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Faculty Profile
August 11, 2016
Batches of sand from a beach on the Delaware Bay are yielding insights into the powerful impact of temperature rise and evaporation along the shore that are in turn challenging long-held... read more!
Scene & Heard
April 26, 2016
Six years after BP’s Deepwater Horizon offshore oil rig exploded, releasing millions of gallons of toxic chemicals into the Gulf of Mexico, high-level government officials and academic... read more!
Scene & Heard
December 8, 2015
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) should strengthen both regulations and planning to better prepare for accidental spills of diluted bitumen, a type of heavy Canadian crude oil, from... read more!
Faculty Profile
September 9, 2014
An NJIT research team has estimated the total mass of oil that reached the Gulf of Mexico shore in the wake of the BP Deepwater Horizon blowout. It’s the first time such an estimate was... read more!
Student Profile
May 16, 2014
Many doctoral students manage to publish an article or two in scientific journals before they graduate -- but Xiaolong Geng will graduate from NJIT having published 10 peer-reviewed articles. His... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
November 19, 2013
Experts from around the world attended an NJIT forum whose theme was how to protect New Jersey’s coastal areas from storm surges, storms and rising sea levels. Professor Michel... read more!
Faculty Profile
October 22, 2013
An NJIT environmental center is designing solutions to help towns across the state mitigate flooding caused by storm surges, rising sea levels and super-storm Sandy.   The center... read more!
Innovations at NJIT
August 22, 2013
An expert in minimally intrusive techniques for dealing with contamination, and a notable voice in the investigation of extraction of energy, Michel Boufadel, professor of civil and environmental... read more!
Faculty Profile
November 15, 2012
A few days after Hurricane Sandy hit, Professor Michel Boufadel was awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to study the impact of the storm on the New Jersey shoreline. The NSF Rapid... read more!