NJIT Newsroom tagged with "durga" 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 Professor Receives Two ECS Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-199.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-199.phpFri, 31 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Durgamadhab (Durga) Misra, professor and associate chair for graduate programs in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, recently received two awards from The Electrochemical Society (ECS). 

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PhD Students and Postdoctoral Fellows Gain Valuable Knowledge in Professional Development http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-146.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-146.phpMon, 15 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The graduate entity of Society of Women Engineers (GradSWE) at NJIT conducted a workshop on “Applying to Faculty Positions” for PhD students and postdoctoral fellows at NJIT.  The workshop was divided into three sessions on applications, interviews and negotiations. 

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Innovative Semiconductor Device Researcher at NJIT To Receive Professional Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-047.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-047.phpMon, 11 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 For innovative research on semiconductor devices, NJIT Professor Durgamadhab (Durga) Misra, the associate chair for graduate programs in the Newark College of Engineering (NCE) Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will receive two Division Awards next May, the 2013 Electronic and Photonic Division Award and the 2013 Thomas D. Callinan Award from the Dielectric Science and Technology Division of the Electrochemical Society (ECS).  Misra is an ECS Fellow.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of electrical and computer engineering, ieee, ece, durgamadhab misra, electrochemical society, ecs


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NJIT Hosts Fifth Annual International Summer Research Symposium http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-244.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-244.phpThu, 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The Fifth International Summer Research Symposium was held today at NJIT to encourage more than three dozen students studying at NJIT to seek post-baccalaureate education in science, engineering and technology fields. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of biomedical engineering, joel bloom, national science foundation, educational opportunity program, uri, durgamadhab misra, sunil saigal, raquel perez-castillejos, bryan pfister, angelo perna, diverse issues in higher education, mcnair achievement program, reu, research experience for undergraduates


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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Seminar on March 8 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-094.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-094.phpTue, 06 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Durga Misra, PhD, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at NJIT, will give a seminar on "From Graduate Student to a Successful Faculty Member" on March 8th at 4 pm in GITC-4415. For more information, please visit http://deepcs.njit.edu/gradfaculty.php.

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ECE Professor Serves as Guest Editor of Electrochemical Society Magazine http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-033.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-033.phpMon, 30 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Durgamadhab Misra, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, served as the Guest Editor of the current issue of "INTERFACE" magazine (Vol. 20, No. 4) of the Electrochemical Society.

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ECE Professor Gives Invited Talk at International Symposium http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-382.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-382.phpFri, 14 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Durgamadhab Misra, PhD, professor in NJIT's department of electrical and computer engineering, presented an invited talk on “Issues and Challenges of High-κ Dielectrics on High-Mobility Substrates” at the International Symposium on ULSI Process Integration at the ECS Meeting in Boston on Oct. 10.

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NJIT Faculty, Staff To Participate in IEEE Innovation Day 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-184.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-184.phpMon, 09 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will have a strong presence at the IEEE Innovation Day 2011 on May 17 at NYU-Poly in Brooklyn, NY.

Tagged: department of electrical and computer engineering, judith sheft, ieee, career development services, durgamadhab misra, technology development, gregory mass


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IEEE and NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering To Host Seminar on Nov. 10 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-399.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-399.phpWed, 03 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The IEEE NJ Section Electron Devices, Circuits and Systems Chapter and NJIT will host  "Photocurrent and Noise Analysis as Alternative Approaches to Understanding OFET Behavior" on Nov. 10 at 5 p.m. in Room 202, ECE Center. The speaker will be John Kymissis, PhD of Columbia University. All are welcome. You do not have to be a member of the IEEE to attend. Contact: Durga Misra at 973-596-5739 or Edip Niver at 973-596-3542.

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IEEE-NJ Seminar To Introduce System Architecture and Design Considerations of AC PV Modules http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-372.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-372.phpThu, 21 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The IEEE NJ Section Electron Devices, Circuits and Systems Chapters together with NJIT will host a talk on “Advantages of Micro-inverters in AC PV Systems: Introduction to Petra Solar's SunWave Technology" on Oct. 27 at 5 p.m. in the ECE Center Room 202. The speaker will be Dr. Hussam Alatrash, co-founder of Petra Solar. You do not have to be a member of the IEEE to attend. Contact: Dr. Durga Misra at 973-596-5739 (dmisra@njit.edu) or Dr. Edip Niver at 973-596-3542.

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Students To Present Research at Third International Summer Research Symposium on July 28 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-259.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-259.phpTue, 20 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Undergraduate students from the Heritage Institute of Technology in Kolkata, India, NJIT Ronald E. McNair scholars and graduate students from NJIT and Beijing, China, will present their summer research projects under the guidance of NJIT STEM faculty on July 28, 9:30-11:30 a.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. The symposium is the culminating event of their summer research efforts at NJIT for the visiting student scholars as well as the NJIT McNair Summer Research Institute participants. The symposium is open to NJIT faculty, staff and students as well as the general public. 

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NJIT Seminar Set for Nov. 6 To Focus on Bioelectronics--Emerging Research Area http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-396.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-396.phpFri, 31 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Thanks to companies, universities, and inventors designing and manufacturing biomedical sensors, healthcare and its related economy will radically change over the next decade.

Tagged: seminar, department of electrical and computer engineering, ieee, atam dhawan, durgamadhab misra, timothy chang, nanotechnology, haim grebel, raquel perez-castillejos, leonid tsybeskov, healthcare, sotirios ziavras, bioelectronics


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Students from India's Heritage Institute Gain Hands-On Training at NJIT's Summer Research Experience Symposium http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-362.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-362.phpWed, 08 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT conducted a summer research program in partnership with the Heritage Institute of Technology (HITK) in Kolkata, India. The 20 students enrolled in NJIT's Undergraduate Research Experience Symposium were able to participate in a state-of-the-art research facility with world-class faculty. They were accompanied by Srabanti Basu, a senior lecturer in biotechnology at HITK. The program was initiated and managed by Durga Misra, PhD, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at NJIT, who also encouraged the participation of faculty and the Albert Dorman Honors College students who mentored the HITK students after hours in their residence hall. “The Summer Research Experience is a rare opportunity to receive hands-on training with NJIT professors and students at the university's facilities,” said Misra. “A group of three students worked in NJIT's new Vincent A. Stabile Systems Engineering and Management Laboratories to gain experience with the Stabile Laboratories' Festo System.” Student research projects included low-power microchip design, drug delivery systems, nanoelectronics, ultrafiltration to scalable web search, clean slate Internet design and management systems analysis.

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NJIT Professor Elected Division Chair of Electrochemical Society http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-220.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-220.phpFri, 23 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Durga Misra, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, was elected to serve as chair of the Dielectric Science and Technology (DS&T) Division of the Electrochemical Society. Misra is also a Fellow of the Electrochemical Society.

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Electrochemical Society Names NJIT Electrical Engineer Fellow For Achievement http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-436.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-436.phpWed, 01 Nov 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Durga Misra, PhD, a professor in the electrical and computer engineering department at NJIT, was named a Fellow of the Electrochemical Society. The Society recognized Misra for his pioneering research on understanding and minimizing process induced damage mechanisms in metal-oxide-semiconductor devices and silicon-germanium devices and materials.

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NJIT Professor To Present Invited Research Talk at Cornell University http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-287.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-287.phpMon, 17 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Durgamadhab Misra, PhD, a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at NJIT, will present an invited research talk on “Negative Bias Temperature Instability in TiN/Hf-silicate Based Gate Stacks" at Cornell University's 2006 Lester Eastman Conference On High Performance Devices on August 2-4.

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NJIT Professor Presents Invited Research Talk in France http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-280.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-280.phpThu, 06 Jul 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Durgamadhab (Durga) Misra, PhD, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, recently presented an invited research talk, “Interface Characterization of High-K Dielectrics on Ge Substrate" at the European Materials Research Society's spring meeting in Nice, France at the symposium “Germanium-Based Semiconductors ... From Materials to Devices.“

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NJIT University Convocation Marks the Start of the School Year and Honors Teachers, Students and Staff http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-333.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-333.phpThu, 27 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) holds University Convocation tomorrow, an annual celebration and awards ceremony that marks the start of the academic year and recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff members. The convocation ceremony takes place in the Jim Wise Theater in NJIT's Kupfrian Hall beginning at 2:30 p.m. There will be a reception for honorees in the hall's foyer after the event.

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Durgamadhab Misra, PhD Receives Excellent Teacher Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-363.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-363.phpWed, 12 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Duragmadhab Misra, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), received an excellence in  teaching award during NJIT's annual university convocation.  

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KUDOS - October 2005 http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-339.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-339.phpSat, 01 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Faculty, staff, students and alumni received awards during the second annual University Convocation on September 28, 2005.MASTER TEACHER DESIGNATIONJohn Bechtold, PhD Mathematical SciencesJames Geller, PhD Computer ScienceBernard Koplik, PhD Mechanical EngineeringMichael Mostoller, PhD ArchitectureEDWARD F. WESTON MEDAL FOR PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTGeorge Newcombe '69FOUNDATION OVERSEERS PUBLIC & INSTITUTE SERVICE AWARDHoward Kimmel, PhD Chemical EngineeringHARLAN J. PERLIS AWARD FOR RESEARCHJohn Federici, PhD PhysicsCONSTANCE A. MURRAY DIVERSITY AWARDTalina Knox, Murray Center for Women in TechnologyEXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARDSINSTRUCTION BY A TEACHING ASSISTANTIvan Zorych, PhDMathematical SciencesINSTRUCTION BY AN ADJUNCT PROFESSORMichael Hornsby, PhD, Civil and Environmental EngineeringINSTRUCTION BY A SPECIAL LECTURERJames Lipuma, PhD, HumanitiesPROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT BY A TENURED FACULTY MEMBERJacob Klapper, PhD,  Electrical and Computer EngineeringTEAM, INTERDEPARTMENTAL, MULTIDISCIPLINARY OR NON-TRADITIONAL TEACHINGDurgamadhab Misra, PhD, Electrical and Computer EngineeringUNDERGRADUATE INSTRUCTION, LOWER DIVISIONRajiv Mehta, PhD, ManagementGRADUATE INSTRUCTIONDimitrios Theodoratos, PhD, Computer SciencePETER SMALL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPDiana Martinez, BiologyPRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP AWARDSErica D'Almeida, ArchitectureNisha Goklaney, ManagementMendonça Receives NSF AwardDavid Mendonça, assistant professor in the department of information systems, received a National Science Foundation (NSF) award entitled "SGER: Hurricane Katrina Debris Removal Operations: The Role of Communication and Computing Technologies." Mendonça currently is in his first year of a five-year award from the NSF.Post-Doctoral Students Awarded FellowshipsKathleen Gilbert, Jason Steffener, post-doctoral graduates at NJIT, were awarded fellowships from the New Jersey Technology Fellowship program. Launched in April, the program helps move cutting-edge research from the lab to the marketplace by providing funding to emerging high-tech companies that hire post-doctoral graduates from New Jersey research universities.   

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NJIT Doctoral Students Take First Place in Einstein Expo Poster Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-184.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-184.phpTue, 26 Apr 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Naser Chowdhury and Purushothaman Srinivasan, both doctoral students of Durgamadhab Misra, PhD, in the department of electrical and computer engineering, were awarded first prize in the PhD category earlier this month for their poster presentation at the Einstein Expo, a student research conference at The City College of New York. The posters were evaluated by four Nobel laureates and eminent professors working in various research areas.

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