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Platt Honored with Mentor Award from AAAS

Nominators said Platt builds a culture of family in his lab and models what it means to be “a socially conscious scientist and engineer.”
Feb 8 2021
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Easy-to-deliver mRNA treatment shows promise for stopping flu and Covid-19 viruses

The treatment uses a type of CRISPR to target viral RNA and appears to stop replication of both viruses in the lungs.
Feb 8 2021
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Students’ Social Distancing Bracelet Earns Honorable Mention in Covid-19 Hackathon

Their idea is to make social distancing easier for people to practice as they return to working in-person with subtle reminders from the wearable.
Feb 8 2021
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NASA University Leadership Initiative Brings Together Tech, Penn State, and Howard University

Georgia Tech aerospace engineering professors Tim Lieuwen and Brian German will be collaborating with researchers from Pennsylvania State University and Howard University on the NASA University Leadership Initiative, to chart the course for commercial hybrid-electric aircraft.
Feb 8 2021
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Sourabh Saha Receives NSF CAREER Award

Assistant Professor Sourabh Saha has received a CAREER Award from the NSF for his research project focused on manufacturing nanostructures.
Feb 5 2021
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Augustine Esogbue: First in Class

Professor Emeritus Esogbue was the world's first Black OR/IE Ph.D., as well as Georgia Tech's first Black tenured professor.
Feb 4 2021
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Returning to a “New Normal”

Emory Global Health Institute and Georgia Tech Hack Covid-19 with back to work and school solutions
Feb 4 2021
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Engineering a Culture of Inclusion and Diversity

Undergraduate student Emerald White brings fresh perspectives to a wide range of groups at Tech
Feb 3 2021
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Researchers Develop Method to Create 3D ‘Map’ of Tissue Structure and Function

The procedure marries techniques from chemistry, biology, and data science and could help doctors design precision therapies for patients who aren’t responding to treatment.
Feb 1 2021
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Research: Extending Origami Into Untethered Robots and Morphing Devices

A team of researchers from The Ohio State University and the Georgia Institute of Technology has extended the possibility of origami, the ancient art of paper folding, for modern engineering applications such as untethered robotics and morphing devices.
Feb 1 2021