News Archive


Simon Sponberg Wins Major Funding to Study Insect Brains

Klingenstein-Simons fellowship will help Simon Sponberg reveal how neural systems organize for sophisticated behaviors like flight.

Thu, Jun 28, 2018 | Read story
Making the Oxygen We Breathe, a Photosynthesis Mechanism Exposed

Life on Earth as we know it never would have existed without oxygen photosynthesis, and researchers have cracked a new part of its code.

Sun, Jun 10, 2018 | Read story
Aircraft Microbiome Much Like That of Homes and Offices, Study Finds

Researchers have conducted what may be the first study of the aircraft microbiome.

Wed, Jun 6, 2018 | Read story
Bacterial Conversations in Cystic Fibrosis

Georgia tech researchers obtain benchmark data for the impact of spatial arrangement in bacterial signaling in a cystic fibrosis model.

Wed, May 30, 2018 | Read story
Multimillion-Dollar Center for Math, Biology

Project consists of three centers, including the Southeast Center for Mathematics and Biology at Georgia Tech.

Thu, May 24, 2018 | Read story
Study Shows How Bacteria Behave Differently in Humans Compared to the Lab

Study shows how bacteria behave differently in humans versus the lab.

Mon, May 21, 2018 | Read story
Notes from the Director, May 2018

The Quantitative Biosciences Ph.D. at Georgia Tech is now wrapping up its second year.

Mon, May 21, 2018 | Read story
QBioS Student Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Brandon Pratt, who was selected for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

Fri, Apr 6, 2018 | Read story
Stewart, Parris & Jones: 2018 Education Partnership Award

Georgia Tech’s Frank Stewant and Darren Parris, with Jennifer Jones at Rockdale County High School, are the recipients of the 2018 Education Partnership Award.

Thu, Apr 5, 2018 | Read story
Rabinoff and Torres: 2018 CTL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award

Joseph Rabinoff and Matthew Torres have each won the 2018 CTL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award.

Wed, Apr 4, 2018 | Read story
William Ratcliff: 2018 Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award

William Ratcliff is the recipient of the 2018 Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award.

Tue, Apr 3, 2018 | Read story
Fenton & Lieberman: 2018 Faculty Award for Academic Outreach

Flavio Fenton and Raquel Lieberman are joint recipients of the 2018 Faculty Award for Academic Outreach.

Tue, Apr 3, 2018 | Read story
In zebrafish, the cholera bacterium sets off a surprising flush

Cholera bacteria in gut of zebrafish induces strong intestinal contractions that eventually expel the gut contents.

Mon, Apr 2, 2018 | Read story
Researchers Determine Routes of Respiratory Infectious Disease Transmission on Aircraft

Researchers have studied how passengers move about on aircraft to evaluate potential transmission of respiratory infections.

Sun, Mar 18, 2018 | Read story
Maelstroms in the Heart Confirmed

Imaging technique enables observation of the vortex-like, rotating contractions that underlie life-threatening ventricular fibrillation.

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 | Read story