Dr. Mian Riaz, director of the Process Engineering R&D Center and head of the extrusion technology program at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the 2016 Bernard Lown '42 Alumni Humanitarian Award from the University of Maine Alumni Association.
Dr. Michael Bittner and Dr. Aniruddha Datta, both from the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES)-AgriLife Center for Bioinformatics and Genomic Systems Engineering (CBGSE) and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, have received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) that will allow them to explore the use of system theoretic approaches to carry out cancer drug identification.
On Monday, April 4, 2016, the Texas A&M Energy Institute hosted Texas Optimization Day, one-day conference aimed to create an opportunity for researchers across the state to share their research and educational developments in the field.
With more devices connected to the internet, homes have become smarter. It’s possible for a refrigerator to send shopping reminders, and to control the lights or thermostat while away from home. But as the things around us become smarter, there is a growing need to ensure that they also become safer.
Researchers at the Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI) in conjunction with the Department of Nuclear Engineering at Texas A&M University, and Professor Charles M. Folden III at the Cyclotron Institute, have developed a new method in nuclear forensics research to determine the reactor origins of weapons-grade plutonium.