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Working Out the Problems of Apollo 13

50 years later, two Georgia Tech engineering alumni reflect on their experience in Apollo 13’s mission control
Apr 15 2020
Roy Bethune in his rocking chair

Reflections From Georgia Tech’s Oldest Living Alumnus George Roy Bethune

The 106-year-old textile engineer discusses his time at Tech and life after earning his degree 
Apr 7 2020

Charting a Course without a Captain

Marine Robotics uses Systems Research to Develop Autonomous Boats
Apr 6 2020
respirator kits and parts

The Fight Against COVID-19

Engineers Kolby Hanley and Lee Whitcher leverage just-in-time manufacturing to create respirator parts to address the shortage of health care equipment 
Apr 2 2020
Pi Mile logo, photo

The Georgia Tech Community Treks the Virtual Pi Mile

The Georgia Tech family ran a different kind of Pi Mile this year, focused on social distancing and personal routes.
Mar 31 2020
Pi Mile icon marker, photo

Running the Virtual, Unofficial Pi Mile 5K Race

Even though we cannot get together this year to run the Georgia Tech Pi Mile Road Race, we can still get outside with appropriate social distancing and run (or walk). This unofficial effort is a School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering initiative that has been expanded to all of the Georgia Tech community.
Mar 27 2020
face shields

Do-It-Yourself Medical Devices and Protective Gear Fuel Battle Against COVID-19

The race is on to improvise ventilators, face shields, respirators, surgical gowns, disinfectant wipes, and other healthcare gear to help the hundreds of thousands of people expected to swamp hospitals with waves of critical COVID-19 illness over the next several weeks.
Mar 27 2020