Innovation

NSF award will enhance startup services

Turning the tap on according to plants’ need for water

University of Georgia faculty and staff were honored with multiple awards by Georgia's life sciences industry association, Georgia Bio, at its 2017 Annual Awards Dinner on Jan. 26 in Atlanta.

Government-backed consortium of manufacturers and universities designed to advance biopharmaceutical manufacturing

The New Materials Innovation Center will fulfill the local and regional need for a large-scale testing facility for new materials being developed by entrepreneurs, startups and researchers.

Liftoff!

A project led by a team of UGA undergraduate students and including faculty from the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Engineering was recently selected for funding by NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative.

A tale of two trees

UGA researchers crossed American sweetgums with their Chinese cousins, creating hybrid sweetgum trees that have a better growth rate and denser wood than natives, and they can produce fiber year-round.

Fueling Innovation

UGA’s technology transfer team brings discoveries to the market and boosts Georgia’s economy.

An overwhelming number of researchers still struggle within the black hole of the effectiveness and safety of stem cell therapy for neurological diseases. While the complexity of understanding how neurons grow, connect and function has long been studied, it remains a mystery, one that graduate student Forrest...

Patent powerhouse

UGA ranks among top 100 universities worldwide for US patents