James Bond may use the fanciest, most expensive and high-tech devices to thwart would-be eavesdroppers, but in a pinch, the super-spy can use one Texas A&M engineer's simple, low-cost scheme to keep data secure from the bad guys.
Four members of the Texas Center for Applied Technology have been recognized by the U.S. Army's Central Technical Support Facility for outstanding work in designing, developing and implementing the Configuration Management Quality Assurance tool.
Dr. Malcolm Verdict, associate director of the Energy Systems Laboratory with the Texas Engineering Experiment Station, has been named the Energy Manager of the Year by the Association of Energy Engineers.
Dr. Yu Ding, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, has been named a 2005-2006 Montague Center for Teaching Excellence Scholar for the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University.
Dr. Ozden Ochoa, a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and associate dean of graduate studies at Texas A&M University, has received the Award in Composites from the American Society for Composites.
Dr. Paul Cizmas, associate professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been appointed to an aerospace propulsion committee of the National Research Council of the National Academies.