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Moving to CSU

By |2019-02-06T19:38:08+00:00January 4th, 2016|

After 10 years at Virginia Tech, it is not without emotion that I am moving to CSU. I have joined the faculty of the Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering at Colorado State University who offered me the Abell Chair in Synthetic Biology. Moving to CSU represents an exceptional opportunity to join a vibrant community [...]

Scholar of the week

By |2019-02-06T19:38:31+00:00August 25th, 2015|

Thank you to whoever nominated me for the "Scholar of the Week" award. The goals of the Scholar of the Week are to recognize individuals while also telling people about research and scholarly activities at the university.¬†Recognition is based on research and/or scholarship.  

Virginia Tech Libraries supports open-access journal PeerJ

By |2019-02-06T19:41:30+00:00June 11th, 2014|

The open access journal PeerJ is changing the open-access publication business model. Instead of a charging a publishing fee per article, it is a relying on a membership model. Each author pays a $99 lifetime membership to the journal but do not incur publication fees afterwards. The journal has been setting up partnerships with institutions [...]