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Ooredoo, Qatar University and Texas A&M University at Qatar have signed a major new research agreement to support innovation and development in Qatar and across the wider region. The agreement will support research in key areas, including fast deployable wireless communication systems for …


Dr. M. Sam Mannan, director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s Mary Kay O’Conner Process Safety Center and Regents Professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named the first holder of the M.A. Naser Chair by Bangladesh Unive…


Dr. Nancy M. Amato and Carol A. Huff were named recipients of The Texas A&M University System’s Regents Professor Award and Regents Fellow Service Award, respectively.  Amato is the Unocal Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, senior director of Engineering Honors Pro…


Dehydration is the second leading cause of death in infants, but what if a simple pacifier could prevent it? Student team DeHydraTect has developed a dehydration-detecting pacifier for just this cause through Aggies Invent: Pediatric Medical Applications. Aggies Invent promotes an innovation and en…


Dr. M. Sam Mannan and researchers in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University were featured on the cover of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Journal. Mannan, director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s Mary Kay O’Connor…


Faculty and staff from the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station's Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI) at Texas A&M University organized the second Nuclear Facilities Experience (NFE) for American students and young professionals through a grant from the National Nucle…


Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, the Eugene E. Webb Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was invited to serve on the review panel of the Physical Measurement Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Kezunovic, director …


The State of Texas has appropriated billions of dollars over the next biennium to address the state’s aging transportation infrastructure. Recognizing the need for better solutions to meet this challenge, the Texas Legislature appropriated $5 million for debt service for a joint venture between two …


Dr. Ying Li, professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University and holder of the Pioneer Natural Resources Faculty Fellow III Professorship, is the principal investigator for a $100,000 research grant funded by the National Science Foundation. Li and his colleague re…


Answering the nation’s call for viable solutions to its energy and manufacturing needs requires the input and collaboration of experts from a variety of disciplines. Those experts were on the Texas A&M University campus Monday (Aug. 17) as part of the Council on Competitiveness’ dialogue series.…


The Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI) hosted the first part of the 2015 Nuclear Security Training Series (NSTS) for Indian university faculty and students at Texas A&M University June 20-30. The NSTS is sponsored by the U.…


Nine students from the Dwight look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University were named recipients of the 2015 Kaneka Scholarship given by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s (TEES) Polymer Technology Center. The scholarship awards $1,000 in tuition to graduate and undergrad…


Fifteen ocean engineering students from the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University raced their human-powered submarine, The 12th Mantaray, to fourth place overall with a speed of 5.8 knots at the 13th International Human-Powered Submarine Races (ISR) June 22-26. The ISR, …


Texas A&M University Computer Science and Engineering Raytheon Professor Dr. Robin Murphy was a keynote speaker for the RoboUniverse Conference and Expo. The conference was held May 11-13, 2015 in New York City. Her talk was titled, "Disaster Robotics: Lessons Learned from 15 Years of Deploymen…


New medical technology that enables monitoring of a baby’s brain oxygen levels during labor and delivery is a step closer to reality after its startup company, Noninvasix, Inc., was awarded $100,000 in funding as the top company at the 2015 Texas New Ventures Competition (TNVC) at Texas A&M University.