STEMNow Kicks Off with Flair

STEMNow Kicks Off with Flair

Hundreds of future scientists and engineers get inspired during program launch

Summer is in full swing, and NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s Center for K12 STEM Education is making sure New York City kids avoid the dreaded summer slump. Through a number of free programs, nearly 100 NYU Tandon faculty, students, and alumni are inspiring excitement about STEM education in students and teachers alike.

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  • Professor Ergan Lays Foundation for Buildings that Will Respond to Human Emotions

    Professor Ergan Lays Foundation for Buildings that Will Respond to Human Emotions

    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.

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  • Dr. 5G

    Dr. 5G

    On July 14 the FCC voted affirmatively on a historic plan — the Spectrum Frontier Proceeding (SFP) — aimed at freeing up unprecedented amounts of bandwidth for the fifth generation (5G) of wireless communication. It was not until 2013, when a seminal paper by Professor Ted Rappaport was published in an IEEE journal, that the world awoke to the possibilities of tapping that underutilized spectrum.

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