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  • Deadliest Crash

    Researchers Driven to Save Lives


    Researchers at the Engineering School’s Center for Applied Biomechanics, using a $5 million grant from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and $2 million from car...

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  • Getting Real

    Research Experience for Undergrads


    No one ever fell in love with engineering by reading a textbook. Knowing this, many Engineering School faculty members welcome undergraduates into their labs each summer as part...

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  • Reengineering Nature

    Boats that Swim


    During her first Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative grant, Professor Hilary Bart-Smith and her colleagues studied batoid rays to develop a a better understanding of...

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  • Faculty Accolade

    Aerospace Engineer Eric Loth Cited as ‘Brilliant Mind’ Behind Energy Revolution


    Popular Science has named 12 scientists who are “The Brilliant Minds Behind The New Energy Revolution” and the “faces of change.” The University of Virginia’s Eric Loth is among...

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  • Faculty Excellence

    Professor Makes a Difference in the Lives of Soldiers, Students and Colleagues


    Professor Pamela Norris' outstanding record of research, teaching and service led the new School of Engineering Dean, Craig Benson, to promote her to Executive Associate Dean...

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  • Larry Richards Named UVA Engineering School's First ASEE Fellow


    The American Society of Engineering Education has selected Larry G. Richards, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the University of Virginia, as a member of its Academy of Fellows.

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