Recent Articles by

Matt Kelly

February 26, 2018
Engineering student Madeline Morales is testing the limits of ceramic matrix composite materials used in airplane engines, and finding that the work is leading her down unexpected roads.
February 19, 2018
The University produced 12 Fulbright scholars last year and 33 over the past three years, earning recognition from the U.S. State Department.
February 19, 2018
The plaza in front of the University of Virginia Children’s Hospital is filling up with wild animals – stationary ones made out of metal.
February 08, 2018
The Berlin Wall has now been gone for as long as it existed. History professor Kyrill Kunakhovich examines its significance in today’s world.
January 22, 2018
The centerpiece of Thomas Jefferson’s Academical Village earned certification for a renovation that preserved its historic integrity while meeting modern environmental standards. It is the only UNESCO World Heritage site to receive a LEED designation.
January 22, 2018
Aviation Week magazine and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics named Matthew Asper among 20 of “Tomorrow’s Technology Leaders” for his work on deicing aircraft surfaces and engines.
January 19, 2018
William Hitchcock’s latest research explores the political skills and native intelligence of Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower and the legacy of his presidency.
January 05, 2018
Engineering professor Nicola Bezzo’s laser-scanning robot recently got a real-world test, called upon to map the wet and rocky Crozet Tunnel.
January 02, 2018
A quarter-century after a devastating earthquake, many people in Gyumri are still living in shipping crates. Leon Yacoubian is working to change that.
December 21, 2017
Electrical engineering professor Mool Gupta, working with graduate and undergraduate students, has devised an out-of-the-box plan to bring electricity to the Red Planet and – eventually – help make humans a “two-planet species.”