Gavin Garner presented with 2018 Hartfield Excellence in Teaching Award by Jefferson Scholars Foundation.


Students take on SpaceX Hyperloop Design Challenge


Aerospace Student Aims for the Stars, and a Career at SpaceX



Mead Grants Extend Learning Beyond the Lecture Hall

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Gavin Garner is selected as one of two UVA professors to present a “last lecture” for the 2013-2014 year

(A YouTube video of this lecture will be posted soon.)

Gavin Garner speaks at the National Science Foundation’s Cyber Physical Systems Workshop in March 2014.

NBC 29 runs a story about incorporating 3D printers into local public schools with the foundation of the nations first lab school, in which Gavin Garner has played a role.

Gavin Garner, Greg Lewin, and Glen Bull talk at the first Inside 3D Printing Expo held in New York City.

Gavin Garner receives a 2012 Hartfield-Jefferson Scholars Teaching Prize.

Jefferson Scholars Foundation


Gavin Garner and his students design and build a special Rotunda-shaped electric guitar from scratch to commemorate the 175th Anniversary of U.Va.’s Engineering School.


Gavin Garner Wins 2011 Mac Wade Award and Rodman Scholars’ Professor of the Year Award.



ASME publishes an article about a “Graduate Teaching Fellow turned Rockstar”.



National Public Radio airs a story on Day by Day about “the people behind your electric toothbrush” featuring Gavin Garner and Pradip Sheth.

Local newstation NBC29 airs a story about how much UVA engineers rock!

UVA Today published an article about how much “Mechatronics Rocks”!

UVA Engineering Rocks