• Perfect Partners: Professors Show How to Pair Excellent Research and Teaching

    Perfect Partners: Professors Show How to Pair Excellent Research and Teaching0

    Can great research scientists also be great teachers? Two professors in the University of Virginia Department of Materials Science and Engineering are showing how it can be done – with excellence. Associate Professor Petra Reinke and Charles Henderson Chaired Professor John R. Scully are working together on a Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) sponsored by

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  • Paving the Way for Hypersonic Propulsion

    Paving the Way for Hypersonic Propulsion0

    This year, the Air Force Office of Scientific Research joined forces with the National Science Foundation in awarding mechanical and aerospace engineering Professor Harsha Chelliah a $1.5 million grant to expand the validity of turbulence models that researchers use to predict high-speed reacting flows in hypersonic engines.

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  • Computer Science Engineering Chair Earns International Recognition for Advancing Computer Processor Design

    Computer Science Engineering Chair Earns International Recognition for Advancing Computer Processor Design0

    • CS
    • December 16, 2015

    Kevin Skadron, Harry Douglas Forsyth Professor and chair of Computer Science at the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science, has been named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), a prestigious international organization. Skadron is one of 42 computer scientists in the world to receive the designation this year. “Whether

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