who graduated in 1984, was recognized this spring as a Distinguis…


Dr. Robin Murphy, Raytheon Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, and her robotic unmanned aerial vehicles will be featured on CNN in a special about the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina that is scheduled to air in late August. Murphy, dire…