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Parsaei elected Fellow of Society of Manufacturing Engineers

Published Feb 17, 2019

Dr. Hamid R. Parsaei, professor in the Mechanical Engineering Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar, has been elected to the College of Fellows of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). Since 1986, the SME College of Fellows has honored those members who have made outstanding contributions to the social, technological and educational aspects of the manufacturing profession. This…

Badar named inaugural student leader of the month for February

Published Feb 13, 2019

Qatari Student Association Vice President Najla Badar has been named the inaugural student leader of the month for February by the Department of Student Affairs. She was recognized for: Raising the voices of Qatari females Encouraging engagement and participation in events Listening to all voices and implementing fair decisions

Petroleum Engineering Program hosts Annual Paper Contest

Published Feb 13, 2019

The Petroleum Engineering Program recently hosted its Annual Paper Contest. Senior students wrote and presented technical papers to a jury panel of industry representatives. Placing first from the two parallel sessions were Nikolayevich Dela Rosa and AlReem Al-Dosari. Runners-up were Abdullah Shaat and Muhammad Zia.

Texas A&M at Qatar hosts STEM Fest for employees, graduates and families

Published Feb 10, 2019

Texas A&M at Qatar recently hosted its annual STEM Fest in the Texas A&M Engineering Building in Education City. STEM Fest brings together the Texas A&M at Qatar community to enjoy a day full of exciting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) activities. In addition to employees and their families, this year’s event also included graduates of the university and their families. Events included…

Texas A&M at Qatar hosts international math workshop

Published Feb 09, 2019

A group of notable mathematicians from around the world recently gathered at Texas A&M University at Qatar for the international workshop, “Analysis and Geometry in Several Complex Variables III.” The meeting — held in the Texas A&M Engineering Building in Education City — focused on recent results and developments in the analysis and geometry of several complex variables, CR manifolds and…

Texas A&M at Qatar professor elevated to IEEE Fellow for contributions to artificial intelligence

Published Feb 06, 2019

Dr. Tingwen Huang, a mathematics professor in the Science Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar, has been elevated to Fellow grade of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized as a prestigious honor and a distinctive career achievement. Huang was recognized “for contributions to dynamical analysis of neural…

Texas A&M at Qatar accepting applications for fall 2019 enrollment until 1 March

Published Feb 02, 2019

Texas A&M University at Qatar will accept applications for the fall 2019 semester for freshman through 1 March.  Interested students may visit the Texas A&M Engineering Building in Education City and meet with staff members in the Office of Admissions. Admissions officers and advisers are available to meet students and explain application requirements and the admissions process every Sunday…

Best Buddies volunteer at Rumailah Hospital

Published Jan 31, 2019

The student organization Best Buddies recently volunteered at Rumailah Hospital. Students assisted the staff and case managers who work with special needs children. They helped during lunch time, read with the children, colored with them and worked on language acquisition and usage through various technological platforms. The Texas A&M at Qatar chapter of Best Buddies is open to all students and…

ADC student club hosts its first event promoting South Asian culture

Published Jan 31, 2019

The newly formed student organization Aggie Desi Club (ADC) hosted its first event this week. More than 45 participants, including faculty and dean Dr. César O. Malavé, tasted popular street foods and sweets. Organizers also played popular desi music and showcased traditional clothing and accessories. The mission and vision of the ADC is to promote the culture of the South Asian countries at Texas…

Students visit QATALUM facilities to learn about manufacturing operations

Published Jan 31, 2019

Twenty-six mechanical engineering students recently visited QATALUM's manufacturing plant as part of their Materials and Manufacturing Selection in Design course taught by mechanical engineering assistant professor Dr. Bilal Mansoor and Technical Laboratory Coordinator Muhammad bin Yousaf. Students learned through technical presentations and demonstrations about the aluminum production process. Students…