GTRI

About GTRI

World-class experts solving the world's toughest problems

The Georgia Tech Research Institute is a highly-regarded applied research and development organization. Each day, GTRI’s science and engineering expertise is used to solve some of the toughest problems facing government and industry across the nation and around the globe.

GTRI redefines innovation by tackling customers’ most complex challenges with the right mix of expertise, creativity and practicality. Our expert scientists and engineers turn ideas into workable solutions and then put those solutions into action. GTRI has 76 active US Letters Patents, 43 pending US patent applications and 15 pending provisional applications in the United States.

We have been a trusted government and industry partner since 1934. As a non-profit research institute, we team with our customers and attack their problems with passion and objectivity.

GTRI is an integral part of the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech). GTRI is a tremendous contributor to, and supporter of, Georgia Tech's mission to define the technological research university of the 21st century and educate the leaders of a technologically driven world.

GTRI's strong bond with Georgia Tech, and its academic units, opens the door to the vast intellectual resources of one of America’s leading research universities and provides unparalleled access to the world's leading problem solvers.

Our Core Values

   Integrity

   Innovation

   Excellence

Our Mission

   We solve complex problems through innovation and customer-focused research and education.

Our Vision

   To be the world's premier applied research and development organization.

Our Core Competencies

  • Test & Evaluation
  • Systems Development, Engineering & Prototyping
  • Applied Electromagnetics & Materials Research
  • Secure Information & Communication Systems
  • Threat Systems Research & Development
  • Client-Inspired Engineering