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ASCC Upcoming 2019 Events
November 19, 2018

The American Society of Concrete Contractors, (ASCC), St. Louis, MO., has scheduled the following events for 2019.

Forensic Engineering 8th Congress Scheduled
November 16, 2018

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has announced the Forensic Engineering 8th Congress is scheduled to be held November 29 – December 2, 2018, in Austin, TX.

Researchers Developing Laser-Activated Nanosealants
November 16, 2018

National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) funded researchers have developed laser-activated nanomaterials that integrate with wounded tissues to form seals that are superior to sutures…

Virginia Tech Leads Study of Brain Trauma, Epilepsy Connection
November 15, 2018

Virginia Tech is launching a $2.6 million study to determine if traumatic brain injuries can cause changes within the brain that lead to epilepsy.

ASCC Holds Second Laser Scanning Workshop
November 15, 2018

The American Society of Concrete Contractors, (ASCC), will hold a second Laser Scanning Workshop on Tolerances, Monday, January 21, 2019…

Ivory Coast, VCU Form Partnership To Improve Access To Lifesaving Medicines
November 14, 2018

Officials representing Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and the government of Ivory Coast have signed an agreement…

2018 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit Scheduled
November 14, 2018

The 2018 MRS (Materials Research Society) Fall Meeting & Exhibit is the key forum to present research to an interdisciplinary and international audience.

FIRST® Tech Challenge Orange Qualifier In November 2018
November 13, 2018

FIRST Tech Challenge Orange Qualifier is scheduled for November 17, 2018.

Engineers Developing ‘Bury-and-Forget’ Sensors
November 13, 2018

Engineers at Iowa State University and the University of Florida are working on a new system of “bury-and-forget” soil sensors…

Women In STEM Scholarship Sponsored By LMI
November 12, 2018

FIRST Chesapeake is excited to announce their inaugural Reaching for the Stars: Women in STEM breakfast sponsored by Rolls-Royce.

Second Biometric Technology Rally Announced
November 12, 2018

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is calling for submissions to a Biometric Technology Rally scheduled for Spring 2019.

VCU Engineering To Launch Programs In Cybersecurity and Data Science
November 9, 2018

The Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) College of Engineering will launch post-baccalaureate graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity and data science this spring.

Study Released On Child Car Seat Use In Ride-Share Vehicles
November 9, 2018

Traveling with young children can be a challenge. As ride-share apps continue to surge in popularity, transporting children safely via these services has become a growing concern.

Precision Sheet Metal Fabrication Plant to Locate in Danville and Pittsylvania County
November 8, 2018

Firm will invest $8 million to locate its first U.S. precision sheet metal fabrication plant.

Uncovering The Mysteries Of Smell
November 8, 2018

Researchers seek to determine how smells are recognized in a dynamic environment.

Films Production Facility Expansion Announced
November 7, 2018

Firm will invest $10.3 million to expand existing production facility in Winchester.

Woolpert to Collect and Process Data for Highway Assets Throughout Virginia
November 7, 2018

Firm will will conduct a random sampling of assets on Virginia roadways, evaluate the assets according to standard VDOT criteria and grade the performance of those assets.

Study Highlights Physics That Elephants Use To Feed Themselves
November 6, 2018

A new study demonstrates the physics that elephants use to feed themselves the massive quantities of leaves, fruit and roots needed to sustain their multi-ton bodies.

Active Chilled Beam Webcast Rescheduled
November 6, 2018
U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Attends Consumer Energy Alliance Summit
November 5, 2018

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry at Consumer Energy Alliance Summit: American Energy a Must for National, Economic Security.

Community of Algae and Fungi Power Biofuel Production System
November 2, 2018

Michigan State University (MSU) scientists have a new proof of concept for a biofuel production platform that uses two species of marine algae and soil fungi.

3D Electron Microscopy Provides Unique Insights
November 2, 2018

Careful sample preparation, electron tomography and quantitative analysis of 3D models provides unique insights into the inner structure of reverse osmosis membranes widely used for…

Lockheed Martin Invests $750,000 In FIRST
November 1, 2018

FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), an international K-12 not-for-profit organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen, recently announced a $750,000 investment…

Finalist Projects Selected For The 2018 Diversity Award
November 1, 2018

The award honors successful grassroots projects that inspire students from all backgrounds to study and succeed in engineering.

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