Research

Walmart Foundation grant aimed at reducing plastic waste

An $800,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to the University of Georgia New Materials Institute will help researchers understand how multilayer plastic packaging biodegrades and also help manufacturers in their attempts to design and select more sustainable materials.…

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Faculty member’s research cuts across academic disciplines

A conversation with engineering professor Brock Woodson can lead in some unexpected directions, including discussions about Spanish explorers and ancient Roman art. While these topics seemingly have little in common with engineering, they illustrate the way Woodson’s research…

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Focus on Faculty: S. Sonny Kim

Sonny Kim, an associate professor in the College of Engineering, engages students by incorporating elements of his research and industry experiences into classroom discussions and activities.Where did you earn degrees and what are your current responsibilities at UGA?I…

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