NJIT Newsroom tagged with "mit" 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 Committee on Women's Leadership Recognizes Interim Dean of NCE http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-414.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-414.phpMon, 16 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Basil Baltzis, Interim Dean of Newark College of Engineering, was recognized today by the NJIT Committee on Women's Leadership (CWL) for his commitment to the aspirations and advancement of women in the STEM disciplines.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of electrical and computer engineering, department of biomedical engineering, department of mechanical engineering, stem, raquel perez-castillejos, basil baltzis, hongya ge, wenbo cai


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NJIT Professor Speaks at International Gender Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-396.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-396.phpThu, 05 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Nancy Steffen-Fluhr, PhD, associate professor in the department of humanities and director of the Murray Center for Women in Technology, addressed the third annual international Gender Summit (GS3NA) on Nov. 14 in Washington, D.C. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, humanities, murray center for women in technology, nsf, nancy steffen-fluhr


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NJIT To Host "Building a Civil Workplace" Workshop on Nov. 21 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-379.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-379.phpMon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Terri L. Freeman, a partner in the Morristown, NJ office of Jackson Lewis LLP, will discuss "Building a Civil Workplace: Avoiding Harassment and Discrimination" on November 21, 12:30-1:30 p.m. in Eberhardt Hall, Room 112.  

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NJIT Professor Invents a Flexible Battery http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-360.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-360.phpThu, 14 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Researchers at NJIT have developed a flexible battery made with carbon nanotubes that could potentially power electronic devices with flexible displays.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, department of chemistry and environmental science


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NJIT Finance Professor Publishes New Book on Short Selling http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-348.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-348.phpThu, 24 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Amit Kumar, adjunct professor of finance at NJIT, recently published a new book entitled "Short Stories from the Stock Market."  The book offers insights into the controversial strategy of short selling through case studies and provides a framework for investors, finance students and professors, stock market reporters, and other stock enthusiasts to find uncommon short ideas and avoid common traps and hot stocks. 

Tagged: school of management, som, finance


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NJIT Civil Engineers Tackle Hackensack River Flood Waters With $289,000 DEP Grant http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-291.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-291.phpTue, 17 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) has awarded NJIT a $289,000 grant to investigate alternative measures for flood mitigation in the Hackensack/Moonachie/Little Ferry area.  The effort will enhance rather than duplicate any on-going efforts by the US Army Corps of Engineers and other organizations.  NJIT's newest center, the Flood Mitigation Engineering Resource Center will handle the work.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, civil and environmental engineering, grant, taha marhaba, fadi karaa, new jersey department of environmental protection, njdep


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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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Hurricane Sandy Small Business Recovery and Matchmaking Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-266.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-266.phpThu, 08 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force teamed up to host the Hurricane Sandy Small Business Recovery and Matchmaking Summit on Aug. 7 at NJIT.  The event, first of its kind in the region since the disaster, educated and connected small businesses to commercial buyers from the private sector and federal, state and local governments.

Tagged: us department of housing and urban development, joel s bloom, small business administration


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Use Digital Signal Processing Engineering to Prevent a Flash Crash, says NJIT Prof http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-265.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-265.phpThu, 08 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Professor Ali Akansu, PhD, wants to prevent another flash crash on Wall Street.  An electrical and computing engineer who is an expert in the relatively new field of adapting signal processing to strengthen the security of finance markets, he fights to be heard. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, school of management, electrical and computer engineering, som, ieee, ece, ali akansu, signal processing, wall street


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Biomed Innovations, Architecture, Nano Carbons Take Top Honors at NJIT Research Day http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-156.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-156.phpMon, 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 From exciting architectural plans for the August 2013 Chinese Solar Decathlon to a better hospital rating system, six student research projects recently captured the imagination of judges at the 2013 NJIT Dana Knox Student Research Showcase, held last week on April 17, 2013.  Seventy-two graduate and undergraduate students participated.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, coad, donald sebastian, ccs, mathematical sciences, joel bloom, electrical and computer engineering, physics, som, civil and environmental engineering, biomedical engineering, information systems, humanities, school of art and design, federated department of history, adhc, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, dale gary, somenath mitra, richard garber, fadi deek, engineering technology, gordon thomas, solar decathlon, sanchoy das, joseph bozzelli, dana knox student research showcase


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NSF CAREER Award Workshop: Register Today http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-095.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-095.phpThu, 07 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT Research Committee will host the NSF CAREER Award Workshop on April 3 from 11:30 – 2:30 p.m. in 112 Eberhart Hall.  The objectives of the workshop are to provide an open forum for the newly hired faculty members to interact with the NSF CAREER awardees on campus and help them jump-start their CAREER proposal preparation and submission. 

Tagged: new faculty


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TIAA CREF CIO To Forecast IT's Future at Free NJIT Talk: Public Invited http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-067.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-067.phpWed, 20 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Annabelle Bexiga, the senior managing director and chief information officer at TIAA-CREF, will trace the dramatic changes that have taken place in the field of information technology when she addresses this year's 2013 Gilbreth Colloquium at NJIT. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, albert dorman honors college, murray center for women in technology, sigma xi, office of technology development, lillian moller gilbreth, new jersey innovation acceleration center


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NJIT Sophomore Gets Invite From White House To Attend Tech Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-049.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-049.phpTue, 12 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Jinisha Patel, of Springfield, a sophomore at the College of Computing Sciences at NJIT, recently attended a White House technology summit.  Patel numbered among 12 college students chosen to attend by the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), a group Patel has worked with since high school. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, department of computer science, technology, internship, jinisha patel


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Pre-award and Grantsmanship Seminar on Jan. 30 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-010.phpThu, 17 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT Faculty Council Standing Committee on Research will host a Pre-award and Grantsmanship Seminar on Jan. 30, from 11:30 am - 2:30 p.m. in Eberhardt Hall (Room 112).  The Office of Provost and Office of Research and Development are sponsors. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, nce, csla, department of biomedical engineering, donald sebastian, department of physics, national science foundation, nsf, national institutes of health, zeyuan qiu, andrei sirenko, mesut sahin, office of research and development


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TEDxNJIT Event on Nov. 1 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-347.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-347.phpTue, 16 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 A TEDxNJIT event will take place again on Nov. 1, 2012 in the Jim Wise Theatre on the New Jersey Institute of Technology campus and also via an accompanying live simulcast broadcast available to viewers worldwide.  The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will focus on connections and will feature leaders in the various fields discussing mechanisms for developing connections to expand the human experience and the role of technology in creating and enhancing connectivity. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, albert dorman honors college, csla, donald sebastian, humanities, research and development, randal pinkett, tedxnjit, kevin ly, bernadette longo, carlos dominguez, kathleen uske


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ECE Professor To Speak at 9th Annual Military Antennas Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-316.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-316.phpFri, 21 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Ali Akansu, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, has been invited to give a talk on “Generalized DFT Waveforms for MIMO Radar Systems” at the 9th Annual Military Antennas Summit in Alexandria, VA on Sept. 27. 

Tagged: nce, department of electrical and computer engineering, ali akansu


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NJIT's Gale Tenen Spak Participating at Smithsonian Folklife Festival http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-221.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-221.phpWed, 27 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Gale Tenen Spak, associate vice president of Continuing and Distance Education at NJIT, is attending the Smithsonian Folklife Festival this week in Washington, DC.  Spak will be part of “The Commons” Participants which will be discussing “The Next 150 years: Campus of the Future” and “The Next 150 Years: Expanding Community Engagement in the Future.” 

Tagged: continuing professional education, gale tenen spak


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NJIT's Gale Spak To Serve as Panelist http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-208.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-208.phpWed, 30 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Gale Tenen Spak, associate vice president of Continuing and Distance Education, will participate on the morning panel at the 6th Annual NJ Women in Science and Technology Workforce Summit.  

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Bubbles 4 Autism http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-192.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-192.phpTue, 15 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 On April 26, Caitlyn Ragni, Student Athlete Advisory Committee President and NJIT Women's Soccer Co-Captain, hosted a community service event along with the SAAC to raise awareness for autism. 

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NJIT Students Made Public Presentation At City of Hackensack Council Meeting http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-185.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-185.phpThu, 10 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Infrastructure Planning students from the College of Architecture and Design at NJIT made a public presentation at the City of Hackensack Council Meeting on May 7.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, coad, school of architecture, darius sollohub, infrastructure planning


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NJIT Alum Leads Team at Innovation Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-179.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-179.phpWed, 02 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Yang Fan, NJIT class of 2011, recently led a team based in Philadelphia at the New Venture Competition of the Carnegie Mellon University US-China Entrepreneurship and Innovation Summit held on April 28th-April 29th in Pittsburgh. 

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Department of Engineering Technology Appointed Three New Members To Its Industrial Advisory Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-145.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-145.phpMon, 09 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The Department of Engineering Technology has appointed three new BCANJ (Building Contractors Association of New Jersey) members to its Industrial Advisory Committee. 

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NJIT's Crystal Smith Elected to ASEE National Board http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-130.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-130.phpFri, 30 Mar 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Dr. Crystal Smith, associate director of the Educational Opportunity Program, has been elected to the national board of the MIND (Minorities in Engineering Division) Division of ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education.) 

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NJIT Invites Manufacturers To Free Summit About Clean Energy http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-084.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-084.phpWed, 29 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Large or small New Jersey manufacturers looking to grow their base won't want to miss NJIT's upcoming free summit on clean energy supply chains. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, donald sebastian, electrical and computer engineering, continuing professional education, ece, research and development, cpe, saul fenster, meredith aronson


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32 NJIT Students Design Glacier for Hip NY Fashion Week Runway Show http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-042.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-042.phpThu, 02 Feb 2012 00:00:00 -0500 It's hard to imagine coming to college to learn how to design and build a 15-foot-tall-glacier, but that's exactly what some 32 industrial design students, all from New Jersey, and enrolled in the NJIT College of Architecture and Design will hope to accomplish on campus next week.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, brooks atwood, industrial design, jeffrey groves, brian hsieh, kristen ciandella, jabeen ali


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NJIT Board of Trustees Appoints Joel Bloom President http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-010.phpTue, 10 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The Board of Trustees of New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) yesterday voted unanimously to appoint Dr. Joel Bloom as President of the University, effective immediately. 

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, robert altenkirch, joel bloom, center for pre-college programs, technology, board of trustees, engineering, management, design, undergraduate research, greek village, njedge, columbia university, newark public schools, njit next campaign, kathy wielkopolski, science park high school, governor thomas kean, central high school


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NJIT Procurement Director Makes DC Pitch for More Fed Funding http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-478.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-478.phpTue, 13 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Attorney Dolcey E. Chaplin, director of the NJIT Procurement Center, participated last week in an invitation-only panel discussion on behalf of the U.S. House of Representatives Armed Services Committee's Defense Business Panel.  

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NJIT's Gautham Rao Named To Chair Kathryn T. Preyer Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-473.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-473.phpTue, 06 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Gautham Rao, PhD, director of the Law, Technology and Culture major in NJIT's Federated Department of History, has been appointed by the American Society for Legal History to chair the Kathryn T. Preyer Committee.  

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Free Jazz Concert Plus Classical Selections at NJIT Set for Dec. 4, 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-469.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-469.phpFri, 02 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 "Never Losing Hope: Different Voices of Contemporary Music,” the first of three free concerts from the Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance will take place Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 at 4 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center, Summit and Bleeker streets.

Tagged: museum of human rights freedom and tolerance, ulian milkis, regina mushabac, luba sindler, dimitrije vasijevic


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Free Jazz Concert Plus Classical Selections at NJIT Set for Dec. 4, 2011 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-448.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-448.phpFri, 18 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 "Never Losing Hope: Different Voices of Contemporary Music,” the first of three free concerts from the Museum of Human Rights, Freedom and Tolerance will take place Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 at 4 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center, Summit and Bleeker streets. 

Tagged: dimitrije vasijevic, luba sindler, ulian milkis, museum of human rights freedom and tolerance, regina mushabac


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New Exhibit To Open in COAD Gallery This Week http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-392.phpTue, 18 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400 "2x2," a new exhibit curated by NJIT special lecturer Matt Gosser and David Smith of Robert Miller Gallery in Chelsea and Index Art Center in Newark, will be open to the public Monday through Friday from Oct. 21-Nov. 25 in the College of Architecture and Design Gallery.

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Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering Department Seminar on Oct. 31 http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-388.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-388.phpMon, 17 Oct 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Umit S. Ozkan, PhD, professor in the department of chemical and biomolecular engineering at The Ohio State University, will discuss "Catalysis and Energy" on Oct. 31 at 2:45 p.m. in Kupfrian Hall Rm. 210.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, seminar, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering


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Somenath Mitra, of Bridgewater, Promoted to Distinguished Professor With Tenure at NJIT Convocation http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-312.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-312.phpFri, 09 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Somenath Mitra, PhD, of Bridgewater, a professor in and chair of the department of chemistry and environmental science, has been selected to be promoted to Distinguished Professor with tenure at NJIT's University Convocation, an annual celebration to be held Sept. 14, 2011. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, convocation, department of chemistry and environmental science, somenath mitra


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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's Gale Tenen Spak Receives Best Paper Award at ASEE Annual Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-287.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-287.phpThu, 25 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Gale Tenen Spak, associate vice president of Continuing and Distance Education at NJIT, and co-authors Cesar Bandera and Peter Schmitt received the 2011 American Society for Engineering Educators Annual Conference and Exposition Best Paper Award.

Tagged: continuing professional education, gale tenen spak, cesar bandera, american society for engineering education, asee, cell podium, peter schmitt


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NJIT's Gale Tenen Spak To Present Co-Authored Paper at ASEE Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-231.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-231.phpWed, 15 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Gale Tenen Spak, associate vice president of Continuing and Distance Education at NJIT, will present the co-authored paper, “M-Outreach for Engineering Continuing Education: A Model for University-Company Collaboration” at the Annual Conference of the American Society for Engineering Educators on June 26-29 in Vancouver, Canada. 

Tagged: enterprise development center, continuing professional education, gale tenen spak, cesar bandera, cell podium, peter schmitt


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Industrial Design Students Take Top Prize and Two Honorable Mentions in Sponsored Industrial Design Studio Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-213.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-213.phpTue, 31 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Industrial design student Kristen Ciandella of South Plainfield was awarded the top prize of $1,500 for her “Wave Collection” in a table-top design competition sponsored by Cambridge Silversmiths, Ltd. of Fairfield, NJ for the second-year industrial design studio in NJIT's School of Art + Design.

Tagged: school of art design, industrial design, jeffrey groves, kristen ciandella, jabeen ali


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NJIT Architect To Be Honored for Lifetime of Work Revitalizing Newark http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-197.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-197.phpThu, 19 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Associate Professor Tony Schuman, of Montclair, will receive the notable Charles Cummings Award from the Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee (NPLC) for his tireless efforts to help Newark recover its status as a first class city. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, new jersey school of architecture, newark preservation and landmarks committee, tony schuman


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NJIT Graduate Student Chosen To Represent Newark at Peace Education Summit This Weekend http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-187.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-187.phpTue, 10 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Charles William Bell III, a graduate student majoring in civil engineering at NJIT, was chosen as one of the representatives of Newark who will accompany His Holiness The Dalai Lama during his visit to Newark this weekend at the Newark Peace Education Summit. 

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Enterprise Development Center at NJIT To Host Special Workshop for Technical Entrepreneurs http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-152.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-152.phpTue, 19 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Greg Smith, managing principal of ScienceSmith, will conduct a special seminar entitled “Workshop for Technical Entrepreneurs” on April 28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Enterprise Development Center (EDC), 211 Warren Street, Room 407.

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NJIT Prof Offers New Desalination Process Using Carbon Nanotubes http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-081.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-081.phpMon, 14 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0400 A faster, better and cheaper desalination process enhanced by carbon nanotubes has been developed by NJIT Professor Somenath Mitra.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of chemistry and environmental science, somenath mitra, carbon nanotubes, ornthida sae-khow, water desalination


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Chinese City Named a Sister City of Newark at NJIT Ceremony; Delegates Set Up Agreement with NJIT to Learn More of Sustainability, Solar Energy http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-434.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-434.phpMon, 22 Nov 2010 00:00:00 -0500 A delegation from Ningguo in the People's Republic of China was named a Sister City of Newark on Nov. 18, 2010 during a special visit to NJIT. Donald H. Sebastian, PhD, senior vice president for research and development, represented Newark during the later signing since city officials were unable to attend. Earlier in the day, the group toured technology laboratories at NJIT to learn more of sustainable urban living and solar energy. 

Tagged: enterprise development center, donald sebastian, ken chin, apollo solar energy, oak hall, njit center for building knowledge


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NJIT Featured in The Princeton Review’s 2011 Edition of Best Colleges http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-273.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-273.phpWed, 04 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT is one of the country's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features NJIT in the 2011 edition of its annual college guide, The Best 373 Colleges (Random House).

Tagged: robert altenkirch, joel bloom, newark preservation and landmarks committee, eberhardt hall, michael graves, gwathmey siegel, robert hillier


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NCE Distinguished Professor Receives Communication Theory Technical Committee Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-190.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-190.phpWed, 19 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Yeheskel Bar-Ness, PhD, of Marlboro, Newark College of Engineering Distinguished Professor in the electrical and computer engineering department at NJIT was selected as one of two recipients of the Communication Theory Technical Committee Service Award for 2009.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, yeheskel bar-ness, center for wireless communication and signal processing research


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MEDIA ADVISORY: Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno To Speak at NJIT Commencement http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-185.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-185.phpFri, 14 May 2010 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT 2010 Commencement Ceremony during which upwards of 2,200 honorary doctoral degrees and earned doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degrees will be conferred on the Class of 2010.

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Xiangxin Meng, of Edison, Receives NJIT Top Honor for Research http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-148.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-148.phpTue, 20 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Xiangxin Meng, of Edison, a doctoral student studying chemistry with chemistry professor Somenath Mitra at NJIT, received on April 14, 2010, the second-place bronze medal for her graduate entry “Polymer Films Containing Microparticles of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients for Oral Drug Delivery” at the NJIT Dana Knox Student Research Day Showcase. 

Tagged: awards, somenath mitra, dana knox research showcase


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Kenneth Gethard, of Fairfield, Receives Honor for His Scientific Research at NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-144.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-144.phpTue, 20 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Kenneth Gethard, of Fairfield, a doctoral student in environmental science at NJIT, received the second-prize silver medal for his graduate project “Desalinations Using Carbon Nanotube Enhanced Membrane Distillation.” His advisor was Somenath Mitra. The award was presented at the annual NJIT Dana Knox Student Research Showcase held April 14, 2010. 

Tagged: donald sebastian, awards, honors, somenath mitra, dana knox research showcase, department of chemistry


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NJIT To Host 2010 Digital Empowerment Broadband Summit on April 23 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-111.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-111.phpFri, 09 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 "Broadband: Closing The Economic Divide," The Alliance for Digital Equality's Newark Digital Empowerment Broadband Summit, will be held on April 23, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. in the NJIT Campus Center. Speakers include: Newark Mayor Cory Booker; CNN Contributor Mario Armstrong; New York Secretary of State Lorraine Cortez-Vasquez; JNET President and CEO  David Jefferson; FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn; and National Urban League President Marc Morial as well as other distinguished panelists and participants locally and nationwide. For more information or to register, log on to: www.alliancefordigitalequality.org

Tagged: newark, cory booker


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POSTPONED--NJIT Is Region’s First Named To MIT’s Open Course Consortium: Free Talk 2/25 http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-048.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-048.phpMon, 22 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Free college courses ranging in content from English literature to quantum physics are now available on-line through a consortium started by MIT several years ago known as The Open Courseware Consortium.  

Tagged: seminar, continuing professional education, gale spak, talk, mit, open courseware consortium


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Professional Society To Honor NJIT Architecture Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-034.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-034.phpTue, 09 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Anthony (Tony) Schuman, a professor at NJIT's College of Architecture and Design, has been named a distinguished professor by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA). 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, school of architecture, board of overseers, excellence in teaching award, newark preservation and landmarks committee, association of collegiate schools of architecture, acsa, anthony schuman, service award, michael mostoller, newark municipal council


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College of Science and Liberal Arts at NJIT Honors Faculty, Staff, Students, Alums http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-395.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-395.phpMon, 09 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's College of Science and Liberal Arts (CSLA) recently honored faculty, staff, students and alumni for outstanding work.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, department of humanities, department of physics, students, department of chemistry and environmental science, faculty, haimin wang, staff, zoi-heleni michalopoulou, david horntrop, ornthida sae-khow, dhvanit mehta, qiming wang, mahesh karwa, department of history, tin vo, jason marcus


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NJIT PhD Student Takes First Place in NJCG Student Research Poster Competition http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-189.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-189.phpWed, 06 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Ornthida Sae-Khow, a doctoral student in the department of chemistry and environmental science at NJIT (shown here with advisor Somenath Mitra), took first place and received a $1000 cash award in the North Jersey Chromatography Group (NJCG) Student Research Poster Competition. Her poster was entitled  "Micro Scale Solid Phase Extraction Using Carbon Nanotubes as Adsorbents."

Tagged: department of chemistry and environmental science, somenath mitra, student, carbon nanotubes, ornthida sae-khow


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NJIT Community Mourns Passing of Bernard Coopersmith '44 http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-133.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-133.phpTue, 07 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 The NJIT community mourns the passing this morning of Bernard Coopersmith, a 1944 graduate of Newark College of Engineering and friend of the university. Coopersmith received the NCE Distinguished Alumni Service Award in 2000 and served as the president of the NJIT Alumni Association in 1969. Last year, Coopersmith joined those about to become alumni at Commencement 2008, receiving special recognition from NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch as the “most mature” alumnus to participate in the ceremony.

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NJIT Professor Named Associate Fellow in Technical Communication Society http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-042.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-042.phpTue, 10 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Nancy W. Coppola, PhD, a professor in the department of humanities at NJIT, will be named one of 25 Associate Fellows for the Society for Technical Communication. 

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Urban Land Institute Honors NJIT Prof Jerry English as Educator of Year http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-014.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-014.phpWed, 21 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 The Urban Land Institute of Northern New Jersey has honored NJIT adjunct professor and attorney Jerry Fitzgerald English as “Land Use Educator of the Year” for her 23 years of leadership and service to the environmental sector especially within the region.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, school of management, port authority of new york and new jersey


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Moving New Technologies from the Lab to the Marketplace http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-428.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-428.phpTue, 25 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 Judith Sheft, associate vice president for technology development at NJIT, has been awarded funds from the New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology to assist faculty researchers with the most promising patentable inventions with funding grants of up to $50,000. 

Tagged: department of electrical and computer engineering, department of biomedical engineering, department of physics, department of computer science, judith sheft, department of chemistry and environmental science, research, somenath mitra, timothy chang, nanotechnology, treena livingston arinzeh, rajesh dave, carbon nanotubes, zafar iqbal, sergiu gorun, tonometer, tissue engineering, chengjun liu


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NJIT's College of Computing Sciences To Present Funding Experiences in CCS Seminar Series http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-411.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-411.phpThu, 13 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 The Computer Science Research Committee at NJIT in conjunction with the Department of Information Systems is organizing a series of four talks titled "Funding Experiences in CCS" during the coming academic year. NJIT Professors Guiling (Grace) Wang, James Calvin and Michael Recce will share their experiences with obtaining funding on Nov. 19, 2:30-4 p.m. in the Guttenberg Information Technologies Center Rm. 3730. Donald Sebastian, PhD (at left), Senior Vice President for Research and Development at NJIT, will provide opening remarks.   

Tagged: college of computing sciences, donald sebastian, department of information systems, funding, michael recce, grace wang


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Council To Salute NJIT Wireless Communications and Signal Processing Expert http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-402.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-402.phpWed, 05 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 The Research & Development Council of New Jersey will present on Nov. 6, 2008, a coveted Thomas Alva Edison Patent Award to NJIT Distinguished Professor Yeheskel Bar-Ness, a prominent expert in the field of wireless communications and signal processing.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, donald sebastian, national science foundation, yeheskel bar-ness, center for wireless communication and signal processing research, new jersey commission on science and technology, research and development council of new jersey, richard codey, wireless communications, thomas alva edison patent award, institute of electrical and electronics engineering, signal processing, samsung, zoran latinovic, panasonic, alcatel-lucent


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NJSOA Kicks Off Fall 2008 Lecture Series with Discussion of Smart Sustainability http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-352.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-352.phpWed, 01 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 William Mitchell, PhD, professor of Architecture and Media Arts and Sciences at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will discuss "Smart Sustainability: The City Car, the RoboScooter and Urban Mobility-on-Demand" on Oct. 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Weston Lecture Hall 1 at NJIT. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, is the first in the NJSOA Fall 2008 Lecture Series. For more information or reservations, call 973-596-3080.

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Exciting New Companies at NJIT’s Small Biz Incubator Get 100K in Grants http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-345.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-345.phpWed, 24 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology has awarded almost $100,000 as part of its SBIR bridge grant program to two start-up companies based in NJIT's high technology business incubator. Applechem Inc. and Lenterra, located in NJIT's Enterprise Development Center (EDC), each received Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) bridge grants.

Tagged: edc, judith sheft, somenath mitra, grants, department of chemistry, aerospace


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NJIT Architecture Prof Opens Newark Sustainability Conference With Challenge To Revitalize Newark’s Older Buildings http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-315.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-315.phpThu, 11 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 With a charge not to tear down Newark's older buildings, but to rehabilitate them, NJIT research professor Deane Evans, an architect and executive director of NJIT's Center for Architecture and Building Science Research will open Newark's Green Future Summit tomorrow morning at NJIT. 

Tagged: new jersey school of architecture, sustainability, deane evans, center for architecture and building science research, city of newark, green future summit


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NJIT Architecture Professor To Provide Welcoming Remarks at Newark's Green Future Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-308.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-308.phpFri, 05 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Deane M. Evans, FAIA, a research professor and executive director of the Center for Architecture and Building Science Research at NJIT, will provide welcoming remarks at Newark's Green Future Summit on Sept. 12-13 in the NJIT Campus Center. The two-day summit, which is free and open to the public, will highlight existing Newark sustainability initiatives and programs, present best practices from across the country, and offer an opportunity for participatory dialogue to chart priorities and next steps. Registration is required. 

Tagged: new jersey school of architecture, sustainability, deane evans, center for architecture and building science research, green future summit


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NJIT Mechanical Engineering Junior Turns Successful Rosarian As Sun Shines http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-235.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-235.phpThu, 05 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Six-inch-wide blooms of fragrant old copper, yellow, coral and deep red English roses will cascade through mid-June around the front and rear yards of NJIT junior Matthew Mitchell, 20, of Hillside. Since the age of 14, Mitchell, a mechanical engineering major, has applied his penchant for precision to cultivate these gorgeous antique blooms for his parents Aldeana and Joseph Mitchell.

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200 Leading Experts in Applied Math To Attend NJIT’s Fifth Annual Math Conference Set for May 19-21, 2008 in Newark http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-214.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-214.phpFri, 16 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will host May 19-21, 2008, more than 200 leading experts for the fifth annual Frontiers in Applied and Computational Mathematics Conference, an unusual three-day event featuring leading researchers who will discuss the latest news and research findings in their fields.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, national science foundation, mathematical biology, robert miura, daljit ahluwalia, amitabha bose, wooyoung choi, gregory kriegsmann, mathematical fluid dynamics


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NJIT Applauds Students for Studies on Brain Injury, Glaucoma and More http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-194.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-194.phpTue, 06 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 A better understanding of brain injury, a way to rejuvenate dead nerve endings and a device allowing patients to monitor their glaucoma at home, number among this year's nine winners at NJIT's annual provost's student research day.

Tagged: department of mathematical sciences, department of biomedical engineering, department of physics, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, priscilla nelson, sigma xi, class of 2008, stephanie milczarski


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NJIT Commencement 2008 at the Rock, May 17, 9 a.m. http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-184.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-184.phpThu, 01 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400 The University Commencement Ceremony for NJIT will be held Saturday, May 17, 2008, at the Prudential Center, Newark from 9 a.m.-noon. During the ceremony, more than 2,000 honorary doctoral degrees and earned doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degrees will be conferred on the Class of 2008.

Tagged: commencement, class of 2008, newark preservation and landmarks committee, aia, prudential center, thom mayne, elizabeth del tufo


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NJIT's Edge in Knowledge Campaign Hits the Airwaves on April 14 http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-142.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-142.phpMon, 14 Apr 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Tune in to 1010 WINS as NJIT's Edge in Knowledge radio campaign hits the airwaves beginning Monday, April 14 at 6:15 a.m., 8:04 a.m., 12:17 p.m. and 5:29 p.m. The NJIT branding campaign showcases stories that bring to life real people and real-world accomplishments to drive home “the edge in knowledge,” the university's theme. Four individual spots will feature professors Phil Goode, Treena Arinzeh, Som Mitra and student Erika Taugher. The campaign will air for one month.

Tagged: philip goode, treena arinzeh, somenath mitra, erika taugher, branding, edge in knowledge


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NJIT Professor Featured on Engineering TV http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-112.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-112.phpFri, 28 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Somenath Mitra, PhD, professor of chemistry and environmental science at NJIT, discussed his current research on "Organic Solar Cells" and "Smart Coatings" on Engineering TV. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of chemistry and environmental science, somenath mitra, solar cells


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Inventor Daniel Henderson Joins with Smithsonian in Acquisition of Wireless Picturephone Technology Prototypes http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-392.phpThu, 25 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Daniel A. Henderson, president of PhoneTel Communications, Inc. and a member of the Albert Dorman Honors College Board of Visitors, assisted the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in the acquisition of two prototypes and related documentation for a pioneering wireless picturephone technology developed in 1993. Henderson recently was awarded six U.S. patents for innovation incorporated in the wireless system and device. The donation adds to a previous collection of wireless technology that Henderson donated to the museum's Information Technology and Communications Division in 2003.

Tagged: albert dorman honors college, daniel henderson, phonetel communications


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Brooklyn, NY Resident Receives Master Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-319.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-319.phpThu, 13 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Mathematics Professor Amitabha Bose, PhD, of Brooklyn, NY, received a master teacher designation at NJIT's annual convocation on Sept. 5, 2007.

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Chemical Engineering Department To Host Seminar on Adaptive Immunity http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-313.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-313.phpTue, 11 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Arup K. Chakraborty, PhD, Robert T. Haslam Professor of Chemical Engineering at MIT, will discuss "Understanding Adaptive Immunity: A Crossroads of the Physical, Life, and Engineering Sciences" on Sept. 17 at 2:45 p.m., Kupfrian Hall, Room 117.

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KUDOS-September 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-298.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-298.phpSat, 01 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has promoted one faculty member to the rank of distinguished professor, six to the rank of professor, seven to the rank of associate professor with tenure and one to the rank of associate professor. PROMOTED TO DISTINGUISHED PROFESSORRobert MiuraMathematical Sciences PROMOTED TO PROFESSORNorman LoneyChemical Engineering Zoi-Heleni MichalopoulouMathematical Sciences Edip NiverElectrical & Computer Engineering Ronald RocklandEngineering Technology Leonid TsybeskovElectrical & Computer Engineering Chao ZhuMechanical Engineering PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR WITH TENUREAli AbdiElectrical & Computer Engineering Gabrielle EsperdyArchitecture David HorntropMathematical Sciences Roberto Rojas-CessaElectrical & Computer Engineering Laurent SimonChemical Engineering Dimitrios TheodoratosComputer Science Brook WuInformation Systems PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSORAndrei SirenkoPhysics

Tagged: robert miura, roberto cessa, ali abdi, norman loney, gabrielle esperdy, ronald rockland, laurent simon, leonid tsybeskov, andrei sirenko, zoi-heleni michalopoulou, david horntrop, dimitrios theodoratos, chao zhu, edip niver


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NJIT Researchers Develop Inexpensive, Easy Process To Produce Solar Panels http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-265.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-265.phpWed, 18 Jul 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Researchers at  NJIT have developed an inexpensive solar cell that can be painted or printed on flexible plastic sheets. “The process is simple,” said lead researcher and author Somenath Mitra, PhD, professor and acting chair of NJIT's Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science. “Someday homeowners will even be able to print sheets of these solar cells with inexpensive home-based inkjet printers.”

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NJIT Chemistry Workshop Touts Value of Process Analytical Chemistry http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-242.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-242.phpTue, 12 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Dan Watts is on a crusade. The NJIT research professor would like the pharmaceutical industry to adopt safer, greener, more efficient and more effective manufacturing processes. Last week Watts brought his crusade down to the grass roots level at a five-day workshop at which 16 faculty from universities around the nation developed ways to encourage their students to pursue careers in the pharmaceutical industry so this new way of thinking can flourish.

Tagged: department of chemistry and environmental science, chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, somenath mitra, chemistry, piero armenante, daniel watts


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KUDOS - June 2007 http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-233.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-233.phpFri, 01 Jun 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Humanities Professor Elected A Fellow of the International Biographical Association Karl W. Schweizer, PhD, a professor in the department of humanities, was elected a Fellow of the International Biographical Association in Cambridge, England. Graduate Student Receives Schering-Plough Science and Innovation Award Amit Goyal, a chemical engineering major at NJIT, was one of 13 graduate students throughout the country who received the 2007 Schering-Plough Science & Innovation Award. Selected by the academic faculty at their respective schools, the students have the opportunity to present their individual research during a two-day symposium attended by their faculty advisors and researchers from Schering-Plough Research Institute, the company's research and development arm. Architecture Student Awarded Scholarship at National Consulting Firm Joshua Prol, an architecture major at NJIT, was awarded a paid internship at GreenbergFarrow, the national planning, architectural, engineering and development consulting firm, as part of its University Partnership scholarship program.

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NJIT Systems Manager Appointed to Two-Year Position on SunGard Summit Program Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-219.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-219.phpFri, 18 May 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Tiffany Small, systems manager of NJIT's Office of International Students and Faculty (OIS&F), served as the program chair for the fsaATLAS track for the March 2007 SunGard Summit conference. This is only the second year that SunGard Higher Education has had a track solely dedicated to its fsaATLAS software, used by OIS&F and the Office of University Admissions to report international student and exchange visitor data to the Department of Homeland Security. As a result of her efforts, the number and variety of fsaATLAS sessions increased, as well as the number of session attendees.

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Two-out Grand Slam in Ninth and Walkoff Solo Shot in 10th Lift NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-183.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-183.phpMon, 30 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Senior outfielders Derrick McCain and Kwesi Mitchell were the home run heroes for NJIT in its 8-7 10-inning baseball win over visiting Felician College Sunday afternoon at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium. Sunday's game was played before an Alumni Day crowd of 300 that included numerous former Highlander standouts.

Tagged: highlanders, athletics, alumni, baseball, senior, derrick mccain, kwesi mitchell


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NJIT Students To Present Leading Research During Provost’s Student Research Showcase http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-143.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-143.phpWed, 04 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Students at NJIT work side by side with professors on the university's most prominent research projects—projects that could lead to new technologies in fields such as biomedical engineering and cancer research. During the Third Annual Provost's Student Research Showcase on April 11, top students will illustrate that research with poster presentations, which will run from 1-4 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. The event is free and open to the public.

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NJIT Professor Obtains Patent To Uncover Trace Elements of Airborne Pollutants http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-121.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-121.phpTue, 20 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0400 A breakthrough patent awarded to an NJIT researcher will enable manufacturers to create a device to uncover miniscule amounts of airborne pollutants. Using computer chip technology, Somenath Mitra, PhD, professor and chair of NJIT's Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, has developed and patented what could eventually become a simple keychain device to detect tiny, though potentially lethal, amounts of airborne carcinogens.

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MIT Professor To Speak at Applied Mathematics Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-059.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2007/2007-059.phpWed, 07 Feb 2007 00:00:00 -0500 Anette Hosoi, PhD, assistant professor in the department of mechanical engineering at MIT, will speak on "Optimizing Low Reynolds Number Locomotion" on Feb. 9 at 11:30 a.m., Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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NJIT Alumnus Appointed To Presidential Advisory Group http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-525.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-525.phpThu, 21 Dec 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Daniel J. Carroll, Jr., '65, president and CEO of Telcordia in Piscataway, NJ and a member of the NJIT Board of Overseers, was appointed to President Bush's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. The advisory committee provides recommendations to the executive branch regarding national security and emergency preparedness.

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NJIT President Altenkirch Hosts Gathering for Young Alumni Club Steering Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-498.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-498.phpWed, 06 Dec 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch and his wife, Beth, hosted a gathering at their home yesterday for members of the NJIT Young Alumni Club Steering Committee. Pictured at left are Dr. Altenkirch; Kevin Boland '90, co-chair; and Don Blazina '87.

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NJIT Math Professor Amitabha Bose Receives Honor for Teaching http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-345.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-345.phpWed, 13 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Amitabha Bose, PhD, a professor in the department of mathematical sciences at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), received at NJIT's annual awards convocation today an award for outstanding teaching.

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NJIT Is Invited To Join ETS National Advisory Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-313.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-313.phpWed, 09 Aug 2006 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) has been asked by Educational Testing Service (ETS) to join its prestigious advisory committee focused on literacy assessment.   The committee was established in 2003 to ensure the test's initial development.  Now that the test is available, the committee serves in a consultative role.

Tagged: department of humanities, norbert elliot, national advisory committee, educational testing service


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NJIT Researchers Seed, Heat and Grow Carbon Nanotubes in Long Tubing http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-307.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-307.phpThu, 03 Aug 2006 00:00:00 -0400 In less than 20 minutes, researchers at NJIT can now seed, heat and grow carbon nanotubes in 10-foot-long, hollow thin steel tubing. “The work took us three years to develop and get right, but now we can essentially anchor nanotubes to a tubular wall. No one has ever done anything like this before,” said lead researcher Somenath Mitra, PhD, professor and acting chair of NJIT's Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of chemistry and environmental science, research, somenath mitra, carbon nanotubes


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NJIT Joins ETS’s ICT Literacy Assessment National Advisory Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-305.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-305.phpTue, 01 Aug 2006 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT was recently named as one of six new higher education institutions to join the National Advisory Committee for the Educational Testing Service (ETS) Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Literacy Assessment, which is used voluntarily by higher education institutions and high schools that want to assess the ICT skills of its students.

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Universities Play Major Role Developing Entrepreneurs and Business, Experts Say http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-160.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-160.phpThu, 06 Apr 2006 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey policy planners recently gathered at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) to learn from noted MIT Professor Richard K Lester and his associates how to bring entrepreneurs to Newark.

Tagged: school of management, entrepreneur, business, mit, alok chakrabarti


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Newark Preservation Committee Honors NJIT for Restoring Victorian Castle http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-119.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-119.phpWed, 08 Mar 2006 00:00:00 -0500 More than 125 people gathered at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) last week to see NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch receive the highest annual honor from Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee President William Mikesell, a Newark architect.  The Donald T. Dust Recognition Award honored NJIT's two-year, $13-million restoration of the oldest building on campus, a 35,000-square foot, three-story gothic Victorian castle.

Tagged: alumni, robert altenkirch, newark preservation and landmarks committee, eberhardt hall, donald dust recognition award


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NJIT Receives Award from Newark Preservation & Landmarks Committee for Eberhardt Hall http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-099.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-099.phpWed, 01 Mar 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT received the highest annual honor from the Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee for the restoration of Eberhardt Hall NJIT Alumni Center. NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch accepted the Donald T. Dust Recognition Award at a ceremony last evening. "This award recognizes much more than the successful physical restoration of an elegant and historic building," said Dr. Altenkirch. "It honors a commitment to the well-being of a city and its people that spans a hundred and fifty years, and which looks forward to a prosperous future. "

Tagged: alumni, robert altenkirch, newark preservation and landmarks committee, eberhardt hall, donald dust recognition award


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NJIT Chemists Cook Up New Strain of Carbon Nanotubes http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-067.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-067.phpThu, 09 Feb 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Kitchen chemistry is alive and well at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) as chemical researchers report cooking up a new and more water-soluble strain of carbon nanotubes.  An article about this work, “Rapidly Functionalized, Water-Dispersed Carbon Nanotubes at High Concentration,” appeared Jan. 11, 2006, in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.

Tagged: somenath mitra, chemistry and environmental science, nanotubes


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NJIT Architect To Receive Honor from Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-058.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-058.phpFri, 03 Feb 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Matt Gosser, an adjunct instructor of architecture at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), will be honored by the Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee for making furniture, sculpture and art from objects he salvaged at the former Pabst Brewery.

Tagged: college of architecture and design, school of architecture, matthew gosser, newark preservation and landmarks committee, pabst brewery


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NJIT To Receive Honor from Newark Preservation Committee for Eberhardt Hall Restoration http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-046.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2006/2006-046.phpMon, 30 Jan 2006 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT will receive the highest annual honor from the Newark Preservation and Landmarks Committee for the restoration of the first building on campus, a 35,000-square foot, three-story gothic Victorian castle known to generations of students, alumni, staff and faculty as Eberhardt Hall. NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch will receive the Donald T. Dust Recognition Award at a ceremony on Feb. 28 , 5-7 p.m.

Tagged: robert altenkirch, newark preservation and landmarks committee, eberhardt hall, donald dust recognition award, campus


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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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Recent NJIT Graduate To Receive an Award from AIChE http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-392.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-392.phpFri, 21 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Dimitrios Zarkadas, Kearny, who received his doctorate in chemical engineering earlier this year from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), will receive an award Nov. 2, 2005, from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).  The organization will honor Zarkadas for a paper he wrote as a doctoral student about process development.  The presentation will take place at the organization's annual meeting in Cincinnati.

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NJIT President Opens Annual Puerto Rican Summit http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-386.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-386.phpTue, 18 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT, which boasts one of the nation's most diverse student bodies, hosted the Second Annual Boricua Agenda Summit this past weekend, which celebrated the Puerto Rican community in New Jersey and the nation. NJIT President Robert A. Altenkirch provided opening remarks. “It is a privilege to host the Boricua Agenda Summit at NJIT, a university whose exceptionally diverse student body exemplifies the richness and strength of a society rooted in many different cultures,” said Altenkirch.

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Dimitrios Theodoratos, PhD Receives Excellent Teacher Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-362.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-362.phpMon, 10 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Dimitrios Theodoratos, PhD, associate professor in the department of computer science 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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KUDOS - September 2005 http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-300.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-300.phpThu, 01 Sep 2005 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has promoted one faculty member to the rank of distinguished professor, five to the rank of professor, one to the rank of associate professor with tenure, and two received tenure without change in rank. PROMOTION TO DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR Zeynep Celik, New Jersey School of Architecture, joined NJIT in September of 1990 as an associate professor, and was promoted to Professor of Architecture in 1996. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley in 1984 and began her academic career at Columbia University. She is a well-known and respected scholar in the field of architectural and urban history. Her long list of highly regarded publications studies the cities of Ottoman and French Empires in the late-nineteenth and early twentieth centuries from a comparative and interdisciplinary perspective. She was the editor of the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians from 2000 to 2003. Her outstanding scholarship has been recognized with prestigious honors, including three awards in 2004: the Guggenheim Fellowship, the American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship, and the Council of American Overseers Research Center Fellowship. She lectures throughout the world and has held visiting professorships at Harvard University, Barnard College, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and most recently at the Ecole Des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris. She serves the university and the profession on a variety of important committees, including the University's Promotion and Tenure Committee. Promotion to Professor Michael Bieber, Department of Information Systems, came to NJIT in 1993 as an assistant professor, and was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in 1999. Previously, he has been on the faculty at Boston College (Carroll School of Management) and New York University (Stern School of Business). His Ph.D. was awarded by the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 1990. His research has been strongly funded throughout his career by NSF, and involves making learning more effective and concerns hypermedia, digital libraries, educational research, software engineering, the World Wide Web and Web Engineering, and virtual communities. He has been extremely active in professional service and is the associate editor of three scholarly journals. He has shown leadership and accomplishment in his teaching, developed a commitment to research in education and learning, and has been nominated twice for excellence in teaching awards by the IS Department. He currently serves as Acting Chair for his department, and as co-Director of the Collaborative Hypermedia Research Laboratory. Amitabha Bose, Department of Mathematical Sciences, joined NJIT in 1996 as assistant professor and was promoted to associate professor and awarded tenure in 2001. He received his Ph.D. in 1994 from Brown University, and served on the faculty at Boston University and at the Polytechnic Preparatory School in Brooklyn before coming to NJIT. He is an accomplished scholar and a recognized leader who has significantly affected the development of the research and education agendas for his department. His primary research interests are in the area of Dynamical Systems with a specialty in geometric singular perturbation analysis of problems in mathematical neurosciences, and he has received strong support for his research and education projects from NSF. Dr. Bose's teaching is exceptional - he is a fine lecturer and a successful mentor of undergraduate and graduate students - and he has received teaching awards from the department and the Honors College. He has also started an undergraduate training program to inspire young mathematicians to become interested in biological programs and young biologists to recognize the usefulness of mathematical approaches to their field. Dr. Bose serves as the Director of Undergraduate Studies since 2001 and is a member of the departmental curriculum committee and several university committees. Boris Khusid, Department of Mechanical Engineering, joined NJIT as an associate professor in 1998 and was granted tenure in 2002. He has a Ph.D. in Thermal Sciences and Engineering from Heat and Mass Transfer Institute, Academy of Science of Belarus, Minsk, USSR (1975), a D.S. in Thermal Sciences & Engineering from the Council of the Ministers of the USSR, Moscow (1985), and Professor in Thermal Sciences & Engineering from the Department of Education of the USSR, Moscow (1991). Before coming to NJIT, he had been a noted scientist in Russia, and had served as a Levich Institute research associate at the City College of the City University of New York. His research is in the area of physicochemical hydrodynamics of phenomena governed by the interaction of fluid flows, electro-magnetic fields, heat and mass transfer, and chemical reactions. He has received funding from many agencies, including NSF, DARPA, ONR, and the Keck Foundation. His work has applications for microfluidics, homeland security (e.g., biosensing) and nanotechnology. He has published 127 papers in highly selective peer-reviewed journals and 4 books, and he has organized many workshops and sessions on electro-hydrodynamics at American Society of Mechanical Engineering International Congresses (2002-2004) and International and U.S. National Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mathematics (2002-2004). He is a member of several committees of the American Society of Mechanical Engineering. He makes strong contributions to teaching in undergraduate and graduate education, and has involved undergraduate students in research. His teaching evaluations are very good, and he has developed a new course in nanoscale materials characterization. He has advised several MS and PhD students in their thesis work, and one of his students has received a national award. Michael Siegel, Department of Mathematical Sciences, is an extremely creative and influential researcher, who has made significant contributions with real impact in the mathematical sciences. He has a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, 1989. He joined NJIT in 1995 and was promoted to associate professor with tenure in 1998. His recent work in the areas of interfacial fluid dynamics and singularities is always at the cutting edge and has opened up new and productive lines of investigation. His research has been funded through several NSF programs, and he has notably served as Principal Investigator for an important NSF-funded Focus Research Group on singularity formation in 3-D Euler flow. He is very effective in the classroom, as well as in curriculum and course development at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Not only is he a leader in his chosen profession, but he is also a role model for younger faculty members as he has taken leadership roles in shaping the future of the department and of the Center for Applied Mathematics and Statistics, his department, and NJIT. Pushpendra Singh, Department of Mechanical Engineering, joined NJIT as assistant professor in 1996 and was promoted to associate professor with tenure in 2001. His Ph.D. was awarded in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Minnesota in 1991. Before coming to NJIT, he was a post-doctoral researcher at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a member of the technical staff at Los Alamos National Laboratory. His current research interests fall into three areas: the direct numerical simulations of multiphase fluids, the fluid dynamics of two fluid interfaces, and the modeling of biological materials. His research has been funded by NSF, ONR, state agencies, and industry. Dr. Singh has taught a wide variety of graduate and undergraduate courses, some of which he developed, and he is appreciated as a fine teacher with a commitment to continuous improvement and innovation. He serves on several departmental and university committees, and has been actively involved in advising and recruitment. PROMOTION TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR WITH TENURE I. Joga Rao, Department of Mechanical Engineering, joined NJIT in December of 1999 as an assistant professor. Dr. Rao's Ph.D. was awarded by Texas A&M University in 1999. His research is in the areas of continuum mechanics and constitutive modeling. He is currently investigating modeling the mechanics of growth in biological tissues, mechanics of crystallization in polymers, shape memory polymers and the mechanics of creep in single crystal super alloys. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy. Dr. Rao has developed two new graduate courses, and is active in teaching undergraduate courses as well. He is a dedicated teacher, and is the recipient of the Newark College of Engineering Excellence in Teaching award for 2005. In addition, the department has nominated him for an Excellence in Graduate Instruction teaching award. Dr. Rao has served at the national level on the Board of Directors of the Polymer Analysis Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers and he is a member of the Constitutive Equations Committee of the Applied Mechanics Division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He has organized and chaired numerous sessions and symposia at various conferences. He also serves on several university and departmental committees. TENURE WITHOUT CHANGE IN RANK Artur Czumaj, Department of Computer Science, began his career at NJIT in January of 2000 as an associate professor without tenure. He previously was an assistant professor at the University of Paderborn (Germany) from which he received his Ph.D. in 1995 and the Habilitation (second doctorate) in 1999. His main research interest is in theoretical computer science, focusing on the design and analysis of algorithms - this work has been funded by NSF grants. He has been published in some of the most prestigious conferences in theoretical computer science and in many of the prestigious journals in the field. He has been teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and has developed extensive Web-based notes for his courses. His student evaluations are positive. He has served on several important departmental committees and is a member of the editorial boards of two scholarly journals. Edward Dreizin, Department of Mechanical Engineering, came to NJIT as a research professor in 1999, became associate professor in 2001, and was promoted to the rank of Professor in 2004. He completed his doctoral degree in Applied Physics in 1992 at Odessa University (Ukraine). Prior to his joining NJIT, he spent six years as a research scientist in industry. His research is in the area of energetic materials and metal combustion. He has developed a mechanical alloying technology for the synthesis of nano-structured energetic materials and established laboratory facilities for the characterization and testing of those materials. His research has been supported by the Department of Defense (Army, Navy, ONR, DTRA), NASA, NSF and industry. He has developed two new graduate courses at NJIT, and is active in teaching upper division undergraduate courses. He is committed to integrating current approaches and methods, as well as research into the curriculum. Regarding service to the academic and professional communities, Dr. Dreizin has been active as a reviewer of NSF and NASA proposals and for some of the best journals in his field.

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NJIT Technology Specialist Feted By International Computer Group http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-275.phpMon, 18 Jul 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Mitchell Darer, executive director of the Center for Information Age Technology (CIAT) at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), was recently appointed executive director of the New Jersey chapter of Government Management Information Sciences (GMIS), a networking and educational organization for people who work with government technology.  Members include New Jersey school and government (municipal, county and state) technology coordinators.


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NJIT Right-Fielder Named NJCBA Co-Player of the Week http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-185.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-185.phpWed, 27 Apr 2005 00:00:00 -0400 Kwesi Mitchell, a junior right-fielder for NJIT, has been named New Jersey Collegiate Baseball Association Division II/III Co-Player of the Week. Mitchell went 9 for 16 (.563) in a 3-1 week. NJIT (19-12) sits in first place in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference with a 17-3 league record.

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