Gov. Rick Perry announced today that The Texas A&M University System has received a $5 million grant from the state's Emerging Technology Fund for the Texas A&M Agriculture and Engineering Bioenergy Alliance.
About 40 high school students from Laredo's two engineering magnet schools are working with researchers in the Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) to provide electricity to colonias residents.
Malcolm Verdict, associate director of the Texas Engineering Experiment Station's (TEES) Energy Systems Laboratory, will address high-level government, business and financial leaders at the Asia Clean Energy Forum in Manila, Philippines, June 26-28.
The Texas A&M Agriculture and Engineering BioEnergy Alliance and Chevron Corporation have entered into a strategic research agreement to accelerate the production and conversion of crops for manufacturing ethanol and other biofuels from cellulose.
Dr. Laszlo Kish, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M and a TEES researcher, is featured in a front page article on the New Scientist Tech Web site for his work in secure communication.
Dr. Bjarne Stroustrup, professor and College of Engineering Endowed
Chair in Computer Science, will preview his
paper, "Evolving a language in and for the real world: C++ 1991-2006," Wednesday (May 23).
Dr. Bryan Rasmussen, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M University, has received a 2007 CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his dynamics and control research.