Traffic and wind regularly cause low frequency vibrations to ripple through steel and concrete in bridges. This energy would normally travel away from its source before dissipating — but Rachel Kuske has joined an effort to capture and recycle this energy
Devesh Ranjan, associate chair for Research, Ring Family Chair, and professor in the George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, was recently named a 2021 Governor’s Teaching Fellow for the summer symposium program.
Georgia Tech hosted H.E. Taranjit Singh Sandhu, India’s ambassador to the United States, last week for a session that included a tour of parts of campus and discussion of research collaboration opportunities.
Cadonati, a physics professor and director of the Center for Relativistic Astrophysics, has also held leadership positions in LIGO — including leading its data analysis and astrophysics division at the time of the discovery of gravitational waves.
Tectonic plates colliding deep below the ocean's surface can trigger major earthquakes and tsunamis. A new study from a team of scientists including Samer Naif shows that water may play a bigger role than previously known in the magnitude of these quakes.