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Researchers at Georgia Tech developing device that scans air for COVID

“Our idea was to develop a system that provides early warning for the presence of infectious disease rather than the typical, you know, human diagnostics which are very complex and time consuming, and results can take hours or even days," said Mike Farrell, a GTRI principal research scientist leading the project.

U.S. Army

3rd ID collaborates with Cadets at inaugural Marne Innovation Workshop

Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division participated in the first Marne Innovation Workshop at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Jan. 6-9, 2022. The workshop is a collaborative event that included participants from the Army ROTC program at Georgia Tech, the United States Military Academy and the 75th Innovation Command.

Georgia Tech Research

Faces of Research - Meet Courtney Crooks

"GTRI is unique because of its emphasis on national security applied research and development and longstanding relationships in the defense industry, combined with attention to building collaborative academic research relationships across Georgia Tech," said Courtney Crooks.

Georgia Tech Research

Researchers Lead Microelectronics Advances from Lab-to-fab, Bolstered by Synergy with GTRI

A hotbed for semiconductor innovation, the Georgia Institute of Technology offers deep domain expertise in device and integration technologies, as well as high-assurance tools for chip security. The Institute, along with Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), leads in areas such as emerging materials/devices, innovative circuit/architectures, and advanced integration and packaging.

Georgia Tech

Lily Huff: Ready for the Next Chapter

After five and a half years at Georgia Tech, including seven semesters of co-op, Lily Huff is graduating with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with a concentration in design. After graduating, Huff will work with GTRI as a research engineer, designing and testing systems for the military.

The Association for Computing Machinery

Researchers Test Microchip for Growing Archival Data Storage DNA

Researchers have made significant advances toward the goal of a new microchip able to grow DNA strands that could provide high-density 3D archival data storage at ultra-low cost — and be able to hold that information for hundreds of years.


Department of Defense Funds Georgia Tech to Enhance U.S. Hypersonics Capabilities

the University Consortium for Applied Hypersonics (UCAH) has tapped the Georgia Institute of Technology and key academic partners for four grants valued at $6 million over the next three years. The awards draw on Georgia Tech and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) expertise across advanced, high-temperature materials science and aerospace and mechanical engineering research — areas critical for future advances of these vehicles.

Georgia Tech College of Sciences

Colleges of Sciences, Engineering continue their collaboration on space science projects, including NASA’s return to the Moon

Georgia Tech’s Colleges of Sciences and Engineering have long collaborated to launch successful joint space science research projects with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Researchers across both Colleges and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) are now hard at work on several ambitious projects related to NASA’s planned return to Earth’s moon — and beyond. 

WATT Poultry

3 technologies ready to advance poultry production

At the 2021 Poultry Tech Summit, Wayne Daley, Ph.D., Georgia Tech Research Institute will discuss how the autonomous robot for cage-free layer house management can actively sense and characterize bird status as it moves through the house. 

Georgia Tech

12 Georgia Tech Faculty Members Receive Regents Recognition

The University System of Georgia (USG) Board of Regents (BOR) appointed 12 Georgia Tech faculty members to Regents Professors and Regents Researchers. Among these were Glenn Parker, principal research engineer and associate director of the Applied Systems Laboratory in the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), and Gregory Showman, principal research engineer and GTRI Fellow at GTRI's Sensors and Electromagnetic Applications Laboratory.

Georgia Tech Research

Georgia Tech Joins the U.S. National Science Foundation to Advance AI Research and Education

Georgia Tech received two National Science Foundation (NSF) Artificial Intelligence Research Institutes awards, totaling $40 million. A third award for $20 million was granted to the Georgia Research Alliance (GRA), with Georgia Tech serving as one of the leading academic institutions. These awards will expand and complement ongoing AI research efforts at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI).

Georgia Tech College of Engineering

Engineering a Fast Olympic Pool

What makes a swimming pool fast? It’s not just the fit, strong, and elite athletes competing at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Jud Ready, a principal research engineer at the Georgia Tech Research Institute explains the speed of swimming is also created by the structural engineering and materials used at the venue.