News

August 2015

GT-Bionics lab will participate in the 2005 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS'15) with 6 papers. BioCAS serves as a premier international forum for presenting the interdisciplinary research and development at the crossroads of medicine, life sciences, physical sciences and engineering that will shape tomorrow's medical devices and healthcare systems.


July 2015

Congratulations to Dr. Sarah Ostadabbas for accepting a faculty position at Northeastern University. We at the GT Bionics lab look forward to you making us all proud. We'll miss you!


March 2015

Dr. Ghovanloo was named an IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Distinguished Lecturer for 2015-2016 term. The topics on which he will lecture are "Implantable and Wearable Microelectronic Devices to Improve Quality of Life for People with Disabilities" and "Efficient Power and Wideband Data Transmission in Near Field."


November 2014

Tongue Drive featured in US NEWS and World Report: Wearable Tech for People With Disabilities.


August 2014

Congratulations to Temi for winning the best student paper competition award at the IEEE EMBC'14. All of us here at the GT Bionics lab are proud of you!


GT Bionics participated in the 36th Annual IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference in Chicago with 6 papers.


July 2014

A new story featuring the Tongue Drive System was published in the New Scientist. Please click here for more details.


Congratulations to Dr. Mehdi Kiani for accepting a faculty position at Penn State. We at the GT Bionics lab look forward to you making us all proud. We'll miss you!


Congratulations to Temi for her EMBC'14 paper being selected among the Open Finalists for the student competition. Her paper was titled "Tracheal Activity Recognition Based on Acoustic Signals".


Media News

July News Coverage

A new story featuring the Tongue Drive System was published in the New Scientist. Here's the twitter link: https://twitter.com/newscientist/status/493530033705603072/photo/1

November News Coverage

Georgia Tech coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue Drive Wheelchair

Shepherd Center coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue Piercing Put to Medical Use

Washington Post coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue pierce lets the paralyzed drive wheelchairs

BBC coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Body piercing controls wheelchair

Radio Interview: BBC World Business Report

Fox NEWS coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue-controlled wheelchairs prove effective for quadriplegic patients

Associated Press coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Paralyzed Patients Flick Tongue to Move

USA Today coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: New wheelchair operates with tongue control

Reuters coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue controller for the paralyzed offers greater independence

Atlanta Magazine coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue-Controlled Wheelchair Technology

Live Science coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue-Controlled Wheelchair Helps Paralyzed People Move

Discovery NEWS coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue Piercing Controls Wheelchair

The Verge coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue-controlled wheelchair could offer a faster way for quadriplegics to get around

US News and World Report coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Tongue Piercing Helps Paralyzed People Drive Wheelchairs

New Scientist coverage of the results of the TDS clinical study: Piercing steers wheelchairs with a flick of the tongue

GT Bionics Youtube Channel

Focus Forward Films Semifinalist

Bloomberg Businessweek Business Schools

Interview with Business RadioX

News in TDS Clinical Trials

News in TDS Clinical Trials


Introduction of Tongue Drive System

Tongue Drive System: Georgia Tech Research News

Tongue Drive System Helps Spinal Cord Injuries

NSF's Science Nation: Tongue Drive