Dr. Christodoulos A. “Chris” Floudas, the Erle Nye '59 Chair Professor for Engineering Excellence and Professor of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University and Director of the Texas A&M Energy Institute, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 14, while on vacation with his family in Greece, due to an apparent heart attack. He was 56 years old. (Read More)
One of the four new elements recently added to the periodic table – with an atomic number of 118 – will be named oganesson (Og), which bears the name of Russian physicist Yuri Oganessian, a TIAS Faculty Fellow with the Class of 2014-15. (Read More)
2015-16 Faculty Fellows
The Division of Research recently created the Research@Texas A&M website, research.tamu.edu, to showcase stories about the results of research from University-affiliated campuses, colleges, division, units, and agencies that demonstrate research advances, impacts, and successes. Maintained by the Division, the website also serves as a venue for highlighting research priorities and for showcasing, where possible, the University’s research capabilities.