Archive for Electrical engineering

Dr. B. Don Russell, Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received the Philip Sporn Award from the International Council on Large Electric Systems (CIGRE) for cumulative career contributions to the advancement of large high voltage electric s…


From left, engineering students Brian Proksch, Steven Kronk, Juan Lozoya, Casandra Ramos, Brooke Rogers, Christopher Vega and Jason Belmares are pictured on Kyle Field.  It is Saturday in Aggieland and thousands of maroon-clad fans are filing into Texas A&M University’s Kyle Field, anxiously an…


Dr. Laszlo Kish, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named Distinguished Guest Professor of Hunan University. Kish received the title for research collaborations with the university located in Changsha, China. Kish visited the universi…


Dr. S.P. Bhattacharyya, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was appointed adjunct professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan, Taiwan. As honorary adjunct professor, Bhattacharyya,…


A senior capstone design team from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University took its design to the next level, earning a spot as one of the top teams in the United States in the Go Green in the City global business case challenge. The sixth annual Go Green i…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was accepted for participation in the Prognostic and Health Management (PHM) Society’s Symposium. Dehghanian was among 10 awardees nationwide whose application was approved for t…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recognized recently for his academics and leadership. Dehghanian was selected as the top graduate student among all engineering disciplines in Texas and received the 2016 Jim…


While families across the United States are celebrating the Fourth of July, NASA will be playing its own version of catch in the cosmic backyard, and an Aggie is playing a critical role in the mission. If all goes as planned, NASA’s Juno spacecraft, which is about the size of a basketball court and…


The 2016 Engineering Project showcase provided an opportunity for students to display and demonstrate their projects designed to solve real-world engineering problems. More than 700 students gathered in the Hall of Champions at Texas A&M University’s Kyle Field to showcase more than 150 projects…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won the “2nd Place Prize for Best Poster Award” at the 2016 IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Transmission and Distribution (T&D) Conference and Exposition. The IEEE PES T&…


Tamara Becejac, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a travel grant to participate in the 2016 IEEE Woman In Engineering (WIE) International Leadership Conference (ILC). Becejac was among only five recipients nationwide to re…


Ahad Esmaeilian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded the Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments (DEED) Student Research Grant provided by American Public Power Association. The DEED program is dedicated to im…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received several recent honors for leadership and scholarly activities. Dehghanian received a research grant scholarship from the American Public Power Association (APPA) under t…


Three students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University have received the prestigious Gulf Coast Power Association (GCPA) Scholarship. Angel Clark, Leah Murff and Benjamin Wiseman were presented their awards during a ceremony in April. Qualifications for …


Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, the Eugene E. Webb Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, served on a review panel of the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine, which was charged with assessing the scientific and technical work perform…