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Elbashir visits UTP in Malaysia and Instituto Tecnológico de Celaya in Mexico

Published Mar 27, 2019

Dr. Nimir Elbashir, chair and professor in the Petroleum Engineering Program and chemical engineering professor, gave a talk about advancement in natural gas processing research at the Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) in Malaysia. Elbashir visited UTP with Dr. Jeff Spath, chair of the Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering at Texas A&M, to sign an MoU to explore collaborations in research…

New student organization holds beach cleanup

Published Mar 27, 2019

Eco-soteria, a new student organization that raises awareness about various environmental issues and concerns in Qatar, recently organized a beach cleanup. Twenty-three students traveled to Simaisma Beach to clean the beach of trash and to learn more about the effects of littering on oceans. They collected around 120 kilograms of waste. Led by freshman Noora Al Thani, the club educates students…

Masad and Elbashir represent Texas A&M and TEES at MoU signing in Malaysia

Published Mar 27, 2019

Texas A&M University and the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) established a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Universiti Teknologi Petronas (UTP) on 4 March 2019 at the UTP campus in Perak, Malaysia. The areas of collaboration were identified based on a previous visit of UTP leadership to Texas A&M at Qatar in September 2018. The MoU aimed at establishing collaborations in areas…

Texas A&M at Qatar Gas and Fuels Research Center celebrates MoU with Energy Institute

Published Mar 27, 2019

The Gas and Fuels Research Center (GFRC) and Texas A&M University at Qatar recently celebrated the center’s agreement with the Texas A&M Energy Institute based in College Station, Texas (USA), to partner on research education and training. The GFRC is a multidisciplinary research center that aims to lead the integrated research activities and resources of Texas A&M to support shale gas and natural…