NYU-Poly News

Merging of the Minds: first group of Poly students takes classes at NYU

A group of intrepid Poly students has taken a glimpse at the future of Poly as a school of NYU and reports that there’s much to look forward to. Late last year as merger planning was at full...

Navy League recognizes Poly Trustee for strength through science

2008 Roosevelts Gold Medal for Science presented to Mr. Smith by Dinner Chairman Donniel Schulman (left), General Manager, Global Finance and Administration, IBM Global Services, and New York...

Assistant Professor Montclare receives important chemical science grant

Jin Kim Montclare, Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biological Sciences Assistant Professor Jin Kim Montclare has received a 2008 Special Grant in Chemical Sciences from The Camille and...

An Opportunity to Soar: Poly Trustees approve NYU merger

Chairman Craig Matthews opens a university Town Hall with news of the Board’s vote. On Thursday, March 6, Poly’s Board of Trustees voted to approve the Definitive Agreement to merge with...

Poly receives $3 million/5-year NSF GK-12 Fellows grant to promote mechatronics at K-12 schools

(left to right) Professor Noel N. Kriftcher, Professor Dariusz Czarkowski, Professor Vikram Kapila, Professor Magued G. Iskander, Professor Maurizio Porfiri and Professor Rastislav Levicky...

Poly teams up with FDNY to fight fire with engineering

While soaring flames and dark clouds of smoke rushed out the windows of a seven-story building on Governors Island on Monday, Februrary 25, video cameras recorded the scene and onlookers...

Professor Ross to give plenary address at the spring IETF Meeting

Dr. Keith W. Ross, Leonard J. Shustek Distinguished Professor of Computer Science Dr. Keith W. Ross, Internet and computer networking expert and Leonard J. Shustek Professor of Computer...

Illuminating Innovation: Professor Jackson wins Hans Sauer Award

Pictured from left to right: Prof. Dr. H.J. Rheinberger, Dir. of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin; Dr. Myles Jackson, Dibner Family Prof. of History of Science and...

Serious Fun with Robots: CBRI brings robotics technology to local schools

Members of the Brooklyn-winning PS 21 team at the city championship tournament with Dr. Noel Kriftcher, CBRI Fellow Andrey Ivannikov, Prof. Vikram Kapila and principal Harold Anderson. Five...

Poly Ph.D. candidate receives American Chemical Society environmental chemistry award

Jennifer Haghpanah Ph.D. candidate, materials chemistry Jennifer Haghpanah, a materials chemistry Ph.D. candidate, has received a 2008 Graduate Student Award in Environmental Chemistry...