Communication and Collaboration
Members of the Tech community were honored at the 2019 Faculty and Staff Honors Luncheon on Friday, April 19.
Atomic beams conjure fantasies of gigantic Space Force cannons. But tiny atomic beams now shoot out of newly engineered collimators, a kind of particle peashooter, that could land in handheld devices. The beams create precise inertia better than a gyroscope's that could help spacecraft navigate. The atomic beams from the new silicon collimators could also let physicist cheaply and easily produce exotic quantum states for study.
The Love Family Foundation Award is one of the highest awards Georgia Tech gives to a student each year.
Several students were recognized for excellence this year at the annual Student Honors Celebration on Tuesday, April 16.