Chris Fuller

Samuel Langley Distinguished Professor of Engineering

(540) 231-4162
133 Durham Hall – 0710
1145 Perry Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061
cfuller@vt.edu

Education

  • Ph.D., Adelaide, 1979
  • M.S. Adelaide, 1974
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  • Research

    • Advanced Composite Materials for Noise Reduction
    • Interior Noise
    • Structural Acoustics
    • Active Control of Sound and Vibration
    • Adaptive Structures
    • Application of Acoustics to Medical Devices

  • Professional Affiliations

    • Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    • Fellow, Acoustical Society of America

  • Publications

  • Professional History

    • 2011-Present, Samuel Langley Distinguished Professor of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech
    • 2008-2013, Professor, Virginia Tech-Carilion Medical School, Roanoke, Virginia
    • 2005-2006, Research Study Leave, University of Adelaide, Australia
    • 1993-2011, Roanoke Electric Steel Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech
    • 1983-1993, Professor, Virginia Tech
    • 1981-1983, NRC Resident Research Associate, Acoustics and Noise Reduction Division, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia
    • 1978-1981, Research Fellow, Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, University of Southampton, United Kingdom
    • 1976-1978, Various private acoustical consulting projects while completing postgraduate study at the University of Adelaide, Australia
    • 1974-1976, Engineer, Department of Defense, Australian Public Service
    • 1972-1974, Cadet Engineer, Department of Defense, Australian Public Service

  • Awards and Honors

    • Samuel Langley Distinguished Professor of Engineering
    • Roanoke Electric Steel Professorship
    • Graduation Speaker, Charles Darwin University, 2005
    • Virginia Tech Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research, 2000
    • Virginia Tech Alumni Award for Excellence in Research, 1996/1997
    • NASA Team Achievement Award for Creative and Pioneering Studies on Active Noise and Vibration Control, 1996
    • ASME Best Paper in Adaptive Structures, 1994
    • Best paper in Structures Directorate, NASA Langley Research Center, 1992
    • International Journal of Applied and Experimental Modal Analysis, Best Paper of 1990 Publication Year, 1991

  • Professional Leadership

    • Board Member, VT Samuel Langley Professor at National Institute of Aerospace
    • Past Board Member, Directors of Institute of Noise Control Engineering
    • Past Board Member, Directors of International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration
    • Editorial Board, Springer Verlag Book Series on Modern Acoustics