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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - 2016

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Engineering Information

Areas of Expertise

Engineering Departments Areas of Expertise
Aerospace and Ocean Engineering
  1. Comp. structural mech. & aeroelasticity of comp. materials
  2. Multi-disciplinary design of adv. vehicles
  3. Aircraft guidance,control,handling qual.,human pilot modelin
  4. Fluid dynamic exp. of turbulent and vortical flows
  5. High speed flow simulations and experiments
Biological Systems Engineering
  1. Wood engineering
  2. Nonpoint source pollution control
  3. Water quality modeling and monitoring
  4. Food engineering
  5. Bioprocess engineering
Biomedical Engineering & Mechanical Science
  1. Crash Safety
  2. Injury Biomechanics
  3. Tissue engineering
  4. Imaging Science
  5. Bioheat Transfer
  6. Computer-aided Design
Chemical Engineering
  1. Environmentally consious chemical processing
  2. Biotechnology
  3. Catalyst and surface science
  4. Polymers and polymer processing
  5. Polymer structure property relationships
Civil and Environmental Engineering
  1. Geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering
  2. Design and management of constructed facilities
  3. Environmental and water resources engineering
  4. Transportation and infrastructure planning/management
  5. Structural design using advanced civil eng. materials
Computer Science
  1. Software engineering
  2. Human-computer interaction
  3. Algorithms
  4. Computer-aided education
  5. Grid computing
  6. High performance computing
Electrical and Computer Engineering
  1. Computer systems design
  2. Fiber & electro optics
  3. Wireless communication
  4. Power systems
  5. Electronics
Engineering Education
  1. Technical Communication
  2. Engineering Design
  3. Program Assessment
  4. Research Methods
  5. Design Team Management
Industrial and Systems Engineering
  1. Systems engineering: Life-cycle process, reliability, etc.
  2. Human factors: auditory systems, displays/controls,etc.
  3. Management systems: performance measurement, etc.
  4. Manufacturing: Ind. automation, manuf. processes,etc.
  5. Operations research: Mathematical modeling and analysis
Materials Science and Engineering
  1. Materials fabrication, processing, & char. techniques
  2. Metal and metal-matrix composite materials
  3. Ceramics and ceramic-matrix composite materials
  4. Electronic,optical,and semiconducting materials
  5. Polymers and polymer-based composite materials
Mechanical Engineering
  1. Materials, material behavior & app.,intelligent materials
  2. Analysis & design of mechanical devices & systems
  3. Fluid and thermal systems,tribiology,energy systems,turbomac
  4. Vibration,control, and dynamics
  5. Acoustics,structural acoustics, and active acoustic cont.
Mining and Minerals Engineering
  1. Subsurface environmental engineering
  2. Rock mechanics and ground control
  3. Systems analysis and equipment evaluation
  4. Mineral processing and coal preparation
  5. Environmental, health, and safety
Myers-Lawson School of Construction
  1. Construction operations and processes
  2. Construction theory and applications