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Assumptions About What Holds Molecular Complexes Together Have Been Based On Faulty Measures
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-05-15)
As scientists create molecular complexes to perform increasingly minute operations -- such as molecular level switches or memory devices -- it is critical that the association forces that hold the molecular components ...
From larger peanuts to switches for hybrid fuel cell-electric vehicles Virginia Tech inventions and creations can improve our lives
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-04-14)
Virginia Tech faculty members, students, and staff who received 26 patents during 2002 will be honored by the university and Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties Inc. (VTIP, www.vtip.org) at a reception at the German Club ...
Researchers Demonstrate Wireless Disaster Response System
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-06-18)
Members of the Center for Wireless Telecommunications (CWT) of Virginia Tech demonstrated their newly developed broadband communications system at the Digital Government Research Conference (DGO 2003) in Boston recently. ...
Hurricane Ivan helps Virginia Tech student study sinkholes
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-11-02)
A Virginia Tech graduate student put a car battery and Hurricane Ivan to good use in his studies of sinkholes.
Undergraduate research experience advances education may lead to more rapid DNA identification
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-03-29)
DNA is often used to identify mysterious materials or match a suspect with a crime. However, identification can be slowed while a trace amount of DNA is increased so there will be enough to test. Polymerase chain reaction ...
Virginia Tech receives NIH funds brucellosis research
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-03-08)
Virginia Tech researchers from Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) and Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (VMRCVM) have received $300,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study ...
New position in Research Division to enhance undergraduate opportunities
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-04-05)
Each year, hundreds of undergraduate students are engaged in research and discovery at Virginia Tech thanks to faculty members' initiative in finding resources to support undergraduate research programs and to individual's ...
Virginia Tech's Leonard K. Peters To Head Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-02-17)
Leonard K. Peters, vice provost for research at Virginia Tech, will become Battelle senior vice president and director of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Richland, Wash. The announcement was issued at time ...
Virginia Tech proposes national lab in Giles County
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-10-25)
Virginia Tech believes that Giles County, 30 minutes from the university, would be the ideal site for the nation's next Deep Underground Science and Engineering Laboratory and is submitting a proposal to the National Science ...
Are museum collections of ancient life representative?
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-11-03)
Members of the general public look to museums for the best examples of ancient life í¢•À_•À_åäóù the biggest dinosaur, the nicest fossils of plants and bugs. Increasingly, researchers are looking to museum collections to ...