- A video introduced by Chancellor John Sharp about the vision of the two lead researchers, Dr. Bill Merrell; and Dr. Sam Brody: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K2iqXkt7uOY
- A news release with more about the importance of the plan to Texas and the nation: https://www.tamus.edu/texas-am-galveston-professors-have-solution-to-protect-texas-lives-refineries-from-hurricanes/
- A story on Texas A&M Today that features a recent interview with Dr. Merrell: https://today.tamu.edu/2020/08/24/texas-am-expert-ike-dike-still-needed-to-protect-galveston-area/
About The Texas A&M University System
The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation with a budget of $6.3 billion. The System is a statewide network of 11 universities; a comprehensive health science center; eight state agencies, including the Texas Division of Emergency Management; and the RELLIS Campus. The Texas A&M System educates more than 151,000 students and makes more than 22 million additional educational contacts through service and outreach programs each year. System-wide, research and development expenditures exceeded $1 billion in FY 2019 and helped drive the state’s economy.