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HMC’s Al Khal to discuss Qatar’s COVID response in virtual seminar hosted by Texas A&M at Qatar

Published Oct 06, 2020

Dr. Abdullatif Al Khal, Hamad Medical Corporation’s Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Chairman of the National Pandemic Preparedness Committee, will give the next talk in Texas A&M University at Qatar’s next Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series on 8 Oct. via Zoom. In his talk, “Qatar's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons…

High school students design assist devices in Texas A&M at Qatar online STEM program

Published Oct 04, 2020

High school students in Qatar designed a variety of assist tools that could be used to provide protection against COVID-19 as part of the STEM@Home Creative Fusion 3D modeling online STEM program organized by Texas A&M University at Qatar, a Qatar Foundation partner university. Texas A&M…

Fadlelmula recognized for teaching excellence

Published Sep 30, 2020

Dr. Mohamed Fadlelmula, instructional assistant professor in the Petroleum Engineering Program, has received the College-Level Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching from the Texas A&M University Association of Former Students. Fadlelmula joined the petroleum engineering faculty in 2016 and has…

Texas A&M at Qatar alumni win local entrepreneurship competition

Published Sep 30, 2020

Fatima Al Janahi ’20 and Amera Jama ’20, graduates of Texas A&M University at Qatar, recently won the Best Company of the Year award in INJAZ Qatar’s Mubadara 2020.Al Janahi and Jama’s idea was Tailory, an online platform that allowed customers to…

Texas A&M at Qatar student leaders explore resilience in Student Leadership Summit

Published Sep 30, 2020

The Fall 2020 Student Leadership Summit, organized by Texas A&M University at Qatar’s Department of Student Affairs, recently brought together 25 student leaders who hold executive positions in various student organizations within Texas A&M at Qatar. The twice-yearly summit focused on resilience in light of the global pandemic during which the student leaders made a particular emphasis on the…

Texas A&M at Qatar to host Nobel laureate for Al Maerifa virtual lecture series  

Published Sep 29, 2020

Texas A&M University at Qatar, a Qatar Foundation partner university, will host Nobel laureate Dr. Ben L. Feringa for its next seminar in the Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series 1 Oct. at noon via Zoom. Feringa’s talk, “The Joy of Discovery,” is presented in partnership with the Qatar…

Ricardo Alonso to join editorial board of SIAM journal

Published Sep 28, 2020

Dr. Ricardo Alonso, associate professor of mathematics in the Science Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar, has been chosen to serve as associate editor of the SIAM journal Multiscale Modeling and Simulation.

Texas A&M at Qatar project cited by VR industry leader WorldViz

Published Sep 28, 2020

WorldViz, one of the virtual reality (VR) industry’s leading solutions providers, recently cited a Texas A&M at Qatar VR project in its annual report.

New STEM program by Texas A&M at Qatar is teaching robotics virtually to school students in Qatar

Published Sep 21, 2020

Continuing its online STEM@Home designed to develop STEM skills in Qatar’s school students during COVID-19, Texas A&M University at Qatar — a Qatar Foundation partner university — is offering a new program on robotics for students in grades 8-12. The Virtual Robotics Games STEM (science, technology, engineering…

Research team receives Best Paper Award at IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems

Published Sep 20, 2020

Professor Erchin Serpedin from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Program and his collaborators Dr. Muhammad Ismail, formerly assistant research scientist at Texas A&M at Qatar and now assistant professor at Tennessee Tech University, and visiting Ph.D. student Zi-Yang Wu received the Best Paper Award at the 10th IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Systems (IS'20) held 28-30 Aug. for…