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New York State Funds Storm Resiliency Research

New York State issued a second grant, of $1.26 million, to the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering to support a new hub of research and education on emergency preparedness. The New York State...

Grants Advance Research into Composites to Protect Vehicles and Troops

Nikhil Gupta, an associate professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, has won grants from both the U.S. Army and the U.S....

Applications of Graphene: An Overview

Applications of Graphene: An Overview illustrates the basic properties and potential applications of graphene, which Edward L. Wolf, professor of physics at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering...

Zhaoxia Xu Wins Economic Research Grant

The National Bureau of Economic Research Innovation Policy recently selected NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering’s Zhaoxia Xu as one of two recipients worldwide of a research grant for the...

Nikhil Gupta Joins Editorial Board of ASTM Journal

NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Associate Professor Nikhil Gupta recently joined the editorial board of the journal Materials Performance and Characterization published by ASTM International,...

Method of Optimizing Digital History Wins Best Paper Award

This September, research on persistence by three members of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Computer Science and Engineering faculty will receive the best paper award at the European...

A Safer, Cheaper Way to Track Defects in Aircraft Structures

It’s important for engineers to closely monitor the safety and durability of the composite materials used in aircraft and spacecraft, which are subject to myriad physical stresses. An aircraft...

Research Examines Wealth Divide in Financial Markets

New research in quantitative finance indicates that the wealth divide in financial markets may be both mental and structural--not a matter of large investors’ access to faster computers for...

Visualization Conference Selects 8 NYU School of Engineering Papers

The premiere conference for data visualization will feature eight research papers co-authored by NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering faculty members from the Department of Computer Science and...

HeartShare Art Share

One is accustomed to seeing students bustling to and from NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering buildings surrounding MetroTech Commons. In early July, however, to everyone’s surprise and...