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IMMUNE Application Receives Award
August 16, 2012

Virginia Tech has recently announced that a multidisciplinary team of students and faculty members has been recognized with an international design award for their development of a smart phone application…

Directory Showcases 72 Products Based on U.Va. Discoveries
August 15, 2012

University of Virginia (U.Va.) Innovation, a University initiative focused on maximizing the impact of U.Va. research discoveries, recently unveiled a directory featuring 72 products based on University research.

Call for Entries Open for Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards
August 14, 2012

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® recently announced that entries for the International CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards will be accepted now through September 14, 2012.

Student Wins Governor's 30-Day Sprint Competition
August 10, 2012

Donté Elam of Midlothian, Va., a junior majoring in chemical engineering in the Virginia Tech College of Engineering, was named winner of the 30-Day Sprint competition sponsored by the governor’s office.

Registration Opens For 2012 IEEE Broadcast Symposium
August 9, 2012

Registration for the 2012 IEEE Broadcast Symposium is now underway.

Series of Books to Help Learn the 2012 International Codes Announced
August 8, 2012

The International Code Council (ICC), publisher of the family of International Codes, and Delmar, part of Cengage Learning and a leading provider of learning solutions for ongoing career development and education, announce the Code Basics series…

Registration Open For 2012 Virginia Engineers Conference
August 6, 2012

Registration for the 2012 Virginia Engineers Conference is open. Take advantage of the early registration reduced rates and register no later than August 10th.

Dangers of Fireworks on the Human Eye Studied
August 3, 2012

Virginia Tech College of Engineering researchers have published a study that shines a new spotlight on the dangers of fireworks on the human eye…

U.Va. Ventures Win State Funding
August 2, 2012

Three local biotechnology firms and a University of Virginia (U.Va.) professor are each a step closer to bringing their research discoveries to the market…

Superior Swimming Stroke
August 1, 2012

Two swimming strokes, one that pulls through the water like a boat paddle and another that whirls to the side like a propeller, are commonly used by athletes training for the Olympic Games.

Tool To Model Fuel Properties
August 1, 2012

With the help of a $2 million grant from the U.S. Office of Naval Research, mechanical engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will develop a tool to characterize the performance of a new class of alternative fuels…

ASME Task Force Releases Recommendations
August 1, 2012

An American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Task Force has released recommendations for a new nuclear safety construct that will reach beyond the traditional regulatory framework…

VDOT Selects MBP for Seventh Consecutive Permits Contract
July 31, 2012

MBP is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) for its seventh consecutive Northern Virginia Permits Contract.

ASFE's Writing Webinar Series Scheduled
July 30, 2012

ASFE’s geoprofessional-writing webinar series is a major hit with ASFE-Member Firms. All are led by John Bachner…

New Award To Recognize Early Career Engineers In Power Industry
July 27, 2012

The ASME International Gas Turbine Institute (ASME-IGTI) has announced a new award that will recognize early career engineers for technical achievement in the field of turbo-machinery.

Treatment For Patients With Vocal Cord Paralysis Studied
July 26, 2012

After a stroke, patients often struggle to speak, swallow, or eat because the incident can cause vocal cord paralysis.

2012 Tech Transfer Challenge Winner Announced
July 25, 2012

VT KnowledgeWorks has selected VoltMed as the 2012 Tech Transfer Challenge winner.

TOLK Now Called Dewberry
July 24, 2012

Dewberry announces the renaming of its TOLK division to Dewberry.

New Ways Studied To Forecast Critical Societal Events
July 19, 2012

University and industry scientists are determining how to forecast significant societal events, ranging from violent protests to nationwide credit-rate crashes…

Town of Leesburg Selects MBP
July 18, 2012

MBP is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected by the Town of Leesburg to provide construction and project management services for various capital projects.

Entries Accepted For Fifth Annual DCC Awards
July 17, 2012

The Decorative Concrete Council (DCC), a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), has announced its fifth annual Decorative Concrete Awards.

LumenHAUS Honored With 2012 AIA Honor Award for Architecture
July 16, 2012

Two years after completion, Virginia Tech’s award-winning solar home still is contributing to teaching, research, and the art and science of architecture.

2013 International CES Registration Opens
July 13, 2012

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® opens registration for the 2013 International CES®…

Manufacturing Day Slated for October 5, 2012
July 12, 2012

To highlight the importance of manufacturing to the nation’s economy and draw attention to the many rewarding high-skill jobs available in manufacturing fields, a group of public and private organizations announced recently the launch of Manufacturing Day…

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