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Texas A&M at Qatar mentors 19th-ranked Qatar robotics team

Published Sep 01, 2020

High school students with an interest in robotics from schools across Qatar have formed Team Qatar, the STEM-vengers, to represent the country in the FIRST® Global Challenge, an "Olympics"-style robotics event. The team is part of Texas A&M University at Qatar’s STEM Hub Robotics Club, which is currently ranked 19th out of 174 teams from around the world.

Al Maerifa talks resume with presentation on Texas A&M at Qatar’s response to COVID-19

Published Aug 26, 2020

Texas A&M at Qatar will restart its Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series designed to share expertise and knowledge with the local community in Qatar on 10 Sept. with a discussion of the university’s response to COVID-19. When the global COVID-19 pandemic began, Texas A&M at Qatar funded seven research projects to help…

Texas A&M at Qatar welcomes record class for fall semester

Published Aug 26, 2020

The start of the fall semester at Texas A&M University at Qatar, a Qatar Foundation partner university, saw a record 181 new undergraduate engineering students — including the largest incoming class of 103 Qatari students.

Zdenek Burianec Memorial Award presented to Process Systems Engineering research team

Published Aug 26, 2020

The Process Systems Engineering research team at Texas A&M at Qatar led by Chemical Engineering Program faculty members Dr. Patrick Linke and Dr. Dhabia Al-Mohannadi presented multiple research papers at the 23rd Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction (PRES'20), one of the major conferences in the process integration and sustainable development fields.

Political science professor to lead Liberal Arts Program

Published Aug 13, 2020

Dr. Joseph Ura has been appointed chair of the Liberal Arts Program effective 1 Sept. for a four-year term.

Electrical engineering enters top rankings again

Published Aug 10, 2020

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Program at Texas A&M at Qatar has been ranked in the top 75 of the best electrical and electronics engineering programs worldwide according to ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020.

Engineers transform snorkeling masks to ventilators

Published Jul 29, 2020

Professors and lab engineers from Texas A&M at Qatar mobilized their resources to develop face shields, valves, and other tools that would help fight COVID-19.

Texas A&M at Qatar students present research papers at IEEE

Published Jul 29, 2020

Three teams of electrical and computer engineering students recently presented papers at the at the 47th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC).

Texas A&M at Qatar to lead $3.2 million project on cybersecurity for the smart grid

Published Jul 28, 2020

An international research collaboration between academia and industry led by Texas A&M University at Qatar has received a $3.2 million grant from the Qatar National Research Foundation (QNRF) for a cluster project for smart grid cybersecurity infrastructure in Qatar, with the ultimate goal of providing safer,…

Sheharyar presents paper on using AR in engineering education at ASEE 2020

Published Jul 20, 2020

Ali Sheharyar, software developer in Research Computing, recently presented a paper virtually at this year’s American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) conference. The paper, with co-authors Dr. Eyad Masad and Dr. Arun Srinivasa, was about using the augmented reality (AR) technology to enhance the