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Michael Foss, immediate past president of Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), and Dr. Natarajan Gautam, recipient of the Fellow Award from the IISE. Dr. Natarajan Gautam of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University received the Fellow Awa…


Parisa Khodabakhshi, a Ph.D. student in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the O.H. Ammann Research Fellowship from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). This fellowship is given to a member of ASCE to promote the creation of new kn…


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…


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. Luca Quadrifoglio, associate professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant. In order to receive the grant, Quadrifoglio had to develop a very intensive proposal. The aim of this award is to promo…


Dr. Francisco Olivera, associate professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, was appointed Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). A prestigious honor held by fewer than 3.5 percent of ASCE members, ASCE Fellows are identified as having made…


The Texas A&M University Institute for Advanced Study (TIAS) announced its Faculty Fellows for the 2015-16 academic year and Dr. Kumares Sinha will be joining the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering. Sinha is an expert on highway infrastructure systems engineering and he will be involved with…


The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has named Dr. Terry Alfriend, professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, a 2015 AIAA Honorary Fellow. Presentation of the new Fellows and Honorary Fellows will take place at the AIAA Aerospace Spotli…


Two 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. Krishna Narayanan (left), professor, and Dr. Mark Weichold (right), Regents Professor and dean and CEO of Texas …


The final 2014-2015 Energy Institute Fellowships were recently announced, a selection of 10 students out of over 60 applications from 20 departments and several colleges, including the Texas A&M School of Law.  Among those 10 was Bradley Beeny of the Department of Nuclear Engineering, for his r…


On Monday, April 14, the Department of Nuclear Engineering held its annual Awards and Recognition banquet in the Memorial Student Center. The primary purpose of this event is to highlight achievements of students, faculty and staff, and former students.  Over 75 attended, including former student…


Two Department of Computer Science and Engineering faculty members were among the recipients of the 2013-2014 Texas A&M College of Engineering Teaching, Service, and Contribution Awards. Dr. Lawrence Rauchwerger was recognized for his overall contribution in teaching, scholarly activities, and p…


Dr. Zenon Medina-Cetina (pictured on the right), assistant professor in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elected a fellow of the Society for Underwater Technology (SUT). The society held its annual general meeting, awards ceremony and members' dinner …


Dr. Vladislav V. Yakovlev, who joined the faculty as professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering in January, has been elevated to the rank of Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA). He is one of 66 individuals among OSA’s regular members to be so distinguished in 2012. Election to…


Dr. Gerard Coté, Charles H. and Bettye Barclay Professor and head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named 2012 Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Conferred by the IEEE board of directors, Coté is being recognized f…