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The Master of Science in safety engineering degree, conferred by the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center (MKOPSC), has been recognized by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) as satisfying the requirements to register as a professional pro…


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…


The first cohort of students admitted into the Zachry Leadership Program was honored with a reception Nov. 9 at Kyle Field. All 32 students were in attendance, along with M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of Texas A&M Engineering, John Zachry, Zachry Group Chairman & CEO, as well …


Dr. Hae-Kwon Jeong, associate professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, and his team’s research was spotlighted in the October 7th issue of the Journal of the American Chemical Society.


Texas A&M University has established two new interdisciplinary graduate programs in energy: the Master of Science in Energy and the Certificate in Energy. The Master of Science in Energy and the Certificate in Energy are designed to introduce students and professionals to a broad spectrum of im…


Texas A&M University at Qatar in collaboration with founding supporter ORYX GTL has launched the ORYX GTL – Gas-to-Liquid Excellence Program to prepare the highly skilled engineers and technical staff needed to lead and operate Qatar’s world-class industrial facilities. ORYX GTL will fund the…


Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus, William and Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow and associate professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, is a finalist in the energy category of the 2015 World Technology Network Awards.  “I am honored to be a finalist,” said Lutkenha…


Texas A&M University at Qatar’s bachelor’s degree programs in chemical engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and petroleum engineering have been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in appli…


Dr. Christodoulos A. Floudas, director of the Texas A&M Energy Institute and the Erle Nye ’59 Chair Professor for Engineering Excellence in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, presented the 2015 P.V. Danckwerts Memorial Lecture at the 10th European …


One hundred ninety two members of the sophomore class officially joined the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University this fall, boasting the highest number of female undergraduates to date. The students were welcomed at a reception hosted by Dr. M. Nazmul Karim…


Plastic is not just pliable and recyclable; research is proving that polymers can be incredibly powerful.  Dr. Jodie Lutkenhaus, associate professor and William and Ruth Neely Faculty Fellow in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, was recently awarded over $300,000 by the De…


Dr. Christodoulos Floudas, Erle Nye ’59 Chair Professor for Engineering Excellence in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University and director of the Texas A&M Energy Institute, was named a Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher for the second year in a row…


Dr. Timothy Jacobs and Dr. Victor Ugaz, professors in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University, were both honored with University Professorships for Undergraduate Teaching Excellence (UPUTE). Jacobs is the Steve Brauer, Jr. ’02 Faculty Fellow and undergraduate program dire…


Faculty growth in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University grew by a factor of five in 2015; in the spirit of increase, three assistant professors were promoted with tenure Sept. 1. INTRODUCING NEW FACULTY MEMBERS: James Harris - Professor of PracticePh.D…


Dr. Yue Kuo, Dow Professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University and Electrochemical Society (ECS) Fellow, was featured in an ECS podcast for his work in solid state science.  Kuo was interviewed on his personal and professional journeys in education…