Latest Georgia Institute of Technology Stories

2011-01-17 10:38:09

Researchers are using inexpensive components from ordinary liquid crystal display (LCD) projectors to control the brain and muscles of tiny organisms, including freely moving worms.

2011-01-15 00:00:43

Women leaders, including CTS Business Development Manager Cara Turano, from Atlanta's top companies join the ranks of WIT's leadership development program graduates in December graduation ceremonies Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 13, 2011 Women in Technology is announcing today its newest graduates for the 2010 Executive Coaching and Careers in Action Leadership Foundations programs.

2010-12-27 08:21:25

Researchers have developed a microfluidic device that automatically orients hundreds of fruit fly and other embryos to prepare them for research.

2010-12-16 14:31:17

The South could pay less for its electricity in 20 years than is currently projected if strong public policies are enacted to spur renewable energy production and use.

2010-12-15 11:07:28

Interactions between proteins are at the heart of cellular processes, and those interactions depend on the interfaces where the direct physical contact occurs.

2010-12-15 08:04:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Women In Technology (WIT) is announcing the publication of its first book, CLIMB: Leading Women In Technology Share Their Journeys To Success.

2010-12-15 00:00:44

McVey of McKesson Technology Solutions, Loper of Georgia Tech Research Institute and Carkenord of B2T Training awarded highest honor for contributions to Georgia technology community Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 14, 2010 Women in Technology (WIT) recently announced the winners for the 11TH annual Women of the Year in Technology Awards (WIT Awards) presented by Grant Thornton.

2010-12-08 12:19:42

NSF-funded programs like GLITCH and E-Textiles make it cool to compute and may inspire the next Bill Gates.

2010-12-01 10:00:00

A five-year project led by the Georgia Institute of Technology has developed a novel approach to space electronics that could change how space vehicles and instruments are designed.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.