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  • Machine Learning Center Welcomes Eight New Faculty Members

    Georgia Tech Sign

    August 17, 2018

    The Machine Learning Center at Georgia Tech continues to experience major growth, welcoming eight new faculty members to the center.

  • Public Policy, Robotics and Solving the STEM Teacher Challenge

    School of Public Policy Graduate Student Ed Barker

    August 16, 2018

    Georgia Tech’s School of Public Policy is an ideal place to study tough problems, says graduate student Ed Barker. That includes the shortage of STEM teachers, which he’s taking on in his studies, and with the championship robotics team he mentors.

  • Irfan Essa Gives Invited Talk on Computational Video for Sports

    August 15, 2018

    Machine Learning Director, Irfan Essa, discussed how computer vision technology is being used in the sports industry at the 4th International Workshop on Computer Vision in Sports (CVsports).

  • New Health Economics Lab and $3.3 Million in Funding Coming to Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

    Atlanta Skyline and Tech Tower

    August 13, 2018

    The Georgia Institute of Technology and the American College of Radiology’s Neiman Institute announced a new five-year, $3 million research partnership to establish the Health Economics and Analytics Lab (HEAL) within Georgia Tech’s Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts. HEAL will focus on applying big data analytics and artificial intelligence to large-scale medical claims databases — with a focus on medical imaging — to better understand how evolving health care delivery and payment models affect patients and providers.

  • Kosal: Space Force Unlikely to Improve U.S. Position in Space

    Margaret Kosal

    August 10, 2018

    Creating a sixth branch of the United States military to oversee space defense — a Space Force —could spur technological innovation, but could just as likely cause disruption among organizations tasked with defending U.S. military and commercial interests in orbit, according to Margaret E. Kosal, a professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs at the Georgia Institute of Technology.