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Academy induction
College of Engineering inducts five members into the Academy of Engineering Excellence at Virginia Tech

The 2020 inductees were selected from among approximately 68,000 living Virginia Tech engineering alumni. Each academy member has made sustained contributions in engineering and/or leadership throughout illustrious careers.

Date: Sep 22, 2020
The Virginia Tech Hyperloop team
Virginia Tech Hyperloop team appears at fourth pod competition

After a year of designing and fabricating their pod, seven Hokies flew out to Los Angeles for the competition, including a recent graduate and two graduate students who served as advisors to the team.

Date: Jul 23, 2019
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Class of 2019: Doctoral student credits ‘lab family’ with accomplishments

In addition to his prodigious publishing and mentorship efforts while at Virginia Tech, Farzad Ahmadi also helped solve a notoriously difficult problem in fluid dynamics, one that many senior engineers had already given up on: How to create a cheap, durable, and passive anti-frosting surface.

Date: May 08, 2019
Kaveh Hamed and his research team at the Hybrid Dynamic Systems and Robot Locomotion Lab work to enhance agility, stability, and dexterity of four-legged robots.
Virginia Tech researchers aim to give robots bio-inspired gaits

Kaveh Hamed, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the College of Engineering, and his research team have worked to enhance bio-inspired locomotion in robots alongside collaborators from within the department and from other universities around the country.

Date: Sep 29, 2019
Robert and Beatrice Mahan
Robert and Beatrice Mahan’s French connection underlies their support of new faculty positions

Robert Mahan, a researcher and professor emeritus of mechanical engineering, and his wife, Beatrice, a retired administrator, fell in love with the French language and culture. Now they are providing support for a French professorship in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences and an estate gift to the College of Engineering.

Date: Feb 07, 2020
Virginia Tech’s Design Build Fly team took second place honors in Wichita, Kansas in the international AIAA Design Build Fly competition.
Virginia Tech’s Design Build Fly Team places second at international AIAA competition

Meticulous planning, countless test flights, and good old-fashioned math were key to Virginia Tech’s recent second-place finish at the international AIAA Design Build Fly competition.

Date: May 29, 2018

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