News Archive

Post date: 2021

The vaccine rollout has not been as fast as many had hoped with millions of vaccines shipped out, now just waiting to be administered.
01/05/2021 - 11:12
Professors Madeleine Hackney and Lena Ting are designing robots for partner dance in order to provide physical therapy for Parkinson’s patients.
01/07/2021 - 10:13

Post date: 2020

A much lower number of people than expected have been vaccinated for COVID-19 so far.
12/31/2020 - 10:15
A logistics expert at Georgia Tech says that's expected, as this vaccine distribution is a huge undertaking that requires a lot of coordination and people.
12/30/2020 - 15:38
Pinar Keskinocak is using her eclectic expertise and positions of leadership to fix crucial flaws in global operations, all while elevating the next generation of scientists.
12/28/2020 - 14:00
The dramatic success of two COVID-19 vaccines in clinical trials last month marked a triumph for a previously unproven medical technology.
12/17/2020 - 13:43
May Dongmei Wang, a professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University, shows a flowchart for evaluating sequencing.
12/17/2020 - 13:56
In Georgia, success in getting the vaccine into the arms of residents largely will rely on a patchwork of preparations.
12/18/2020 - 10:44
Sanguina, an Atlanta-based health technology developer, is launching a mobile app in the Google Play Store that uses pictures of fingernails to determine whether or not someone is getting enough iron.
12/09/2020 - 14:40
In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, two human factors are battling it out: awareness of the virus’s severe consequences and fatigue from nine months of pandemic precautions.
12/09/2020 - 14:32
Increases in testing allowed schools to respond to positive cases and combat outbreaks.
12/10/2020 - 12:22
Manu Platt, associate professor at Georgia Institute of Technology, led “Gaslighting in the Academy: Will Black Lives Continue to Matter?” to promote anti-racist practices.
12/10/2020 - 09:33
Molecule from the sea squirt microbiome battles deadly fungal infections in a new way.
11/23/2020 - 10:11
Experts warn that people shouldn’t rely too heavily on any single risk-assessment tool because they can give a false sense of security.
11/19/2020 - 11:27
Low-cost device could address age-related hearing loss worldwide.
11/18/2020 - 10:37
Joshua Weitz launched an interactive map over the summer that uses real-time data to show the risk of attending events of various sizes in different places.
11/19/2020 - 10:21
Joshua Weitz posted a thread on Twitter urging students to be careful these next few weeks.
11/13/2020 - 09:59
A tool designed at Georgia Tech to help policymakers, event planners and individuals easily grasp the risks associated with gatherings of different sizes throughout the United States and, increasingly, across the world.
11/16/2020 - 14:57
With the launch of the United States Space Force and NASA’s planned Artemis missions to the Moon, our nation may be reigniting its curiousity with what’s beyond.
11/10/2020 - 12:05
Experiments reveal fish fins aren’t just for getting around - they could have implications for underwater robotics.
11/16/2020 - 14:48