News Archive

Margaret Kosal
October 2, 2019
To celebrate the International Year of the Periodic Table, Tech students, faculty, and staff talk about their favorite elements. For October, we have Margaret Kosal, from the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs.  
Lively Pacific reef
October 2, 2019
Corals exude chemical defenses against bacteria, but when heated in the lab, those defenses lost much potency against a pathogen involved in coral bleaching. There's hope: A key coral's defense was heartier when that coral was taken from an area where fishing was banned. Plenty of fish were left to eat away seaweed that was overgrowing corals elsewhere and may have weakened the key coral's defenses even more.
Vinodhini Comandur
October 2, 2019
Aerospace engineering Ph.D. student Vinodhini wins quiz 2 of ScienceMatters Season 3. 
Amanda Stockton in office
October 1, 2019
The search for life elsewhere in the solar system can start at the most inhospitable regions of Earth, like Iceland’s volcanic landscape, or frigid Antarctic waters. Amanda Stockton, assistant professor in the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, talks about her astrobiology field work for NASA. 
Samantha "Sammie" Buzzard (Courtesy of Jana Stone)
September 30, 2019
College of Sciences postdocs shine in 6th Annual Georgia Tech Postdoctoral Research Symposium, held on Sept. 19, 2019.
Asheley Chapman and Jeffery Noble
September 27, 2019
Asheley Chapman, Jeffery Noble renew scholarships to fund their Ph.D. research in drug delivery and vaccine development.
American Physics Society Fellows Flavio Fenton and Carlos Silva
September 26, 2019
The American Physical Society (APS) has elected Flavio Fenton and Carlos Silva to the Society's 2019 Fellows. Fenton is a professor in the School of Physics. Silva is a professor in the Schools of Chemistry and Biochemistry and of Physics.
Dean Susan Lozier welcomed guests to the 2019 summer dinner. (Photo by Renay San Miguel)
September 25, 2019
The College of Sciences held its annual summer dinner on Sept. 18, hosted by Susan Lozier, the new dean and Betsy Middleton and John Clark Sutherland Chair of the College of Sciences. The gathering has become a tradition for welcoming new members; recognizing excellence in research, instruction, and service; and affirming the College’s special community of scholars.
Courtney Moore (Photo by Maureen Rouhi)
September 25, 2019
Chemistry Ph.D. student Courtney Moore is the inaugural winner of ScienceMatters Season 3 quizzes. 
Adobe house
September 24, 2019
A new population genetics study shows that Americans with early European or early African ancestry can also have Native American gene groups.