Reginald DesRoches, chair of the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology, will become dean of Rice University’s George R. Brown School of Engineering July 1.
Assistant Professor of Statistics, Genevera Allen, is among the five engineering faculty members who have earned promotions in the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University.
Fifteen of the 28 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Fellowships received at Rice University for 2017 are current students or graduates of the George R. Brown School of Engineering.
The School of Engineering's 2017 Teaching and Research Excellence Awards go to Genevera Allen of Statistics and Jamie Padgett of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Rice statisticians Katherine Ensor and Loren Raun and Houston Public Health Authority David Persse mapped out regions with high air-quality risks and their proximity to HISD schools and compared them with EMS calls data from 2004 to 2013. A new study concludes that preventable attacks come with a high cost.
Rice statistician Marina Vannucci and lead author Sharon Chiang, an M.D./Ph.D. student at Rice and Baylor College of Medicine, and their co-authors detailed their technique to analyze brain activity data from patients with epilepsy and control groups to see how distinct structures in the brain spontaneously interact
Graduate students Kim Raath and Michael Weylandt were among the nine recipients of graduate fellowships awarded by the Kennedy Institute for Information Technology at Rice.
Professor Marek Kimmel was one of the six faculty members awarded grants by the Simmons Foundation for collaborative research with physicians and scientists at Texas Children's Hospital and Houston Methodist Research Institute.