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Virginia Tech to offer doctorate in engineering education
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-04)
A new Virginia Tech College of Engineering degree program that offers a Ph.D. in Engineering Education has been approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia. This is only the second program of its kind ...
College of Engineering hires key scholar for its microelectronics chair
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-11-14)
Virginia Tech's College of Engineering has successfully recruited Marius Orlowski, a renowned international scholar who holds 59 patents with 28 pending. He will come to Blacksburg from his current position with the Crolles ...
Parettti wins Virginia Tech Engineering Sporn Award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-08)
Marie Paretti, a member of Virginia Tech's Department of Engineering Education, is the 2008 recipient of the Sporn Award for Teaching in the College of Engineering.
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.
Industry teams with engineering students on hybrid technology
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-04-02)
Virginia Tech mechanical engineering students and RIDE Inc., a Virginia-based corporation concentrating on the development of hybrid vehicles, are working together to develop vehicle components.
Pratt & Whitney expands engineering university partnership with Virginia Tech
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-07-01)
Pratt and Whitney has expanded its strategic university partnership with Virginia Tech to include research into composite materials. Pratt and Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company.
Researchers raise uncomfortable questions by showing how GPS navigation devices can be duped
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-25)
Just like flat-screen televisions, cell phones, and computers, Global Positioning System (GPS) technology is becoming something people can't imagine living without. So if such a ubiquitous system were to come under attack, ...
College of Engineering students team with friends of animals on shelter project
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-10-10)
Mechanical engineering students at Virginia Tech are donating their time and skills to design and construct projects to meet the needs of the Montgomery County Animal Care and Control (MCAC) Shelter.
The Boeing Company gives $50,000 to Student Design Team Endowment
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-09-13)
Last April, Virginia Tech's Student Engineers' Council (SEC) announced the creation of an endowment to benefit student design teams at the university. With the beginning of the fall semester, The Boeing Company increased ...
Jack Lesko named special assistant for energy initiatives
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-08-01)
John J. "Jack" Lesko, professor of engineering science and mechanics in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named special assistant to the vice president for research for energy initiatives.