Archive for Electrical and computer

The IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Scholarship Plus Scholar Award was presented to Texas A&M University electrical engineering undergraduates, Kevin Dwyer, Benjamin Jack, Donald Okoye and Arshad Zaman. The IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative recognizes highly-qualified electrical engineer…


In the coming years, the United States’ electric power grid will undergo a transformation as wind and solar energy become more prevalent in helping to meet the nation’s energy requirements. The Grid-X initiative at Texas A&M University is addressing all these cutting edge challenges that hold t…


Bo Wang (left) and Dr. Zixiang Xiong (right), researchers in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the prestigious 2016 International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR) best paper award. Xiong and Wang won the award for their paper “Adapti…


Meltem Apaydin, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the best paper award from the 2016 International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2016). Apaydin’s paper “Robust mutant strain design by pessimistic…


Dr. Arum Han, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, is the co-PI on a new $4.2 million Tissue Chip Testing Center established at Texas A&M. The center, which is one of two established by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sc…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded a scholarship from the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) Lone Star Chapter. Dehghanian previously received an AEE national scholarship, which the Lone Star C…


The 100 fastest-growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world were recognized Nov. 11 at the 12th Annual Aggie 100 program, and 37 of the 100 companies recognized are owned or led by graduates of the Texas A&M University College of Engineering. The Aggie 100 is sponsored by the Cente…


Dr. Mladen Kezunovic and Lisa K. Akin were named recipients of The Texas A&M University System’s Regents Professor Award and Regents Fellow Service Award, respectively. Kezunovic is the Eugene E. Webb Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and serves as the director …


Jeffrey Jensen, a former student of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named one of The Association of Former Students’ 12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotlight recipients. Each year, The Association of Former Students’ 12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotligh…


Dr. Ulisses Braga-Neto, associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was elected to the Machine Learning for Signal Processing Technical Committee (MLSP TC) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Signal Processing …


Dr. Peng Li, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) to help find revolutionary solutions that will enable more energy-efficient comput…


Joseph C. Brewer, Jr., (pictured left) a former student of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was inducted to the National Academy of Construction (NAC). Brewer, vice president and Sadara Chief Implementation Officer of Dow Chemical, was inducted at t…


Several people affiliated with the graduate program in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University were recognized for their accomplishments at the 2016 Graduate Student Awards Banquet (pictured in order). Best Ph.D. Student Award (for outstanding performance…


A team led by Dr. Arum Han, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently had its paper on droplet microfluidics-based systems for algal biofuel development published in the journal Biotechnology and Bioengineering as a front cover. Han’s t…


The Texas A&M University College of Engineering honored five students with its Craig C. Brown Outstanding Senior Engineering Award during a banquet on Oct. 6 at the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M campus. Seniors Benjamin E. Jack, Adam Kellen, Adam Navara, Adam Springer and Courtne…