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Stempower Startup Empowers Young Female Engineers

Four Georgia Tech students launch STEM non-profit to educate young girls

Jon Lewin, who delivered a well-received keynote address at the symposium, is executive vice president for health affairs at Emory University; president, CEO, and chairman of the board of Emory Healthcare, and executive director of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center.

International Symposium on Medical Robotics Debuts at Georgia Tech

Medical robotics expanded its footprint at the Georgia Institute of Technology

Steve Cross, Georgia Tech's executive vice president for research, and Jaydev Desai, Petit Institute researcher and Coulter Department professor, meet at the inaugural International Symposium for Medical Robotics.

March was Medical Robotics Month

International Symposium on Medical Robotics debuts at Georgia Tech; Jaydev Desai receives $3 million NIH R01 grant for a collaborative project

Ideas to Serve 2016

Ideas to Serve Competition Finals

The competition is for current Georgia Tech students and recent alumni who have early stage product/service ideas or venture concepts that are geared towards creating a better world through students who Dare to Care.

Sadegh Vejdan

Vejdan Earns IEEE Best Paper Award

ECE Ph.D. student Sadegh Vejdan received the Best Paper Award at the 2018 IEEE Texas Power and Energy Conference, held February 8-9 in College Station, Texas.

Ildefonso Receives IEEE NPSS Scholarship

ECE Ph.D. student Adrian Ildefonso has received the 2018 IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society (NPSS) Graduate Scholarship Award for his research contributions to the radiation effects community. 

Bakir Named IEEE Technical Achievement Award Recipient

ECE Professor Muhannad S. Bakir has been named the recipient of the 2018 IEEE Electronics Packaging Society (EPS) Exceptional Technical Achievement Award.

Olatide Omojaro

ECE Chooses Three Student Nominees for CTL Teaching Event

Olatide Omojaro, Bige Deniz Unluturk, and Sizhuang Liang have been selected as the nominees from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) for teaching awards presented by Georgia Tech’s Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL).

Robot Designed to Defend Factories Against Cyberthreats

This robot is designed to lure in digital troublemakers who have set their sights on industrial facilities. HoneyBot will then trick the bad actors into giving up valuable information to cybersecurity professionals.

Omer Inan

Inan Wins NSF CAREER Award

ECE Assistant Professor Omer T. Inan has received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for his research project entitled “Wearable Joint Sounds Sensing for Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis.”