Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics (BEAM)

The Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics department is a unique multidisciplinary interface between fundamental mechanics, biomedical science, and real-world applications to enhance the quality of life. Our world-class faculty and students innovate and discover across a continuum of systems, from natural to engineered to medical.

We educate and inspire the next generation of outstanding engineers and scientists through strong undergraduate and graduate education programs. Our teaching emphasizes engineering fundamentals as well as specialization, and entrepreneurship.

BEAM Faculty List

Undergraduate Degree Planning

Graduate Degree Planning

Students working in Socha's lab
  • (540) 231-8191
  • kristie@vt.edu
  • Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics (MC 0298)
    317 Kelly Hall
    325 Stanger Street
    Blacksburg, VA 24061