NJIT Newsroom tagged with "polymers" 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 First Time: NJIT Researchers Examine Dynamics of Liquid Metal Particles at Nanoscale http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-268.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-268.phpThu, 15 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Two NJIT researchers have demonstrated that using a continuum-based approach, they can explain the dynamics of liquid metal particles on a substrate of a nanoscale.  “Numerical simulation of ejected molten metal nanoparticles liquified by laser irradiation: Interplay of geometry and dewetting,” appeared in Physical Review Letters (July 16, 2013).

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, nce, college of computing sciences, csla, ccs, mathematical sciences, lou kondic, solar cells, fluid mechanics, polymers, nanoparticles, microfluidics, dna


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NJIT Architecture Students Visit Manufacturing Facility of Concrete Industry Leader http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-119.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-119.phpTue, 26 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 A group of students and faculty from NJIT's College of Architecture and Design recently visited Architectural Polymers, Inc., a leader and innovator in the concrete form fabrication industry as part of their studies in the Precast/Pre-stressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Architectural Design Studio. 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, coad, matt burgermaster, pci, precast/pre-stressed concrete institute


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NJIT Professor Published in Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-256.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-256.phpThu, 09 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 The August issue of prestigious journal Science today has published a perspective by longtime NJIT Professor and noted polymer expert Marino Xanthos about polypropylene, a widely-used plastic with consumer applications ranging from food packaging to automotive parts, including car battery casings. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, albert dorman honors college, department of chemical biological and pharmaceutical engineering, science, recycling, marino xanthos, polymers


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NJIT's Mike Jaffe To Be Named Fellow of the American Chemical Society http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-242.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-242.phpWed, 25 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Research Professor Michael Jaffe, an expert in materials science and high performance polymers, has been selected to be a member of the 2012 class of Fellows of the American Chemical Society (ACS). 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, department of biomedical engineering, michael jaffe, american chemical society, fellow, acs, polymers, materials science


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NJIT Patent May Be Able To Replace BPA; Make Consumer Products Safer http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-053.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-053.phpWed, 24 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 Michael Jaffe, a research professor of biomedical engineering at NJIT, has received a patent for a chemical derived from sugar. This new material is a derivative of isosorbide and may be able to replace bisphenol A (BPA) in a number of consumer products, including the lining of tin cans.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of biomedical engineering, michael jaffe, anthony east, national research council, luiz catalani, iowa corn promotion board, yi zhang, isosorbide, materials science


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Biodegradable Polymers from Bioactives To Be Discussed at Biomedical Engineering Seminar http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-389.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2008/2008-389.phpMon, 27 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Department of Biomedical Engineering will host a seminar by Kathryn Uhrich, PhD, professor, associate chair and graduate program director and co-director of the Stem Cell IGERT at Rutgers University on Oct. 31 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall 3. "Biodegradable Polymers from Bioactives" will be the topic.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, seminar, department of biomedical engineering, polymers


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