VTPL Contact Us

John B. Ferris, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech
Director, Vehicle Terrain Performance Laboratory

Please use http://doodle.com/jbferris to schedule an appointment.

Email: jbferris@vt.edu
Skype: jbferris.vtpl
Phone: (540) 231-4797

John B. Ferris
Mechanical Engineering (MC0261)
Durham Hall, RM 143, Virginia Tech
1145 Perry St
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Directions to Durham Hall
Latitude: 37.23174 | Longitude: -80.42382

Directions and Parking For Durham Hall
I‐81 exit 118C‐B‐A toward U.S 460 W (follow signs for Virginia Tech) Continue on 460 Bypass (not business route) for about 8.8 miles
Exit onto VA‐412 N/Prices Fork Rd/State Route 685 toward Downtown – continue about 1.2 miles
Turn right on Stanger Street – continue 500 ft (parking lot is on the right) Turn right on Perry Street – continue 500 ft (parking lot is on the right) Turn into parking lot on right.

Once you have arrived, please go upstairs outside Durham Hall and turn left on first floor, turn left again into side hallway (through glass doors). My office is on the left (143 Durham). Liz Joslin is also in this hallway (room 149) and will provide you with a Visitors Parking Pass (VERY important! VT has very expensive parking tickets)