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Program to train researchers at the intersection of engineering, biology
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-08-02)
<p>The Virginia Tech Colleges of Engineering, Science, and Agriculture and Life Sciences have been awarded a $3 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to launch a Ph.D. training program aimed ...
Efforts under way at Virginia Tech to address deterioration of nation's water pipes
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-07)
More than 2 million miles of the nation's infrastructure of water and wastewater pipes is nearing the end of its useful life, but the mostly underground facilities often do not attract much attention because of this ...
'U.S. News' gives high marks to Virginia Tech's undergraduate engineering, business programs
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-08-17)
<p>Virginia Tech ranks 69th among the 100 best universities in the "U.S. News and World Report's" survey of undergraduate programs -- "America's Best Colleges 2011." The College of Engineering ranks at No. 13 among top 20 ...
J.W. Grant named first Kevin P. Granata Faculty Fellow
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-04-02)
J.W. "Wally" Grant, professor of engineering science and mechanics in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech and former director of the Virginia Tech Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, ...
Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team scores second place in national competition
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-21)
The Hybrid Electric Vehicle Team of Virginia Tech recently took second place in the international EcoCAR Challenge, a three-year design competition that seeks to inspire science and engineering students to build more ...
O. Hayden Griffin honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-10-05)
<p>O. Hayden Griffin, professor of engineering education in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the "professor emeritus" title by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors.</p>
College of Engineering Professor Liu receives honor from Tufts University
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-04-20)
Y.A. Liu, Frank C. Vilbrandt Endowed Professor of Chemical Engineering, in Virginia Tech's College of Engineering, is the 2010 recipient of the Outstanding Career Achievement Award from the Tufts University graduate school ...
Job creation is goal of Virginia Tech project with transportation-related sector in Southwest Virginia
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-09-30)
<p>Under a $1.67 million grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce, College of Engineering faculty will provide the kind of technical assistance that allows companies to grow and create jobs, says John Provo, interim ...
Gut movements in caterpillars have impact on robotic design
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-07-23)
<p>Weird movements in the abdomens of freely crawling caterpillars are making headlines in the fields of engineering and biology, says Jake Socha, Virginia Tech assistant professor of engineering science and mechanics. </p>
Maury Nussbaum reappointed as Hal G. Prillaman Professor Fellow in Industrial and Systems Engineering
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-06-17)
Maury Nussbaum, professor of industrial and systems engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been reappointed as the Hal G. Prillaman Professor Fellow in Industrial and Systems Engineering by the ...