Posts tagged “Georgia Tech”

November 6, 2015

Premium Lock UNC-Chapel Hill's RENCI and Georgia Tech to lead big data effort to solve social issues in American South

RENCI logo RENCI and Georgia Tech to partner and co-direct $10 million initiative to apply big data analysis to address and solve social issues in the American South.

July 15, 2015

Premium Lock Duke, UNC-CH make top 50 in U.S. utility patents

UNC-CH Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked among the top 50 universities for the number of utility patents issued in 2014, according to the report on the top 100 worldwide universities granted U.S. utility patents. UNC-CH ranked 46 and Duke 47. Wake Forest made the top 100 list at 93.

February 21, 2012

Premium Lock Vision firm with R&D office in Durham closing on $4M investment

Hatteras Venture Partners is backing Georgia-based Clearside Biomedical which is developing a drug delivery platform for eye medications.

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February 21, 2012

Premium Lock Sightless texting? There's a Braille app for that

Researchers at Georgia Tech in Atlanta are taking texting to a new level with an app that enables vision impaired people to utilize Braille on their mobile devices. At the same time, the app could be used by people who want to text while driving or walking - or sitting in a meeting - and don't have to take their eyes off the road, sidewalk or other people.

August 29, 2011

Premium Lock Georgia Tech lands $2.4M federal grant for carbon capture

Georgia Tech The funding is meant to spur research on methods to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plants without raising the cost of electricity more than 35 percent.

Updated July 26, 2011

Premium Lock Southeast BIO picks 10 semifinalists for business plan competition

SEBIO The life sciences organization representing many biotech, pharmaceutical and other firms across the region, will host its annual investors confernece in Durham.

April 11, 2011

Premium Lock Intellectual challenge, not money, drives innovation

Innovation Researchers at Duke University and Georgia Institute of Technology say money alone doesn't drive change.

November 12, 2010

Premium Lock Duke, UNC-CH move up in MBA rankings

 Bloomberg Newsweek survey lists Fuqua as sixth, Kenan-Flagler 16th.

Updated October 5, 2010

Premium Lock Ga. Tech offers new look at 'FutureMedia' trends

Georgia Tech To kick off a four-day conference, the school has issued a multimedia publication that it says will be an annual look at content trends that affect businesses and individuals.

July 14, 2010

Premium Lock UNC-CH’s Thorp, Geomagic’s CEO join Innovation Council

Ping Fu Georgia Tech’s president is also named to the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

January 18, 2010

Premium Lock Georgia Tech researchers receive $3 million for project to cut wind power costs

Windmill power UniversityTech: Grant aims to reduce the cost of manufacturing, maintaining wind turbines for generating electricity.

July 2, 2009

Premium Lock Can video games boost thinking in elderly? NCSU, Georgia Tech to find out

Can video games boost eldery's thinking? National Science Foundation is funding research of Games through Gaming Lab at NCSU.

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