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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 ...
Pratt and Whitney establishes engineering university partnership with Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-06)
Pratt and Whitney, a United Technologies Corporation, has established strategic university partnerships with Georgia Tech, Penn State, and Virginia Tech further strengthening the current relationships with these institutions ...
New Green 500 List of Supercomputers sets Nov. 14 deadline for entries
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-11-10)
The next submission deadline for the Green500 List of supercomputers will be on Nov. 14, 2008.
Student engineering team members are two-time Smart Radio Challenge winners
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-11-20)
A team of electrical and computer engineering students from Virginia Tech's Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is a winner for the second time in the Smart Radio Challenge competition.