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GTRI Leads Development of Commercial Real Estate Sustainability Framework

GTRI is developing an environmental, social, and governance (ESG) scoring system for the U.S. commercial real estate market, similar to a credit score, that stakeholders could use to measure and compare different buildings and properties against. The ultimate goal is to establish national acceptance for this framework.

GTRI Researchers Named Regents' Researchers

Four members of the Georgia Tech Research Institute’s (GTRI) faculty have been honored by the University System of Georgia's (USG) Board of Regents with 2024 Regents’ Researcher designation.

Norfolk Southern, GTRI Unveil Georgia’s First Digital Train Inspection Portal

At a recent media event, GTRI and Norfolk Southern unveiled a new digital train inspection portal near Jackson, Georgia. The portal is the first of its kind in Georgia that uses advanced machine vision and artificial intelligence to examine moving trains to identify mechanical issues that may exist.

Jud Ready Joins National Academy of Inventors’ 2024 Class of Senior Members

GTRI Principal Research Engineer Jud Ready has been selected to join the National Academy of Inventors’ (NAI) 2024 Class of Senior Members, a group of 124 academic inventors from NAI’s Member Institutions who have made significant contributions to innovation and technology. Ready also holds a dual appointment as Deputy Director of Innovation Initiatives for Georgia Tech’s Institute for Materials and has over two decades of experience as an adjunct professor in Tech’s School of Materials Science & Engineering.

Sensor Modernization for MQ-9 Reaper Adopts Open Systems Technology

Modernization efforts utilizing the Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) and the Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA™) standard have enabled the rapid development and prototyping of upgrades for critical sensor systems on the MQ-9 Reaper, a remotely-piloted aircraft.

NSA and GTRI Collaborate to Assure Trustworthiness of AI for National Security Uses

To address concerns about artificial intelligence (AI) applications, researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), in collaboration with the National Security Agency’s (NSA’s) Laboratory for Advanced Cybersecurity Research (LACR), are developing metrics, tools, and techniques to improve the robustness and trustworthiness of AI for high-stakes applications.

Study Will Examine Pixies, Jets, and Other Discharges Above Thunderstorms

A new National Science Foundation award to Georgia Tech will help researchers learn much more about mysterious cloud top discharges (CTDs), which reach as high as 70 kilometers (about 43 miles) above thunderstorms.

Craig Arndt Achieves INCOSE 'Expert' Certification

Dr. Craig Arndt, Principal Research Engineer in ELSYS and Division Chief of the Human Centered Engineering Branch, was recently awarded the “Expert Systems Engineering Professional” certification by the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE). This is one of systems engineering’s most respected and rare honors.

Photographic Sequences Show Effects of Space Exposure on New Materials

Long-term image sequences of materials exposed to space conditions could help the designers of future spacecraft know what to expect from a new generation of advanced materials.

GTRI Summer Internship Program Applications Open Through January 29

The GTRI Research Internship Program (GRIP) is accepting student applications for the Summer 2024 session! Encourage any graduate and undergraduate students to apply!