Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) hosted nearly 900 students, faculty, and staff at The Texas A&M University System 13th Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium on November 3-4, 2016.  Participants consisted of student scholars from all of the 11 universities within The Texas A&M University System (TAMUS). The Pathways Student Research Symposium provides an opportunity for …

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Prairie View A&M University will host delegates from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Ames Laboratory and (ISU) on November 18, 2016. The mission of their visit is to introduce faculty and students to the many summer fellowships and internship opportunities, available research grants, and other collaboration opportunities with DOE national laboratories, such as Ames Lab and …

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The Office of Research and Graduate Studies announces the 2017 Summer Research Mini-Grant Program. This program provides seed grants for faculty so that they may collect preliminary data as they prepare to submit competitive proposals to external funding agencies. Investigators in all areas of research are encouraged to apply. Research grants of $ 20,000 each …

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The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Dr. Lei Huang, Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department,  funding for his research titled “EAGER: A Data Flow Approach to Meet the Challenges of Big Data Analytics”.  The project will receive $299,999.00 for the next two years. The project will allow collaboration with Dr. Jack Denis at …

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Industry Day 2016 provided an opportunity for those in industry to learn more about the innovative projects and capabilities of the researchers here at Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU).  Nearly 140 business representatives, TAMUS and PVAMU faculty, staff and students registered to attend the event which provided insight about the process and opportunities for partnering …

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  Panther Research Institute 2016: Grant Writing is sponsored by The Office of Research and Graduate Studies and The Center for Teaching Excellence  with funding from Title III. The grant writing institute is an opportunity for each participant to gain hands-on experience with the grant writing process.  We encourage formation of writing teams of not …

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The Office of Research will provide a webinar on the research tool Scopus on Monday, April 11, 2016  at 2:00 PM CST.  PVAMU faculty, staff and students are invited to try the research tool at www.scopus.com and to participate in the webinar. Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, …

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The Texas A&M University System Office of the Chancellor and Prairie View A&M University present Dudley Herschbach Distinguished Professor at Texas A&M University and Frank B. Baird, Jr. Professor of Science, Emeritus at Harvard University “Taming Wild Molecules” Thursday, April  7, 2016 Reception  •  6:00 p.m. | Lecture  •  7:00 p.m. Julius Becton Auditorium, A.I. …

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The first university-wide undergraduate research symposium was held on March 2, 2016 at the Willie R. Tempton Memorial Student Center with over 200 students, faculty and staff in attendance.  Integrating Research in Student Engagement-Undergraduate Program: iRISE-UP is a competitive poster presentation that provides a hands-on experience for students to practice their presentation skills and to …

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Dr. Orion Ciftja announces completion of National Science Foundation project: Energy of a Finite Two-Dimensional Electron Gas Finite systems of electrons manifest size-dependent properties and generally manifest properties that sometimes are quite unusual. The interplay between low-dimensionality, finite size, interaction and other factors may lead to subtle phenomena of great theoretical and practical interest. Studies …

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