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    • 100163 - Materials Strategic Growth Area Research Workshop 

      Unknown author (VT Continuing and Professional Education, 2016)
      The Economical and Sustainable Materials Strategic Growth Area (Materials SGA) is committed to the development of cross-disciplinary teams that will tackle critical scientific materials challenges related to our pillars ...
    • 2012 CPES Annual Report 

      Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems (Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems, 2012)
      The Center for Power Electronics Systems at Virginia Tech is a research center dedicated to improving electrical power processing and distribution that impact systems of all sizes – from battery – operated electronics to ...
    • 2013 CPES Annual Report 

      Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems; Uncork-it, Inc. (Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems, 2013)
      The CPES industrial consortium is designed to cultivate connectivity among researchers in academia and industry, as well as create synergy within the network of industry members. The CPES industrial consortium offers: The ...
    • 2014 CPES Annual Report 

      Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems; Uncork-it, Inc. (Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems, 2014)
      Over the past two decades, CPES has secured research funding from major industries, such as GE, Rolls-Royce, Boeing, Alstom, ABB, Toyota, Nissan, Raytheon, and MKS, as well as from government agencies including the NSF, ...
    • 2015 CPES Annual Report 

      Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems; Uncork-it, Inc. (Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems, 2015)
      In its efforts to develop power processing systems to take electricity to the next step, CPES has developed research expertise encompassing five technology areas: (1) power conversion technologies and architectures; (2) ...
    • 2016 CPES Annual Report 

      Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems; Uncork-it, Inc. (Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems, 2016)
      In its effort to develop power processing systems to take electricity to the next step, CPES has cultivated research expertise encompassing five technology areas: (1) power conversion technologies and architectures; (2) ...
    • 2017 CPES Annual Report 

      Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems; Uncork-it, Inc. (Virginia Tech. Center for Power Electronics Systems, 2017)
      In its effort to develop power processing systems to take electricity to the next step, CPES has cultivated research expertise encompassing five technology areas: (1) power conversion technologies and architectures; (2) ...
    • 2018 CPES Annual Report 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2018)
      In its effort to develop power processing systems to take electricity to the next step, CPES has cultivated research expertise encompassing five technology areas: (1) power conversion technologies and architectures; (2) ...
    • 2018 Integrated Pest Management Innovation Lab Semi-Annual Report (October 1 2017 - March 31 2018) 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2018-03-31)
      Published every year, our reports detail work, accomplishments, training, and publications from each of our programs.
    • 2019 SAIC National Security Education Program Colloquium 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Hume Center., 2019-04-16)
      The annual National Security Education Program Colloquium is the highlight of our educational programs. It allows students from across the university to interact with leaders from the intelligence and national security ...
    • 2nd Annual Advancing the Human Condition Symposium 

      Office of Inclusion and Diversity (Virginia Tech, 2018-11-27)
      The Office for Inclusion and Diversity presents the second annual Advancing the Human Condition Symposium, Nov. 27-28, 2018 at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center. The two-day event fosters intellectual ...
    • 32nd Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) Research Symposium: Beyond Boundaries, Across Disciplines 

      Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2016-03-23)
      The Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) Research Symposium & Exposition is a unique opportunity for graduate and advanced undergraduate students to bring together ideas and research findings from different disciplines by ...
    • 3D Bioprinted Human Skeletal Muscle Constructs for Muscle Function Restoration 

      Kim, Ji Hyun; Seol, Young-Joon; Ko, In Kap; Kang, Hyun-Wook; Lee, Young Koo; Yoo, James J.; Atala, Anthony; Lee, Sang Jin (Springer Nature, 2018-08-17)
      A bioengineered skeletal muscle tissue as an alternative for autologous tissue flaps, which mimics the structural and functional characteristics of the native tissue, is needed for reconstructive surgery. Rapid progress ...
    • 7.0-T Magnetic Resonance Imaging Characterization of Acute Blood-Brain-Barrier Disruption Achieved with Intracranial Irreversible Electroporation 

      Garcia, Paulo A.; Rossmeisl, John H. Jr.; Robertson, John L.; Olson, JohnD.; Johnson, Annette J.; Ellis, Thomas L.; Davalos, Rafael V. (PLOS, 2012-11-30)
      The blood-brain-barrier (BBB) presents a significant obstacle to the delivery of systemically administered chemotherapeutics for the treatment of brain cancer. Irreversible electroporation (IRE) is an emerging technology ...
    • A Case Study of an Interdisciplinary Design Course for Pervasive Computing 

      Coupey, Eloise; McNair, Lisa D. (IEEE, 2010)
      This paper provides a case study of an interdisciplinary design project course for pervasive computing products. As a team of faculty from computer engineering, industrial design, and marketing, we have run several ...
    • A Declarative Approach to Hardening Services Against QoS Vulnerabilities 

      Kwon, Young-Wo; Tilevich, Eli (IEEE, 2011)
      The Quality of Service (QoS) in a distributed service-oriented application can be negatively affected by a variety of factors. Network volatility, hostile exploits, poor service management, all can prevent a service-oriented ...
    • A developmental sex difference in hippocampal neurogenesis is mediated by endogenous Oestradiol 

      Bowers, J. Michael; Waddell, Jaylyn; McCarthy, Margaret M. (BMC, 2010)
      Background: Oestradiol is a steroid hormone that exerts extensive influence on brain development and is a powerful modulator of hippocampal structure and function. The hippocampus is a critical brain region regulating ...
    • A Framework for Occupancy Tracking in a Building via Structural Dynamics Sensing of Footstep Vibrations 

      Poston, Jeffrey D.; Buehrer, R. Michael; Tarazaga, Pablo A. (Frontiers, 2017-11-06)
      Counting the number of occupants in building areas over time—occupancy tracking— provides valuable information for responding to emergencies, optimizing thermal conditions or managing personnel. This capability is distinct ...
    • A human exposome framework for guiding risk management and holistic assessment of recycled water quality 

      Garner, Emily; Zhu, Ni; Strom, Laurel; Edwards, Marc A.; Pruden, Amy (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2016-04-12)
      Challenges associated with water scarcity and increasing water demand are leading many cities around the globe to consider water reuse as a step towards water sustainability. Recycled water may be used in a spectrum of ...
    • A Model for a Smallpox-Vaccination Policy 

      Bozzette, Samuel A.; Boer, Rob; Bhatnagar, Vibha; Brower, Jennifer L.; Keeler, Emmett B.; Morton, Sally C.; Stoto, Michael A. (NEJM Group, 2003-01-30)
      Background: The new reality of biologic terrorism and warfare has ignited a debate about whether to reintroduce smallpox vaccination. Methods: We developed scenarios of smallpox attacks and built a stochastic model of ...