Archive for Energy

The inaugural Smart Grid Student Symposium is scheduled for Friday (April 29) in the Memorial Student Center at Texas A&M University. This student-led symposium will provide a forum to discuss valuable lessons learned from the fourth annual Smart Grid Workshop organized around the theme “Smart …


Tamara Becejac, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received a travel grant to participate in the 2016 IEEE Woman In Engineering (WIE) International Leadership Conference (ILC). Becejac was among only five recipients nationwide to re…


Ahad Esmaeilian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was awarded the Demonstration of Energy & Efficiency Developments (DEED) Student Research Grant provided by American Public Power Association. The DEED program is dedicated to im…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named the recipient of the IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Individual Award. This is the second year in a row he has received the award. Dehghanian will receive the award at t…


The Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station’s Smart Grid Center will host the fourth annual Smart Grid Workshop at the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M University campus on April 28. This year's workshop will focus on “Smart Grids Big Data.” Big data in smart electric grids comes f…


Dr. Stratos Pistikopoulos, associate director of the Texas A&M Energy Institute and TEES Distinguished Research Professor in the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been named editor-in-chief of the journal Computers & Chemical Engineering. Com…


Several graduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University received a Best Project Poster award at the Power System Engineering Research Center (PSERC) Industry Advisory Board meeting. Tamara Becejac, Payman Dehghanian, Ahad Esmaeilian, Cheng Qian…


Ahad Esmaeilian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, is the recipient of the 2016 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Industry Applications Society (IAS) Electrical Safety Prevention through Design Student Engineeri…


Payman Dehghanian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, recently received several honors for his scholarly activities. Dehghanian was selected as one of the Top 20 Young Scholars for Next Generation of Researchers in Power Systems, rece…


Payman Dehghanian, Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, was the recipient of the 2016 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Industry Applications Society (IAS) Electrical Safety Prevention through Design Student Engine…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, won prizes at two Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) events. Dehghanian, who is a research assistant for Dr. Mladen Kezunovic, received the 2nd Best Poster …


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…


Dr. Mehrdad Ehsani, the Robert M. Kennedy ’26 Professor II in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been elevated to Life Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). The Life Fellow designation is granted to an IEEE Fellow…


Payman Dehghanian, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, is the recipient of the Best Ph.D. Student Award from the department. The award is presented to a student in the electrical and computer engineering department for “outstandin…


Payman Dehghanian, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, is the recipient of the 2015 IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu Outstanding Professional Award. The award is presented to an individual selected from a nationwide search to recognize an except…