June 3, 2015
Stephen LaConte, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute since 2013, was approved as an associate professor with tenure in the Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics.
Nov. 24, 2014
Michael Friedlander, executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, hosted a panel discussion titled, “Harnessing Brain Power: When Brains do Amazing Things and When They Do Stupid Things,” as part of the presidential installation of Timothy D. Sands, the 16th president of Virginia Tech.
June 17, 2014
Stephen LaConte, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, recently received the Virginia Tech College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Outstanding New Assistant Professor. The prestigious award is given to extraordinary faculty members with an aptitude for “teaching innovation, research, service, and outreach.”
Dec. 3, 2013
The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute has received a five-year, $2.8-million grant to study interventions aimed at enhancing self-control among problem drinkers.
June 21, 2013
Stephen LaConte, an assistant professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was invited to present at the 19th annual meeting of the Organization for Human Brain Mapping in Seattle on June 17.
April 9, 2013
Stephen LaConte spoke at a one-day symposium on brain injuries and biomechanics in Arlington, Virginia, on April 3.
Nov. 28, 2011
Stephen LaConte recently exported his insights into brain–computer interactions to China, where he received recognition for his innovative research.