News Archive


Deepwater Horizon and the Rise of the Omics: A Decade of Breakthroughs in Microbial Science

Eos article led by Joel Kostka spotlights ten years of advances in genomics, analysis of how ecosystems react to oil spills

Tue, Mar 31, 2020 | Read story


Georgia Tech Microbiologists Elected AAM Fellows

Joel Kostka, Joshua Weitz join prestigious leadership group.

Thu, Jan 31, 2019 | Read story


Hammer and Kostka Named Distinguished Lecturers

They are among eight selected by the American Society for Microbiology in 2018.

Thu, Aug 2, 2018 | Read story


Joel Kostka on Microbes and Climate Change

What can microorganisms teach us about climate change?

Mon, Apr 24, 2017 | Read story


The Unseen Victims of the BP Oil Spill

Joel Kostka continue to study the largest accidental oil spill in U.S. history.

Tue, Apr 19, 2016 | Read story