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Advanced Research Institute

Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute (VT-ARI) provides a platform for Virginia Tech's engineering and computer science researchers to interact with counterparts in academia, government and industry in the metropolitan Washington D.C. area. The institute also serves as a gateway to the research and development base at Virginia Tech's main campus in Blacksburg.

Current VT-ARI research spans the areas of:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Networks
  • Critical Infrastructure
  • Distributed Generation Systems
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Information Assurance
  • Renewable Energy
  • Systems engineering
  • Systems Performance Measurement
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Wireless Communications

ARI complements its research activities with teaching and provides a base for graduate students (both M.S. and Ph.D) in engineering and computer science. ARI also hosts seminars, workshops, and lectures by its faculty as well as government program managers, industry researchers, and overseas visitors.

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Contact Information

Advanced Research Institute
Virginia Tech
National Capital Region
900 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22203

Phone: (571) 858-3300

Fax: (571) 858-3015