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Scott Huxtable

Associate Professor
  • Associate Dept. Head for Undergraduate Programs
  • Thrust Area Specialty: Energy Engineering and Science
Scott Huxtable
313B Goodwin Hall (0238)
635 Prices Fork Rd.
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Research Interests

  • Micro-nano-scale thermal transport
  • Micro-nano-scale sensors and actuators
  • Nanoscale energy conversion (e.g. nanostructured thermoelectric devices)
  • Thermoelectric energy harvesting
  • Thermal management of electronic devices

See Dr. Huxtable's publications and research on Google Scholar.

  • 2010-Present, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech
  • 2009-Present, Affiliate member, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Tech
  • 2003-2010, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech
  • 2002-2003, Post-doctoral Researcher, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 2010 – Virginia Tech Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2006 – NSF CAREER Award
  • Virginia Tech College of Engineering Outstanding New Assistant Professor
  • Virginia Tech College of Engineering Certificate of Teaching Excellence
  • Ph.D. - Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 2002
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1999
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Bucknell University, 1997