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Global Search for Best White Hat Student Hackers Narrows as 5 Countries Prep for NYU Cyber Security Awareness Week Games

An elite corps of 400 high school, college, and graduate students bested thousands of teams to advance to the finals of the world’s biggest student-led cybersecurity contest: the New York University Tandon School of Engineering’s annual...

Certificate Program Offers A Gateway To In Demand Computer Science And Engineering Fields

BROOKLYN, New York – Job growth in computer science, data informatics, and especially cybersecurity is running at a blistering pace. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for those with computer science backgrounds will rise...

Honoring Latinx Heritage Month at Tandon

Like Brooklyn itself, the NYU Tandon School of Engineering is a diverse and welcoming place: consider that the incoming Class of 2021 is comprised of students from more than 40 countries. That international flavor extends to our faculty members as...

NYU Wireless Doctoral Candidate Garners Marconi Society Young Scholars Award

BROOKLYN, New York – The Marconi Society has honored Shu Sun — an electrical engineering doctoral student at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering and a researcher at NYU WIRELESS — with the 2017 Paul Baran Young Scholar Award...

NYU Researchers Are Helping Untether VR/AR Gaming

Imagine you’re in the cockpit of an X-wing starfighter battling in the far reaches of space or toiling to save a group of scientists who’ve been somehow sucked into an alien world. Now, imagine that wires keep you tethered so close to...

NYU WIRELESS Celebrates Five Years of Pioneering Research into Making 5G Communications a Reality

BROOKLYN, New York – This month marks the fifth anniversary of the launch of NYU WIRELESS, a multidisciplinary research center founded in 2012 to develop the fundamental theories and techniques for next-generation mass-deployable wireless...

A Participant in the Cybersecurity Summer Faculty Program Goes On to Win NSF CAREER Award

Qiaoyan Yu, an associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at the University of New Hampshire, recently received a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for her development of proactive methods of defending the...

NYU Security Researchers at Black Hat Reveal How to Protect the Power Grid From Low-Budget Attacks

BROOKLYN, New York – Cyberattacks against power grids and other critical infrastructure systems have long been considered a threat limited to nation-states due to the sophistication and resources necessary to mount them. Today, at the Black...

Tandon Student Triumphs at NYU-Yale Startup Pitchoff

Six promising ventures led by students from New York University and Yale University took the stage at the Kimmel Center last week to pitch their startups at the fourth annual NYU-Yale Pitchoff. Levitas, a startup founded by NYU Tandon senior Amar...

Tandon Graduate Student Honored by the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society

Rapidly increasing demands for higher mobile data rates and ubiquitous data access have led to a spectrum crunch over the traditional wireless communication frequency bands. Luckily, Tandon doctoral candidate Shu Sun explains that new spectrum...