The five-year designation comes from the National Security Administration and the Department of Homeland Security.
A team of Virginia Tech engineering students will race in the 8th annual SailBot 2014 International Robotic Sailing Regatta, a competition dedicated to building unmanned, autonomous miniature sailboats.
Using a National Science CAREER Award grant, College of Engineering computer scientist Daphne Yao and her colleagues have effectively shown how to isolate infected computer hosts and detect in advance stealthy malware also known as malicious software.
A grant from the National Science Foundation will allow Gerard Toal the opportunity to build on previous research on post-Soviet unrecognized states and conflict regions.
A team led by Gregorio Valdez of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute has designed a search engine that identifies genes that are functionally linked.
What makes the adolescent brain so susceptible to taking risks? Virginia Tech scientists are recruiting as many as 150 teenagers to help them find out.