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A Baker’s Dozen of Urban Transportation Solutions

NYU Professor Kaan Ozbay and collaborators presented 13 full-paper refereed research papers at the annual National Academies Transportation Research Board (TRB) conference in Washington, D.C., in...

Hacking A Way to Safety

On a bitter, cold February day—the coldest day on record in New York City—the Design Tinkering Club at the School of Engineering hosted a hackathon. The event, titled ‘Hack Your Way...

NSF Grant Aims to Speed Gene Therapy Tool to Market

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Jin Kim Montclare of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering a grant to speed commercialization of an engineered protein and lipid mixture that...

NYU New Biomatrix Center's Key to Halting Cancer, Healing Wounds: Hyaluronan

The NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering is now the home of the Biomatrix Research Center, located in a new state-of-the-art facility in Manhattan’s Health Corridor. Thanks to a $4.5 million...

IEEE Conference Honors Student Research

The IEEE INFOCOM selected NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering doctoral student Zizhong Cao’s recent work for the 2014 Best Paper Award. The conference, held by Institute of Electrical and...

International Conferences Recognize Applied Nonlinear Control Research

Zhong-Ping Jiang, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, has been invited to deliver plenary lectures at the 2015...

Where Technology and Originality Assemble

Are you looking for more chances to work interdepartmentally with other students? Do you have a great idea but don’t have the team or funding? The Inno/Vention competition offers students...

AABE NYMAC Student Chapter Presents “Future Leaders in Energy"

In 1977, when Clarke A. Watson gave birth to the idea of the American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE), it was in the spirit of fairness and inclusion. After the enactment of the Department of...

Mobile Apps Take Students into the Laboratory

Mobile apps have proved to be valuable educational tools, but laboratory instructors thus far have been limited to using mobile devices only for virtual laboratories with simulated experiments. Now,...

Engineering is on the Rise

By now it’s clear that the 2014 merger between New York University and the Polytechnic Institute has had positive ramifications. Aspiring engineers are taking note; in 2015 the number of...