Archive for Electrical engineering

Texas A&M Engineering’s graduate program ranked 12th overall and seventh among public institutions in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, “America’s Best Graduate Schools 2016.” Individual programs ranked were: Aerospace Engineering, 8 (5 public); Agricultural Engineering 2 (2); Bio…


A workshop on big data was recently organized at Texas A&M University to foster connections across disciplines that intersect this area and help people to identify opportunities for collaboration. There are many researchers across Texas A&M whose current or emerging research falls under the…


Yashwant Prakash Vyas, a senior student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named recipient of the ISV Spotlight Award from the International Student Voice (ISV) magazine. The ISV Spotlight award recognizes students for their hard work and dedic…


Dr. Shuguang (Robert) Cui, associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communication Society (ComSoc) Distinguished Lecturer for the 2015-2016 term. The IEEE ComSoc pr…


Dr. Robert S. Balog, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected Member-at-Large of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Power Electronics Society (PELS) Administrative Committee. As Member-at-…


Dr. Erchin Serpedin, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, and his collaborators received a Best Paper Award at the recent IEEE Globecom 2014 Conference in Austin, Texas. Serpedin, along with Professor Khalid Qaraqe and Associate Researc…


Two professors 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. Krishna Narayanan (left), professor, and Dr. Mark Weichold (right), Regents Professor and dean and CEO of Texas …


The IEEE Power and Energy Society Scholarship Plus Scholar Award was presented to Texas A&M University undergraduates, Brian Pabst, Benjamin Jack and Lindsey Miller, all majoring in electrical engineering.  These students are recognized for their high GPAs with distinct extracurricular activiti…


Dr. Xi Zhang, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been recently selected as the winner of the prestigious Best Paper Award at the IEEE GLOBECOM 2014 conference held earlier this month in Austin, Texas. Zhang and his Ph.D. student co-au…


Kyoungwoon Kim, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won first prize at the prestigious 2014 Asia Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC) in Japan. Kim, whose advisor and co-author is Dr. Cam Nguyen, the TI Professor II in Analog Engineer…


Professor Arum Han of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University is featured in an interview on the One Health Grand Challenge website discussing his research. The One Health Grand Challenge is an opportunity for Texas A&M schools and colleges to plan and …


Dr. Le Xie, an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was one of the keynote speakers at the International Workshop on Today's Research for Tomorrow's Grid on Oct. 15-16. The workshop was organized by Tsinghua University in Beijing…


Dr. Brett P. Giroir CEO of Texas A&M Health Science Center, announced the appointment of Dr. Theresa Maldonado to the role of special assistant to the CEO. She joins the health science center from the National Science Foundation as well as the Texas A&M Dwight Look College of Engineering and…


Dr. B. Don Russell, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named a Distinguished Member by the Council of Large Electric Power Systems (CIGRE). The award was presented in Washington, D.C. at the annual meeting of the United States Com…


Dr. Hamid Toliyat, Raytheon Endowed Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University received the 2014 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Nikola Tesla Award. The Nikola Tesla Award is given for outstanding contributions to the gene…