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Ideas 2 Serve Informational Lunch Session

Learn more about this social and environmental problem-solving competition this Thursday.

The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) at Georgia Tech is hosting its second-ever FinTech Hack @ ATDC competition from Feb. 10 through Feb. 12. Participating teams will compete be for cash, gadgets, and professional-services prizes valued at approximately $100,000. The grand prize winning team will receive a prize package valued at approximately $79,000, which includes $12,000 cash.

Advanced Technology Development Center to host $100K FinTech Hack @ ATDC

Hackathon seeks those drawn tackling challenges, problem solving, or the idea of creating the next great unicorn in financial technology (FinTech).

3D-printed flutecase snaps onto a watch to support Whoosh. The attachment has eight holes around the bezel, each with varying lengths. When a wearer blows into each of the holes, unique frequencies are generated much like a flute.

New Techniques Allow Greater Control of Smartwatches

College of Computing researchers control smartwatches with breaths and taps.

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Steffes Discusses Use of Cellphone Location Data in Undisclosed Podcast

ECE professor and radio science specialist Paul Steffes is featured on the popular podcast "Undisclosed."

Hanju Oh Wins IEEE ECTC Best Paper Honors

ECE Ph.D. student Hanju Oh and his colleagues have been named the winners of the 2016 Best Oral Session Paper Award at the 66th IEEE Electronic Components and Technology Conference (ECTC), held May 31-June 3, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Denning Faculty Award for Global Engagement (deadline: January 27th, 2017)

The Steven A. Denning Award for Global Engagement recognizes a Georgia Tech faculty member who has demonstrated sustained outstanding achievement and commitment to the advancement of the Institute’s global engagement.

Denning Global Engagement Seed Fund (Deadline March 31, 2017)

The Office of the Vice Provost for International Initiatives (VPII) seeks to seed-fund exploratory initiatives in global engagement.

Zajic Receives NSF CAREER Award

ECE Assistant Professor Alenka Zajic has received the prestigious NSF CAREER Award.

Professor Russell Dupuis

Pioneer of Modern Electronics

The smartphone you peer into, the LED bulb in your desk lamp, the Blu-Ray player that serves up your favorite film – all are here largely because of Dupuis, a professor in electrical and computer engineering at Georgia Tech.

A vagus nerve implant with two electrodes - one to apply desired stimulation going down into the body, the other to block unwanted stimulation going up to the brain.  Georgia Tech / Rob Felt

Buzzing the Vagus Nerve Just Right to Fight Inflammatory Disease

An electric buzz to the vagus can fight chronic inflammation -- this fine-tune makes it even better.