A team with technology that could help monitor the condition of cats and dogs with diabetes won Georgia Tech’s 2015 Startup Competition ($15,000, plus the Edison Prize: a $15,000 convertible note).
The summer of 2014 may always be remembered as the summer of the Ice Bucket Challenges, a viral sensation that helped raise awareness of the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Georgia Institute of Technology researcher Ajit Yoganathan was recognized recently in his native country’s press for a rare honor.
A collaborative effort between investigators at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory University School of Medicine and Georgia Institute of Technology has led to the development of a non-invasive method to image simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) replication in real-time, in vi
Every year in Atlanta, around the time winter is dragging out its transition into spring, some of the world’s top researchers gather at the Parker H.
The reality of war is as grim today as it ever was: soldiers put themselves in harm’s way with predictable results. What’s changed is, the predictions are better than they used to be. So thanks to advances in emergency, in-theater medicine, the U.S.
The Georgia Institute of Technology will be well represented when the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) gathers for its 2015 Annual Event, March 15-17, at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.
Ajit Yoganathan, who helped start, cultivate and grow one of the nation’s leading biomedical engineering departments here at the Georgia Institute of Technology, was recently elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional honors a
It’s a widespread practice among Chinese students to assume an English name as they start learning the language. When it was Yichen Wang’s turn to pick a new alter ego, he chose what he considered the road less traveled by, a route that has served him well in his education.
The six teams competing to win the Georgia Tech InVenture Prize share a common desire to improve our lives.
Their inventions include a surgical device to correct drooping eyelids, an interactive tool to learn Braille and a way to make the perfect cup of coffee.
Let’s say you’re a graduate student working toward a Ph.D. in bioengineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. You’ve got a solid background in the sciences. You’re studying at one of the world’s top ranked engineering institutions.
College of Engineering faculty members Deepak Divan, Vigor Yang and Ajit P. Yoganathan were recently elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
Georgia Tech researchers, working with colleagues in the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), are pleased to announce the release of a new version of a genome annotation system capable of analyzing more than 2,000prokaryotic genomes per day, helping researchers accelerate prokary
Four members of the Georgia Institute of Technology’s bioengineering community have recently been elected as new fellows of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE).
Manu Platt is a Black man in America. He is a big man who wears earrings and dreadlocks. That is what the public sees. Now, the public will get a deeper look into who Dr.
Hey, undergrads in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME), do you have what it takes to be part of an exclusive pediatric bioengineering program?
Bob Guldberg, executive director of the Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, has won a Georgia Bio Community Award.
The Parker H. Petit Institute of Bioengineering and Bioscience has added four new faculty members to its growing throng of researchers working on the cutting edge. Three of the new research institute members are based at the Georgia Institute of Technology, one at Emory University.
Partha Unnava had no idea he’d made this year’s Forbes magazine list of ’30 Under 30 Who Are Moving the World,’ not until he logged into his Twitter account.
Fred Leroy “Bud” Suddath was an innovative and inspiring scientist, educator and academic administrator, a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he eventually would become vice president for information technology, the university’s first.