Press Releases

Alumni Spotlight: Truitt Eavenson

Truitt Eavenson (BSAE ’83) recently retired after a long and successful career with Georgia Power Company. He also recently established the Truitt Eavenson Engineering Scholarship, is a UGA Alumni Association board member, and is a member of the Engineering Advisory…

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Extraordinary Engineer: Maria Martin

"I hope to be able to solve large problems in an economical way."Maria Martin, an electrical engineering major from Pennsylvania, wants to put her passion for software development to work by providing people affordable access to traditionally expensive…

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Researchers develop PHA-based microbeads that biologically degrade

Technology developed by the UGA New Materials InstituteManufacturers of single-use personal care items—like body washes, toothpastes, cosmetics and wipes—that have historically contained environmentally-persistent abrasives can utilize a new drop-in technology with confidence the new materials…

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