Archive for Computer Science

The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University will honor seven alumni April 4 at the Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas. Receiving the Outstanding Alumni Honor Award will be Thomas E. Ferguson ’78, former president of Flow Solutions Group; Col. Mike Fossum ’80, a NASA astron…


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…


Dr. Evdokia Nikolova, an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received a Google Research Award. The research award committee said to Nikolova, "We are very excited about your work and are thrilled to support this project." Arno …


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.


A research project led by Dr. Richard J. Malak Jr., an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been featured in the January 2013 issue of ASEE Prism, the magazine of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE). The article, "Folding Frontier," focuses on origa…


Dr. Guofei Gu, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received an award from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) through its Young Investigator Research Program (YIP). Gu was selected for his proposal, "Go Ahead of …


Manoj Prasad, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M has received the Texas A&M University 2012-2013 Dissertation Fellowship from the Office of Graduate Studies. The dissertation fellowship will last from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31. It is designed to suppo…


The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) has named Dr. Jennifer Welch a 2012 Distinguished Scientist. Welch is a Regents Professor and Chevron Professor II in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University. She is a nationally recognized leader in the area of di…


Dr. Nancy Amato, Unocal Professor and OSIS director in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named a Distinguished Scientist by the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM). This prestigious award honors those ACM members who have made significant contr…


Dr. Robin Murphy, a pioneer in the area of rescue robotics, spoke to the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) Dec. 11 in Tokyo.


Pictured: Austin Riddle, Kathy Waskom, Helen Hastings, Kaye Matejka, Barbara Slusher and Tammy Persky, with Dr. M. Katherine Banks.   Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized faculty and st…


Dr. Daniel A. Jiménez, who will be joining the faculty in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in January 2013 as an associate professor, was named Distinguished Scientist by the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM). This prestigious award honors those ACM members who have made si…


Kensen Shi, a senior at A&M Consolidated High School and a visiting student member of Texas A&M University's Parasol Lab in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, won top honors and a $100,000 scholarship in the Seimens Competition Dec. 1-4 at The George Washington University in…