NJIT Newsroom tagged with "nsa" 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 ECE Professor Gives Tutorial at GLOBECOM 2012 http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-419.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-419.phpMon, 17 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, delivered the tutorial “Content Delivery Acceleration” at the 2012 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2012), the flagship annual conference of the IEEE Communications Society held Dec. 3-7, 2012.

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NJIT Trustees Fete Ansari, Lanzerotti for NJ Inventors Hall of Fame Honors http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-374.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-374.phpFri, 09 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 The NJIT Board of Trustees yesterday commended in a formal ceremony NJIT Professor of Electrical Engineering Nirwan Ansari who was honored last month by the NJ Inventors Hall of Fame for his cutting edge work. Feted too by the Board, but unable to attend the ceremony, was noted NJIT Distinguished Research Professor of Physics Louis J. Lanzerotti. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, department of electrical and computer engineering, department of physics, nirwan ansari, louis lanzerotti, new jersey inventors hall of fame, njit board of trustees


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NJIT Professors Received Last Night Coveted Edison Awards at R&D Council Event http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-373.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-373.phpFri, 09 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT Research Professor Reginald Farrow and NJIT Professor Gordon Thomas were the recipients last night of an Edison Patent Award from the Research & Development Council of New Jersey. The event kicked off the Council's 50th Anniversary celebration and honored more than 30 inventors and 13 New Jersey companies and universities.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, nirwan ansari, reginald farrow, gordon thomas, research and development council of new jersey, sheng liu, edison patent awards


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NJIT Researchers and Alums Are Feted by NJ Inventors Hall of Fame http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-359.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-359.phpWed, 24 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Distinguished Research Professor of Physics Louis J. Lanzerotti and NJIT Professor of Electrical Engineering Nirwan Ansari were honored by the NJ Inventors Hall of Fame for cutting edge work.  Feted too were NJIT doctoral student Yan Zhang, and alumnus Ricky John.  Twenty-five awards were presented to individuals, research teams and corporations.

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NJIT Professor To Deliver Keynote Speech http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-274.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-274.phpWed, 22 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, will be delivering a keynote speech entitled, “Content Delivery Acceleration,” at ANT 2012.

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ECE Professor To Deliver Keynote Speech http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-211.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-211.phpFri, 01 Jun 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, will be delivering a keynote, “The Making Over of TCP for Heterogeneity,” at  IEEE ICC 2012 - 2nd IEEE Workshop on Convergence among Heterogeneous Wireless Systems in Future Internet (CONWIRE 2012), on June 11, 2012 in Ottawa, Canada. 

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ECE Professor To Deliver Keynote Speech at International Conference on Communications, Mobility, and Computing http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-194.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-194.phpTue, 15 May 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, will be delivering a keynote, “On Wide Area Network Optimization,” at the 4th International Conference on Communications, Mobility, and Computing (CMC 2012) at Guilin, China, May 21-23, 2012.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of electrical and computer engineering, ece, nirwan ansari


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NJIT's Nirwan Ansari Obtains More Patents http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-154.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-154.phpThu, 12 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering has received an additional three patents for his work. 

Tagged: nce, department of electrical and computer engineering, alumni, nirwan ansari, jingjing zhang


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NJIT Professor Receives Patent http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-149.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-149.phpTue, 10 Apr 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, and Zhiqiang Gao, alumni, received US Patent 8,091,132 issued on 1/ 3/2012 for “Behavior-based Traffic Differentiation (BTD) to Defend against Distributed Denial of Service Attacks.”

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ECE Professor To Be Invited Speaker at World Wide Security and Mobility Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-024.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-024.phpMon, 23 Jan 2012 00:00:00 -0500 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, is an invited speaker at the World Wide Security and Mobility Conference (WWSMC) to be held on Jan. 23-25, 2012 in Princeton, NJ. 

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NJIT Professor To Give Keynote Talk at IEEE's Globecom 2011 Workshop http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-470.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-470.phpFri, 02 Dec 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, has been invited to deliver a keynote speech, "On Accelerating Content Delivery," at the IEEE GLOBECOM 2011 Workshop on Multimedia Communications and Services. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, nirwan ansari, wireless networks, broadband networks and multimedia communications, ieee globecom


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NJIT Professor Invited to Deliver Keynote Speech at IEEE Globecom Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-464.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-464.phpWed, 30 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, has been invited to deliver a keynote speech, "On Accelerating Content Delivery," at the IEEE GLOBECOM 2011 Workshop on Multimedia Communications and Services on Dec. 5 in Houston, Texas.

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NJIT Professor Organizes IEEE 2011 IEEE Online Conference on Green Communications http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-330.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-330.phpThu, 15 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, along with COMSOC leaders from Europe and Asia, is spearheading the 2011 IEEE Online Conference on Green Communications on Sept. 26-29, 2011.

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NJIT's Nirwan Ansari To Present Tutorial at IEEE Conference in Japan http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-196.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-196.phpWed, 18 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, will deliver a tutorial, "Next Generation Broadband Access: Passive Optical Networks", at the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2011), on June 5, 2011 in Kyoto, Japan.

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ECE Professor To Be Invited Speaker at Upsilon Pi Epsilon Induction Ceremony http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-166.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-166.phpWed, 27 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, will be the invited speaker at the Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) Induction Ceremony on April 29 at Hofstra University. 

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ECE Department and IEEE Communications Society-North Jersey Chapter To Sponsor Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-054.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-054.phpThu, 24 Feb 2011 00:00:00 -0500 "Stochastic Internet Privacy: Who Gathers Data and How and What Can Be Done About It" is the topic of a seminar by Balachander Krishnamurthy, a member of the technical staff at AT&T Labs-Research, on March 3 at 5 p.m. in 202 ECEC.

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NJIT's Nirwan Ansari Co-Edits Two Special Issues http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-005.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-005.phpMon, 10 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0500 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, has recently completed co-editing two special issues covering the state of the art in communications and networks.   

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Paper Co-Authored by ECE Professor Selected for IEEE GLOBECOM Best Paper Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-387.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-387.phpFri, 29 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 “HYMN to Improve the Longevity of Wireless Sensor Networks,” a paper co-authored by Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in NJIT's department of electrical and computer engineering, has been selected for an IEEE GLOBECOM 2010 Best Paper Award to be presented at the 2010 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2010) in Miami, Dec. 6-10, 2010. GLOBECOM 2010 received 4614 paper submissions and a total of 11 papers have been selected to receive the best paper awards. 

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Digital Data Forensics Expert at NJIT To Be Feted by R&D Council for Patents To Stop Data Hiding; Hall of Fame Honors NJIT Inventors Earlier This Month http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-377.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-377.phpMon, 25 Oct 2010 00:00:00 -0400 An expert in digital data forensics and information assurance, Yun-Qing Shi, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, will number among 30 New Jersey inventors from eight companies and universities to be honored at the upcoming 2010 Thomas Alva Edison Patent Awards on Nov. 4. Hosted by the Research & Development Council of New Jersey, the ceremony and reception will take place at the Liberty Science Center.   

Tagged: newark college of engineering, alumni, electrical and computer engineering, nirwan ansari, patent, timothy chang, robotics, yun-qing shi, research and development council of new jersey, digital forensics, steganography, thomas alva edison patent award, digital data forensics, information assurance, genetic systems, ultra-high precision systems, steganalysis, vikki hazelwood, richard caizza, guorong xuan, motion control


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NJIT Professor To Give Keynote Speech at International Conference on Network Infrastructure and Digital Content http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-272.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-272.phpWed, 04 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, will deliver the keynote speech, "TCP: Is It Time for A Makeover?" on Sept. 24-26 at the International Conference on Network Infrastructure and Digital Content in Beijing, China.

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IEEE Communications Society and ECE Department To Co-Sponsor Lecture on Optimized Design and Management of Overlay Networks http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-167.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-167.phpWed, 28 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400 The IEEE Communications Society North Jersey Chapter and NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering will co-sponsor "Optimized Design and Management of Overlay Networks" by Anwar Walid, PhD, a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at Bell Laboratories at Alcatel-Lucent, on May 3 at 6 p.m. in 202 ECEC at NJIT. For more information, contact Nirwan Ansari at 973-596-3670 or Yanchao Zhang at 973-642-7817. 

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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering To Co-Sponsor IEEE COMSOC Distinguished Lecture http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-320.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-320.phpTue, 22 Sep 2009 00:00:00 -0400 "Internet 2.0: Hype or Hope?" is the topic of the IEEE COMSOC Distinguished Lecture by Henning Schulzrinne, PhD, the Levi Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University, on Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. (refreshments start at 5:45 pm.) in 202 ECEC. The event is co-sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society North Jersey Chapter and the NJIT Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Contact Nirwan Ansari at 973-596-3670 or Yanchao Zhang at 973-642-7817.

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IEEE COMSOC and NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering To Co-Sponsor Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-136.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-136.phpWed, 08 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Tiffany Jing Li, PhD, an associate professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Lehigh University, will discuss "Wireless Network Communications: Unifying Source, Channel and Network Coding" on April 13 at 3 p.m. in ECEC 202. The IEEE Communications Society (COMSOC) North Jersey Chapter and NJIT's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering are co-sponsors of the event. Contact: Nirwan Ansari at 973-596-3670 or Yanchao Zhang at 973-642-7817.

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British Journal Publishes Inorganic Chemistry Research of NJIT Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-047.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-047.phpFri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500 “Long-range solid-state ordering and high geometric distortions induced in phthalocyanines by small fluoroalkyl group,” by lead author Sergiu M. Gorun, PhD, an associate professor in the department of chemistry and environmental science at NJIT, will be the cover article and artwork published in the Feb. 21, 2009 print edition of Dalton Transactions, An International Journal of Inorganic Chemistry.

Tagged: department of chemistry and environmental science, research, sergiu gorun, royal society of chemistry


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Montville Resident and NJIT Professor Receives Engineering Honors http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-002.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2009/2009-002.phpWed, 07 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500 Nirwan Ansari, of Montville, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering at NJIT, has received two notable honors. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has named him a Fellow for his contributions to broadband networks and communications. Ansari also received an award from the IEEE member and geographic activities board.

Tagged: department of electrical and computer engineering, national science foundation, award, ieee, nirwan ansari, excellence in teaching award, ieee communications society, broadband networks and multimedia communications


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American Society of Civil Engineers Names NJIT Structural Engineer Fellow http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-424.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-424.phpThu, 20 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500 A structural engineer and world-renowned expert on how structures respond to natural disasters, M. Ala Saadeghvaziri, PhD, a professor at NJIT, has been named a Fellow by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Saadeghvaziri, of Basking Ridge, researches the effect upon buildings and other structures due to time, usage and loadings or the outcome of disasters such as earthquakes or explosions.

Tagged: awards, national science foundation, civil and environmental engineering, ieee, american society of civil engineers, asce, us department of defense


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Montville Resident Receives Excellent Teacher Designation http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-326.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-326.phpWed, 17 Sep 2008 00:00:00 -0400 Nirwan Ansari, PhD, of Montville, a professor in the electrical and computer engineering department at NJIT, received an excellent teacher designation at NJIT's recent annual convocation ceremony. 

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NJIT Awards Set Sept. 3, 2008; Bell Labs Physicist Delivers Keynote Address http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-298.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-298.phpMon, 25 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark, once again, the new school year with University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony recognizing students, faculty and staff accomplishments. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of computing sciences, school of management, mathematical sciences, convocation, electrical and computer engineering, new jersey school of architecture, civil and environmental engineering, award, information systems, humanities, mechanical engineering, david rothenberg, computer science, atam dhawan, priscilla nelson, nirwan ansari, master teacher, john carpinelli, taha marhaba, katia passerini, excellence in research award, nancy coppola, john federici, zeyuan qiu, rajesh dave, yehoshua perl, rajiv mehta, piero armenante, bruce kirchoff, roy goodman, kwabena narh, jonathan curley, promotions, zeynep celik, andrei sirenko, zoi-heleni michalopoulou, jorge golowasch, quentin jones, shanthi gopalakrishnan, robert herrera, joga rao, methi wecharatana, michael booty, mark somers, excellence in service award, alice white, peter papanicolaou, edward weston medal for professional achievement


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KUDOS-March 2005 http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-075.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2005/2005-075.phpTue, 01 Mar 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Gao Receives Cisco Systems Information Assurance ScholarshipZhiqiang Gao, a PhD candidate in the department of computer engineering, is one of three Cisco Systems Information Assurance Scholarship winners ($2,500) for spring 2005, based on his essay, "Enhanced Probabilistic Packet Marking for IP Traceback. Zhiqiang is working under the mentorship of Professor Nirwan Ansari on topics related to network security.  

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NJIT Offers Government Certified Courses in Computer Network Security, Data Encryption, Steganography for fall of 2003 http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-076.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-076.phpThu, 31 Jul 2003 00:00:00 -0400 The National Security Agency recently certified more than a dozen unique graduate and undergraduate courses in computer network security, data encryption, steganography and digital watermarking at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).

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