Texas A&M AgriLife Research and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station were recently awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture that will be used in their collaboration to help ensure the safety of fresh food products.
The Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) awarded $40,000 in seed grant funding to new research collaborations at its fourth TEES Annual Research Conference. First place and $20,000 was awarded to the Cyber Warriors team for their project, “Powering Up: Cybersecurity Education for a Dispersed Workforce.”
Researchers at Texas A&M University are working on new Specially Adapted Housing Assistive Technology that could help veterans with severe spinal cord injuries and disorders achieve even more independence with a grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Dr. Arum Han and a Texas A&M University-led research team received a grant from the DARPA program totaling more than $15 million to develop a way to quickly detect and determine which bacterial pathogens are present in a soil or water sample.
During the inaugural President’s Excellence Fund Symposium, eight Texas A&M faculty members, including three from the College of Engineering, that earned project funding from the first round of Texas A&M's X-Grants gave presentations about their research.
Dr. David Staack and graduate research assistant Xin Tang are looking to nature for inspiration in developing a new method of underwater plasma generation using shrimp as a model – a discovery which could provide significant improvements for actions ranging from water sterilization to drilling.
The Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) and National Technical University of Athens, have signed a formal affiliation agreement that will foster and strengthen collaborations between the two institutions.