Archive for Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution

The Thomas and Joan Read Center for Distribution Research & Education, a center within the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and part of the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University, launched an industry funded large research …


Five students representing the Electronic Systems Engineering Technology Program (ESET) at Texas A&M University presented papers on a number of topics at the ASEE Gulf Southwest Regional Conference in New Orleans April 2-4. Tanner Perkins was awarded best student paper for his paper and present…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University honored six alumni April 3 during the Outstanding Alumni Awards Banquet. Receiving the Outstanding Alumni Honor Award were William A. Coskey ’75, chairman, CEO and president of ENGlobal Corporation; Mark A Fischer ’72, chairman, CEO…


Dr. Jay Porter, professor in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution at Texas A&M University has been selected to receive the American Society for Engineering Education’s 2014 Frederick J. Berger Award. The award recognizes excellence in engineering technology to in…


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Reza Langari head of the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution. Langari has served as interim department head since September 2013. Langari earned bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees …


Six engineering faculty members are among 24 faculty and staff who have been selected to receive the 2014 Texas A&M University Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award. The 2014 recipients from the Dwight Look College of Engineering are:  FOR TEACHING Dr. Arul Jayaraman,…


Dr. Johannes Strobel, director of educational outreach programs for the Dwight Look College of Engineering and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), has been appointed to serve on the Committee on Guiding Implementation of K-12 Engineering Education in the United States. The comm…


Chun-Wei Yao, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, was selected as the Dwight Look College of Engineering’s recipient of the George Bush Presidential Library Foundation Grant. Yao was selected for the award due to his exemplary academic record and research accomplishments. …


The Dwight Look College of Engineering will participate in Texas A&M University’s annual premiere recruiting event, Aggieland Saturday, on Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The open house will include resource tables from each of the undergraduate programs in the Look College for prospective stude…


The Student Engineers’ Council (SEC) at Texas A&M University is hosting its 2014 Spring Career Fair on Tuesday (Jan. 28) at Reed Arena. The fair, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., is the premier recruiting event for the Dwight Look College of Engineering. The career fair is planned, organized, …


The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) has invited Dr. Walter Buchanan to serve as a member of its study committee for the project, “Status, Role, and Needs of Engineering Technology in the United States. Buchanan is a professor in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribu…


Pictured left to right: Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, with Jean-Louis Briaud, Teresa Wright, Linda Huff and Robert Nevels. Faculty and staff in the Dwight Look College of Engineering and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) were recognized Dec…


Graduate students from the Master of Industrial Distribution Program at Texas A&M University visited Norway and Sweden Oct. 13-18.  The 36 students are working professionals from various channels with an average of 15 years of work experience each. The visit is part of the Global Distribution…


Lean Supply Chain Management short course participants in Panama The Thomas and Joan Read Center for Distribution Research and Education, part of the Industrial Distribution Program at Texas A&M University and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recently offered short cou…


The 100 fastest-growing Aggie-owned or Aggie-led businesses in the world were recognized today (Oct. 25) at the 9th Annual Aggie 100 program, sponsored by the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. The Aggie 100 focuses on growth as an i…