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Georgia Tech’s Office of Industry Engagement launches newly redesigned website

Redesign facilitates connections between Georgia Tech researchers and industry The Georgia Tech Research Corporation has announced that its Office of Industry Engagement has recently launched a redesigned website (www.industry.gatech.edu). The new site enables Georgia Tech researchers and potential industry partners … Read more

Georgia Tech Strengthens ATDC to Support Growth in Technology Startups

To help meet the growing demand for support to Georgia technology entrepreneurs and startup companies, Georgia Tech is strengthening and realigning resources in its Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), a technology accelerator that has assisted entrepreneurs for more than 30 … Read more

Georgia Tech InVenture Prize Announces 2013 Finalists

Contestants’ innovations address variety of areas in fifth year of competition Georgia Tech’s fifth annual InVenture Prize competition announced the six finalists for this year’s broadcast on Georgia Public Broadcasting March 13 at 7 p.m. The InVenture Prize is an … Read more

Georgia Tech Tools Enable Groundbreaking Gas Research

Scientists are now better able to examine rare methane gas samples recovered from deep beneath the seafloor using innovative tools developed by Georgia Tech. An international group of scientists recently used the tools to conduct groundbreaking research that could advance … Read more

Industrial Engineering Student Named 2013 New Face of Engineering

Mallory Soldner, a Ph.D. student in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering, was selected as the Institute of Industrial Engineers representative for the 2013 New Faces of Engineering, a program that honors promising young engineers who are contributing … Read more

Dare to Care: Improve Society, Environment with Ideas to SERVE Competition

Rolls of tubing, uncoiling from helicopters, creating new pipelines in mere minutes; human waste, treated by the sun instead of an expensive sewer system. Is this the infrastructure of the future? If some recent Georgia Tech grads have anything to … Read more

Georgia Tech Awarded $2.3 Million to Improve Energy Efficiency of Military HVAC Systems

The Georgia Institute of Technology has been awarded $2.3 million from the U.S. Department of Defense to help improve the efficiency of heating and air conditioning systems on the battlefield. Srinivas Garimella, a professor in the George W. Woodruff School … Read more

Aerial Platform Supports Development of Lightweight Sensors for UAVs

A research team at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) is developing an airborne testing capability for sensors, communications devices and other airborne payloads. This aerial test bed, called the GTRI Airborne Unmanned Sensor System (GAUSS), is based on an … Read more

Farrokh Ayazi Named 2013 IEEE Fellow

Farrokh Ayazi, a professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the Georgia Institute of Technology, is among the 298 individuals worldwide named a 2013 IEEE Fellow. Dr. Ayazi is being recognized for contributions to micro-electro-mechanical resonators … Read more

Study Quantifies the Size of Holes Antibacterials Create in Cell Walls to Kill Bacteria

The rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria has initiated a quest for alternatives to conventional antibiotics. One potential alternative is PlyC, a potent enzyme that kills the bacteria that causes strep throat and streptococcal toxic shock syndrome. PlyC operates by locking onto … Read more