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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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  • Data Science

    A Master's with a Difference


    Over the past five years, scores of universities around the country have introduced master’s-level data science programs, but few universities approach data science the way the...

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  • Wireless Health

    Harnessing People Power


    UVA's participation in a Nanosystems Engineering Research Center dedicated to developing wearable, self-powered health and environmental monitoring devices is a milestone.

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  • The Next Step

    A Tenure-Track Job


    Philip Asare’s experiences as a graduate student in the Engineering School proved to be the perfect springboard, not just for securing an academic post, but finding one that will...

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