Jingting Yao Wins 2017 Three Minute Thesis Competition

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After boiling years of research on cardiac imaging down to a three-minute presentation, Jingting Yao took home first place in the Ph.D. competition at the final round of Georgia Tech's Three Minute Thesis event. Yao, a doctoral student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, was one of 10 doctoral students and three master’s students to compete in the final round of the competition on Nov. 13. Her presentation, Enhanced Diagnostic Cardiac Imaging with Lower Risks, earned Yao a $2,000 prize. The following Ph.D. and master’s students also took home prizes ranging from $500-$1,500: All of the presentation videos can be found here. For more information about the annual competition, visit


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  • Created By: Brian Gentry
  • Created: 11/15/2017
  • Modified By: Amelia Pavlik
  • Modified: 12/19/2017

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