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Carolyn Walther, a graduate student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, was named the international winner of the American Helicopter Society’s (AHS) prestigious 2017 Robert L. Lichten award competition. Walther works with Dr. Moble Benedict in the Advanced Verti…


What if you could change the way students are educated and inspired? Suparna Mukhopadhyay, a student in the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M University, worked to do just that at the Aggies Invent on Education, held Feb. 3-5. In partnership with students from the Department o…


Texas A&M University’s presence at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival in Austin this week will include robots developed by current and former students from the Electronics Systems Engineering Technology (ESET) and Multidisciplinary Engineering Technology (MXET) Programs’ Mobile Integrated So…


Meltem Apaydin, a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received the best paper award from the 2016 International Conference on Intelligent Biology and Medicine (ICIBM 2016). Apaydin’s paper “Robust mutant strain design by pessimistic…


BUILD, a student-led organization that is aimed at unifying the student body through a physically uniting effort, is making waves across the Texas A&M University campus for its innovative and aspirational endeavors. The organization, which also aims to connect students from all different types o…


<https://www.youtube.com/embed/Av_D5JG-P60> Between track practices, student athletic advisory committee meetings, Kappa Alpha Psi activities and working in the office of the Board of Regents, Kohl Anderson has little time to ponder the opportunities that arise. The senior in the Department…


Nasan Tsengeg, sophomore in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, placed first for undergraduate research in the engineering category of Texas A&M’s student research week.  Tsengeg contributes to ongoing research being conducted by Dr. Carlos Estra…


Payman Dehghanian, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, received several recent honors for leadership and scholarly activities. Dehghanian received a research grant scholarship from the American Public Power Association (APPA) under t…


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…


Matthew Aguirre, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been selected as the first-place winner of the James Barany Student Award for Excellence from the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering (IISE). The award recognizes undergrad…


Katie Schneider was born on the same day that NASA’s shuttle STS-75 launched. Looking back on that, it only seems fitting that her passion for aerospace engineering coincided with a NASA launch. Schneider continued her fascination with space and had a strong desire to work in the NASA mission contr…