2016 News

Assistant Professor Morris Cohen (cropped)

Cohen Joins Congressional Briefing on Geoscience and Security

Morris Cohen, assistant professor in the Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, participated in a congressional briefing in Washington, DC, concerning geoscience and its role in national security, on May 12, 2016.

Chin-Hui Lee, co-founder of FullScaleNANO, is a professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology's School of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

VentureLab nanotechnology startup wins TechConnect Innovation Award

Startup's technology was built on Georgia Tech research.

Cybersecurity Leadership Program Executives 2016

Georgia Tech to Host Cybersecurity Program for Executives

On July 25 - 29, Georgia Tech will welcome senior executives from industry and government for an intensive four-day program on cybersecurity risks.

MEMS microphones and piezoelectric strips pick up sounds of a bending and extending knee. Prof. Omer Inan is engineering a device to convert knee joint sounds into a signal he hopes medical researchers will be able to use. 

Hearing snap, crackle, pop may help heal your knee

New acoustic device research reveals even a healthy knee makes cringeworthy sounds. But the audio can be turned into graphs, and researchers hope they will some day become medically useful.

Georgia Tech Ph.D. student Xiaojing Liao and Professor Raheem Beyah are shown with a typical promotional infection, this one advertising essays for sale. (Credit: John Toon, Georgia Tech).

SEISE Tool Uses Semantic Gaps to Detect Website Promotional Attacks

Researchers have developed a new technique for identifying promotional infections of websites operated by government and educational organizations.

Davenport Receives CETL/BP Teaching Award

ECE Assistant Professor Mark A. Davenport was presented with the Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CETL)/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award at the annual Georgia Tech Faculty Staff Honors Luncheon.

Durgin Wins IEEE RFID Best Paper Award

ECE Professor Gregory D. Durgin has won the best paper award for IEEE RFID 2016, held May 3-5, 2016 in Orlando, Florida.

Power to the People: Georgia Tech Student Group Brings Electric Power to Remote Haitian Health Center

A group of Georgia Tech students from the IEEE Power & Energy Society aim to improve access to clean, reliable power at a remote health center in one of the poorest countries in the western hemisphere, using a solar-based microgrid.

Madisetti, Bahga Publish Big Data Textbook

Georgia Tech ECE's Vijay Madisetti and Arshdeep Bahga have released a new textbook entitled Big Data Science & Analytics: A Hands-On Approach.

Robert J. Butera (L) was presented with the  Senior Faculty Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award by Georgia Tech Provost Rafael L. Bras.

Butera Honored with Senior Undergraduate Research Mentor Award

ECE Professor Robert J. Butera received the Georgia Tech Senior Faculty Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor Award at the Institute’s Faculty Staff Honors Luncheon, held on April 22 at the Student Center Ballroom.

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