Archive for Mechanical Engineering

M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized Faculty and Staff Award winners during the 2017 Faculty and Staff Awards banquet.


The Texas A&M University College of Engineering honored six alumni during the 2017 Outstanding Alumni Awards Banquet.


The Texas A&M University College of Engineering took part in Texas A&M’s presence at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin last month, bringing several exciting aspects of the college to visitors to the ‘Texas A&M House’ at the Hotel Van Zandt in downtown Austin. The college’…


Texas A&M Engineering’s graduate program was again ranked 11th overall nationally in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, “America’s Best Graduate Schools 2018.” The college also ranked seventh among public institutions. Individual programs ranked were: aerospace engineering, 7 (4 pu…


With mentorship and funding opportunities on the line, in addition to a chance to present at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin next month, the stakes were higher than ever at the latest Aggies Invent. In a special one-day Aggies Invent, students had eight hours to create basic prototyp…


M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Richard Miles, Dr. Thomas Overbye and Dr. Zhijian “ZJ” Pei Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Distinguished Research Professors.


Four Texas A&M University engineering students have been named University Innovation Fellows (UIF) by Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d.school) at Stanford University, a program to empower students to help their peers gain an entrepreneurial mindset and creative confidence. Momore Adesanmi …


Parisa Khodabakhshi, a Ph.D. student in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the O.H. Ammann Research Fellowship from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). This fellowship is given to a member of ASCE to promote the creation of new kn…


Jeffrey Zhao and Sahil Dhanju, engineering students at Texas A&M University, were part of a team that took home a national coding prize from the “Dream it. Code it. Win it.” competition. Zhao, a sophomore mechanical engineering student and University Innovation Fellow and Sahil Dhanju, a comput…


Dr. Jerald Caton, the Gulf Oil/ Thomas A. Dietz Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named a service award recipient for the College of Engineering Teaching, Service and Engineering Outstanding Contribution Awards. Faculty members are nominated …


The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University currently has 13 full-time professors at the Texas A&M University at Qatar campus. Each year Dr. Andreas Polycarpou, head of Texas A&M’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, works with the program chair for the Qatar progr…


According to the United States Department of Labor the average expected salary of a mechanical engineer is $80,580 per year. In fiscal year 2014, the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University issued 349 degrees to students who completed the rigorous curriculum. The mechanical…


When treating cancer, time is the most important variable available for both the patient and the doctor. Time allows doctors to increase the knowledge of the specific cancer plaguing a patient. Time allows for improvements in medications and technologies used as part of a prescribed treatment plan. …


Dr. Hong Liang, professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected to serve on the executive editorial board as the North American regional editor for the Institute of Physics’ (IOP), Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties Journal (STMP). As t…


The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University recently held a former student outreach event at Aggie Park in San Antonio. Current members of the department’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC) hosted the event. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of the Dwight Look Coll…