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WVU Receives More Than $1 Million From the National Science Foundation For Composite Material Research

With concern growing about the safety of the nation's bridges and other infrastructure, West Virginia University researchers studying how composite materials can be used to address the issues have received two National Science Foundation grants totaling more than $1 million to support their work.
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Students in West Virginia University's Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering are conducting research using wearable technologies under the guidance of Frances Van Scoy.
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Multidisciplinary Researchers Team Up For NASA Grant

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WVU' Statler College to Hold Essay Contest as Part of Engineers Week

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Professor Receives WV Department of Transportation Grant

Chen has received a grant from the state's Department of Transportation for phase two of a project studying thermal cracking of concrete in bridges.
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Two WVU Faculty Members Named Professor of the Year Finalists by Faculty Merit Foundation of West Virginia

Two popular and highly respected West Virginia University professors have been chosen as finalists for 2014 Professor of the Year.
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