August 17, 2018

Cal Ribbens named interim executive director of the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech

Cal Ribbens, professor and head of the Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering at Virginia Tech, has been named interim executive director of the university’s Biocomplexity Institute.

August 16, 2018

Large-scale simulations could shed light on the “dark” elements that make up most of our cosmos

virginia tech students participate in simulated cyberattack exercise

June 08, 2018

Virginia State Budget Includes $25 million for Virginia Tech-led Commonwealth Cyber Initiative

The newly funded program will leverage Virginia Tech's Data Analytics Center and the Biocomplexity Institute to bring together computer scientists, engineers, and statisticians to meet the research and talent needs of a data-intensive world. As the lead organization of this initiative, Virginia Tech will issue a report to the General Assembly by December 1 to outline next steps for the program. 

June 04, 2018

Using the Science of All Data to Understand Soldier Performance

May 07, 2018

A Legacy of Innovation: Remembering the President Who Helped Establish Our Institute

On May 6, 2018, the Virginia Tech community suffered a great loss with the passing of President Emeritus Charles Steger. His vision, however, lives on: to establish our university as a global leader in cross-cutting research inititives. Few places on campus bear this legacy more directly, or more proudly, than the Biocomplexity Institute of Virginia Tech. This story from 2016 sums up why our home is now known as Steger Hall.

May 02, 2018

Creating a Computing Center That Can Solve Science’s Most Complex Problems

Fueled by over 2 megawatts of power and cutting-edge equipment from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, the Biocomplexity Institute's new data center is ready to help our collaborators address issues ranging from disasters to disease outbreaks.

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