News Archive

2016

NIH Grants Support Research on Balance in Parkinson's and Other Diseases

Two new grants to researchers at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology

Fri, Oct 7, 2016 | Read story
NeuroDay 2016 at Georgia Tech

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

Thu, Jun 23, 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
Georgia Tech, Emory Unite to Train Healthcare Roboticists

Georgia Tech and Emory faculty members are uniting to train the next generation of engineering students in healthcare robotics technologies, so they can better understand the changing needs of patients and their caregivers and healthcare providers.

Fri, Oct 9, 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
Patterns of Movement

Ting essay takes interdisciplinary approach to exploring motor function

Wed, May 6, 2015 | Read story
Developing Better Options

Military Healthcare Technology Symposium showcases cutting edge research

Mon, Feb 23, 2015 | Read story

2014

Planting Brain Seeds

Neural Engineering Center becomes official, launches new seed grant program

Wed, Oct 15, 2014 | Read story
Four Georgia Tech Researchers Recognized as Top 20 Medical Researchers in the State

Four scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology are among the top medical researchers in Georgia, according to the Atlanta Business Chronicle.

Tue, May 20, 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
Georgia Tech Researchers Attend White House Event Announcing New BRAIN Initiative

President Barack Obama today announced a $100 million commitment to a new research initiative to map the activity of the human brain.

Tue, Apr 2, 2013 | Read story

2012

Robot Reveals the Inner Workings of Brain Cells

Researchers have automated the process of finding and recording information from neurons in the living brain.

Sun, May 6, 2012 | Read story