Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science

Welcome to ICTAS

As a research institute of Virginia Tech, the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science enhances the university’s ability to address large-scale research opportunities by crossing traditional disciplinary boundaries. ICTAS focuses on emerging technologies at the intersections of engineering, the humanities, and the physical, life, and social sciences. 

With state-of-the-art shared facilities, seed funding, and administrative support, ICTAS is building a research ecosystem that fosters innovation.

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Director's Message

Director's Message

ICTAS Groups and Centers

Supporting Interdisciplinary Research

ICTAS Doctoral Scholars Program

ICTAS Doctoral Scholars Program

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Contact Us

ICTAS (MC 0193)
Kelly Hall, Suite 410, Virginia Tech
325 Stanger Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061

(540) 231-2597