NJIT Newsroom tagged with "meegoda" 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 Two NJIT Engineers Have Been Named National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellows http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-119.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-119.phpMon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Two NJIT engineers, a senior and an alumnus from the Class of 2013, have won National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, generous three-year grants that allow them to focus intensively on research as they pursue doctoral degrees in graduate school.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of civil and environmental engineering, national science foundation, jay meegoda, elaine gomez


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NJIT Students Head to Nation's Capital in April for EPA Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-095.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-095.phpWed, 23 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Helping others is an important part of NJIT life. Many students are the children of immigrants, some are even immigrants themselves. Problems and issues around the world hit home. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, albert dorman honors college, students, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of chemistry and environmental science, maurie cohen, engineers without borders, environmental protection agency, epa, jay meegoda


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NJIT Geo-Environmental Engineer Named Fellow by Civil Engineering Society http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-262.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-262.phpThu, 22 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Jay N. Meegoda, an expert in geo-environmental engineering and a professor in the NJIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  Geo-environmental engineers apply basic geological and hydrological science, including soil and rock mechanics and groundwater hydrology, to any number of different environmental problems.

Tagged: awards, honors, civil and environmental engineering, american society of civil engineers, jay meegoda


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NJIT Civil Engineering Professor Named Fellow by American Society of Civil Engineers http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-258.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-258.phpTue, 20 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Jay N. Meegoda, PhD, PE, a professor in the department of civil and environmental engineering at NJIT, has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). The ASCE awards fellowships to civil engineers who have made significant technical or professional contributions to the profession, hold a P.E. license, and have at least 10 years of exceptional, responsible engineering experience gained while at member grade in ASCE.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, civil and environmental engineering, american society of civil engineers, asce, jay meegoda


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As Two NJIT Engineers March at Graduation, Strong Haitian Memories Remain http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-180.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-180.phpTue, 11 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 When Kate Boardman, of Montclair, and Paul Rodriguez, of Harrison, march at NJIT's upcoming May 17 graduation at the Prudential Center, their minds may wander to memories of their work as fledgling mechanical engineers  removing bacteria from drinking water and halting water-borne illnesses in a poor Haitian village. Working under the auspices of Engineers Without Borders (EWB), the two made several visits there over the past two years. 

Tagged: civil and environmental engineering, commencement, graduation, engineers without borders, jay meegoda, paul rodriguez, kate boardman


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NJIT Professor To Discuss Sustainable Infrastructure Today at Bruce Podwal Seminar Series http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-066.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-066.phpTue, 09 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Jay N. Meegoda, PhD, a professor in the department of civil and environmental engineering at NJIT, will speak today about sustainable infrastructure for the 21st century at a seminar sponsored by the department of civil engineering at City College of New York.   

Tagged: civil and environmental engineering, jay meegoda


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Students, Faculty of Haitian Descent Speak at NJIT’s Vigil For Haiti http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-014.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-014.phpTue, 19 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Students, faculty and staff at NJIT have spent the first day of the new semester organizing a variety of events and programs to help the people of Haiti.  As one of the first efforts, a Vigil for Haiti to offer hope and support for the people of Haiti both locally and abroad will be held tomorrow at 4 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theater on the NJIT campus.  (ATTENTION EDITORS: For more information, contact Sheryl Weinstein, 973-596-3436.) 

Tagged: engineers without borders, haiti, earthquake, hillary gillings, mike chumer


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NJIT Engineers Help Clean Up Water Supply for Milot, Haiti http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-236.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-236.phpThu, 09 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400 More than a dozen NJIT civil and mechanical engineering students, faculty and interested staff members have spent the past three years working with villagers in a poor Haitian village to remove bacteria from their drinking water and halt water-borne illnesses.  Working under the auspices of Engineers Without Borders (EWB), the NJIT group has made four visits, to date, and are planning one last visit in October.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, engineers without borders, jay meegoda, haiti, paul rodriguez, water, kate boardman, mcnair scholar, clean up


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NJIT Student Chapter of Engineers Without Borders Holds First General Meeting http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-052.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-052.phpWed, 07 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500 “With a little bit of effort, we can make a big difference,” Jay Meegoda, PhD, professor of civil and environmental engineering at NJIT told some 100 students who attended the first general meeting today of the NJIT student chapter of Engineers Without Borders (NJIT-EWB). Also providing welcoming remarks were NJIT Provost Priscilla Nelson and Daniel Martin, president of the Northern New Jersey Professional EWB Chapter. The proposed initial project for the NJIT-EWB will be to provide a sustainable water supply and sanitation for the city of Milot in Haiti.

Tagged: priscilla nelson, engineers without borders, jay meegoda


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