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VCU School of Engineering returns to the skies at the SUAS 2014 Competition

Students from VCU School of Engineering are competing against 40 universities from across the world to determine who can design the best Unmanned Aerial System.

Congratulations Graduate Students

Congratulations to the newest VCU School of Engineering Master’s and Ph.D. graduates!

VCU School of Engineering Shares the Future with Young Engineers

The School of Engineering presented its contributions to STEM while unveiling its new activity book to inspire the next generation of engineers.

Virginia Legislative Leaders Visit “TRIP” Facility

Translational Research Innovation Projects Facility

Adapting to New Data

VCU School of Engineering Researchers Look at New Ways to Scale Data Storage

Capitol Region Celebration of Women in Computing

VCU School of Engineering Celebrates Women in Computing with CAPWIC

Computer Science Students Compete in HackU-2

VCU Team Wins Award at Hackathon

Darnell Energy Summit

VCU School of Engineering to Host International Conference on Power Electronics

Experimenting with Opportunity

Twelve undergraduate students selected for Dean’s Undergraduate Research Initiative (DURI) Awards

A Smarter Way to Conduct Surgery

Assistant professors conceive a new method of minimally invasive surgery- surgical tips made from magnetostrictive and piezoelectric materials- attached to an endoscopic probe.

A New Way to Break the Ice

Engineers at Virginia Commonwealth University Develop New Method for Ice Adhesion Testing

Sophomore Wins Undergraduate Research Award

Educational Puzzle Describes Nanostructures

Producing Innovators: Catalyzing Change in Engineering Education

“We’re in the midst of a time of great change,” said Vincent P. Manno, Sc.D., the provost and dean of faculty at Olin College of Engineering.

VCU Opens New Collaborative Project and Prototyping Facility

The Translational Research Innovation Projects (TRIP) Facility Will Help Faculty to Move Product Concepts Towards Reality

The Freshman at MIT Who is Revolutionizing Nanotechnology

Saumil Bandyopadhyay, son of Supriyo Bandyopadhyay, Ph.D., Commonwealth Professor in the VCU School of Engineering's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, attained five peer-reviewed papers before graduating high school.

VCU Engineer Wows with Talk on Sci-Fi and Science Reality Convergence

Standing center stage in the packed WCVE-TV studio, Virginia Commonwealth University Engineering School Associate Professor Karla Mossi, Ph.D., took on the “final frontier” – science fiction or science fact.

VCU Computer Science Department Scores Top 15 Percent in Regional Programming Contest

The results were the best for the School in its history of participating since 2009.

Tumi Oredein wins WalMart’s national competition

Tumi Oredein, a VCU graduate student in the Master's of Product Innovation Program won WalMart's "Get on the Shelf" contest, a national competition.

VCU School of Engineering Launches New Engineers2B Program
School Brings Local High School Students to Campus to Experience STEM Studies

Launched under the School’s new Director of Diversity and Student Programs Lorraine Parker, Ph. D., the first group of program participants from Richmond Technical Center STEM Academy’s Engineering track will visit the School of Engineering on Nov. 18.

Dean’s Undergraduate Research Initiative (DURI)

Dean’s Undergraduate Research Initiative (DURI) aims to broaden the undergraduate student research experience

Technology Communicates with Biology

Preetam Ghosh, Ph.D., received a two-year Early Concept Grant for Exploratory Research from the NSF for his research: Exploring Biological Networks Robustness using Bio-Inspired Wireless Sensor Networks

Carol Fung, Ph.D. was awarded 2013 Alumni Gold Medal by the University of Waterloo

Carol Fung, Ph.D. has been awarded the 2013 Alumni Gold Medal by the University of Waterloo.

NSF I-Corps Program Teaches Innovation to Young Scientists

A professor leading cyber security research at Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Engineering and a doctorate student have learned how to get out of the lab and into the business world through the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps Teams Program (NSF I-Corps Teams).

An Electric Exchange of Minds

Dominion Virginia Power and State Grid Corporation of China representatives visit VCU to share results of a microgrid collaboration

Physics Teacher Takes Own Advice and Pursues Nuclear Engineering Career at VCU

The former teacher-turned-graduate student in the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering is pursuing his master’s degree full time, with the assistance of a fellowship from the National Academy for Nuclear Training (NANT).

Dean Barbara Boyan, Ph.D., leads authors’ new study for enhanced bone growth

"Rough titanium alloys regulate osteoblast production of angiogenic factors."

Professor Gupton Leads Team Effort to Increase Access to AIDS Drugs

New process reduces costs of active drug ingredients by 75 percent, uses continuous flow versus batch technology

Middle school inventors make their funding pitch to investors

Friday's entrepreneurship event at VCU looked, in many ways, like any of the many other pitch events held around the region each year. But one thing set this event apart: The 12 entrepreneurs were all in middle school.

English, STEM, and Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

Mohamed Gad-el-Hak, Ph.D., launched a successful writing program for engineering students, but he has concerns that much needed initiatives such as this may fall by the wayside due to the current climate in US higher education.

da Vinci Works Summer Program Focuses on Putting Ideas Into Action

Russ Jamison has spent the summer telling a dozen Virginia Commonwealth University students that innovation must have three things: ideation, valuation and execution.

GreenSTEM@VCU = STEM Education + 21st Century Skills and Environmental Awareness

Teachers and students throughout Virginia are identifying environmental concerns in their community and researching, planning and implementing projects to address those needs.

Students Strive to Attend VCU School of Engineering

For Catherine Medina-DeVilliers, the School of Engineering at Virginia Commonwealth University is the destination of choice when it comes to higher education aspirations among high school computer science students.

Women in STEM: Rosalyn Hobson Hargraves, Ph.D. shares advise to young women seeking STEM path

“The biggest obstacles for girls in STEM are bias and stereotypes. STEM professionals do look like you and me. “ -Rosalyn S. Hobson Hargraves, Ph.D.

Engineering student thrives in research

School of Engineering hosts multi-state symposium for minority students

Local Boy Scouts go nuclear at VCU

Local Boy Scouts learn about the atom, radiation and atomic energy while touring the school's Nuclear Simulator Lab.

VCU Engineering student SWIMs into work world

He did it while working a part-time job, studying and volunteering.

Mechanical engineering seniors win first place in the Venture Creation Competition

John Swanson, Jonathan Marsh, Justin Dickerson and Matt Schell built a working prototype of a stair-climbing walker and won first place in the Venture Creation Competition two-day event.

School of Engineering names winners in Senior Design Expo

Eight teams were named winners from a total of 67 competing teams in the School of Engineering’s Senior Design Expo.

VCU engineering students show off business, design skills

Senior engineering students from Virginia Commonwealth University put on the science fair to beat all others Friday.

Senior Design Expo 2013

VCU Engineering Students Present Innovative Projects at 2013 Expo

3-D printing changing the way companies do business

Technology once available only to large firms poised for wider use

Professor Earns International Aerospace Honor

Ramana M. Pidaparti, Ph.D., a professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering at VCU, is one of 100 international aeronautics leaders... read more.

VCU to Offer State’s First Doctoral Program In Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Virginia Commonwealth University has received state approval to offer a doctoral degree in mechanical and nuclear more.