Georgia Tech Research Institute 250 14th St NW, Atlanta, GA30318 The Georgia Tech Research Institute, called the "Solution Institution," is an applied research and development…More organization. The nonprofit institute, which is part of Georgia Institute of Technology, was founded in 1934 with three researchers and a $12,000 budget. Now the institute has more than 1,400 employees and performs more than $200 million in research and development each year. The institute works to solve technical problems that face government and industry around the world, and has developed technology such as the AMBER alert system for missing children. There are eight laboratories and 13 field offices, but the institute is headquartered on 14th Street in Midtown Atlanta. Security procedures are required for some visits to the institute.
Georgia Institute of Technology 84 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA30308 The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the nation's top research universities. The university…More occupies 400 acres in the heart of Atlanta. The university has more than 900 full-time instructional faculty and more than 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students in fields such as architecture, computing, engineering, management, sciences and liberal arts. Georgia Tech is consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report's top-10 public universities in the United States. The university conducts world-class scientific and technological research and education, and ranks among the top-10 in research expenditures among universities without a medical school.