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Shukran from Texas A&M at Qatar

Published Feb 22, 2010

The Office of Student and Community Relations, in collaboration with Qatar Petroleum, on 22 Feb. recognized 150 individuals from companies in Qatar for their ongoing support of the University's mission to provide a world-class education.Minister of State for Energy and Industrial Affairs HE Dr. Mohamed Bin Saleh Al-Sada and Dr. Mark H. Weichold, dean and…

ASO and SEC to host Career for Engineers 2010

Published Feb 22, 2010

More than 70 companies have been invited for Texas A&M at Qatar's third annual spring recruiting event, Careers for Engineers 2010, on 10 March.Sponsored by the Academic Services Office and the Student Engineers' Council, the goal of this event is for students who are interested in seeking full-time employment or internship opportunities to meet with company representatives.…

Materials science symposium to offer solutions to obstacles faced by industrial sector

Published Feb 21, 2010

Experts warned about the need for sustainable and anti-corrosion materials in Qatar and the region on 18 Feb. during a materials science symposium.Texas A&M at Qatar, in collaboration with Qatar University, hosted, "Advances and Applications of Materials Science and Engineering in Qatar." The symposium focused on understanding performance and development of materials…

GCC companies to conduct student interviews

Published Feb 21, 2010

Texas A&M at Qatar will host representatives from Schlumberger Qatar, Shell Qatar and other GCC companies beginning 1 March to interview students for internship and employment opportunities.Students can also explore the the option of changing sponsorships. The program is organized by the University's Office of Student and Community Relations. For information contact Sarah…

Basketball tournament play begins Thursday

Published Feb 18, 2010

The undefeated Aggie men's basketball team will square off in game one of the post-season tournament today.The team will play against the Qatar Academy Falcons at 7:30 p.m. The tournament championship will be played on 20 Feb. at 3:30 p.m. All games will be played at American School of Doha gym. For information contactMichael Collins:

Science program offers lecture on plasmonic crystals

Published Feb 18, 2010

Dr. Slobodan Vukovic, principal research fellow and professor of physics at the Institute of Physics and faculty of physics at University of Belgrade, presented a talk about plasmonic crystals on Thursday.The lecture offered basic principles and major achievements of plasmon guiding and placed special emphasis on planar metal-dielectric superlattices.…

Faculty participate in materials science symposium

Published Feb 18, 2010

Texas A&M at Qatar faculty today participated in the Symposium on Advances and Applications of Materials Science and Engineering in Qatar 2010.The symposium focused on understanding performance and development of materials for unique industrial applications in Qatar. Faculty from Texas A&M at Qatar and Qatar University examined the latest advancements in materials science…

Texas A&M at Qatar hosts course on wireless communication

Published Feb 18, 2010

Texas A&M at Qatar this week hosted a two-day training course on wireless communication of high speed packet access offered by QUALCOMM.The focus of the course was the explanation of key features of high-speed packet access and considerations of future HSPA releases and their limitations. Researchers and engineers from Texas A&M at Qatar, Carnegie Mellon University in…

Astronaut presents Aggie T-shirt he carried to International Space Station

Published Feb 18, 2010

NASA astronaut Capt. Mike Foreman today presented University officials with a Texas A&M at Qatar T-shirt that he took into space on a trip to the International Space Station."My engineering degree prepared me to do the work I do today, and by sharing my experiences with students here, I hope to inspire them to study math, science and engineering and to continue…

More research on reservoir modeling technology still needed, expert says

Published Feb 10, 2010

The growth of the reservoir simulation industry has resulted in essential and rewarding collaborations between industry and academia, said Dr. Khalid Aziz, a leading expert in the field.The Stanford University professor spoke Monday…