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College of Science in the News

Playful portrait of a young boy enjoying a spring day at the park. He finds enjoyment in the simple discovery of finding the seed head of a dandelion flower.

Harald Sontheimer, Ph.D of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute. (David Hungate/ VTCRI).

Julianne Chung is an assistant professor with the Department of Mathematics and also is affiliated with the Computational Modeling and Data Analytics program, both in the College of Science.

Our students. . . 

Undergraduate students Erica Johnson (foreground) and Alexa Figueroa Baiges (middle) carried out research work in a neuroscience laboratory overseen by Christopher Thompson, an assistant professor of neurobiology and behavior.

Neuroscience students

College of Science Events & Announcements


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Ying Wang, Ph.D. student, Chemistry, Macromolecular Science, and Louis (Lou) Madsen, Associate Professor, Chemistry, lab, research, student and professor interaction


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