Research Centers

Brook Byers Institute for Sustainable Systems

The Brook Byers Institute for Sustainable Systems holistically integrates the disciplines of science, engineering, social science, policy, planning, design and business to create knowledge and technologies that will improve environmental, social, and economic outcomes.


Center for Geographic Information Systems

The Center for Geographic Information Systems (CGIS) develops and applies geospatial technologies for planning, maintaining, and evaluating crucial infrastructure for sustainable, or long lasting, urban growth.


Center for Urban Innovation

The Center for Urban Innovation (CUI) supports research that thinks globally, acts locally, and encourages researchers, students, and civic leaders to find innovative, interdisciplinary approaches to shaping sustainable cities.


Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development

The Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development (CQGRD) is dedicated to the study, dissemination, and implementation of ideas and technology that improve the theory and practice of quality growth.
 



Institute for Data Engineering and Science

The Institute for Data Engineering and Science (IDEaS) provides a unified point to connect government, industry, and academia to advance foundational research, and accelerate the adoption of Big Data technology.


Institute for People and Technology

The Institute for People and Technology (IPaT) is shaping the future of human-centered systems, environments and technologies to promote satisfying, healthy and productive lives.


Insitute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines

Georgia Tech’s Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines (IRIM) serves as an umbrella under which robotics researchers, educators, and students from across campus can come together to advance the many high-powered and diverse robotics activities at Georgia Tech.


Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

The Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL) enables supply chain professionals, businesses and governments to transform complex supply chains and trade corridors to improve logistics performance by providing education, innovation and solutions for global and domestic supply chains


Strategic Energy Institute

SEI develops technologies, policies, and educational programs that have the potential for offering high-impact solutions to pressing near-term energy issues. SEI engages in fundamental energy-related research that will have a long-term, transformative effect on our nation's energy future.


Climate and Energy Policy Laboratory

The Climate and Energy Policy Laboratory (CEPL) conducts research on clean energy financing, information and regulatory policies; energy policy and technology trends in the U.S. South; transformation to a smart grid; and the evolution of distributed resources including energy efficiency, demand response, and solar photovoltaics.