The Collegiate Inventors Competition has selected a team of two Georgia Tech and Emory graduate students as finalists in its 2016 annual competition. Aaron Blanchard and Kevin Yehl are students in the Wallace H.
In light of this year’s Diversity Symposium theme, “Celebrating Women at Georgia Tech,” Institute Diversity created the Gender Equity Champion Awards to recognize members of the faculty, staff, and student body, and a unit (office, depa
After a few years of grad school at the Georgia Institute of Technology, working toward his Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, it dawned on John Nicosia: He could not envision a future for himself in a traditional academic role.
The Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory is ranked No.1 in U.S.
The Regenerative Engineering and Medicine (REM) research center, a joint collaboration of Emory University, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Georgia, has awarded seed grants totaling $560,000 to eight teams of interdisciplinary researchers who are working to harness the b
It takes a lot of nerve to pursue a Ph.D., especially in something as demanding as biomedical engineering.
Despite the hubbub about pluripotent stem cells’ potential applications, when it comes time to introduce products into patients, the stem cells are actually impurities that need to be removed.
When Cassie Mitchell first qualified for an international athletic competition, it just happened to be at the London 2012 Paralympic games and she’d only been competing for a few months as a track athlete.
“I was a little bit naïve,” she admits.
Each semester, dozens of rising second-year students apply for the privilege to address incoming students at Georgia Tech at New Student Convocation.
The Biomedical Innovation and Development (BioID) program was created in 2013 by the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University to meet a specific market need for multidisciplinary professionals, people with a broad educational background who can thrive at the intersection of medi
Using a unique single-molecule force measurement tool, a research team has developed a clearer understanding of how platelets sense the mechanical forces they encounter during bleeding to initiate the cascading process that leads to blood clotting.
Eberhard Voit can be forgiven if he sometimes felt like a recluse among scientists early in his career. As a system biologist, he didn’t have a lot of company.
Krishnendu Roy scanned the room, taking note of the people all around him in the Vatican, and thought, “what the heck am I doing here?”
Six promising biomedical research projects from Georgia Tech and Emory University, including several based in labs at the Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience, are receiving critical early-stage support in the form of funding and operational guidance through the Coulter Translational
Staff members in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) recently won two of the three annual Georgia Tech College of Engineering (COE) staff awards.
Cassie S. Mitchell, assistant research professor and principal investigator of the Laboratory for Pathology Dynamics in the Wallace H.
If there truly is a golden age of biological research taking shape on the horizon, thanks to the groundbreaking gene editing technique called CRISPR-Cas9, then James Dahlman is standing on its front doorstep.
The Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory (BME) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael E. Davis, Ph.D. as its new associate chair for graduate studies.
The Georgia Institute of Technology’s neuroscience and neurotechnology community assembled recently for NeuroDay 2016, bringing together dozens of faculty members from the College of Sciences, College of Engineering, and College of Computing.
Heart failure (HF) is one of the major health challenges faced by society today, afflicting 6 million Americans, claiming hundreds of thousands of lives each year and costing more than $30 billion dollars annually .