Archive for Students

Viet Pham, a graduate student in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named one of two winners of the 2011 Sustainable Engineering Forum Best Student Paper Award, presented by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). The paper fo…


Faculty, students and a fewstudents from the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering raked in the honors at the Institute of Industrial Engineers Annual Research Conference held in Reno, Nev., in May.Professor Sila Çetinkaya and he former student Xingchu Liu won the Scheduling and Logistics…


Three Texas A&M Engineering students have begun summer internships in Washington, D.C., through the university's Public Policy Internship Program. Among the 15 total interns are engineering students Amy Aldrich, a senior electrical engineering major with minors in Arabic studies and mathematics…


Joseph H. Snow '42, a former student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named the recipient of the Dr. George H. Bahder Memorial Award from the Insulated Conductors Committee (ICC) of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).…


William Richardson, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, was selected as the recipient of the 2011 Texas Engineering Foundation (TEF) Graduate Student Scholarship. Richardson was selected to represent the Dwight Look College of Engineering based on his impressive academic …


Ray A. Rothrock '77 was named the first Distinguished Former Student of the Department of Nuclear Engineering at its annual banquet April 28.Rothrock (left with Department Head Raymond Juzaitis) also delivered the keynote address as part of the department's Nuclear Technology and Society Invited Spe…


Rayford G. Anthony, Perry Schwierzke and James Turner each has been honored with the title of distinguished alumnus by the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. The three Texas A&M chemical engineering graduates are the newest members of the department…


Building a Future, a video by Andrew (Drew) Paton, senior industrial distribution major, has been nominated for the national GoAbroad Innovation Award for Student Videos. Paton's film captures the moving experience he and fellow Aggie Men's Club members had during a Spring 2011 volunteer program wi…


Texas A&M University's student chapter of INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) was named Organization of the Year for 2010 by Texas A&M University. The chapter triumphed over more than 700 organizations to receive this honor.The chapter is being recognized…


Texas A&M University will play host to the 2011 ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC) on Friday and Saturday, May 20 and 21. The competition, which will be held at Reed Arena, is open to the public from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday and will feature 550 participants from 48 …


Assistant Professor Scott Schaefer and Ph.D. student Josiah Manson won the Best Paper Award at Eurographics 2011. Eurographics is the top computer graphics conference in Europe, and is highly selective and competitive, with only 17 percent of papers being accepted. Furthermore, Eurographics is the …


The Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University has honored Tom Cogan as the second recipient of the department's Distinguished Alumnus Award. Cogan was selected for his significant and lasting contributions to the aerospace engineering profession, the commercial aviation industr…


Will Sames, senior nuclear engineering student, has been elected the student director of the American Nuclear Society's Board of Directors. As student director, Sames will represent students members from across the nation, acting as their voice on the committee."I am excited to represent the studen…


Two students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University have received the prestigious Gulf Coast Power Association Scholarship.Richard H. Douglin and Tania Oritseweyinmi Okotie received their awards during a ceremony earlier this month. Both students are in …


The Department of Computer Science and Engineering junior Ivan Hernandez has been awarded a Microsoft scholarship for the 2011-2012 school year. Microsoft's scholarship qualifies Hernandez to receive $3,000 in tuition coverage. He not only received the scholarship but also was offered an internshi…