News Archive

2016

NeuroDay 2016 at Georgia Tech

Neuroscience and neurotechnology community gather for “state of the union”

Thu, Jun 23, 2016 | Read story
"Bursting" Cells Gain the Brain's Attention for Life-or-Death Decisions

Researchers have for the first time precisely manipulated the bursting activity of cells in the thalamus.

Wed, Jan 13, 2016 | Read story

2015

BRAIN Initiative Taps Two Labs from Georgia Tech

Petit Institute researchers Christine Payne and Garrett Stanley contributing to global effort

Mon, Oct 19, 2015 | Read story
Closing the Loop with Optogenetics

Researchers have created a technology called the optoclamp which closes the loop in optogenetic systems.

Thu, Aug 27, 2015 | Read story
Neuro Design Suite Open for Business

Newest core facility giving researchers unprecedented access to the brain

Thu, May 28, 2015 | Read story

2014

Planting Brain Seeds

Neural Engineering Center becomes official, launches new seed grant program

Wed, Oct 15, 2014 | Read story
Brain Circuits Multitask to Detect, Discriminate the Outside World

A new study found that neural circuits in the brain rapidly multitask between detecting and discriminating sensory input, such as headlights in the distance.

Wed, Mar 5, 2014 | Read story

2013

Georgia Tech Researchers Seek a Better Understanding of the Brain

Georgia Tech reseachers are applying tools and techniques to better understand the biology of the brain.

Mon, Jun 24, 2013 | Read story