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James Thorp honored with emeritus status
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-09-14)
James S. Thorp, the Hugh P. and Ethel C. Kelly Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been conferred the "Hugh P. and Ethel C. Kelly Professor Emeritus" title ...
College of Engineering inducts new academy members
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-05-15)
Virginia Tech's College of Engineering inducted 10 new members into its Academy of Engineering Excellence, an elite group that now consists of only 90 people out of its more than 50,000 living alumni.
Team led by Virginia Tech associate professor solves mystery of bat with an extraordinary nose
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-07-09)
A research paper co-written by a Virginia Tech faculty member explains a 60-year mystery behind a rare bat's nose that is unusually large for its species.
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.
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 ...
Dan Inman receives distinguished alumnus award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-27)
Dan Inman, director of Virginia Tech's Center for Intelligent Material Systems and Structures and the holder of the George Goodson Professorship of Mechanical Engineering, is Michigan State University's Distinguished Alumnus ...
Shukla receives Humboldt Foundation award
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-28)
Sandeep Shukla, Virginia Tech associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, has received a Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award from the Alexander Humboldt Foundation of Germany.
Nakhiah Goulbourne earns National Science Foundation CAREER award to research heart stent sensors
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-09-09)
Innovative work on a new type of heart stent sensor is earning Nakhiah Goulbourne, assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Virginia Tech, a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) ...
Tale of two musicians leads to partnership that spans polymers to bio-based materials
(Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-10-10)
In the 1970s, a tale of the friendship of two men began. Both were musicians by hobby, but their real vocations were as scientist and engineer. Their friendship and respect for each other started an educational partnership ...