NYU-Poly News

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...

Professor Jiang honored as IEEE Fellow

Zhong-Ping Jiang, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Zhong-Ping Jiang of Poly’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering was recently elected an IEEE Fellow...

Professor Levon secures grant from New York State for stem cell research

Kalle Levon, Professor of Chemical and Biological Science Professor Kalle Levon of Poly’s Chemical and Biological Sciences Department has secured a $100,000 one-year development grant from...

Assistant Professor Porfiri receives prestigious CAREER award from NSF

Maurizio Porfiri, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Maurizio Porfiri of Poly’s Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department has received the prestigious...

On the Grid: Poly joins statewide cyber-infrastructure consortium

Poly has joined NYSGrid, a consortium of New York institutions that develops cyber-infrastructure capabilities to advance research and education throughout New York State. NYSGrid’s web site...

NSF awards $570k to a Poly-Stevens Partnership for Innovation Program

Kurt H. Becker, Co-Principal Investigator Bruce Niswander, Co-Principal Investigator Polytechnic University and Stevens Institute of Technology received a joint 2-year, $570k grant from...