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Students Win Big During Annual Pathways Student Research Symposium

Nine Prairie View A&M University students took home awards at the Texas A&M University System’s Pathways Student Research Symposium, which was held November 1-2 at West Texas A&M University in Canyon, Texas. Graduate deans from each member institution host the annual event. “Prairie View A&M University students have consistently presented competitive and intriguing research during [...]

PVAMU to Host International Tech Conference

Academic researchers, industry professionals, and scholars from more than 13 countries across the world are headed to Prairie View A&M University for the 29th Annual Conference of the International Information Management Association (IIMA) and the 5th Annual Conference of the International Conference on Information and Economic Development (ICITED) October 8-10, 2018. Attendees will be a [...]

PVAMU Alumna Appointed Dean of the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering

Dr. Pamela Holland Obiomon, Ph.D. ’93, department head and full professor in the Prairie View A&M University College of Engineering, has been named the Roy G. Perry College of Engineering dean, effective September 1. Her appointment was approved early this week by the Texas A&M University System. “Pamela is the ideal candidate to lead the [...]

PVAMU Alumnus Donates to IBM Artificial Intelligence Academy

The IBM Skills Academy is designed for academia worldwide. The program helps Prairie View A&M University faculty to provide students with additional skills, giving them an advantage in the job market.  The program also offers a chance for teachers to advance their skills, and pass it on to their students for which they can get [...]

PVAMU Collaborates in the TAMU Systems Engineering Initiative

Prairie View A&M University is collaborating this summer with the Department of Nuclear Engineering and the Nuclear Power Institute at Texas A&M University by participating in the Systems Engineering Initiative- Nuclear Science, Technology, and Education for Molten Salt Reactors (SEI-NuSTEM). SEI-NuSTEM is part of a Grand Challenge Integrated Research Project with the Nuclear Energy University [...]

PVAMU Alumna Develops Student Loan Mobile App

Prairie View A&M University graduate Tania White, Ph.D. presented a new mobile app she developed during the 2018 Prairie View A&M University National Alumni Association Convention.  She sees her mobile application as a tool to increase retention of students dependent on student loans to pursue a college degree. According to a new report published by the [...]

PVAMU Develops Cloud Software for Oil & Gas

Oil and gas is hardly the first industry that springs to mind when one mentions cloud computing. The technology that has been expanding at a snail's pace, disrupting business models and enabling innovation across industry boards, has not really met with a lot of enthusiasm in the energy industry—at least not yet. But this may [...]

Computer Science Research Impacting Emergency Management

If you watch a group of boys playing outside, chances are, at some point, one boy is going to leap on top of another boy. There will be a lot of yelling and ferocious roars, but also lots of grins. Other boys will try to pull the first boy off or grab on, too, and [...]

Cybersecurity / Privacy Team Awarded $300,000

“Shall We Play A Game?” is one of the most heart-pounding lines in the 1983 movie WarGames. – David Lightman, played by Matthew Broderick was a young computer whiz kid who accidentally connects into a top-secret super-computer named War Operation Planned Response (WOPR), pronounced ‘whopper’.  WOPR which has complete control over the U.S. nuclear arsenal [...]

Mission-Critical: CREDIT Responding to the Military’s Needs

Managing and processing large volumes of data, or “Big Data,” and gaining meaningful insights is a significant challenge facing the distributed computing community. As a consequence, many businesses are demanding large-scale streaming data analytics. This has a significant impact on a wide range of domains, including healthcare, biomedical research, Internet searches, finance and business informatics, [...]