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Luis Miguel Rodriguez-Rojas graduated with a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics with a minor in Biomedical Engineering. He came to Georgia Tech with an M.S. in Biological Sciences from Universidad de Los Andes, in Bogota, Colombia; an M.S. in Applied Informatics from Université Montpellier 2 (currently Université de Montpellier), in Montpellier, France; and B.S. in Biology from Universidad Nacional de Colombia, in Bogota. He is off to a postdoctoral position in Georgia Tech’s School of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Posted on 2016-12-19 13:47.

Emeritus Professor Gerald (Jerry) Pullman was awarded a lifetime achievement award for outstanding contributions in somatic embryogenesis and other vegetative propagation technologies by the Fourth International Conference of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations focused on Somatic Embryogenesis and Other Vegetative Propagation Technologies held in September 2016 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Posted on 2016-12-01 17:47.

Ever think about discovering artifacts à la Indiana Jones? You have one final chance to be a fossil hunter this semester: on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, when Jenny L. McGuire opens her lab to all comers to search for fossils in rock samples.

Posted on 2016-11-27 14:15.


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