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Arthur H. Ball

Collegiate Assistant Professor
Arthur H. Ball
Arthur H. Ball
Mailing Address
1185 Perry Street
453 Whittemore (0111)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
  • Ph.D., Virginia Tech, 2009
  • M.S., Virginia Tech, 2004
  • B.S., Bluefield State College, 2001

Finding ways to make difficult concepts easy to understand, modernizing engineering courses, conveying practical engineering knowledge, analog and digital electronics, power amplifier design, signals and systems, instructional labs, guiding M.Eng. students.


  • Power electronics
  • DC/DC switching converters
  • Radiation-hardened circuit design for satellites and space vehicles
  • Engineering curriculum development
  • Faculty advisor for BOLT electric motorcycle team, VT Wind Turbine team, GM IEEE robotics team, and Orbital Launch Vehicle team.