News

Georgia Tech's College of Engineering consistently produces articles, content, and videos highlighting the students, research, and work Creating the Next in the College.

News archive

George Nemhauser headshot

George Nemhauser: A Retirement Retrospective

After 35 years as a faculty member in Georgia Tech’s H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISyE), A. Russell Chandler III Chair – and now Institute Emeritus Professor – George Nemhauser has retired. Summarizing all that Nemhauser accomplished throughout his 60-year-long academic career is a near-impossible task, as he developed theory and applications that shaped and energized the field of operations research (OR).
Mar 16 2021
transcranial ultrasound imaging of a human skull

Understanding and Leveraging Vibrations and Waves in the Human Skull-Brain System

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology has been exploring fundamental research opportunities toward enhanced imaging, diagnosis, and therapy through multiple computational and experimental tracks that will gradually converge and help the scientific community better understand how to treat and diagnose injuries and illnesses involving the skull and brain.
Mar 16 2021
Sadie Wicks headshot

Profile: Drag-Racing NRE Student Sadie Wicks

Sadie Wicks is a first-year NRE student from Roberta, Georgia who was drawn to the major for a variety of reasons. In this Q&A with student assistant Angel Garcia she talks about why she chose nuclear engineering, the benefits of Greek life, her involvement with professional organizations, and her passion for racing cars, which she has been doing since she was just eight years old.
Mar 16 2021
headshots of members of the senior design team

By Optimizing “Swing Space,” an ISyE Senior Design Team Impacts the Entire Institute

A senior design team from the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering has created a tool to help Georgia Tech Capital Planning and Space Management (CPSM) prioritize and schedule projects, hoping to reduce the number of phases needed for a renovation project and potentially allow multiple buildings to be renovated at the same time. 
Mar 15 2021
image of tensegrity nano lattices

Georgia Tech and the University of California Collaborate to Create a New Crush-Resistant Tensegrity Metamaterial

Engineers at the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of California, Irvine (UCI) describe the creation of a new class of mechanical metamaterials that delocalize deformations to prevent failure.
Mar 12 2021
Victoria Lynn headshot

Finding a Community Through Scholarship

Victoria Lynn found friendship, mentorship and more through the Clark Scholars Program.
Mar 11 2021
Nivedita Bhattacharya headshot

Bhattacharya Selected for Women in Engineering Teaching Excellence Award

Nivedita Bhattacharya has been chosen as a recipient of the 2021 Women in Engineering (WIE) Teaching Excellence Award. She will be recognized with this award at the annual WIE Banquet, to be held virtually on the evening of April 12. 
Mar 10 2021
Emily Ku and Catherine Liu headshots

A Summer Spent in Space Startups

For aerospace engineering students Emily Ku and Catherine Liu, it’s going to be an exciting summer – they are both interning at aerospace startups as part of the 2021 Brooke Owens Fellowship Program.
Mar 10 2021
Erin McGinley headshot

Student Spotlight: Erin McGinley

In this Q&A with student assistant Angel Garcia the third year student from Tewksbury, Massachusetts talks about why she chose Georgia Tech, the process of switching majors, her internship experiences, and being part of the Goldrush Dance Team. 
Mar 9 2021

Pages