NJIT Newsroom tagged with "aci" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 NJIT Named an ACI Excellent University for 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-058.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-058.phpTue, 25 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT has been named an American Concrete Institute (ACI) Excellent University, one of 16 universities receiving this award for 2013.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of engineering technology, cim, concrete industry management program, american concrete institute, aci


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Game On! NJIT Community Provides Warm Welcome on Super Bowl Sunday http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-039.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-039.phpMon, 10 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Members of the NJIT community joined the ranks of the more than 15,000 volunteers who provided a warm welcome to the thousands of visitors descending upon the New York/New Jersey metropolitan area when Super Bowl XLVIII kicked off on February 2, 2014. 

Tagged: school of management, career development services, continuing professional education, graduate studies, community service


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NJIT Professor Edits Focus Issue on Rhythms in Neurological Disease http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-028.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-028.phpFri, 31 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Horacio G. Rotstein, associate professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences, along with Tasso Kaper and Mark Kramer of Boston University, recently served as guest editors of a special journal issue focused on rhythms in neurological disease. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, csla, robert miura, horacio rotstein, casey diekman


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CIM Students Place Second and Third at ACI Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-385.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-385.phpThu, 21 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Two Concrete Industry Management (CIM) students were winners in the recent American Concrete Institute (ACI) Art of Concrete Competition. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of engineering technology, cim, american concrete institute, concrete industry management, aci


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NJIT Professor Appointed to National Research Council http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-274.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-274.phpTue, 27 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor Michel Boufadel has been appointed a member of a National Research Council (of the National Academies) committee on the Effective Daily Recovery Capacity.  The appointment is through Nov. 14, 2013.  The task includes providing guidelines on the best techniques for skimming oil off the ocean surface following spills.  Such guidelines are important for preparedness of regions regarding oil spills.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, civil and environmental engineering, michel boufadel, center for natural resources development and protection, exxon valdez oil spill


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ACI Names NJIT Excellent University for 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-070.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-070.phpThu, 21 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The American Concrete Institute has named NJIT as an ACI Excellent University for 2012. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of engineering technology, cim, concrete industry management, american concrete institute, aci


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A Successful and Busy Semester for NJIT Students Enrolled in Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Program http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-424.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-424.phpThu, 20 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The Fall 2012 semester has proven to be both busy and successful for students enrolled in NJIT's Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program.  Andrew Canon, of Parsippany, CIM student and president of the NJIT American Concrete Institute (ACI) student chapter, appeared on the December cover of Concrete International. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of engineering technology, cim, department of civil engineering, concrete industry management, american concrete institute, aci, mohamed mahgoub, anlee orama, dce


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CIM Students Awarded 3rd Place at International Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-421.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-421.phpTue, 18 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT American Concrete Institute (ACI) student chapter, consisting mainly of Concrete Industry Management (CIM) students, was recently awarded third place at the ACI 2012 Student Egg Protection Device Competition held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of engineering technology, cim, american concrete institute, concrete industry management, aci


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ACI Student Chapter President Featured on Cover of Concrete International http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-420.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-420.phpMon, 17 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Andrew Canon, president of the NJIT American Concrete Institute (ACI) student chapter, appears on the December cover of Concrete International (CI). 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of engineering technology, cim, concrete industry management, american concrete institute, aci, andrew canon


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MEDIA ADVISORY: NJIT To Host on Feb. 29 Largest-Ever Spring Career Fair http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-076.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-076.phpFri, 24 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 More than 150 employers will attend the NJIT Spring Career, Co-op and Internship Fair -- the largest ever at NJIT. 

Tagged: career development services, cds, gregory mass, estelle and zoom fleisher athletic center, naimoli family athletic and recreational facility, career, co-op


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NJIT Named an ACI Excellent University for 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-074.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-074.phpFri, 24 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT has been named an American Concrete Institute (ACI) Excellent University for 2011. 

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Concrete Industry Management Program Director Appointed Chair of ACI Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-018.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-018.phpWed, 18 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Mohamed Mahgoub, PhD, assistant professor and Concrete Industry Management program director in the Department of Engineering Technology, has been appointed to the chair position of the American Concrete Institute Committee 555, Concrete with Recycled Materials, for a three-year term.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of engineering technology, concrete industry management program, american concrete institute, aci, mohamed mahgoub


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NJIT's University Convocation Recognizes the 2011 Top Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-299.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-299.phpThu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the new academic year on Sept. 14, 2011 with the annual celebration and awards ceremony at its University Convocation. 

Tagged: awards, treena arinzeh, ian gatley, somenath mitra, richard garber, jay kappraff, university convocation, katia passerini, haim grebel, james geller, daisy gallegos, andrew gerrard, bryan pfister, georgeen theodore, horacio rotstein, andrei sirenko, promotions, pius egbelu, richard moore, victor matveev, sotirios ziavras, ashish borgaonkar, steve adubato, jose alcala, trevor tyson, min song, cheickna sylla, tian tian, laramie potts, margaret yobbi


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NJIT Dedicates and Opens New 25,000-Square-Foot Athletic and Recreational Facility; Gift of Tampa Bay Rays Chair Emeritus and Founder Vincent J. Naimoli http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-073.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-073.phpMon, 07 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT opened yesterday a new 25,000-square-foot, 40-foot-high concrete facility, the largest indoor space on campus for activities ranging from tennis to career fairs.

Tagged: athletics, alumni, vincent naimoli, charles dees, njit board of overseers, lenny kaplan, naimoli family athletic and recreational facility, fleisher athletic center


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Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility Officially Dedicated http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-070.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-070.phpFri, 04 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500 The Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility, the newest addition to NJIT's growing campus, was officially dedicated yesterday in a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Vincent J. Naimoli '62, his wife, Lenda, and members of the NJIT community.

Tagged: alumni, vincent naimoli, naimoli family athletic and recreational facility


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The Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility Dedication Next Week http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-057.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-057.phpFri, 25 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Support for NJIT takes many forms and some are literally concrete. In the case of the The Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility, it's steel and a host of other materials, including concrete.

Tagged: vincent naimoli, charles dees, office of university advancement, lenny kaplan, estelle and zoom fleisher athletic center, naimoli family athletic and recreational facility, dedication, department of athletics


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Mathematical Biology Seminar on Feb. 15 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-031.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-031.phpMon, 07 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Horacio G. Rotstein, PhD, an assistant professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, will discuss "Subthreshold Resonance in a Stellate Cell Model: Part II" on Feb. 15 at 2:30 p.m. in Cullimore Hall Rm. 611.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, mathematical biology, horacio rotstein


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NJIT Student Volunteers Serve Thanksgiving Dinner to Hyacinth Foundation http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-439.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-439.phpTue, 23 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT student volunteers served a Thanksgiving dinner to Hyacinth AIDS Foundation staff and clients on Nov. 18 in the Campus Center Atrium. "They all made a great impact on the Hyacinth staff and their clients, from helping to decorate, serving the food and interacting with the clients," said NJIT Campus Center Director Donna Minnich Spuhler. 

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NJIT Astronomy Club To Host Public Talk on NASA Space Mission http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-313.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-313.phpThu, 16 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT Astronomy Club is hosting a public talk on the NASA space mission New Horizons on Sept. 20 at 8 p.m. in Kupfrian 117. The New Horizons mission will study the first "double planet" Pluto and Charon and its moons Nix and Hydra. A presentation on the mission will be given by Amateur Astronomers, Inc. (AAI) Sidewalk Astronomy Chair Helder Jacinto, who will cover the space craft, its Jupiter mission and discuss the Pluto and Charon spacecraft visit.

Tagged: department of physics, nasa, astronomy, astronomy club


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NJIT Professors and Doctoral Students Participate in 2010 SPE Annual Technical Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-193.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-193.phpThu, 20 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Several NJIT professors and graduate students participated in the 2010 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Annual Technical Conference on May 16-19 in Orlando, Florida. Attending were Professor Marino Xanthos, Research Professors Costas Gogos and Peng Wang of CBPE, Kwabena Narh, professor in NJIT's Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Linjie Zhu and Herman Suwardee of NJIT's Polymer Processing Institute (PPI), as well as five PhD students: Huiju Liu, who received his PhD degree this week; Jin Uk Ha, Qian Zheng, Min Yang, and Graciela Terife.  Peng Wang was the organizer, on behalf of the Otto H. York Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering and PPI, of two special sessions on pharmaceutical hot melt extrusion. Six technical papers on research conducted on campus were presented by Wang, Gogos, Suwardee, Liu, Ha, and Terife. During the May 18 SPE awards ceremonies, Xanthos and Liu received the Heinz List Reactive Extrusion and the Professor Lew Erwin Outstanding Graduate Student Awards, respectively.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, marino xanthos, polymer processing institute, kwabena narh, costas gogos, peng wang


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Chemical Engineering Department To Host Graduate Seminar on April 13 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-138.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-138.phpThu, 09 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Z. Conrad Zhang, PhD, of the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory will discuss "Direct Catalytic Conversion of Cellulose to 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF)" on April 13 at 2:45 p.m. in Kupfrian Hall Rm. 205. Contact: Assistant Professor XianQin Wang, 973-596-5707; Xianqin.wang@njit.edu.

Tagged: otto york department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, graduate seminar, xianqin wang


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NJIT Professor Horacio Rotstein To Give Talk at Mathematical Biology Seminar Series http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-388.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-388.phpMon, 27 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Horacio G. Rotstein, PhD, assistant professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, will discuss "The Mechanism of Abrupt Transition from Normal to Epileptic Spiking Activity in Medial Entorhinal Cortex Layer II Stellate Cells" at the Mathematical Biology Seminar Series on Oct. 28 at 4 p.m. in Cullimore Hall Room 611.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, seminar, mathematical biology, horacio rotstein


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Counter-Terrorism Symposium Held at NJIT Tomorrow http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-379.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-379.phpFri, 17 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The public is invited to a counter-terrorism symposium tomorrow at NJIT from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. The forum will focus on ways to secure schools, health and transportation facilities, protect customs, borders and port security, strengthen emergency response times and more.  

Tagged: terrorism, port security


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NJIT’s Enterprise Development Center Celebrates 20 Years http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-189.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-189.phpMon, 05 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Enterprise Development Center (EDC) has given startups an edge since 1988.  Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, this high-tech business incubator housed at NJIT is open to early-stage companies that have, or will have, a proprietary technology as a significant source of revenue.

Tagged: enterprise development center, judith sheft, njtc, cyberextruder, noble device technologies, neurotrax, bob tarantino, bandemar networks


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NJIT Math Professor To Speak at Waves Seminar Series on April 2 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-116.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-116.phpMon, 31 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Horacio Rotstein, PhD, an associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, will discuss "Evolution of Fronts in Reaction Diffusion Systems with Global Inhibitory Feedback" on April 2 at 4 p.m. in Cullimore Hall, Room 611. The lecture is part of the Spring 2008 Waves Seminar Series at NJIT.      

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, horacio rotstein, waves seminar series


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NJIT Highlander Racing Team Selected for Site Visit in June http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-208.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-208.phpFri, 11 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 The 2007 Highlander Racing Team was one of 53 teams nationwide and one of two in New Jersey who have been selected for a site visit in June. Highlander Racing is a team of graduate and undergraduate students at NJIT who are competing in the DARPA Grand Challenge.


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NJIT Math Professor To Speak at Mathematical Biology Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-456.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-456.phpFri, 10 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 “Mechanistic Aspects of the Creation of Theta Rhythmic Activity in the Hippocampus: A Modeling Study” is the topic of a lecture by Horacio Rotstein, PhD of the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, on Nov. 14 at 4 p.m., Cullimore Hall Rm. 611.

Tagged: mathematical sciences, seminar series, horacio rotstein


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NJIT Professor To Speak at Mathematical Biology Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-394.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-394.phpFri, 06 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Horacio Rotstein, PhD, an assistant professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, will discuss "Canard Induced Mixed-Mode Oscillations in a Medial Entorhinal Cortex Layer II Stellate Cell Model: Work in Progress" on Oct. 10 at 4 p.m., Cullimore Hall Rm. 611.

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