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Felissa Goldstein

Improved Telemedicine System Connects Doctors to Autism Patients in Rural Georgia

A recently improved telemedicine system was optimized by scientists at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) and Cisco Systems, Inc.
Stroke Rehab Device

Making a mental match: pairing a mechanical device with stroke patients

Mechanical rehab device taps a person's wrist while creating a signal in brain. The signals overlap int he brain and move and the wrist.
Robot Plays Angry Birds 2

Your next opponent in Angry Birds could be a robot

With the help of a smart tablet and Angry Birds, end users can now program a robot to learn new tasks.
Jeanette Yen and Team in Antarctica

In Antarctica: A Quest to the Bottom of the Food Chain

Jeanette Yen, professor in the School of Biology, and a team of scientists spend the summer in Antarctica studying how plankton may be a canary in the coal mine of climate change.
Agile Aperture Antenna Tested

Agile Aperture Antenna Tested on Aircraft to Survey Ground Emitters, Maintain Satellite Connection

The Georgia Tech Research Institute’s software-defined, electronically-reconfigurable Agile Aperture Antenna (A3) has now been tested on the land, sea and air.

Tech in the News

Private light sail spacecraft to launch by 2016

Climate change has created a new literary genre

Kids Can Now Teach Robots To Play Angry Birds – For Science!

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Georgia Tech Forms Inaugural Staff Council

Creating a Voice for Staff at Georgia Tech

Until recently, staff at Georgia Tech didn’t have a formal means of communicating their perspectives to the Institute’s executive leadership. And given that there are more than 3,700 staff members at Tech, there is plenty of insight to be shared.
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Outdoor Sculptures Exhibition to Change

The one-year run of Georgia Tech’s Engineered Art: An International Sculptures Exhibition will come to an end in August, when seven of the 15 pieces will be shipped to Canada. The other eight sculptures will remain on permanent display.
Officer Rob Turner and Miley

Tech’s Best Friend Keeps Campus Safe

At Georgia Tech, the K9 Unit is not only a lively component of the Georgia Tech Police Department (GTPD) but also an essential part of our campus safety initiatives.
Allison Braden

Fellowship Preparations Start during Summer

For students at all levels, summer is the time to contact the Fellowships Officeto apply to many prestigious award programs.
Underwater Hockey

Clubs Keep Campus Lively during Summer

Many campus organizations get together for practices, social outings and competitions year-round.

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Economic Recovery Breaks New Ground – it’s Normal!

The Labor Department latest jobs report, covering activity in June, revealed 288,000 new jobs were created and the unemployment rate declined to 6.1 percent from 6.3 percent the month before. If the current pace of recovery continues, according to Thomas “Danny” Boston, a...

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Thomas D. Boston

Thomas D. Boston

Professor
Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts 

How Cities Use Design to Drive Homeless People Away

Robert Rosenberger, an assistant professor of philosophy in the School of Public Policy has written an opinion piece for The Atlantic about how cities develop unique ways to discourage the homeless from sleeping in public.

In London, metal spikes have been poured...

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Robert Rosenberger

Robert Rosenberger

Assistant Professor
School of Public Policy, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Ants: The Clueless Engineers

Three years ago, Assistant Professor David Hu took a close look at how fire ants work together to build waterproof rafts to stay alive. By looking at the edges and tops of rafts, the team...

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David Hu

David Hu

Assistant Professor
George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering