Posted July 18th, 2016
Posted July 25th, 2016
As half a million people head to Rio de Janeiro for the Olympic Games, there’s more hovering over the city than the usual pollution—it’s the threat of the mosquito-borne Zika virus. As concern about the virus increases in the United States, researchers at NYU Tandon are experimenting with an altogether different solution to eliminate the Zika-carrying mosquito, one so clever and effective it could only have come from nature itself.
Posted July 20th, 2016
Someday buildings may sense how you feel and respond with subtle changes to lighting, color, and perhaps even structural features. Assistant Professor Semiha Ergan of the Department of Civil and Urban Engineering is laying the groundwork with a unique program that explores not only how people feel about architectural spaces, but how their bodies and minds respond to them.