NYU-Poly News

International Exchange in Civil Engineering

Poly graduate student Edwin Siu explains construction process to Danish Student. On March 27, 2007, 22 Danish students from Engineering College of Aarhus, Denmark (Ingeniorhojskolen I Aarhus) spent...

Ann Lubrano Honored with

Ann Lubrano, Ph.D., Vice President for Strategic Initiatives and University Chief of Staff, received the Distinguished Women in Education Award on March 22, 2007, from Delta Kappa Gamma International...

Gas from Garbage: Professor Gross Develops Bioplastic that Breaks Down into Green Energy

In an effort to develop a new source of sustainable energy, Professor Richard Gross at Polytechnic University has bioengineered a fuel-latent plastic that can be converted into biodiesel. The...

Kurt Becker Receives Honorary Degree from the University of Innsbruck, Austria

Kurt Becker, Poly’s newly appointed Associate Provost for Research and Technology Initiatives & Dean of Sciences and Arts, was one of three honorees to receive the title of Honorary...

Bern Dibner Library Celebrates 3 Millionth User!

As Nirav Thakkar walked through the Bern Dibner Library turnstile on the afternoon of March 14, 2007, he had no idea he was about to become a milestone in the library’s history. Nirav, a...

Professor Griffis to Receive Golden Eagle Award for Contributions to Engineering

Professor F. H. (Bud) Griffis is being honored with the Society of American Military Engineers’ 2007 Golden Eagle Award for contributions to the engineering profession. The Golden Eagle Awards...

Polythinkers Enhance Bio-sensing

Under the direction of Professors Stephen Arnold and Iwao Teraoka, undergraduate students at Polytechnic’s MicroParticle Photo-Physics Lab (MP3L) have created a unique biosensor of...

Poly Student Awarded Fellowship from American Chemical Society

The program will provide $3,500 for her summer salary for a ten-week program. In addition, a stipend will be available for her to present her research results at an ACS sponsored meeting. Junior...

Dr. Kurt H. Becker Appointed as Associate Provost for Research and Technology Initiatives and Dean of Sciences and Arts

Polytechnic University is pleased to announce that Dr. Kurt H. Becker has joined Poly as Associate Provost for Research and Technology Initiatives and Dean of Sciences and Arts. Becker has held...

Jin Kim Montclare Awarded Competitive Research Grant by Air Force

Professor Jin Kim Montclare of the Department of Chemical and Biological Sciences received a $300,000 grant from The Air Force Office of Scientific Research. The award is part of the Air Force’...