Winter 2017


people + news

      • Julia Ross the new Dean of Engineering sits in a maroon chair posing for the camera
      • Meet the new dean

        Dean Julia M. Ross brings a unique perspective to the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech at a dynamic time in the university’s history.

      • A hand holding a close-up of a circuit board in a lab space
      • The Virginia Tech lab powering your devices

        Virginia Tech's Center for Power Electronics Systems had humble beginnings, but the growing importance of the power electronics field — and founder Fred Lee's tenacity — ensured that didn't last long.

      • Graduate student flying a drone outside in the desert in Abu Dhabi.
      • Autonomous robots in the desert

        An interdisciplinary, cross-cultural Virginia Tech team and their autonomous vehicles journeyed to Abu Dhabi for an exclusive worldwide competition.


research + innovation


alumni + giving