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Directors Message

Dr.M.K. Padmanabhan

Director, Virginia Tech

Dr.M.K. Padmanabhan

Welcome to Virginia Tech India Center for Advanced Research and Education. (VT, India). We are an extended arm of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech, a public, land grant Research University.

VT India is a ‘Not for Profit’ entity duly Registered under Indian Laws. Our proposed activities have three important facets – Advanced Research, Professional education and Outreach.We focus on Interdisciplinary research in selected areas of science and Technology of relevance to the global and Indian community. We encourage our researchers to create opportunities for novel industries, robust job growth and enhanced human capabilities.Our Educational initiatives aim towards upgradation of the Knowledge and Skills of students, staff and Corporate professionals.

We welcome everyone to join us in the above sphere of activities and together we can create a New global and Indian Vision.