Archive for Electrical engineering

The Smart Grid Center held the inaugural meeting of its advisory board at the Memorial Student Center at Texas A&M University on December 19th.In 2012, the Texas Engineering Experiment Station established the Smart Grid Center to promote creation of interdisciplinary research teams for moderniza…


Dr. Philip Hemmer, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, had a paper published in the prestigious research publication Nature Nanotechnology. The paper, "Molecular-sized Fluorescent Nanodiamonds," can be found online. In the paper Hemmer …


Professor P. R. Kumar of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University has been named a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). ACM is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society. Fellowship is ACM's most prestigious member gr…


Amina Noor, a doctoral student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won the student best paper award from the IEEE International Workshop on Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics (GENSIPS 2013).  Noor won the student best  paper award (Third Place…


Marwa Qaraqe, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won the student best poster award at the Qatar Foundation-Annual Research Conference (QF-ARC  2013).  Qaraqe won the student best poster award (First Prize Award out of 125 present…


Recently, two researchers in The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University were named fellows of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). Dr. Shuguang (Robert) Cui (left), associate professor, and Carl Benner (right), TEES senior research …


Recently a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University gave an invited talk at the 4th Annual Alternative Energy Symposium at Rutgers University. Dr. Robert Balog, assistant professor in the department, gave a technical talk to an audience of acade…


Recently a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was a contributing author for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ (IEEE) online newsletter, Life Sciences.Dr. Aniruddha Datta, the J.W. Runyon, Jr. '35 Professor II in the dep…


The inaugural SVB Elevator Pitch Competition debuted in Rudder Theater on Oct. 25, 2013. Out of 32 student-owned startups launching from Startup Aggieland and professionally coached for the competition, eight startups were selected to pitch on stage. Student entrepreneurs competed for a SVB-sponsore…


Recently a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was named a recipient of the 2014 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Nikola Tesla Award.The Nikola Tesla Award is given for outstanding contributions to the generation and …


Recently, a paper written by a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University was selected to appear in the October 2013 Issue of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communication Society Technology News.  The paper titled “Avo…


A student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University is one of two students selected to receive a prestigious Astronaut Scholarship. Amanda Couch, a senior in the department, along with Dillon Amaya, a senior meteorology student, will be presented the $10,0…


Dr. S.P.Bhattacharyya, the Robert M. Kennedy '26 Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was co-author for a book describing a new approach to the analysis, synthesis and design of linear systems. Bhattacharyya, along with his graduate stude…


Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, the Eugene E. Webb Professor in the department and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s Smart Grid Center, was invited to Xi’an Jiao Tong University in China to give an invited talk and evaluate their Key Laboratory for Electrical and Insulation and Po…


Recently, a student in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Texas A&M University was co-recipient of the 2013-2014 Outstanding Engineering Doctoral Graduate Student Award. This award was created to recognize exceptional achievement and overall performance as a graduate student. Suming L…