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Science Program celebrates 10 years of sharing knowledge

Published Nov 17, 2013

Dr. Hassan Bazzi, associate professor of chemistry and program chair of the Science Program, recently celebrated and honored two faculty members…

QAFCO to sponsor University conference

Published Nov 06, 2013

Qatar Fertiliser Company (QAFCO) signed an agreement with Texas A&M University at Qatar on 23 Oct. to sponsor The QAFCO Texas A&M at Qatar Conference…

Aggie women's team to play Tartans in final game of the season

Published Nov 03, 2013

The Aggie women's basketball team will face off against the Tartans of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar on 6 Nov. Tipoff is set for 7:45 p.m. at the Hamad bin Khalifa Student Center gym. "The team is calling on the 12th man, show your support by wearing maroon," said Kelli Campbell, coach and assistant lecturer of health and kinesiology.For information contact Kelli Campbell:…

Daripa hosts workshop on enhanced oil recovery

Published Aug 07, 2013

Dr. Prabir Daripa, associate professor of mathematics at Texas A&M University, in collaboration with Dr. Mohamed Elgindy, professor mathematics at Texas A&M at Qatar, recently hosted "Enhanced Oil Recovery and Porous Media Flows." This workshop focused on development, evaluation and implementation of efficient enhanced oil recovery. It also provided a platform for current state enhanced…

Work by Grubbs and University researcher published in chemistry journal

Published Jun 26, 2013

Dr. Robert Grubbs, QAPCO Chair in Polymer Science and Engineering, the Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry at the California Institute of Technology and 2005 Nobel laureate in chemistry, was recently published in Polymer Chemistry. Co-authored by Dr. Robert…

Texas A&M University at Qatar hosts green chemistry and engineering conference

Published Jan 10, 2013

Texas A&M University at Qatar hosted the QAFCO-Texas A&M at Qatar Chemistry Conference 2013 on Thursday at the University’s Engineering Building at the Education City campus. The conference explored green chemistry and its application to environmental challenges as its main focus. This was the sixth installment of this annual event with QAFCO that began in 2007.The conference…

Texas A&M University at Qatar hosts neural networking conference

Published Nov 12, 2012

Texas A&M University at Qatar launched the 19th International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP) Monday at the Renaissance Doha City Center Hotel. The event’s opening ceremony was hosted by HE Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada, minister of energy and industry, and attended by guests from local industry and around the world. The University is the conference organizer…

Symposium in College Station honors QAPCO Chair Grubbs

Published Oct 01, 2012

Leaders from Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) and Texas A&M University at Qatar participated in a symposium held last week in College Station, Texas, to recognize Dr. Robert H. Grubbs' appointment as an adjunct faculty member and inaugural holder of the QAPCO Chair in Polymer Science and Engineering.Texas A&M University hosted the Strategy and Design in Transition Metal-Catalyzed…

Symposium to honor Grubbs appointment

Published Sep 17, 2012

The Science Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar and the Department of Chemistry at Texas A&M University will host, on 27 Sept., a symposium titled "Strategy and Design in Transition Metal-Catalyzed Reactions" in honor of Professor Robert H. Grubbs, Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry, California Institute of Technology and Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2005.The symposium…

Texas A&M at Qatar and QAPCO to bring Nobel Laureate to Qatar

Published Apr 29, 2012

Texas A&M University at Qatar and Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO) signed an agreement on 29 April in which the corporation endowed a fund for the University to bring a Nobel Laureate to Qatar each year. The fund, comprising QR 274,000 annually, is titled the QAPCO Chair of Polymer Science and Engineering. It will provide for bringing a Nobel Laureate in the field of polymer science and engineering…