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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.
HAWC Observatory Panorama

HAWC captures evidence of powerful cosmic visitors

In the shadow of Mexico’s tallest mountain, an array of 300 water-filled silver tanks is capturing the calling cards left by powerful visitors from our galaxy and beyond.
Sidewinder study

Snake robots learn to turn by following the lead of real sidewinders

Researchers who develop snake-like robots have picked up a few tricks from real sidewinder rattlesnakes on how to make rapid and even sharp turns with their undulating, modular device.
Tungsten deformation

Study helps understand why a material’s behavior changes as it gets smaller

Researchers have engineered a new way to observe and study dislocation mechanisms in tungsten.
PET-CT Images

Novel tool captures total body SIV replication

A new collaboration has led to the development of a non-invasive method to image simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) replication in real-time, in vivo.

Tech in the News

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Coral Collapse Millennia Ago May Preview Global Warming Impact

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Campus News

#GTjoy2015: Marco

What Brings You Joy?

Office of the Arts asks students to share their joy.
Police talk with community at Campus Safety Day

Police Seek Community Feedback with Campus Survey

Survey will help leadership evaluate the agency’s overall performance as well as citizen perceptions of officer attitudes and behaviors.
Energy Expo 2015

Expo Invites All Students to Explore Energy Issues

The Energy Expo will take place April 2–3 at the Student Center, bringing together students and others in the Atlanta and national energy community.
Admission Staff Welcomes #gt19 Class

Tech Admits Most Competitive Class in Institute History

Georgia Tech received more than 27,500 applications. A total of 8,521 students have been offered admission.
Students meet President Obama

A personal meeting with President Obama

Three Tech students joined the President for a private discussion about college affordability.

News Blog

InVenture Prize - "American Idol" for nerds

The InVenture Prize, Georgia Tech’s annual undergraduate invention competition, will hold its finale April 1. The InVenture Prize rewards undergraduate students inventors who create devices that aim to solve the world's problems or at least make our lives a bit more comfortable. Chris...

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Chris Reaves

Chris Reaves

Director of Undergraduate Research Opportunities & Student Innovation Programs.

The Rolling Stones: the definition of a rock band

The Rolling Stones will come to Georgia Tech on June 9, playing at Bobby Dodd Stadium for the second time in their (very) long music careers. They played in the stadium in 1989 when lead singer Mick Jagger was 46. He’ll be 71 this time. Professor Philip Auslander studies and...

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Philip Auslander

Philip Auslander

Professor
School of Literature, Media and Communication, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Marathon Martian: Rovers go the distance to explore ‘fertile’ Mars

NASA has released new findings from the Mars rover Curiosity about nitrogen on the planet. Assistant Professor James Wray, a co-author on the paper, is a member of Curiosity SAM (Sample Analysis at Mars) instrument...

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James Wray

James Wray

Assistant Professor
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, College of Sciences

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