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Aggie men's team set for basketball against undefeated ASD team

Published Jan 24, 2010

The undefeated Aggie men's basketball team will face-off against the undefeated team from the American School of Doha on Jan. 28.The game is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. at the American School of Doha gym. A bus will be available for students who need a ride at 6:15 p.m. in front of the LAS building. On Friday, January 29th, the team will play against the Bears of Weill Cornell…

Mechanical engineering students visit Shafallah

Published Jan 21, 2010

Dr. Andy Conkey, assistant professor of mechanical engineering and Dr. Dan McAdams, associate professor of mechanical engineering, accompanied their senior design class to visit the Shafallah Center. The mission of the Shafallah is a center that provides comprehensive services and care to individuals with development learning challenges. The senior design class visited to further their…

Nobel laureate to open chemistry conference Thursday

Published Jan 19, 2010

Texas A&M at Qatar next week will host chemistry scholars from several countries for the QAFCO-Texas A&M at Qatar Chemistry Conference 2010.Sponsored by Qatar Fertiliser Company, the conference will convene Thursday, 21 Jan., in the Texas A&M Engineering Building. Dr. Robert Grubbs, the Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry at the California Institute of Technology…

Ozalp appointed the associate editor of ASME scholarly journal

Published Jan 19, 2010

Dr. Nesrin Ozalp, senior assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has been appointed associate editor for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Journal of Energy Resources Technology. Ozalp was selected for this position because of her expertise and her record of accomplishment in the field of energy research. For information contact Dr. Nesrin Ozalp: nesrin.ozalp@qatar.tamu.edu.

Joint project wins best poster at gas symposium

Published Jan 19, 2010

A research paper based on collaborative research project between Qatar Shell Research and Technology Center (QSTRC) and Texas A&M at Qatar won the best poster award at the Gas Processing Center's symposium held at Qatar University last week. The paper is co-authored by Dr. Marwa Al-Ansary of QSTRC, Dr. Eyad Masad, Texas A&M at Qatar's assistant dean for research and graduate studies, and…

Mannan to present second talk in distinguished lecture series

Published Jan 19, 2010

Dr. Sam Mannan, Regents Professor, holder of T. Michael O’Connor Chair I and director of the Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center at Texas A&M University, on 26 Jan. will present the second lecture of the Texas A&M at Qatar distinguished lecture series.The lecture, "Lessons Learned from Past Incidents Shed Light on Present Day Needs and Challenges in Process Safety,"…

Aggie women's team set for basketball against ASD and QA

Published Jan 18, 2010

The Aggie women's basketball team will face-off against the junior varsity team of the American School of Doha on Wednesday at American School of Doha gym beginning at 6 p.m. On Sunday, the team will play Qatar Academy. The game is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. at Qatar Academy gym. For information contact Melissa Minus: melissa.minus@qatar.tamu.edu.

Aggie men's team set for basketball against Tartans

Published Jan 18, 2010

The Aggie men's basketball team will face-off against the Tartans of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar on 25 Jan. The game is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. at Qatar Academy gym. For information contact Michael Collins: michael.collins@qatar.tamu.edu.

Top Qatari high school students visit Texas A&M at Qatar

Published Jan 12, 2010

The Office of Student and Community Relations and Office of Admissions and Records this week are hosting the top 10 senior Qatari students from several area high schools.Participants have the opportunity to complete an online admissions application, tour the Texas A&M Engineering Building, view robot demonstrations and learn about the services offered by the Office of Academic…

Texas A&M at Qatar to host lecture on lattice coding

Published Jan 10, 2010

Dr. Sriram Vishwanath, associate professor of electrical engineering at the University of Texas, on Wednesday will present "Lattice Coding for Interference Networks."The lecture will focus on the benefits of lattice coding on a selected class of interference networks. The lecture is scheduled to begin at 12 p.m. in lecture hall 144. A light lunch will be served. For information…