For decades, the Georgia Institute of Technology has focused on advancing artificial intelligence through interdisciplinary research and education designed to produce leading-edge technologies. Over the next five years, Georgia Tech will make a…

1. What is your field of expertise and at what point in your life did you first become interested in this area?

My research group at Georgia Tech works on materials for energy storage, such as batteries.…

Georgia Tech and Georgia Power celebrated the opening of a 1.4-megawatt microgrid in Tech Square with a ribbon-cutting on Wednesday, June 16. The microgrid is located at Spring and Fifth Streets in Atlanta. This project, made possible through a…

The Georgia Institute of Technology and the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have entered into an agreement to bolster the interactions, collaborations, and joint scientific output of both institutions. The…

Daniel Molzahn has been named as the recipient of the 2021 IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Outstanding Young Engineer Award. Molzahn will be recognized with this award at the IEEE PES General Meeting, to be held July 25-29 in a virtual format…

A team of Georgia Tech students was awarded 2nd place in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar District Cup competition. The Solar District Cup (SDC) is a competitive, nationwide competition where multi-disciplinary teams of students are…

Emily Grubert, Assistant Professor in the Georgia Tech School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, has contributed to a new report from…

A mollusk and shrimp are two unlikely marine animals that are playing a very important role in engineering. The bodies of both animals illustrate how natural features, like the structures of their bones and shells, can be borrowed to enhance the…

Researchers in Georgia Tech’s School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (ChBE) are principal investigators on six new projects that have been awarded a total of $4.35 million for studies related to direct air capture science and technology…

GT Assistant Professor Emily Grubert joins NPR Morning Edition host Noel King to discuss how the extraordinary weather event in Texas caused the state's electrical grid to fail.

It’s hard to believe that before coming to Georgia Tech, Gleb Yushin had never worked with batteries. Nearly 15 years later, his materials research is enabling space travel, revolutionizing the automotive industry, and contributing to clean,…

If you’re looking for an indoor space with a low level of particulate air pollution, a commercial airliner flying at cruising altitude may be your best option. A newly reported study of air quality in indoor spaces such as stores, restaurants,…

Georgia Tech Professor, and Director of the Center for Distributed Energy, Deepakraj Divan is one of 15 authors on a new National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report titled, "The Future of Electric Power in the United States…

Using X-ray tomography, a research team has observed the internal evolution of the materials inside solid-state lithium batteries as they were charged and discharged. Detailed three-dimensional information from the research could help improve the…

Professor Krista Walton of Georgia Tech’s School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is one of eight U.S. scientists and engineers to receive the Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award this year for contributions in research and development…

Decarbonizing U.S. electricity production will require both construction of renewable energy sources and retirement of power plants now operated by fossil fuels. A generator-level model described in the Dec. 4 issue of the journal Science…

On November 19th, the Strategic Energy Institute (SEI) co-hosted an invitation only seminar with the Pacific Northwest National Lab (PNNL), designed as a broad overview of the current state of electric grid research at GT and PNNL and…

Press Release - The Georgia Institute of Technology and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have entered into a formal agreement to bolster the interactions, collaborations, and joint scientific…

This study explores strategies of the energy sector towards Industrial Data (ID) production and sharing in the Southeastern region, with a focus on sources and uses of ID, and evolution of energy firms in the ID ecosystem? The goal of this work…

Russell Gold, senior energy reporter for the Wall Street Journal, spoke with the Georgia Tech Energy Club members about the intersections of energy technology, policy, and economics, during the club’s October 6, 2020 Energy Chat virtual event.…

The United States is increasingly vulnerable against the threat of cyberattacks that could impair our electric grid, network of oil and gas pipelines, and economy at large. To address this need, the federal government should fund a network of…

Georgia Power today announced, in collaboration with Georgia Tech, it will build a new 1.4 MW microgrid in Tech Square at Spring and Fifth streets in Midtown Atlanta. Microgrids are self-contained power systems co-located with the facilities they…

Trillions of cubic feet of natural gas is thought to lie in cold storage within Earth’s permafrost and under its oceans. That gas, however, is trapped within chemical cage-like structures called methane clathrates. Scientists are very interested…

Georgia Institute of Technology today announced the creation of a new, major regional energy center. The center will operate out of Georgia Tech’s Strategic Energy Institute (SEI) and provide an unbiased and interdisciplinary framework for…