Virginia Tech Engineer
Article ItemAfter the outbreaks , article
Amy Pruden and Marc Edwards combine specialties in microbiology, water chemistry, and environmental engineering to lead a research team in the study of Legionella, an elusive pathogen that can strike in deadly Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks.
Article ItemDiscovering the rural engineer , article
Middle school teachers, local industry, and Virginia Tech researchers are teaming up in rural Southwest Virginia classrooms to open students’ conceptions of engineers, what they do, and where they live.
Article ItemNew kids on the blockchain , article
The Virginia Tech Blockchain Initiative empowers students to build skills in blockchain technology and discover its vast potential, with guidance from industry pioneer Block.one.
Article ItemStories of public-inspired science , article
In February, graduate students on the U.S. Water Study Research Team revisited their experiences working with communities to dig deeper into water issues that have arisen throughout the country.
Article ItemEarly strides in research and education earn faculty 16 national awards , article
In the 2020 fiscal year, 10 faculty members in the College of Engineering received the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award for junior faculty: the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award. They join five 2019 award winners and Air Force Young Investigator Maryam Shakiba in earning recent national recognition for their early career achievements in research and education.