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  • Perfect Partners

    Professors Show How to Pair Excellent Research and Teaching


    Can great research scientists also be great teachers? Two professors in the University of Virginia Department of Materials Science and Engineering are showing how it can be done...

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  • Improving Jet Engines

    Paving the Way for Hypersonic Propulsion


    The Air Force Office of Scientific Research have joined forces with the National Science Foundation in awarding mechanical and aerospace engineering Professor Harsha Chelliah a $1...

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  • It’s FUNdamental

    Electrical and Computer Engineering transforms undergraduate programs to boost student success


    In 2013, the Charles L. Brown Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering's undergraduate programs committee undertook an overhaul of the undergraduate curriculum. The...

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  • Laser Focused

    Pursuit of Excellence in Education


    Professor Maite Brandt-Pearce will pursue three strategies in her new role as Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of Virginia School of Engineering...

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  • Faculty Accolade

    Engineering & Society Chair Wins Unprecedented Two Sally Hacker Prizes


    Professor W. Bernard Carlson, chair of the University of Virginia Department of Engineering and Society, has earned a Sally Hacker Prize and a William and Joyce Middleton...

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  • Reducing Energy Consumption

    Smarter People, Not Smarter Thermostats


    Researchers from the University of Virginia and the University of Michigan have developed a system that could lead to the next generation of home thermostats – devices that...

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  • Link Lab Expands

    UVA Engineering Launches Formal, International Search for Faculty, Graduate Students in Cyber-Physical Systems


    The University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science has opened its international search for eight faculty members to join a multi-million dollar initiative that...

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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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  • Mark of Distinction

    UVA Engineering, College Join Max Planck


    Laboratories from UVA’s School of Engineering and Applied Science and College of Arts & Sciences have been invited to join MAXNET Energy, a consortium of seven Max Planck...

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