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Tandon Faculty and Researchers Discuss Urban Resiliency with The National Academies

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and Katrina, it was easy to see how prepared or unprepared a community was for a devastating natural disaster. Understanding and measuring a city or state’s resiliency, though, is quite another task —...

Doctoral Student Honored for Commitment to Protecting Water

The underlying ethos of hydro-diplomacy — sharing water-related resources in times of scarcity in an effort to bring countries closer together — has the potential to prevent conflict and save lives. Doctoral student Samuel White...

Canoeing to a Top-10 Finish

After a sweeping victory that saw them take first place in almost every category at the Metropolitan Regional Conference of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) National Concrete Canoe Competition in April, the NYU Tandon School of...

American Society of Civil Engineers Awards Student Chapter with Certificate of Commendation

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the oldest engineering society in the U.S., boasts university student chapters within all 50 states and in dozens of global universities and promotes sustainability and innovation within...

NYU Tandon Concrete Canoe Team Wins First Place at Regional Civil Engineering Competition, Heads to National Competition

BROOKLYN, New York – NYU Tandon School of Engineering students triumphed at the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Metropolitan Regional Concrete Canoe Competition on April 30, securing first place in all four competition...

Civil and Urban Engineering Students Put Their Traffic Knowledge to the Test

The 2017 ITE Northeastern Collegiate Traffic Bowl and Research Symposium, hosted by NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s student chapter of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), brought together civil and urban engineering experts and...

National Science Foundation Recognizes 2 NYU Professors for Promising Research in Smart Cities and Smart Transportation

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has selected two New York University faculty members, Joseph Y.J. Chow and Constantine Kontokosta, as recipients of the prestigious NSF Faculty Early Career Development Awards, more widely known as CAREER Awards...

Future of Energy: AABE honors undergraduate students’ leadership

The New York Metropolitan chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE-NYMAC) honored undergraduate students Sederick Dawkins ’17 and Justin Sutton ’17 last month for their leadership of the AABE NYU Tandon chapter...

Frank Lombardi, Adjunct Professor of Civil and Urban Engineering Is Honored By Industry Group

The Department of Civil and Urban Engineering has always been proud to have Frank Lombardi as a faculty member. As the former Chief Engineer of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, he brings to Tandon a wealth of industry experience...

New University Research Center to Test Boundaries of Smart Transportation in New York City and Beyond

The U.S. Department of Transportation has selected a research consortium led by the New York University Tandon School of Engineering to become the first Tier 1 University Transportation Center (UTC) in New York City, charged with taking on some...