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Biomedical engineering student Landon Nash (right) was awarded the Sigma Xi interdisciplinary award and won first place during Student Research Week at Texas A&M University. His presentation, “Thermomechanical Characterization of Shape Memory Polymer Neurovascular Stents,” won first place among…


Elham Khabiri, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, won first place in the graduate section for the subject area of Math, Statistics, Computer Science at the Student Research Week oral competitions. Texas A&M University's campus-wide 15th annual SRW celebration…


Four research members of the Sketch Recognition Lab won the poster and oral competitions in Texas A&M's 15th annual Student Research Week (SRW) celebration held on-campus in Rudder Tower the week of March 19. Lab members honored were David Turner, a sophomore in computer engineering, who won fi…


Brennan Bailey, a Ph.D. candidate in materials science and engineering, has received an award to attend the International Conference of Young Researchers (ICYRAM) in Singapore July 1-6. She will present her work, “Manipulating Properties of PEG-DA Hydrogels for Enhanced Tissue Engineering Outcome…


Texas A&M University aerospace engineering Ph.D. candidate Shriram Jagannathan won first place in the university's Immersive Visualization Center's sixth annual competition. Students from a range of disciplines presented work ranging from virtual reality games to turbulent flows. Students creat…


A poster by three graduate students in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering tied for first place in the Engineering and Architecture division of Texas A&M University's Student Research Week 2012 poster competition. The poster, "Development of Experimental and Numerical Methods for Modelin…


Chinwe Ekenna, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been awarded a 2012-2013 Faculty for the Future Fellowship from the Schlumberger Foundation. The Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future fellowships are awarded to women academics in science and enginee…


Danielle Cummings and Paul Taele, graduate students in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, have been awarded NSF East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute (EAPSI) fellowships for 2012.  Cummings will conduct research in biosensor data visualization via augme…


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 2013." The ranking is one place higher than in 2011, when the college ranked 13th overall. Individual programs…


Four research teams in the Dwight Look College of Engineering have received grants from Texas A&M University's Tier One Program (TOP) for interdisciplinary education. The four projects chosen are: DEEP: Discover, Explore and Enjoy Physics and EngineeringKristi Shryock, Lecturer and Director of…


Myounggyu Won, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, received the Best Student Paper Award at the 9th IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing held in Melbourne, Australia, last fall. Won had two papers accepted: "Energy Efficient and Robus…


The Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M University will host its annual Student Paper Contest on Saturday (Jan. 28). Junior, senior and graduate petroleum engineering student swill give technical presentations before panels of industry judges. This year, 401 students w…


Graduate students and post-docs from several countries, including Turkey, Tunisia, France, Greece and Cyprus, as well as from Texas A&M University attended a "Winter School" workshop hosted by the International Institute for Multifunctional Material for Energy Conversion (IIMEC). The students w…


Timothy Mann, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been awarded a Texas A&M University Dissertation Fellowship for 2012. The fellowship, given by the Office of Graduate Studies, offers a $15,000 award for the 2012 calendar year; up to $5,000 for tuition and…


Texas A&M University's Gamma Mu chapter of Eta Kappa Nu received the Outstanding Chapter Award for 2010-2011. Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) is the electrical and computer engineering honor society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). "This coveted award is a mark of great di…