College of Engineering's Torgersen Award winners announced

BLACKSBURG, Va., April 14, 2010 – The Virginia Tech College of Engineering Graduate Student Committee held the 2010 Paul E. Torgersen Graduate Student Research Excellence Awards March 17 at the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science building.

In its 20th year, the annual competition showcases the top research performed by graduating master’s and doctoral students from the College of Engineering. Winners were as follows

Master of Science Oral Presentations

Ph.D. Oral Presentations

Master of Science Poster Presentations

Ph.D. Poster Presentations

The awards program was named after Paul Torgersen, dean of the College of Engineering from 1970 to 1990, and president of Virginia Tech from 1993 until 2000.