Archive for computer engineering

David LaCroix, computer engineering honors graduate in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the Outstanding Thesis Award for the Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics division of the LAUNCH: Undergraduate Research awards. …


M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized five Faculty and Staff Award winners from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering during the 2016 Faculty and Staff Awards banquet. Banks pre…


Dr. Nick Duffield, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was appointed a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). The IET, which is based in the United Kingdom, is one of the world’s largest engineering institutions wit…


Dr. I-Hong Hou, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a research instrumentation award from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for his proposal, “Equipment for Research in Network and Systems.” The award is the result of…


Dr. P.R. Kumar, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the prestigious IEEE INFOCOM Achievement Award at the IEEE INFOCOM conference. The IEEE INFOCOM Achievement Award is the highest honor that can be bestowed on a researcher in the…


The second annual Big Data workshop was held recently at Texas A&M University to foster connections across disciplines that intersect this area and help people to continue to identify opportunities for collaboration. The workshop was comprised of 27 short talks from speakers from across the univ…


Honghuang Lin, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a third-place Best Paper Award at the premier conference for the functional design and verification of electronic systems. Lin, who is in the computer engineering and system…


Three professors in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University were named Fellows of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). Dr. Jiang Hu (left), Dr. Peng Li (center) and Dr. Xi Zhang (right) were named IEEE Fellows fo…


Dr. P. R. Kumar, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, delivered the keynote speech during the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Real Time Systems Symposium (RTSS). During his speech, Kumar, holder of the College of En…


Cassandra Bub, undergraduate student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, created a guitar tuner and metronome that was developed by Microsoft. Bub and her fellow interns developed the two programs while interning for Microsoft after her freshman year a…


Dr. Nancy Amato, Unocal professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named to Robohub’s list of “25 Women in Robotics You Need to Know About.” Now in its third year, Robohub publishes the list annually to recognize women in robotics. Amato was se…


Dr. Walter C. Daugherity, senior lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, will be honored as the Mathematics and Computer Science Alumnus of the Year by Oklahoma Christian University.  Daugherity was selected by Oklahoma Christian’s Department of M…


Dr. Robin Murphy, Raytheon professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named an Agent of Change by TIME. TIME honors those who are the inventors, builders, experimenters and imaginers of future technology as Agents of Change. Researchers who use …


Dr. Aakash Tyagi has been awarded an instructional grant to develop a one-of-a-kind course in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University.  Tyagi, a professor of practice, was awarded $5,000 to complete his project “Bringing Chip Design Verification to Academia.” …


Dr. Nick Duffield, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, and professor by courtesy in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, is part of a group that was awarded a multi-million dollar contract from the Defense Advanced Research…