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Energy independence, security goals topic of Virginia Tech lecture Dec. 4
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-20)
R. James Woolsey, vice president of Booz Allen Hamilton, commissioner of the National Commission on Energy Policy, and founding member, of the Set America Free Coalition, will speak at Virginia Tech on Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. at ...
Space Science and Engineering Center establishes industry affiliates program
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-02-06)
A new industry affiliates program will improve business access to information and students from the Space Science and Engineering Center at Virginia Tech.
State and national energy policy leaders to speak at Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-06)
Stephen A. Walz, Virginia's senior advisor for energy policy and chair of Gov. Tim Kaine's Energy Policy Advisory Council, will speak at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, Virginia Tech's Graduate Life Center at Donaldson Brown.
Virginia Tech study reveals predation-evolution link
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-09-11)
The fossil record seems to indicate that the diversity of marine creatures increased and decreased over hundreds of millions of years in step with predator-prey encounters, Virginia Tech geoscientists report in the proceedings ...
Geophysics researchers increase computing resources
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-24)
A new computing cluster will allow Virginia Tech's geoscientists to see the earth's mantle in greater detail than ever before and answer such questions as, "Just how big is the plume from the earth's core that fuels Hawaiian ...
Researcher reports more evidence that lightning strike coincides with West Virginia mine explosion
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-01-06)
Martin Chapman, director of the Virginia Tech Seismological Observatory and research assistant professor of geosciences in the College of Science, reported Friday afternoon, Jan. 6, that the West Virginia digital seismic ...
Art show reception Friday, March 24 in Burruss Hall
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-03-14)
This spring, eight artists are showing their works in the Office of the Vice President for Research at Virginia Tech. The public is invited to the opening reception on Friday, March 24, from noon until 2 p.m., to meet the ...
Researchers study light activated anticancer drug targeted to DNA using cisplatin like sub-units
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-03-26)
One of the most effective chemotherapy drugs against cancer is cisplatin because it attaches to cancer DNA and disrupts repair. However, it also kills healthy tissue. Many scientists are creating alternative drugs or ...
Researchers from Virginia Tech and beyond meet to advance nanocomputing
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-04-04)
Virginia Tech will be the venue for a Virginia conference on Nanocomputing Research on Wednesday, May 10, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, and the Institute of Critical Technology and Applied Science and Bradley ...
Virginia Tech benefits from sale of Wireless Valley to Motorola
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2006-03-06)
When the small company, Wireless Valley Communications Inc., was launched in Blacksburg, Va., in 1995 based on a dozen inventions by Virginia Tech faculty members and students, Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties Inc. ...