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- Virginia Tech biomedical engineering team to study knee ligament sprains. // Medical Device Daily;11/22/2009, p2
The article announces that a team of Virginia Tech engineering researchers have received a grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation to study knee ligament sprains at the micro-mechanical level.
- Wireless Hokies. Gawel // Electronic Design;10/18/99, Vol. 47 Issue 21, p32N
Reports that the United States National Science Foundation has awarded Virginia Tech University's Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science departments a three-year, $1-million grant. Research on software engineering tools that will allow wireless engineers to predict system...
- Nafion increases water flow, filtering. // InTech;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p10
This article reports that scientists at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia have discovered a way to increase the efficiency of electricity generating fuel cells. According to The National Science Foundation (NSF), the researchers found out that by stretching a polymer electrolyte membrane...
- National Science Foundation awards $1 million to improve the efficiency of DNA fabrication. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;8/1/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article presents information on the grant provided by the National Science Foundation of the U.S. to the Virginia Tech for the purpose of improving the efficiency of Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) fabrication.
- Virginia Tech partners to start research center. // Nashville Automotive Report;Sep2010, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p8
The article reports on the move of Virginia Tech Polytechnic Institute & State University and General Motors Corp to establish a tire research and testing center in Southside Virginia.
- Virginia Tech sets up research unit in India. // Chemical Business;Jun2014, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p63
The article reports that U.S.-based university Virginia Tech and infrastructure development company Marg Group, have jointly set up a research centre for sustainable technologies near Chennai, India.
- $2 Million Grant to Retain Engineering Students. // SWE Magazine;Winter2005, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p59
Reports on the grant given by the National Science Foundation to Virginia Tech College of Engineering in Blacksburg to expand its mentoring and retention programs for engineering students. Importance of mentoring to first year and transferee students; Number of freshman students to be included...
- INNOVATIVE SENSOR TO STOP FALLS. Getz, Lindsey // Aging Well;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p26
The article focuses on the portable fall prediction monitoring system of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and the University of Virginia which can be used for early detection of fall risks. It mentions that project of the universities was due to the $1.2 million grants from...
- BRIEFS. // Bio-IT World;Dec2003, Vol. 2 Issue 12, p14
Presents news briefs on the biotechnology industry in the U.S. as of December 2003. Information on supercomputer Terascale Computing Facility in Virginia Tech University in Blacksburg; Partnership of IBM and the University of California in San Francisco for a clinical management and genomic...