NJIT Newsroom tagged with "probe" 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 NASA Calls NJIT's Spacecraft Instrument Aboard the Van Allen Probes a 'Mission Success' http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-115.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-115.phpThu, 10 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Now deep into the scientific discovery phase of a two-year orbit, NASA's Van Allen Probes, carrying an NJIT instrument that measures the composition of the radiation belts surrounding Earth, are shedding new light on a hazardous, little-understood region of the planet's outermost atmosphere.

Tagged: department of physics, research, nasa, louis lanzerotti, andrew gerrard, solar, center for solar terrestrial research


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With Instruments in Space and on Earth, NJIT's Center for Solar-Terrestrial Research Monitors the Year's First Massive Solar Storm in Real Time http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-008.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-008.phpThu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 A massive solar storm erupting from a giant, tumultuous sunspot is providing what physicist Andrew Gerrard calls a “beautiful opportunity” to observe and analyze a rare and powerful burst of solar radiation and particles traveling at unusually high speed toward Earth.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, department of physics, big bear solar observatory, nasa, center for solar-terrestrial research, andrew gerrard, bbso, solar storm


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Lanzerotti's Launch Makes It: Wee Hour Party at NJIT Sees Atlas V Take-Off http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-292.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-292.phpFri, 31 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 Rivaling the kind of devotion reserved for rock stars, a band of space weather groupies surrounding NJIT Distinguished Research Professor Lou Lanzerotti stayed up all night into the next day to witness the long-awaited launch of Atlas V.  

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, department of physics, nasa, louis lanzerotti, paul dupiano, dhvanit mehta


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The Star-Ledger Features NJIT Physicist Louis Lanzerotti's Device for NASA Probes http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-277.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2012/2012-277.phpWed, 29 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 As NASA readies the rescheduled launch  for 4 a.m. on Aug. 30, 2012 (view live starting 1:30 a.m. on NASA TV), read more about the role of NJIT Distinguished Research Professor Louis Lanzerotti  in The Star-Ledger.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, department of physics, nasa, louis lanzerotti


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Patent for Arrays of Nanoscale Electrical Probes Awarded to NJIT Today http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-236.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-236.phpTue, 21 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Reginald C. Farrow and Zafar Iqbal, research professors at NJIT, were awarded a patent today for an improved method of fabricating arrays of nanoscale electrical probes. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of physics, reginald farrow, zafar iqbal


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NJIT Physicist's Voyager I Work Makes Space History: Probe Leaves Our Heliosphere, Sends Back Data on Sun's Outermost Sphere http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-129.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-129.phpWed, 05 Nov 2003 00:00:00 -0500 When the Voyager I space craft was launched more than 26 years ago, it carried an instrument designed to analyze the charged particles it encountered in space. That included particles around the outer planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Pluto as well as those in the interplanetary medium.

Tagged: louis lanzerotti, sun, space, physicist, distinguished research professor


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