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Lifelong Health and Well-Being

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Smart Cities and Inclusive Innovation

Creating sustainable cities with research that thinks globally while acting locally

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Shaping the Human-Technology Frontier

Shaping the human-technology frontier by augmenting human capabilities at every level

Shaping the Human-Technology Frontier

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Featured Research Videos

Smart Solutions on the Georgia Coast

The Smart Sea Level Sensors project is a partnership between Chatham Emergency Management Agency officials, City of Savannah officials, and Georgia Tech scientists and engineers who are working together to install a network of internet-enabled sea level sensors across Chatham County. The real-time data on coastal flooding will be used for emergency planning and response.

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CopyCat: Helping Young Deaf Children Acquire Language Skills Using Sign Language Recognition

CopyCat and PopSign are two games that help deaf children and their parents acquire language skills in American Sign Language. 95% of deaf children are born to hearing parents, and most of those parents never learn enough sign language to teach...

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Project Aether: A tool to support communication between brain tumor patients and healthcare providers

Project Aether focuses on bridging the knowledge gap brain tumor and peak anxiety brain tumor patients experience after their initial diagnosis. As a tablet application, it comprises a patient workspace for consolidating information relating to...

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More Research Videos

Check out IPaT's Research Expo website that features some of the ongoing research projects at the Institute for People and Technology and Georgia Tech. We encourage you to explore projects within our broad research areas or explore those projects by research topic.


Both fadpad and NaloPack won this year’s Georgia Tech Convergence Innovation Competition (CIC) for fall 2023. The CIC judges felt both teams deserved…
Mid-November’s autumn transition foreshadows the stress of preparations for the Thanksgiving holiday, the imminent wrap up of final projects, and the…
Clint Zeagler, principal research scientist in the Institute for People and Technology (IPaT), was selected to join Georgia Tech’s Emerging Leaders…
The Foley Scholar Awards recognize the achievements of top graduate students whose vision and research are shaping the future of how people interact…


Researchers in the News

Five AI Ethics Concerns the Experts Are Debating
Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts news, August 2023

Researchers highlight ethical issues for developing future AI assistants
TechXplore, August 1, 2023

Power 10: Here's the health care leaders you should know
Atlanta Business Chronicle, August 21, 2023

CU Boulder wins major Air Force grant to track objects orbiting the moon
University of Colorado Boulder, August 21, 2023
Karen Feigh (Georgia Tech) is part of the grant.

Stress test method detects when object recognition models are using shortcuts
TechXplore, July 18, 2023

Beltline kicks off transit planning on remaining segments
Axios Atlanta, Sept. 13, 2023

AI is so hot even KFC and Williams-Sonoma execs are talking about it
The Washington Post, August 24, 2023

National links: Car ads should be more truthful
Greater Greater Washington, August 18, 2023