News Archive

2019

NIH Award Supports Groundbreaking Brain Research at Tech

Rozell and Stanley leading five-year, $1.6 million study to develop new algorithms to interact with neural circuitry

Wed, Aug 21, 2019 | Read story
Haider Receives BRAIN Award

BME/Petit Institute researcher exploring the role of attention in sensory perception

Tue, Jan 22, 2019 | Read story

2018

Stanley Wins Third BRAIN Award

BME professor, Petit Institute researcher tapped again for national initiative

Thu, Feb 15, 2018 | Read story

2017

Making Sense of the Neural Network

GTNeuro researchers on the cutting edge are exploring the frontier between our ears

Mon, Feb 27, 2017 | Read story
Suddath Symposium gets into the Brain

25th annual gathering at the Petit Institute featured ground-breaking research in neuroscience

Fri, Feb 24, 2017 | Read story

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