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Cybersecurity Research Programs

Virginia Tech's faculty have wide-ranging research programs ongoing in cybersecurity. The university's core strength in world-class cybersecurity research are in the following key areas of expertise:

  • Cyber-Physical System Security;
  • Cybersecurity Policy and Governance; and
  • Wireless Communications and Networking Security.

Six research centers and labs listed below capture a large portion of the ongoing research activity. For more information see personal websites for the faculty listed below.

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$15 MILLION per year in research grants and contracts


150 students per year supported as graduate research assistants