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LIGO in Hanford, Washington

Georgia Tech joins hunt for gravitational waves as a member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration

Georgia Tech is now part of another major international scientific research project: the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO).
Chris Reinhard

Two Sciences Faculty Receive 2015 Sloan Research Fellowship

Danielle Dixson and Chris Reinhard receive two-year grant
Goat eyelashes

Easy on the eyes: How eyelash length keeps your eyes healthy

The optimal eyelash length is one-third the width of your eye.
Panamá reef

La Niña-like conditions associated with 2,500-year-long shutdown of coral reef growth

A new study has found that La Niña-like conditions in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Panamá were closely associated with an abrupt shutdown in coral reef growth that lasted 2,500 years.
Sampling Microbial Communities in Beach Sand

Study details impact of Deepwater Horizon oil spill on beach microbial communities

Researchers have studied the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on communities of beach microbes.

Tech in the News

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meditation class

Relax and Restore: Achieving Balance through Meditation

A weekly meditation class, which is suitable for all levels of experience, is designed to teach participants how to relieve stress, achieve deep relaxation, gain breath and body awareness, and achieve greater mental clarity.
Hispanic Recruitment Team

Hispanic Students Sought for Undergraduate Recruitment Efforts

Applications are now open for the Hispanic Recruitment Team (HRT), a group that helps prospective Hispanic students connect with students on campus who can share stories about life at Tech.
Chris Reinhard

Two Sciences Faculty Receive 2015 Sloan Research Fellowship

Danielle Dixson and Chris Reinhard receive two-year grant
Chamber Choir

Chamber Choir Showcases Student Musical Talents

The choir will perform March 1 on campus and March 31 with a professional orchestra.
Be Well: Benefits Education and Wellness Series

Be Well: Benefits Education and Wellness Series

The Be Well education series helps provide employees with the tools necessary to make smarter health- and benefits-related decisions every day.

News Blog

Waiting is the hardest part

Tom Petty may have said it best when he sang, “The Waiting is the Hardest Part.” For high school seniors applying to college, these lyrics have never rung as true as they do now. Mary Tipton Woolley, associate director of Undergraduate Admission at Georgia Tech, offers three...

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Mary Tipton Woolley

Mary Tipton Woolley

Associate Director of Undergraduate Admission at Georgia Institute of Technology

This Medical Magic Bullet Can Save Lives

There is a renewed focus on the need for vaccines following the recent measles outbreak linked to Disneyland. Pinar Keskinocak and Julie Swann, co-directors of the Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems at Georgia Tech, stress the need for parents to...

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Pinar Keskinocak

Pinar Keskinocak

Professor
School of Industrial & Systems Engineering, College of Engineering
Co-Director, Center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics & Associate Director of Research, Health Systems Institute

Julie Swann

Julie Swann

Professor
School of Industrial abd Systems Engineering, College of Engineering
Co-Director, The center for Health and Humanitarian Logistics

Snowpocalypse – not

About a week ago, the weather forecast models suggested a strong storm developing off the east coast of the U.S.  Subsequent forecasts were issued for catastrophic snowfall amounts for the coastal northeast U.S., including New York City.  Government officials responded by shutting down...

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Judith Curry

Judith Curry

Chair and Professor
School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, College of Sciences

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