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- Feb 15 The Fralin Life Science Institute supports sustainability and green lab efforts Ph.D. student Ellen Garcia has created a grassroots green lab effort at Virginia Tech and is working to build a Green Lab Program.
- Feb 15 Porous carbon fiber research one step closer to use in automotive industry An update on recently reported research on porous carbon fibers shows how this material can be used in an industrial setting, marking an important step from the theoretical to application.
- Feb 14 HS&T fellows dive deep to learn how to commercialize ideas Harshawardhan Deshpande, Daniel Hoagland, and Ryan King will talk about their experiences at a presentation at noon on Feb. 19 at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC.