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Paul Joseph - Introduction to M.G. Finn (NanoFANS)

*** M.G. Finn's presentation was not recorded due to containing unpublished research. This is Dr. Paul Joseph's introduction only. *** Virus-Like Particle Approaches to Coronavirus…

From  Katie Gentilello on June 2nd, 2021 2 plays 0  

Kalina Paunovska - Lipid Nanoparticles for In Vivo mRNA Delivery

RNA-based drugs are emerging as a promising treatment for a number of diseases, including SARS-CoV-2. However, delivery vehicles that efficiently deliver RNA-based drugs are often limited to the…

From  Katie Gentilello on June 2nd, 2021 3 plays 0  

Evan Anderson - mRNA Vaccines and COVID-19 – The Start of a New Era of Vaccinology

The emergence of SARS-CoV-2 with the resultant COVID-19 pandemic resulted in the need to rapidly advance vaccine development. New vaccine technologies, such as mRNA and viral-vectored vaccines,…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 28th, 2021 5 plays 0  

Panel Discussion with Former Students of Hin Bredendieck

How did Hin Bredendieck’s teaching philosophy and experience at the Bauhaus impact designers who studied under him? Join the Georgia Tech Library for a live streamed panel discussion with the…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 8th, 2021 9 plays 0  

Kevin Hutto - Sensing with Random Encoding for Enhanced Security in Embedded Systems

Embedded systems in physically insecure environments are subject to additional security risk via capture by an adversary. A captured microchip device can be reverse engineered to recover internal…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 7th, 2021 58 plays 0  

Kennon Bittick - Function Equivalence with Symbolic Execution

Summarizing and comparing basic blocks or functions across different binaries or between binary and source code has many applications for program verification including verifying compilation, source…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 6th, 2021 11 plays 0  

Andrew N. Cleland - Microelectromechanical Devices in the Quantum Limit

Recent advances in quantum technology and hardware have advanced MEMS systems to where these can now be designed and operated in the quantum regime, albeit using sophisticated quantum methods to…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 5th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Bauhaus Book Talk: Hin Bredendieck: From Aurich to Atlanta

The Georgia Tech Library welcomes Gloria Köpnick and Rainer Stamm in conversation with Dean Leslie Sharp for a lively discussion of their 2020 book Hin Bredendieck: From Aurich to Atlanta. This…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 5th, 2021 3 plays 0  

3MT Three Minute Thesis Finals 2021

For the first time, the final round of Georgia Tech’s annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition was held virtually. But, that didn't mean that the 11 students who competed in the finals…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 30th, 2021 3 plays 0  

En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) FIlm Discussion with Director Nathanaël Coste

En quête de sens (A Quest for Meaning) follows two childhood friends on a journey as they question the workings of the world, our relationship with nature, and the meaning of life. Their…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 28th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Georgia Climate Stories Virtual Short Film Screening and Roundtable

How has COVID-19 impacted film festivals around the world?Join us for a SCREENING and VIRTUAL ROUNDTABLE with Sten Saluveer, Head of NEXT/ Marche Du Film - Festival de Cannes, Catherine Manci, Public…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 28th, 2021 8 plays 0  

HAFU: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan Q&A With Director Megumi Nishikura

The Georgia Tech School of Modern Languages hosted a LIVE virtual screening and discussion of the award-winning documentary film Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan (2013). The film explores…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 28th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Curator Conversation: Hin Bredendieck: From Aurich to Atlanta

Join us for a discussion between Professor Dr. Rainer Stamm, director of the Landesmuseum Oldenburg (Oldenburg State Museum for Art and Cultural History), and Kirk Henderson, Exhibits Program Manager…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 23rd, 2021 3 plays 0  

Jessica Bolton - How Early-life Experiences Sculpt Brain Circuits to Promote Resilience or Vulnerability: Role of Microglia

Resilience or vulnerability to stress-related emotional disorders is governed in part by early-life experiences. Early-life adversity can profoundly impact an individual’s risk for depression,…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 22nd, 2021 6 plays 0  

Hamidreza Modares - Conflict-Aware Risk-averse and Safe Reinforcement Learning: A Meta-Cognitive Learning Framework

While the success of reinforcement learning (RL) in computer games has shown impressive engineering feat, unlike the computer games, safety-critical settings such as unmanned vehicles must thrash…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 22nd, 2021 10 plays 0