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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…


Joshua Harris, an undergraduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded a 2012 NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Undergraduate Award under the NASA Aeronautics Scholarship Program. From a competitive field of more than 200 applicants, approximatel…


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…


James Havlock and Joshua Light, undergraduates in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, have been named recipients of the Buck Weirus Spirit Award by The Association of Former Students. The Buck Weirus Spirit Award, named for Richard "Buck" Weirus, a 1…


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…


The Tommy E. Lohman Gas Engineering Laboratory in the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering has received a grant from the college's Differential Tuition fund to upgrade the lab to fully support PETE 325, Petroleum Production Systems. In addition to existing single-station orifice plate…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University and Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, honored four outstanding alumni April 12 at a private banquet at the Miramont Country Club in Bryan, Texas. Tom Cogan ’77, Frosty Gilliam Jr. ’80, Dr. G.P. “Bud” P…


The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University and Dwight Look College of Engineering will celebrate the dedication of its newest building, the Emerging Technologies Building, Friday (April 13) at 2 p.m. Making remarks during the ceremony will be Board of Regents Chairman Richard A…


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…


Laura Bradt, an undergraduate student in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M, has been awarded first-place honors at the university’s Student Research Week for her research presentation. Bradt, who presented “Analysis of Desalination Processes for Treatment of Pro…


Aggie engineers Tommie E. Lohman and Lloyd H. Hughes are among the 12 recipients of the Texas A&M University 2012 Distinguished Alumnus Award. Texas A&M and The Association of Former Students announced the recipients March 28. They are: Donald A. Adam, Class of 1957, of Bryan, Texas; Bo…


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…


Ali El-Halwagi, an undergraduate student in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named recipient of the Texas A&M Class Star Award. The university-level honor, which is sponsored by Texas A&M Class Councils, is annually bestowed upon ou…