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College of Engineering announces Outstanding Graduating Senior award recipient
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-04-14)
Virginia Tech has named Michael H. Willemann, a resident of Manassas, Va., as the Outstanding Graduating Senior for the College of Engineering.
Virginia Tech, UNC create digital library curriculum
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-01-20)
The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of over half a million dollars to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Virginia Tech to develop a digital library curriculum.
Alumnus provides critical junior-level faculty support for engineering education
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-01-24)
In 2003, Virginia Tech's College of Engineering commenced an innovative Faculty Fellows program, designed to acknowledge and reward faculty in the junior ranks who have shown exceptional merit in research, teaching and/or ...
Powe Award supports research to reduce vehicle emissions, create biofuel
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-03)
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) has selected Virginia Tech researchers who are working on automotive energy and environmental issues as two of only 25 recipients to receive the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement ...
Alumnus Chris Kraft presents Moon rock to College of Engineering
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-09-30)
The man who led the U.S. mission to the Moon in the 1960s was honored at Virginia Tech Sept. 30 by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for his direction of America's space program. Dr. Christopher C. ...
Virginia Tech to co-host international workshop on dusty plasma physics
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-06-19)
Most of the universe exists in a state called "dusty plasma". In the solar system, dusty plasma forms with the interaction of dust particles with gases and may appear as tails of comets or as planetary rings.
Record Number of Engineering Companies Want to Participate in Virginia Tech Expo
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-09-14)
The annual Engineering Expo will be hosted by the Student Engineers' Council (SEC) on the Virginia Tech campus on Sept. 19 and 20. Some 250 firms and government agencies will be on hand to recruit potential employees from ...
New software predicts results for contamination cleanup strategies
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-10-23)
A software package developed at Virginia Tech, to predict results and timelines for cleaning up ground-water contamination, has proved itself at eight Department of Defense sites and is being offered free to environmental ...
Materials researchers selected to improve military armor
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-05-30)
Virginia Tech has been selected by the Army Research Laboratory to establish a Materials Center of Excellence. The center will develop polymer-based materials to protect personnel and equipment against weapons attack. The ...
Students earn fellowships for environmental research
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-06-05)
Six Virginia Tech graduate students interested in environmental stewardship have each been awarded $5,000 WPI Fellowships for their thesis or dissertation research. The students' research addresses such issues as safe ...