Return to Skip Menu

Main Content

John David Pastor

Apr 30, 2014 'Catalyst' funds private-public efforts to stop inflammatory bowel disease, heart attack, diabetes
Nov 12, 2014 A transfusion for vampire bats: Virginia Tech researcher gives Smithsonian display new life
Dec 11, 2013 A.J. Prussin conducts research on microbiomes in day-care centers
Apr 27, 2015 Advanced Propulsion and Power Lab fills industry niche for advanced aerospace, turbine research
May 09, 2014 Aircraft redesigned to be powered by electricity in continuing efforts to advance unmanned systems
Apr 26, 2013 Alex Parrish receives 2013 President's Award for Excellence
Jan 13, 2014 Amanda Morris receives $450,000 grant to develop sustainable solar energy technology
Dec 17, 2014 Army awards Discovery Analytics Center researcher $300,000 to develop Big Data storytelling tool
Dec 03, 2013 Aviation initiative to get $2.6 million in Virginia FACT funds to test unmanned aircraft systems
Mar 25, 2014 Aviation partnership leader discusses next steps in unmanned aircraft systems testing
Dec 15, 2015 Bacterial battery fuels recovery of valuable commodities from wastewater
Oct 09, 2014 Bahareh Behkam invited to attend National Academies Keck Futures Initiative
Jun 02, 2015 Board of Visitors revises intellectual property policy to encourage student, faculty innovation
Nov 20, 2013 Board of Visitors updated on efforts to reduce nation's obesity-related health woes
Sep 19, 2012 Breast cancer risks acquired in pregnancy may pass all the way to great-granddaughters
Dec 09, 2013 Caitlin Rivers wins Department of Defense award to continue studies in computational epidemiology
Apr 23, 2015 Carlene Arthur receives 2015 President's Award for Excellence
Mar 18, 2013 Christine Tysor named research program manager at institute
Mar 03, 2014 Coalition of business, education leaders warns of growing U.S. ‘innovation deficit’
Sep 26, 2014 Computer science and statistics team awarded $1 million to make Big Data more user-friendly
May 02, 2014 David Levy joins Hume Center as associate director of research in cybersecurity
Jan 27, 2015 Dennis Dean to serve as interim vice president for research at Virginia Tech
Mar 31, 2014 Dennis R. Dean reappointed J.B. Stroobants Professor of Biotechnology
Jul 16, 2014 Department of Defense awards SMART Fellowship to biomedical engineering student
Oct 15, 2012 Department of Energy's Office of Science director to discuss science for sustainable energy at first-ever visit to Virginia Tech
Dec 04, 2014 Devi Parikh awarded $1 million from Paul G. Allen Family Foundation to advance artificial intelligence
Nov 07, 2014 Discovery Analytics Center adds Peter Hauck to lead software development team
May 13, 2014 Discovery Analytics Center expands Big Data initiatives to Arlington
Jan 31, 2013 Double-dipping scientists may have received millions in duplicate funding, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute analysis reveals
Jul 15, 2015 Drone flights add international research element to health outreach
Dec 18, 2014 Eleanor Nelsen named Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science communications manager
Aug 10, 2012 Electronic recording of truck drivers' hours-of-service evaluated
Apr 06, 2015 Elizabeth Tranter named associate vice president for research planning
Nov 19, 2014 Emergency responders focus on unmanned aircraft for search, public safety at state workshop
Dec 15, 2015 Engineers discover precise mechanism underlies the sloppy way dogs raise water into their mouths
Feb 11, 2014 Engineers receive grants from Virginia Innovation Partnership to market inventions
Dec 12, 2013 Environment drives genetic changes in Evolution Canyon; discovery sheds light on climate change
Apr 10, 2013 Expert in aging to discuss ways elderly stay sharp for 35th anniversary of Center of Gerontology
Jun 27, 2014 Forecasting future may one day become as practical as predicting weather, thanks to Big Data advances
Mar 26, 2014 Fralin Life Science Institute, Virginia Bioinformatics Institute reorganize to build efficiency, synergy
Mar 17, 2015 Fralin scientists streamline genome-editing tool to bolster efforts to thwart 'deadliest' animal
Apr 01, 2015 Geologist leads international research to solve perplexing mystery of continental evolution
Aug 01, 2013 Geoscientists gradually decipher nature's playbook, discover new mineral-making secrets
Jul 17, 2015 Gov. Terry McAuliffe, President Timothy D. Sands observe unmanned aircraft transport medications at research flights
May 21, 2014 Governor announces the opening of Virginia Tech's research laboratory in India
Oct 09, 2014 Governor's Award nominee Jon Greene recognized for propelling unmanned aircraft into nation's skies
Dec 23, 2015 Graduate student develops and tests in-vehicle safety application on Interstate 66
Oct 18, 2012 Harnessing the discipline to be interdisciplinary: John C. Little to discuss research strategies
Feb 14, 2014 High Performance Computing in the Life/Medical Sciences Summer Institute begins July 29
Sep 13, 2012 Human factors research enhances safe driving
Oct 21, 2014 Hume Center names Jonathan Black associate director of research for aerospace systems
Aug 12, 2014 Hume Center names three members to its board of advisors
Dec 12, 2013 Hume Center, Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science join to answer national challenges
Apr 22, 2014 Industry leader in Unmanned Aircraft Systems to helm new FAA-approved test site
Sep 16, 2014 Innovation Center at VT, India takes center stage at board of visitors' research briefing
Mar 15, 2013 Jon Greene named associate director for strategic planning and development at institute
Jun 09, 2015 Jonathan Black named Northrop Grumman Senior Faculty Fellow
Dec 30, 2013 Leaders welcome FAA nod to test unmanned aircraft; Virginia Tech positioned to lead new industry
Oct 04, 2012 Lighting critical to safety of parking lots
Jul 17, 2013 Long-buried seawall protected New Jersey homes from Hurricane Sandy's record storm surges
Dec 20, 2013 Madhav Marathe named Fellow of Association for Computing Machinery
Sep 04, 2013 Mechanical engineering society honors institute director for contributions to heat-transfer field
Aug 31, 2015 Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership explores tethered drone opportunities with Florida company
Dec 08, 2015 Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership, The Omnicon Group to expand unmanned aircraft testing, certification
Oct 28, 2013 Nanomaterials inventory improved to help consumers, scientists track products
Nov 07, 2013 National Science Foundation graduate research fellow joins Doctoral Scholars Program
Jan 13, 2016 National Science Foundation-funded project will use tire data to improve transportation safety
Jan 08, 2016 National crash rate for conventional vehicles higher than crash rate of self-driving cars, report shows
Jun 25, 2015 Neuroscientist investigates how our social lives affect our brains
Dec 03, 2013 New Social Decision Analytics Laboratory to bring high level statistical and data science capability
Dec 06, 2013 New computational model reveals novel possibilities for H. pylori treatment
Aug 26, 2013 New doctoral program lauded by leading association of medical colleges for research-focused training
Dec 01, 2015 New era of research begins with naming of the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech
Jul 31, 2015 New insight on how crystals form may advance materials, health, and basic science research
Oct 08, 2013 Nobel Laureate Steven Chu to speak at Virginia Tech
Oct 14, 2013 Nobel laureate talks about innovation in modern research world before capacity Burruss audience
Oct 10, 2014 Nuclear reactor expert discusses ways to prevent Fukushima-like damage with scientists in Japan
Sep 21, 2012 Observations of real-life driving behavior enables researchers to recommend life-saving strategies
Nov 30, 2012 People not hooked on fish could get their omega-3 through dairy
Sep 06, 2012 Pint-size molecules show promise against obesity
Nov 06, 2014 Ravi Tandon brings information theory expertise to Discovery Analytics Center
Oct 12, 2012 Regenerative medicine scientists to highlight 10th annual Lab Technology event Oct. 17
Sep 10, 2013 Research chief tells Board of Visitors that investments in faculty, programs paid dividends
Mar 26, 2013 Research directors inform board of visitors on surging health science initiatives
Sep 02, 2015 Research growth, student opportunities in spotlight at Board of Visitors research session
Jul 28, 2015 Researchers advance unmanned aircraft industry with test flights to detect mock pipeline hazards
Aug 05, 2015 Researchers discover cancer markers may be visible early during human development
Nov 04, 2013 Researchers explore natural solution to rid household plumbing of dangerous pathogens
Feb 24, 2014 Researchers seek ways to bring high-speed Internet to more homes and businesses in rural Virginia
Jul 01, 2015 Researchers test avoidance technology in unmanned aircraft at Cape May Airport with Rutgers partners
Feb 05, 2015 Researchers to begin work with news organizations in an effort to advance aerial journalism
Mar 23, 2015 Researchers use unmanned aircraft to inspect energy pipeline route
Feb 25, 2014 Researchers work with novel wireless technologies to improve safety in hospitals, health care
Nov 08, 2013 Robert Moore named American Chemical Society Fellow
Nov 12, 2015 Robert W. Walters honored with emeritus status
Nov 19, 2014 Robert W. Walters to retire as vice president for research after 30 years of service to Virginia Tech
Jan 06, 2014 Scientists aid in fighting deadly, drug-resistant tuberculosis around the world
Dec 05, 2013 Sea-level rise to drive flooding, regardless of changes in hurricane activity, research team says
Sep 30, 2014 Shengfeng Cheng uses high-performance computing to design new materials
Aug 11, 2014 Srinath Ekkad named associate vice president for research programs
Jun 27, 2014 Student-led projects win Nanotechnology Entrepreneurship Challenge
Nov 05, 2015 Students to network with nationally recognized innovators, entrepreneurs 'At the Nexus'
May 16, 2014 Summer Scholars Program funds research that spans continents, lifespans
Jan 23, 2014 Synthetic population study offers new strategy for controlling epidemics in big cities
Dec 08, 2015 Theresa Mayer named Virginia Tech’s vice president for research and innovation
Oct 29, 2014 Timothy Long named new director of Macromolecules and Interfaces Institute
Mar 27, 2015 Timothy Long selected as a Virginia Outstanding Scientist for 2015
Oct 14, 2015 Undergraduate innovators share ideas with Gov. McAuliffe, Pres. Sands at Techtober roundtable
Aug 24, 2015 Unmanned aircraft system test site to host public meeting to discuss progress
May 27, 2015 Unmanned aircraft test site expects new Federal Aviation Administration policy to speed research
May 19, 2015 Video: Bats' sonar secrets could make for better submarines, drones
Feb 06, 2015 Video: Earthquake research in Chile could shake up the field of seismology
Jun 03, 2015 Video: In search of 'Eureka!' moments, parallel computing speeds the way
Jun 09, 2015 Video: Professor tells why pressure's on students to smarten up underwater robots
Jun 16, 2015 Video: Research boosts crop yields at home, reduces toxic pesticides worldwide
Mar 24, 2015 Video: Stormy weather ahead for wind farms?
Jun 08, 2015 Video: Students carry out 3-D printing with metals and sand, creating complex systems such as 'ant vehicle'
May 26, 2015 Video: Top scientist's materials research puts 'smart buildings' on the grid
Feb 25, 2014 Video: Virginia poised to soar into unmanned aircraft production
Jan 02, 2014 Virginia Bioinformatics Institute embarks on new Fellows program to foster team science
Sep 26, 2014 Virginia Bioinformatics Institute models provided early alert to deadly potential of Ebola outbreak
Aug 24, 2015 Virginia Bioinformatics Institute-developed synthetic biology tool transitions to private sector
Dec 15, 2015 Virginia Tech Transportation Institute wins $2.5 million contract for trucker safety study
Oct 19, 2015 Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, partners test automated, connected vehicles on interstate
Jun 19, 2013 Virginia Tech among eight U.S. universities to partner with Motorola Mobility on research and development agreement
Dec 09, 2013 Virginia Tech climbs NSF research rankings, remains No. 1 research university in Virginia
Feb 05, 2015 Virginia Tech climbs to 38 in National Science Foundation research rankings
Aug 30, 2013 Virginia Tech enters pact to accelerate biomaterial distribution to global research community
Oct 23, 2012 Virginia Tech first to reach certified online trust standards
Jun 17, 2015 Virginia Tech is among top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. patents in 2014
Apr 21, 2015 Virginia Tech joins other commonwealth universities in leap to 100 gigabits per second
Nov 25, 2014 Virginia Tech leads state's universities with most 2014 American Association for Science Fellows
Feb 11, 2014 Virginia Tech members of the National Academies
Feb 08, 2013 Virginia Tech members of the National Academies
Dec 07, 2012 Virginia Tech ranking for research spending jumps; remains tops in Virginia
Dec 03, 2014 Virginia Tech researchers help set agenda on ‘Big Data’ challenges at Virginia Academy Summit
Jan 17, 2013 Virginia Tech's Virginia Outstanding Scientist Award and Lifetime Achievement in Science Award winners (1985 to 2013)
Mar 27, 2015 Virginia Tech's Virginia Outstanding Scientist Award and Lifetime Achievement in Science Award winners (1985 to 2015)
Aug 13, 2014 Virginia Tech's unmanned aircraft test site program 'fully operational,' FAA says
Sep 27, 2013 Virginia, New Jersey, Maryland join to support FAA unmanned aircraft systems effort
Mar 10, 2014 West Virginia spill activates Virginia Tech engineers in effort to determine long-term effects of chemicals
Apr 22, 2014 With ambitious goals, council takes steps to include more research faculty in decision-making
Sep 27, 2012 Yellow-light tweaks could make intersections safer