Two Tandon Professors Win CAREER Awards
- Sayer Devlin for Washington Square News
- March 22nd, 2017
- Source: http://www.nyunews.com/2017/03/22/two-tandon-professors-win-career-awards/
Tandon civil and urban engineering professors Joseph Chow and Constantine Kontokosta have both won National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Awards, also known as CAREER Awards for their work in contributing research to the city. Each professor earned a grant of approximately $500,000 to further their research into the future of cities’ energy and transportation needs.
In a press release, NYU Dean of Engineering Katepalli Sreenivasan said that he is proud of the deep work and research Chow and Kontokosta have contributed to improve transportation.