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First Flight Venture Center Earns 2018 Grant
September 27, 2018

First Flight Venture Center (First Flight), a Research Triangle Park-based science and technology incubator for North Carolina entrepreneurs, has been awarded a $125,000 grant by the…

AASHTO Announces New President and Vice President
September 26, 2018

Carlos Braceras P.E., executive director of the Utah Department of Transportation, will serve as the association’s new president and Missouri DOT Director Patrick McKenna as its new vice president.

IEEE Richmond Section Announces First Presentation Of Tech Talks Series
September 26, 2018

Dr. Carl Elks will be discussing the current state of clean energy and how it can be applied to our energy systems.

"Hurricane Irma | Lessons Learned" Webinar Scheduled
September 25, 2018

During this already active hurricane season, the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will host a webinar about lessons learned from 2017’s Hurricane Irma…

DOE Issues Request For Information
September 25, 2018

DOE seeks to gain a greater perspective on the direction of the emerging smart technology market, including any energy efficiency trends or issues with respect to appliances or equipment incorporating smart technologies.

Monogram Foods Announces $30 million Manufacturing Operation Expansion
September 24, 2018

The firm will expand its manufacturing operation, Monogram Snacks, in Henry County.

Researchers Seek To Develop Bio-Inspired Imaging Technique
September 24, 2018

As fans across the country look forward to the upcoming baseball World Series, the physical demands placed on pitchers continues to contribute to an ever increasing number of them requiring…

AHRI Announces 2018 Leadership Forum
September 21, 2018

Event is designed to feature dynamic speakers, stronger peer networking opportunities, and leadership presentations.

Researchers Develop Laser That Uses Light To Create Sound
September 21, 2018

Lasing system transformed into a tunable system that makes mechanical energy.

Team Awarded Grant To Address Need For STEM Teachers
September 20, 2018

A multidisciplinary team of Christopher Newport University (CNU) faculty has been awarded a $1.1 million grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to help address the critical need for…

Project Initiated To Study Wickless Heat Pipes
September 20, 2018

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute initiated the Constrained Vapor Bubble (CVB) project to study these wickless heat pipes for use in near-zero gravity environments for aerospace applications.

Data Centers May Help Ease Strain On National Electric Grid
September 19, 2018

Researchers from UW-Madison and the University of Chicago will explore the idea that data centers could make the power grid more flexible…

Future City Competition Announces 2018-19 Theme
September 18, 2018

Future City is asking middle school students to respond to the challenge of Powering Our Future and design an electrical grid that can withstand and quickly recover from the impact of a natural disaster.

Community Development Block Grant Funding Announced
September 18, 2018

14 localities to receive funding for housing rehabilitation, downtown revitalization, and water and sewer projects.

Robot Prototype Expresses Emotions
September 17, 2018

Design features an array of two shapes, goosebumps and spikes, which map to different emotional states.

Electric Eels of the Microbial World
September 17, 2018

Researchers are working on maximizing the efficiency of bioelectrochemical systems.

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Hosted
September 14, 2018

A dozen undergraduate students from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and other universities around the country got the chance to participate in research…

Method Developed That Removes Color From Water
September 14, 2018

During manufacturing, about a tenth of all dye products are discharged into the waste stream.

Virginia’s I-64 Capacity Improvements Segment I Honored
September 13, 2018

The I-64 Capacity Improvements Segment I project for the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has been recognized with a National Design-Build Award of Merit from…

New Technique May Improve Common Problem In Printing Technology
September 13, 2018

A new manufacturing technique developed by researchers from Binghamton University, State University at New York may be able to avoid the “coffee ring” effect that plagues inkjet printers.

Henry County Farm Brewery Announces Expansion
September 12, 2018

Mountain Valley Brewing announces $174,000 investment in facility expansion.

Researchers Create E-Whiskers That May Be Touchstone For Electronic Skin
September 12, 2018

New hair-like structures have potential application in both robotics and prosthetics.

Improving the Quality of Medical Imaging
September 11, 2018

AUTOMAP system could produce brain MRI images with better signal and less noise than conventional MRI techniques.

$10 Million in Economic Development Grants Now Available
September 11, 2018

Project application period is now open for grants that expand economic opportunities and reclaim abandoned coal mine sites.

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