NYU-Poly News

Poly Honors President of the Chinese Academy of Engineering

Xu Kuangdi, president of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, vice chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and professor at Shanghai University was awarded an honorary...

Poly's BEST Hosts New York's First Startup Weekend

(Brooklyn, NY – September 26, 2007) Polytechnic University is New York City’s BEST center for entrepreneurial startups.  The University today announced its successful collaboration with Startup...

Erkip and Poly colleagues receive $618,000 in NSF grants

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Elza Erkip, along with other Poly colleagues, has been awarded two National Science Foundation grants worth $617,981. The first, for $529,...

Juran takes leading role in Mideast civil society initiative

Civil Engineering Professor Ilan Juran has taken a leading role in promoting an international initiative to support dialogue between leaders of Israeli and Palestinian civil societies. At the United...

Poly hosts workshop on digital identity

Abuse of one’s digital identity is a key factor in cybercrimes such as phishing, identity theft and online fraud, as well as many offline crimes such as terrorism. To address this timely issue, Poly...

Poly welcomes class of 2011

Greeting the class of 2011 at a convocation on the MetroTech campus, President Jerry M. Hultin challenged the new scholars to invent, innovate and shape the future. “Poly will open your life,” he...

Startup Weekend to be hosted at Poly

StartupWeekend.com and Polytechnic University's BEST Center would like to invite 30 Polytechnic University students to take part in the NYC Startup Weekend. Approximately 100 entrepreneurial...

Polytechnic University Professor Carl Skelton Brings Tibetan Book of the Dead to Life through Innovative VJ Mix of Video and Graphics at Asia Society

Professor Carl Skelton, director of Polytechnic University’s Integrated Digital Media Institute, gives new meaning to “raising the dead” with his department’s innovative real-time-rendering of 3D...

Greene receives Sesquicentennial Medal

President Jerry M. Hultin (left) presents Jay Greene ‘64EE with the Sesquicentennial Medal while Polytechnic Alumni Association President George Likourezos and Vice President for Academic...

Gupta and Porfiri receive NSF grant

Assistant Professors Nikhil Gupta and Maurizio Porfiri of the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering have received a $250,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to...