Updates on the campus response to coronavirus (COVID-19)

Covid-19 Rapid Response Virtual Showcase

Event Details

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

2:00pm - 3:59pm

Online (Register to participate)

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The battle against COVID-19 is a worldwide challenge unlike any in living memory. The Georgia Tech community has joined the fight, contributing our expertise, innovation, and indomitable spirit to the effort. Even as we remain committed to serving our students, faculty, and staff, we have accelerated our advancement of technology in response to our world's new reality. In fact, our work has deepened the understanding of Covid-19’s trajectory, the risks associated with gatherings, Covid-19's impact on the economy, and helped to save lives and improve health outcomes locally around the world.


Showcase presenters include:

  • Robert Butera, Vice President for Research Development and Operations
  • Katherine Choi, Undergraduate Student, Computer Science
  • Talia Zheng, Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering
  • Gregory Gibson, Professor, School of Biological Sciences
  • Chris Saldana, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
  • Nga Lee (Sally) Ng, Associate Professor, School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, School of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
  • T. Robert Harris, Research Engineer, Georgia Tech Research Institute
  • Benoit Montreuil, Professor, Co-Director, Supply Chain & Logistics Institute, Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • Rahul Saxena, Associate Director, Launch Program, CREATE-X
  • Sherry Farrugia, Interim CEO, Global Ctr. Medical Innovation
  • Kentez Craig, Graduate Student, Mechanical Engineering
  • Michael Fisher, Global Ctr. Medical Innovation

Last revised March 8, 2021