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Montclare Chosen as 2014-15 Fellow of Drexel University’s ELATE Program

Anyone who knows Jin Montclare knows that the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering associate professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering is a whirlwind of energy. From running the Montclare Lab...

SSRN Research Papers

Since 1994, the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) has provided a forum for sharing and distributing the work of scholars in a wide variety of fields, from cognitive science to law to economics...

Celebrating NYU's Newest Engineers

Laughter and cheers greeted the rotating display of photos that flashed on the Barclays Center massive screen, as NYU Polytechnic Shool of Engineering's newest graduates recognized themselves and...

A Father's Love

It seems to have become something of a phenomenon for military members to surprise unsuspecting family members by returning home unannounced. The videos are all over the Internet: a father in...

National Academies Selects Oded Nov for Keck Initiative

The annual National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI) brings together some of the nation’s best researchers from academic, industrial, and government laboratories to explore and...

500 Years of Melancholia Conference: More Magic, Less Square

It would be easy to picture Carlotta Mummolo and Angelo Tafuni outdoors on a beautiful Spring afternoon, enjoying a picnic or some equally picturesque pursuit. Instead, the two PhD students were two...

Meet the Lus

It isn’t unusual to hear that a married couple met while attending the same school. It’s not even all that rare to hear about a child applying to a mother’s or father’s alma...

In Conversation with S. James Gates

Being bombarded with questions from a group of eager students is all in a day’s work for most professors. Few, however, probably deal with students quite as eager as those attending the NYU...

Former IBM Executive Vice President of Innovation and Technology to Speak at Commencement

Nicholas Donofrio, the now-retired Executive Vice President of Innovation and Technology at IBM, has a long list of honors to his credit. He is an IBM Fellow Emeritus, a Fellow of the Institute for...

Expo Marks the Spot

If you walked through the MetroTech Center on May 2, you might have seen the massive white tent and assumed a wedding or some other festive occasion was taking place. It was, indeed, a celebration of...