Archive for Graduate

Research conducted in the Advanced Vertical Flight Laboratory (AVFL) at Texas A&M University was featured in the recent IEEE Spectrum online magazine. The project highlighted was the robotic hummingbird being developed by graduate student David Coleman and Moble Benedict, an assistant professor…


Keith Krenek, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF). NSF awarded the GRF to 2,000 individuals from among 16,500 applicants in 2015. Krenek is adv…


Nineteen students from the Sketch Recognition Lab, directed by CSE Associate Professor Dr. Tracy Anne Hammond, in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering received ten awards for their research comprised of a myriad of projects from digitizing sketch-based neuropsychology tests to putting …


Texas A&M University at Qatar graduated more than 100 engineers at its spring commencement exercise Thursday (7 May) evening at the Ceremonial Court at Education City.  The ceremony celebrated the branch campus’ new spring graduates with approximately 105 degrees across four engineering disci…


Three students from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University presented and won awards at the AIAA Region IV Student Conference. There were 20 presentations in various categories. David Coleman won first place in the graduate category for his paper and presentation, “On th…


The Interface Ecology Lab, directed by Associate Professor Andruid Kerne of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, is exhibiting the Art.CHI 2015 gallery with innovative forms of curation in the ACM CHI 2015 Conference in Seoul, South Korea this month. Art.CH…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, is the recipient of the IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Individual Award. Dehghanian, who is in Dr. Mladen Kezunovic's research group, received the award during an ceremony on April 18…


William Scholten ’14, a graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP). The NSF GRFP is a highly competitive fellowship awarded to students pursuing master’s and doc…


David Coleman, a first-year graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, won second place in the American Helicopter Society’s (AHS) 2015 Robert L. Lichten award competition. There were eight finalists competing for the award, one from each of the regional…


Christopher Bertagne, a graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, working under the advise of Dr. Darren Hartl with co-chair Dr. John Whitcomb, was awarded second place in the SPIE/ASME 2015 Student Paper Competition. SPIE, the International Society for…


Five graduate students from the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University attended the 37th Annual Conference on Guidance and Control in Breckenridge, Colorado in February.  During the conference, the students gave two poster presentations and three paper presentations, as wel…


Aashwin Mishra, a recent Ph.D. graduate of the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded second place in the annual poster competition at the 67th Meeting of the American Physical Society DFD held recently in San Francisco. The competition featured more than 70 se…


Outreach plays a vital role in the recruitment of a future generation of engineers, as well as provides exposures to different types of career paths that middle and high school students may not have considered on their own. Every winter, the Rio Grande Council of the Boy Scouts of America hosts a ca…


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…


Dr. Nancy M. Amato, Unocal Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and senior director of honors programs in the Dwight Look College of Engineering, has taken on two important leadership roles with the Computing Research Association (CRA). In July, Amato began a three-yea…