The Hume Center leads Virginia Tech's research, education, and outreach programs focused on the communication and computation challenges of the national security community. Education programs provide mentorship, internships, scholarships, and seek to address key challenges in qualified US citizens entering federal service. Advanced research programs focus on signals intelligence, electronic warfare, cybersecurity and analytics, and aerospace systems.
Sep 25, 2015
Hume Center Director of Research Dr. Robert McGwier has been elected to a two-year term on the Board of Directors for the Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation (AMSAT).
Sep 03, 2015
Hume Center Director Dr. Charles Clancy has been elected to a four-year term as a member of the Intelligence Committee of the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA).
Aug 31, 2015
The GNU Radio Conference is a growing event that delivers valuable content on the subject of software-defined radio (SDR). The 5th annual GNU Radio Conference 2015 (GRCon15) was held August 24-28, 2015 in Washington, DC, and featured presentations by many Hume Center faculty and graduate students.
Aug 31, 2015
On Aug 26th, the Hume Center hosted a special meeting of Bay Area #Cyberspectrum Meetup, a popular event highlighting the cross section of wireless technologies and cybersecurity. This was the 10th monthly meeting, and was held at the Virginia Tech Research Center - Arlington during the 2015 GNU Radio Conference in Washington DC.
Aug 24, 2015
The Virginia Tech Department of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor in the field of Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Physics, Space Weather, and Remote Sensing.