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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 more…

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

Texas A&M at Qatar wraps up online app development STEM program

Published Jun 28, 2020

Residents and citizens of Qatar may soon have a variety of useful new apps and fun games to choose from, thanks to students in grades 7-12 who designed the apps as part of an online STEM program offered by Texas A&M University at Qatar, a Qatar Foundation partner university.

New webinar series focuses on commercialization of deep technologies

Published Jun 24, 2020

Texas A&M at Qatar is partnering with the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, Arts et Métiers Institute of Technology (France) and Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) to organize a series of webinars focus on commercializing deep technologies.

Tau Beta Pi inducts new members and officers

Published Jun 24, 2020

Texas A&M University at Qatar recently inducted new members and officers to the Tau Beta Pi engineering honor society during an online ceremony, and bid farewell to outgoing officers.

Center for Teaching and Learning launches new webinar series for Education City students

Published Jun 24, 2020

The Center for Teaching and Learning is launching Ithraa’, an interactive webinar series comprising weekly sessions that are open to students across Education City. “Ithraa’,” meaning “enrich” in Arabic, reflects CTL’s commitment to developing essential leadership…

Al Maerifa seminar to feature Nobel laureate and the evolution of the chemistry of life

Published Jun 22, 2020

This week’s Al Maerifa Public Seminar Series organized by Texas A&M University at Qatar will focus on the pioneering work of Dr. Frances H. Arnold, the 2018 Nobel laureate in chemistry. Arnold’s talk, “Innovation by Evolution: Bringing New Chemistry to Life,” is set for Thursday, 25 June, at 3 p.m.…

Balog gives talk to commemorate IEEE Power Electronics Society birthday

Published Jun 21, 2020

Dr. Robert S. Balog, associate professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Program, gave an invited virtual lecture to the combined IEEE Power Electronics chapters in Brazil on the occasion of “PELS Day” to commemorate the birthday of the IEEE Power Electronics Society.

Racecar built by Texas A&M at Qatar students teaches more than just engineering

Published Jun 17, 2020

Senior engineering students at Texas A&M University at Qatar who spent the better part of two semesters designing, building and testing a car were disappointed they didn’t get to race in this year’s Shell Eco-Marathon in Malaysia but have accepted this disappointment with the grace and maturity that characterizes graduates of the university.