Discovering, developing, and improving materials that lead to technological advances.
Georgia Tech researchers conduct basic and applied research to understand and develop innovative materials that hold great promise for improving daily living conditions around the world.
Interdisciplinary research teams balance synthesis and processing; materials theory and simulation; characterization; and property measurement to create, design, explore, advance, and exploit materials to address 21st century grand challenges. Our ability to combine Georgia Tech's strengths in engineering and the sciences has solidified our reputation as a leader in materials research.
- Electronic and optical functional materials
- High-performance aerospace and automotive materials
- Sustainable infrastructure materials
- Materials for energy storage and harvesting
Research Partnerships and Outreach
Faculty from the Georgia Tech Research Institute and the College of Computing are key contributors to Georgia Tech’s materials-driven interdisciplinary research. Georgia Tech also partners with government and industry to translate transformative technologies into real-world applications.