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Ribbon diagram of Myocilin OLF domain

3D structure solved for vulnerable region of glaucoma-causing protein

Scientists have determined the three-dimensional structure of a key part of a protein that is associated with glaucoma and identified regions of this domain that correlate with severe forms of the disease.
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Research identifies barriers in tracking meals and what foodies want

Eating healthy is sometimes a challenge on its own, so technology should ease that burden – not increase it – according to new research.
Seven Cool Things About Robots

Seven Cool Things About Robots

In honor of National Robotics Week, Georgia Tech puts together a list of seven cool things robots can do (or will be able to do in the near future).
Brittle star on the seafloor under the Ross Ice Shelf

New robotic vehicle provides a never-before-seen look under Antarctica

A first-of-its-kind robotic vehicle recently dove to depths never before visited under Antarctica’s Ross Ice Shelf and brought back video of life on the seafloor.

Nanoscale "worms" provide new route to nano-necklace structures

Researchers have developed a novel technique for crafting nanometer-scale necklaces based on tiny star-like structures threaded onto a polymeric backbone.

Tech in the News

Ford's new technology chief ponders the future of driving and mobility

WhyChina May Have the Most Factory Robots in the World by 2017

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Safety, Snacks, and Smart Apps: Tips for Making it Through Finals Week

Practice safe studying as stress levels peak this semester.
North Avenue Review - Spring 2015

North Avenue Review Gives Voice to Student Opinions

The open forum magazine recently published an issue that celebrates its 25th anniversary.
Students at Braves Game

Keep Things Lively during Dead Week

Numerous campus events will give students a chance to relax and de-stress this week.
Teaching to the Tech

Teaching to the Tech

On April 17, Georgia Tech's Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning honored 18 faculty members at the 2015 Faculty and Staff Awards Luncheon.
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Student Alumni Association Gives More Than $36,000 to Counseling Center

The 2015 Student Alumni Association Gift to Tech will provide more resources to mental health services on campus.

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Robots can be as creative as the teaching

Can robots be creative? Professor Gil Weinberg thinks so. And to make his point, he’s teaching about robotic creativity in a creative way. Instead of a traditional lecture, he’s using animation and music to explain the subject to school students and the general public in a...

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Gil Weinberg

Gil Weinberg

School of Music, College of Architecture
Director, Georgia Tech Center for Music Technology
Adjunct professor, School of Interactive Computing, College of Computing  

NSF research boosts digital content creation

Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Interactive Computing, through a grant provided by the National Science Foundation, studied how digital content creation tools can be improved to help people be more effective. Mark Riedl, associate professor in the School of...

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Mark Riedl

Mark Riedl

Assistant Professor
School of Interactive Computing, College of Computing
Director, Entertainment Intelligence Lab

How to find the needle in a big data haystack

David Bader, professor and chair of the School of Computational Science and Engineering at Georgia Tech, delivered the keynote address during the recent "International Opportunities in Cloud Computing & Big Data" conference. Bader, executive director of High Performance...

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David A. Bader

David A. Bader

Professor and Chair
School of Computational Science and Engineering, College of Computing
Executive Director of High-Performance Computing 

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