NJIT Newsroom tagged with "sciences" 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 College of Computing Sciences Capstone Showcase on April 23 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-127.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-127.phpThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 On April 23, the College of Computing Sciences (CCS) Capstone Showcase will take place in the Campus Center Atrium from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. The biannual Capstone program gives CCS seniors a chance to put their cumulative learning to the test by creating real solutions to real world problems.

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Winners of the Big Data Visualization Contest Are Announced at NJIT's Innovation Day http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-126.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-126.phpThu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's first annual Big Data Visualization Contest – a competition that immersed undergraduates in the world of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and challenged them to use S&P Capital IQ's cutting-edge research, analytics, and data visualization tools to make hypothetical pitches for high-stakes acquisition deals – concluded in a photo finish at Innovation Day this week with the winning team narrowly edging out close competitors.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, school of management, ccs, som, michael ehrlich, uri, undergraduate research and innovation, innovation day, marek rusinkiewicz, entrepreneurship, s&p capital iq, big data visualization contest, lou eccleston, big data, robert coppola


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Inventions That Improve Lives and Inspired Business Concepts Were the Winners at Innovation Day 2014 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-120.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-120.phpMon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's second annual TechQuest and Innovation Day proved a brilliant showcase of the deep range of innovative talent and entrepreneurial skills possessed by students across disciplines, from engineering, to the life sciences, to business and finance.

Tagged: judith sheft, research, uri, michael ehrlich, technology, engineering, interdisciplinary design studio, ids, innovation day, undergraduate research, life sciences, techquest, lou eccleston, entrepreneurs, rodolfo marquez, big data visualization challenge, geoffrey ching, pedro santos, james barr


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S&P Capital IQ and NJIT to Announce Winners of Big Data Visualization Contest on April 11 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-114.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-114.phpWed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 S&P Capital IQ, a business unit of McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. (NYSE:MHFI), and New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) are co-sponsoring the first annual Big Data Visualization Contest -- a competition that immerses undergraduates in the high-stakes world of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) by challenging them to pitch hypothetical acquisition targets using cutting-edge research, analytics, and data visualization tools available on S&P Capital IQ's desktop platform.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, school of management, ccs, som, michael ehrlich, uri, marek rusinkiewicz, undergraduate research and innovation, innovation day, entrepreneurship, lou eccleston, big data visualization contest, s&p capital iq, robert coppola


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NJIT's Atam Dhawan Inducted into the AIMBE College of Fellows http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-111.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-111.phpTue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Atam Dhawan was formally inducted into the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows at the National Academy of Sciences.

Tagged: department of electrical and computer engineering, atam dhawan, undergraduate research and innovation, american institute of medical and biological engineering


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Department of Computer Science Upcoming Seminars http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-110.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-110.phpMon, 07 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Janne Lindqvist, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering at Rutgers University, will present “Towards Science of Gesture-Based Authentication: Security and Memorability” on April 14 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.         

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NJIT Mathematician Releases 2014 Major League Baseball Projections http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-096.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-096.phpTue, 25 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 As Opening Day rapidly approaches for most Major League Baseball teams, NJIT Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences Bruce Bukiet has prepared his annual MLB projections for the upcoming season. And, to the chagrin of loyal Mets fan Bukiet, New York's National League club looks to be in store for a disappointing year.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, bruce bukiet, mathematics, baseball predictions, major league baseball, operations research


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TEDxNJIT Event on April 3rd http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-093.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-093.phpMon, 24 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 A TEDxNJIT event will take place again on April 3, 2014 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, has a theme of “Transformations” and features leaders in fields from sustainable design, to energy, to computing, addressing a range of topics on how ideas can transform individuals, societies, and nations.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, coad, donald sebastian, ccs, judith sheft, tedxnjit, martina decker, jinisha patel


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NJIT Professor Co-Authors New Study on Jewel Wasps http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-092.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-092.phpMon, 24 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 Gal Haspel, assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, recently co-authored the article “Sensory Arsenal on the Stinger of the Parasitoid Jewel Wasp and Its Possible Role in Identifying Cockroach Brains,” featured in PLOS ONE, the international, peer-reviewed, open-access, online publication. 

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NJIT Hosts Ninth Annual Web Design Competition for High School Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-087.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-087.phpThu, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 More than 300 high school students gathered at NJIT on March 19 for the ninth annual Web Design Competition. 

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NJIT Named as One of the Top 25 Undergraduate Schools To Study Video Game Design for 2014 by the Princeton Review http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-078.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-078.phpWed, 12 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has been named as one of the top 25 schools on The Princeton Review's recently published list saluting the best undergraduate schools to study video game design for 2014.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, digital design, information technology, marc sequeira, the princeton review, sasha corchado


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From Animal Locomotion to Intelligent Transportation Systems: Showcasing NJIT's New Research Talent http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-074.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-074.phpFri, 07 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500 In a showcase of NJIT's new research talent, a symposium and poster session on campus this week presented the university's growing expertise in scholarly fields ranging from health care informatics, to biochemistry, to architecture, while highlighting the potential for multidisciplinary collaborations to address pressing 21st century challenges.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, information systems, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, school of art design, adhc, department of biological sciences, basil baltzis, new faculty, namas chandra, maria hurtado de mendoza, dirk bucher


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NJIT's Swarm Lab To Host Animal Behavior Expert http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-069.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-069.phpThu, 06 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The Swarm Lab at NJIT will be hosting Bert Hölldobler, Arizona State University, as the biology colloquium speaker on March 11 at 1:00 p.m.

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Attention Students: Join This Contest and You Could Win an Internship http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-031.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-031.phpTue, 04 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT is sponsoring a contest that will give students a chance to win cash, iPads as well as paid internships.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, school of management, ccs, som, michael ehrlich, big data visualization contest


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Department of Computer Science Upcoming Seminars http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-029.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-029.phpTue, 04 Feb 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Chase Qishi Wu, University of Memphis, will present “Enabling Big-data Scientific Workflows in High-performance Networks” on Feb. 12 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.

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NJIT Professor Edits Focus Issue on Rhythms in Neurological Disease http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-028.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-028.phpFri, 31 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's Horacio G. Rotstein, associate professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences, along with Tasso Kaper and Mark Kramer of Boston University, recently served as guest editors of a special journal issue focused on rhythms in neurological disease. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, csla, robert miura, horacio rotstein, casey diekman


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CCS to Host Student Meeting on Software Assurance http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-017.phpMon, 27 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Kevin Greene, Department of Homeland Security's Cyber Security Division, will hold the student town hall meeting “Software Assurance Improvements through Research” on Jan. 29 from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. in GITC 3710. 

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Department of Computer Science Upcoming Seminars http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-016.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-016.phpFri, 24 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Dimitrios Georgakopoulos, CSIRO, Computational Informatics Division, will present “Cyber-Social Computing: Distilling High Value Information the Internet of Things and Social Media” on Jan. 24 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.  

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Judith Sheft, NJIT's Associate Vice President of Technology Development, to Co-Chair BioNJ's 21st Annual Meeting http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-011.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-011.phpThu, 16 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 The 21st annual meeting for BioNJ, the trade association for New Jersey's life sciences industry, will be held on January 30th this year.

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NJIT Hosts Regional Science Olympiad on Jan. 16 http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-010.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-010.phpWed, 15 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Hundreds of students representing twenty middle schools and sixteen high schools from throughout Northern New Jersey will assemble at NJIT on Thursday, Jan. 16 from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. to compete in the New Jersey Science Olympiad Regional Tournament. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, information systems, federated department of history, department of engineering technology, department of information systems, stem, center for pre-college programs, school of art design, department of biological sciences, john carpinelli, science olympiad


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Bridgewater Resident To Participate in Two Photography Exhibitions http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-004.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2014/2014-004.phpTue, 07 Jan 2014 00:00:00 -0500 Parvathi Kumar, of Bridgewater, who received a master's degree in computer science from NJIT, will exhibit her photography this winter at two New Jersey galleries. 

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A STEP in the Right Direction: NJIT Hosts Science and Technology Program Graduation Ceremony for High School Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-412.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-412.phpFri, 13 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 A class of 130 high school students graduated from the Science and Technology Enrichment Program (STEP) on December 7, 2013 at NJIT.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, celebration, stem, pre-college, narain gehani, njit board of overseers, step, nicholas masucci, louis berger international scholar award, berger group holdings


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NJIT Doctoral Student Presents Research Paper at American Medical Informatics Association Symposium http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-410.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-410.phpThu, 12 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Zhe He, a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science at NJIT, presented his paper titled "A Family-Based Framework for Supporting Quality Assurance of Biomedical Ontologies in BioPortal" last month at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) 2013 Annual Symposium in Washington, DC.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, department of computer science, james geller, yehoshua perl, graduate students, american medical informatics association, amia


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SABOC Research Group Wins Distinguished Paper Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-408.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-408.phpWed, 11 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The SABOC research group in the Department of Computer Science at NJIT was one of five recipients of the distinguished paper award at the prestigious 37th Annual Symposium of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) held in Washington D.C. November 16-20. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, department of computer science, yehoshua perl, ankur agrawal, mei liu, amia


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NJIT Professor's Work Published in PLOS Computational Biology http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-406.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-406.phpTue, 10 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Casey Diekman, assistant professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences, recently had his paper “Causes and Consequences of Hyperexcitation in Central Clock Neurons” published in PLOS Computational Biology, an official journal of the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB) which features works of exceptional significance. 

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Inventions That Improve Lives Are the Winners at the 2013 Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge Hosted by Capital One Bank and NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-398.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-398.phpThu, 05 Dec 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Sensor equipment to help the visually impaired navigate more safely and a system for recycling computers efficiently were among the seven inventive business concepts to win seed funding from Capital One Bank and a spot in an intensive NJIT accelerator program at the fifth annual Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, coad, enterprise development center, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, edc, information systems, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, school of art design, adhc, department of biological sciences, uri, interdisciplinary design studio, ids, newark innovation acceleration challenge, entrepreneurs, niac, fabio arias


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CCS Capstone Showcase on Dec. 4 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-382.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-382.phpTue, 19 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT is hosting the Fall 2013 CCS Capstone Showcase on Dec. 4 from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. in the Campus Center Atrium. 

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Fluid Dynamics Seminar on Nov. 21 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-381.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-381.phpTue, 19 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Michael Hein, Saarland University, will present “Droplet Based Microfluidics: Interface and Dynamics” on Nov. 21 at 2:30 p.m. in Cullimore, Rm. 505. 

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, department of mathematical sciences, csla, fluid dynamics seminar


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NJIT Researchers Win Bright Idea Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-380.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-380.phpMon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The New Jersey Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) recently awarded Bright Idea Awards for 2013 to two teams of NJIT researchers.  The awards, which recognize outstanding research, were presented at a ceremony held in October. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, ccs, som, katia passerini, jerry fjermestad, karen patten, bright idea award, marilyn tremaine


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NJIT Students Present Their Research at MS&T Conference http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-377.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-377.phpFri, 15 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Several NJIT students participated in the Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) 2013 Conference and Exhibition held in Montreal, Canada at the end of October.  The event brought together scientists, engineers, students, suppliers and more to discuss current research and technical applications, and to shape the future of materials science and technology. 

Tagged: csla, department of physics, materials science and engineering program, mtse


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Computer Science Seminar on Nov. 20 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-375.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-375.phpThu, 14 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Richard Carback, Charles Stark Draper Laboratories, will present “Engineering Practical End-To-End Verifiable Voting Systems” on Nov. 20 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.         

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A Fish That Pushes in the Wrong Direction Solves a Mystery of Animal Locomotion http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-361.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-361.phpThu, 07 Nov 2013 00:00:00 -0500 For nearly 20 years, Professor Eric Fortune has studied glass knifefish, a species of three-inch long electric fish that lives in the Amazon Basin. In his laboratory he tries to understand how their tiny brains control complex electrical behaviors.

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NJIT Computing Dean Elected a WISE Fellow http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-351.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-351.phpFri, 25 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Marek Rusinkiewicz, PhD, of Califon, was elected a Fellow of Web Information System Engineering (WISE) Society during the 2013 WISE Conference in Nanjing China.  Rusinkiewicz, who is dean of the College of Computing Sciences, was recognized for his contributions to science and technology.

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The Math Says Red Sox Have a Big Edge in the World Series, According to NJIT Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-346.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-346.phpWed, 23 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Now that the World Series is about to begin, NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has announced the probability of each of the contenders winning the best 4 out of 7 game contest. “The Boston Red Sox have a nearly 70% chance of winning the series”, says Bukiet. But he gives the caveat that the St. Louis Cardinals have defeated both the competition and his mathematical model in each of their previous series.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, mathematical sciences, bruce bukiet, baseball predictions, mathematical model, world series


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Listen to NJIT's Gareth Russell on WAMC's "Academic Minute" http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-337.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-337.phpWed, 16 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Gareth Russell, associate professor in the department of biological sciences, will discuss metapopulation theory on WAMC's "Academic Minute," a weekday radio program that features a different professor each day, drawing experts from top research institutions. 

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Student Panel To Discuss Intern Experience http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-328.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-328.phpMon, 14 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The Computer Science Department will host the student panel “Intern Experience in Summer 2013” on Oct. 16 from 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. in GITC 4415. 

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, career development services, computer science, cds, internships


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Listen to NJIT's Bruce Bukiet on NPR's "Science Friday" http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-325.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-325.phpFri, 11 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Tune in to hear NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet discuss baseball projections and his mathematical model in a live interview on NPR's public radio program “Science Friday.” 

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IT Program To Host Seminar on Harnessing Data http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-324.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-324.phpThu, 10 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Information Technology Program will host "Harnessing Data Generated by the World Around Us" on Oct. 16 at 3:45 p.m. in GITC 1100. 

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Department of Computer Science Seminar on Oct. 9 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-315.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-315.phpMon, 07 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Bala Prasanna of IBM will present “Working In The 21st Century – Essential Skills To Survive & Thrive in Present Day Workplace” on Oct. 9 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 3710.

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NJIT Professor Offers Math-based Projections for MLB Postseason http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-313.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-313.phpThu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Now that Major League Baseball's regular season has ended with the exciting one-game tiebreaker that got the Rays to the next round, and with the Rays and the Pirates winning the one game playoff for the wild card team, NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has once again begun analyzing the probability of each team advancing through each round of baseball's postseason. 

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NJIT Biology Professor's Research on Robotic Swarms Cited in Science Publication http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-308.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-308.phpWed, 02 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Assistant Professor of Biology Simon Garnier's research on robotic swarms was cited in an article about using robots to understand animal behavior in the October 1, 2013 issue of The Scientist.  

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NJIT Mathematical Sciences Student Awarded CAMAR Actuarial Scholarship http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-307.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-307.phpTue, 01 Oct 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Kelsey McGowan, of Hopewell, a senior majoring in mathematical sciences at NJIT, has been selected as one of two recipients of a Casualty Actuaries of the Mid-Atlantic Region (CAMAR) scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year.  

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NJ State House Honors NJIT Student Inventors of Autism App http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-288.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-288.phpMon, 16 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Distinguished Professor Atam P. Dhawan, PhD,  recently joined the autism community at the NJ State House to be recognized for improving public and private autism services.  Dhawan, a noted electrical engineer and inventor in his own right, who heads NJIT's Interdisciplinary Design Studio (IDS) program, is also executive director of undergraduate research and innovation at NJIT.  The IDS program is offered to Albert Dorman Honors College students at NJIT.  

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, nce, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, ccs, atam dhawan, uri, interdisciplinary design studio, ids, nish parikh, autism, kamran asif, livia kuruvila, amira esseghir


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Fall 2013 Applied Mathematics Colloquium http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-279.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-279.phpFri, 06 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The 2013 fall applied mathematics colloquium begins today with “Unexpected Chaos in a Neural Model” presented by Jonathan E. Rubin, University of Pittsburgh.  The event will take place at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II. 

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NJIT's Convocation Recognizes 2013 Top Performers: Professors, Staff, Students http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-278.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-278.phpThu, 05 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT will mark the start of the school year on Sept.18, 2013, with University Convocation, an annual celebration and awards ceremony.  The event, which recognizes the accomplishments of students, faculty and staff, will be held at 3 p.m., in the Naimoli Family Athletic and Recreational Facility on the NJIT campus. A reception will follow.

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, ccs, mathematical sciences, convocation, electrical and computer engineering, physics, som, civil and environmental engineering, biomedical engineering, information systems, school of art and design, humanities, federated department of history, adhc, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, engineering technology, presidential leadership awards, excellence in teaching awards, constance a murray diversity award


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NJ Governor Christie Visits NJIT to Spotlight $86m Building Renovation http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-277.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-277.phpTue, 03 Sep 2013 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Governor Christopher J. Christie today visited the NJIT campus to spotlight the ongoing renovation of NJIT's Central King Building (formerly Newark's Central High) into a state-of-the art technology center. 

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, ccs, mathematical sciences, joel bloom, electrical and computer engineering, physics, som, civil and environmental engineering, biomedical engineering, information systems, school of art and design, humanities, stem, adhc, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, board of trustees, engineering technology, history, rochelle hendricks, central king building, governor christie, building our future bond act


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NJIT Expands With 11 New Faculty Members Starting This Fall http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-275.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-275.phpTue, 27 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Eleven new faculty members will soon join NJIT to help realize the goals of the university's strategic plan.  The men and women bring expertise in areas including architecture design, solar physics, biology, biostatistics, biomedical engineering and more.

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, coad, ccs, electrical and computer engineering, physics, som, civil and environmental engineering, biomedical engineering, information systems, humanities, federated department of history, department of engineering technology, department of information systems, adhc, school of art design, department of biological sciences, mechanical and industrial engineering, fadi deek, new faculty, namas chandra, casey diekman, maria hurtado de mendoza, dirk bucher, joyoung lee, gal haspel


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Computer Scientist, Educator, Researcher Marek Rusinkiewicz Named New NJIT Dean http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-271.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-271.phpMon, 19 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Computer scientist, educator, and former research executive Marek Rusinkiewicz, PhD, has been appointed dean of the NJIT College of Computing Sciences, effective Sept. 1, 2013. 

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NJIT Capstone Team Creates Website for Kids http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-270.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-270.phpFri, 16 Aug 2013 00:00:00 -0400 An NJIT Capstone team has recently developed the website CELR.org, which stands for Creative Engineering Learning Resource.  The site was created by Priscilla Nelson, professor in the department of civil and environmental engineering, and a computer science Capstone team of undergraduates. 

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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).

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NJIT Appoints Professor Jonathan Luke Interim Dean, College of Science & Liberal Arts http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-255.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-255.phpTue, 30 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT has announced the appointment of Jonathan Luke to interim dean of the College of Science and Liberal Arts, effective Aug. 1, 2013.

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Recent Digital Design Graduates Present at SIGGRAPH 2013 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-253.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-253.phpTue, 30 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 AJ Polanco Jr., Woodbridge, and Danielle Esmaya, Union, recently presented “Social Reform Through Mobile Gaming (Seed.Genesis)” in the mobile apps session of SIGGRAPH 2013, the world's premier annual conference on computer graphics and interactive media, held this year in Anaheim, California.

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CCS /RWC Summer Showcase on August 1 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-252.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-252.phpFri, 26 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 CCS Capstone & HS Real World Connections (RWC) will be hosting the 25th Real World Projects Showcase on Aug. 1 from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom. 

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Harbin and NJIT Race to Complete Solar House http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-249.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-249.phpThu, 25 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Construction speeds ahead as students from NJIT and Harbin Institute of Technology hurry to add finishing touches to their collaborative entry in the 2013 China Solar Decathlon Competition, sponsored by the US Department of Energy and China National Energy Agency.  Nexus House must be ready for judging by Aug. 2, 2013.  Thirteen NJIT alums and current students have been overseas since early July to finish the construction process.  The project began two years ago.

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NJIT Professors Publish Paper in Physical Review Letters http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-243.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-243.phpWed, 17 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 “Numerical Simulation of Ejected Molten Metal Nanoparticles Liquified by Laser Irradiation: Interplay of Geometry and Dewetting” by NJIT assistant professor Afkhami Shahriar and professor Lou Kondic was published today in Physical Review Letters. 

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Doctoral Candidate's Paper Makes Finalist at Upcoming Prestigious MedInfo World Congress http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-237.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-237.phpFri, 12 Jul 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Congratulations to doctoral candidate Ankur Agrawal, and his CCS advisors Professor Yehoshua Perl and Assistant Professor Mei Liu.  His paper "Identifying Problematic Concepts in SNOMED CT using a Lexical Approach," has been nominated as one of 11 finalists in the student paper competition at the World Congress on Medical and Health Informatics. 

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NJIT Salutes Students with Highlander Awards http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-225.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-225.phpFri, 28 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Winners of the 2013 Highlander Student Achievement Awards were recently announced at the annual ceremony which recognizes student leaders and organizations for their talent and work to enhance the NJIT student experience. 

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NJIT Distinguished Professor Emerita Receives SIGCAS Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-223.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-223.phpThu, 27 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Starr Roxanne Hiltz, distinguished professor emerita of information systems, was recently named the winner of the SIGCAS Making a Difference Award for 2012 in recognition of her academic research and teaching.

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Appointment of Provost and Senior Executive Vice President http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-220.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-220.phpFri, 21 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) President Joel S. Bloom has announced the naming of Professor Fadi P. Deek of East Brunswick, NJ, as the next provost and senior executive vice president at NJIT.  The appointment of Professor Deek, who has been serving as interim provost, will take place immediately.

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NJIT Researcher Shows Data Mining EMRs Can Detect Bad Drug Reactions http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-208.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-208.phpWed, 05 Jun 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT Assistant Professor Mei Liu, PhD, a computer scientist, has recently shown in a new study that electronic medical records can validate previously reported adverse drug reactions and report new ones. 

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More At-Risk Bird Species in Brazilian Forest Than Previously Thought; Blame Forest Fragmentation, Says Study http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-197.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-197.phpThu, 30 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 In a study published today in the journal PLoS One, a team of researchers led by NJIT Associate Professor Gareth Russell has applied a novel method for linking large-scale habitat fragmentation to population sustainability.

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NJIT Swarm Lab Hosts Conference for Northeast Researchers Studying Social Insects http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-193.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-193.phpThu, 23 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT's Swarm Lab will host a conference for researchers who study social insects in the northeast of the US on May 24, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Eberhardt Hall on the NJIT campus.  So far, some 35 researchers from Harvard to Rockefeller universities have expressed interest in attending.  Participants will receive 15 minutes to present information about their current projects and 5 minutes to answer questions. 

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NJIT Awards 2,643 Degrees to Members of the Class of 2013 at Prudential Center http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-182.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-182.phpMon, 20 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 With woops, cheers and mortarboards flying, NJIT today awarded 2,643 degrees to the members of the class of 2013.  This brings the total number of degrees awarded by the university to more than 74,678.  The ceremony was held at Newark's Prudential Center.  

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Five NJIT New Jersey Students Reach May 20 Commencement Ready to Excel http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-179.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-179.phpThu, 16 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT offers innumerable opportunities and the students who avail themselves of the many campus attributes ranging from 121 degree programs to an enviable 15:1 student-faculty ratio often leave NJIT to enjoy a rich, rewarding future.  Five inspirational stories below exemplify that if you stay in school and work hard, success follows.  

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NJIT Computer Scientist Publishes New Algorithm Cluster To Data Mine Health Records http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-177.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-177.phpWed, 15 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The time may be fast approaching for researchers to take better advantage of the vast amount of valuable patient information available from U.S. electronic health records.  Lian Duan, an NJIT computer scientist with an expertise in data mining, has done just that with the recent publication of “Adverse Drug Effect Detection,” IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (March, 2013).

Tagged: newark college of engineering, nce, college of computing sciences, school of management, ccs, donald sebastian, mathematical sciences, electrical and computer engineering, som, civil and environmental engineering, biomedical engineering, information systems, mechanical and industrial engineering, biological sciences, engineering technology, nj-hitec, ehr, electronic health record, data mining, lian duan


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NJIT To Host Free Forum About Doing Business With the European Union http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-174.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-174.phpFri, 10 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 If you want to learn more about helping your business or company grow in Europe, don't miss a free one day business forum at NJIT on May 15, 2013, which will detail how to use technology and innovation to do business in the European Union. 

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Cisco Technology Evangelist To Speak at NJIT's May 20, 2013 Commencement http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-172.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-172.phpMon, 06 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Technology evangelist and Cisco System Senior Vice President Carlos Dominguez; and alums U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Ellen Pawlikowski, PhD, and  Edward Cruz, principal of Hop Brook Properties, will receive honorary degrees at the May 20, 2013 NJIT commencement.  The event, set for 9 a.m., will be held at Newark's Prudential Center.  The university will confer close to 2000 doctoral, master's and bachelor's degrees on members of the Class of 2013. 

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This Week's Upcoming Seminars and Lectures http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-171.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-171.phpMon, 06 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Check out some of the upcoming lectures and workshops taking place this week.

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PayScale Ranks NJIT in Top 1 Percent for ROI Among US Public Colleges, Universities http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-166.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-166.phpThu, 02 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 NJIT continues to demonstrate the value of its educational offerings in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), according to the latest 2013 PayScale college rankings for return on investment (ROI).  NJIT is 6th (top 1 percent) among 437 public universities and 27th (top 2 percent) among 1,511 public and private institutions in the U.S. 

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This Week's Upcoming Seminars and Lectures http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-164.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-164.phpTue, 30 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Check out some of the upcoming lectures and workshops taking place this week.

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CCS Seniors To Detail Solutions for Real World Problems at Capstone http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-162.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-162.phpMon, 29 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Graduating seniors in NJIT's popular CCS Capstone Program will take to the stage on campus next week when they explain how they have solved “real world problems” for corporate and company clients, including CACI,  Audible, Inc., and RDE Systems.  Some students will even feature entrepreneurial projects that grew from the other work. 

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Life Science Inventions of NJIT Students Take Top Prizes in TechQuest http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-158.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-158.phpTue, 23 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Three life science inventions that may one day heal wounds faster, improve surgical outcomes and build stronger muscles took $10,500 in prize money for further research and development at NJIT's recent TechQuest/Innovation Day.  The inventions competed against 30 developed by undergraduate teams.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, ccs, physics, som, judith sheft, adhc, uri, michael ehrlich, technology development, interdisciplinary design studio, cesar bandera, gordon thomas, ids, innovation day, techquest, grace wang


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This Week's Upcoming Seminars and Lectures http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-157.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-157.phpMon, 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Check out some of the upcoming lectures and workshops taking place this week.

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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.

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This Week's Upcoming Seminars and Lectures http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-134.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-134.phpMon, 08 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Check out some of the upcoming lectures and workshops taking place this week.

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NJIT Mathematician Publishes 2013 Major League Baseball Projections http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-122.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-122.phpThu, 28 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 It looks like 2013 will be a thrilling season for baseball fans as four of the six divisions can be expected to deliver tight races, says baseball guru NJIT Associate Professor and Associate Dean Bruce Bukiet.  Over the years, Bukiet has applied mathematical analysis to compute the number of regular season games each Major League Baseball team should win.  Though his expertise is in mathematical modeling, his projections have compared well with those of so-called experts.

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Computer Science Seminar on Mar. 27 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-120.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-120.phpTue, 26 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 Archan Misra, Singapore Management University, will present “Mobile Analytics and the LiveLabs Lifestyle Experimentation Platform” on Mar. 27 from 2:15 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.

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NJIT Board of Trustees Approves Submission of Nearly $200 Million in Campus Construction and Infrastructure Projects in Response to State's RFPs http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-107.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-107.phpWed, 13 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The Board of Trustees of New Jersey Institute of Technology has approved $200 million in construction and infrastructure projects on the university's Newark campus, designed to enhance and expand NJIT's role as the state's science and technology university and a leader in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and research. The university will apply to the Secretary of Higher Education for $152 million from the Building Our Future Bond Act, state revolving funds and other sources to support the projects.

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Chinese Delegation Visits NJIT's Department of Computer Science http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-104.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-104.phpTue, 12 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0400 A delegation of 20 people from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology in China visited NJIT's computer science department on Mar. 11 for a brief introduction on NJIT's teaching and research programs with presentations and discussions focusing on cloud computing. 

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium on March 8 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-094.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-094.phpThu, 07 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Howard Stone, Princeton University, will present “Variations on familiar flows: (i) Marangoni flows with surfactants and (ii) Trapping of bubbles in stagnation point flows” on March 8 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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NJIT Computer Scientists Feted For Ways To Store Data with Untrusted Cloud Providers http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-088.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-088.phpMon, 04 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT researchers received a top honor for their ideas on better ways to ensure the integrity and long-term reliability of data stored at potentially untrusted cloud storage providers.  "Towards Self-Repairing Replication-Based Storage Systems Using Untrusted Clouds," was written by Bo Chen, a doctoral candidate, and his advisor, NJIT Assistant Professor Reza Curtmola, both in NJIT's College of Computing Sciences (CCS). 

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NJIT To Host Spring Career Fair on March 6 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-084.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-084.phpFri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT's annual spring Career Fair, sponsored by NJIT's Career Development Services (CDS), will be held March 6, 2013 from 12:30 -5 p.m. throughout the campus.  It is expected to be the largest ever, with more than 175 companies and government agencies coming to interview upwards of 2,000 students and alumni. 

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NJIT To Launch Online Graduate Degree Programs with EmbanetCompass http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-083.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-083.phpFri, 01 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0500 With more than 6.7 million students taking at least one course online, according to the 2012 Survey of Online Learning conducted by Babson Survey Research Group, higher education institutions are stepping up their efforts to meet the growing demand for online programs. 

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NJIT Mourns the Passing of Martin Katzen http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-078.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-078.phpWed, 27 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 The university community mourns the recent passing of Martin Katzen, PhD, associate professor in the department of mathematical sciences.  The family would like to extend an invitation to Katzen's colleagues and friends for a memorial service to be held on Feb. 27 from 5 - 8 p.m. at the Harrison Building, 205 West 76th Street, 4th floor lounge, N.Y. (between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue). 

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium on Feb 22 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-066.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-066.phpTue, 19 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Yixin Guo, Drexel University, will present “A Model of Thalamocortical Relay Neuron and the Parkinsonian Network” on Feb. 22 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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Computer Science Seminar on Feb. 20 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-063.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-063.phpTue, 19 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Dr. Sangtae Ha, Princeton University, will discuss “Time-Dependent Pricing for Mobile Data – From Economic Theory to Trial Deployment” on Feb. 20 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.                           

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Computer Science Seminar on Feb. 18 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-057.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-057.phpFri, 15 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Dejun Yang, Arizona State University, will discuss “Crowdsourcing to Smartphones: Incentive Mechanism Design for Crowdsensing” on Feb. 18 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.   

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium on Feb. 15 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-052.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-052.phpWed, 13 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Marty Golubitsky, Distinguished Professor of Natural and Mathematics Sciences at Ohio State University, will discuss “Patterns of Phase-Shift Syncrhony” on Feb. 15 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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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. 

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Computer Science Seminar on Feb. 13 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-046.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-046.phpMon, 11 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Dr. Minaxi Gupta of Indiana University will discuss “Unearthing the Roots of Cyberfraud: Exposing DNS Exploitation in AdFraud and Phishing” on Feb. 13 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.

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Computer Science Seminar on Feb. 11 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-042.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-042.phpFri, 08 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Jeffrey Jestes, University of Utah, will discuss “Changing the Tide: Efficient Summarization Techniques for Massive Data” on Feb. 11 from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium on Feb. 8 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-038.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-038.phpWed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Michael Miksis, Department of Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics, Northwestern University, will present “Drying Processes” on Feb. 8 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Lecture Hall II.

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Personalized Healthcare Will Revolutionize 21st Century Medicine, Says NJIT Professor http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-037.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-037.phpWed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0500 A closer look at personalized or point-of-care healthcare was the focus of a recent international conference in India organized and chaired by NJIT Distinguished Professor Atam Dhawan. 

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NJIT Students Win Seed Capital and Expert Guidance to Launch Business Ventures http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-029.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-029.phpThu, 31 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Thanks to a unique Capital One and NJIT competition, four teams of Albert Dorman Honors College (ADHC) undergrads probably can't wait until next June when they'll move into their new roles as entrepreneurs with seed funding. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, nce, department of mathematical sciences, albert dorman honors college, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, enterprise development center, department of biomedical engineering, department of computer science, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, edc, department of chemistry and environmental science, adhc, atam dhawan, department of biological sciences, michael ehrlich, interdisciplinary design studio, ids, newark innovation acceleration challenge, mariam selevany, margaret christian, autism spectrum disorder, kamran asif, livia kuruvila, brian taylor, niac, capital one bank, isaac daudelin


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Computer Science Seminar on Feb. 6 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-028.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-028.phpWed, 30 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Dr. Srikanth Krishnamurthy, University of California, Riverside, will present “Resource management in networks:  Performance and Security Issues” on Feb. 6 from 2:15 – 3:15 p.m. in GITC 4415.

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, department of computer science


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Fluid Dynamics Seminar on Jan. 31 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-024.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-024.phpTue, 29 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Professor Len Pismen from Technion - Israel Institute of Technology will present "Rheology of cytoskeleton: from mesoscopic mechanics to macroscopic instabilities." on Jan. 31 in Cullimore 611 from 4-5 p.m.

Tagged: college of science and liberal arts, csla, fluid dynamics seminar


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NJIT President Joel Bloom Named To NJ Biz Power 100 List http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-022.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-022.phpTue, 29 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 NJIT President Joel S. Bloom was named to the NJ Biz prestigious power list of the 100 most powerful people in New Jersey business.  Dr. Bloom was ranked 55. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, joel bloom, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, information systems, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, school of art design, department of biological sciences, gateway project, monique king-viehland


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Computer Science Seminar on Jan. 28 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-017.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-017.phpThu, 24 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Dr. Miao Zhao of Huawei Technologies will present “Utility-Maximization Framework for Dynamic Adaptive  Streaming over HTTP in Multiuser-MIMO LTE Networks” on Jan. 28 from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in GITC 4415.           

Tagged: college of computing sciences, ccs, department of computer science


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NJIT Hosts Annual Global Game Jam 2013 Last Weekend in January http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-007.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-007.phpTue, 15 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Jamming, but not on musical instruments, will be the order of the day later this month as dozens of NJIT design and information technology students and a few from surrounding colleges pull all-nighters—some even all weekenders –at NJIT's Third Annual Global Game Jam (GGJ). 

Tagged: college of architecture and design, college of computing sciences, coad, ccs, princeton review, information technology, andrzej zarzycki, global game jam, digital design program


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The Battle of the Brains Again Comes to NJIT: Science Olympiad Set for 1/17 http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-005.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-005.phpFri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 Once again the brainiest of the brainy will descend Jan. 17, 2013 upon NJIT when 600 middle and senior high school students compete vigorously in the Northern New Jersey Science Olympiad Regional play-offs. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, college of architecture and design, nce, department of mathematical sciences, college of computing sciences, albert dorman honors college, school of management, csla, department of electrical and computer engineering, coad, department of humanities, department of biomedical engineering, ccs, department of physics, department of civil and environmental engineering, department of mechanical and industrial engineering, som, information systems, department of engineering technology, federated department of history, department of information systems, stem, center for pre-college programs, school of art design, department of biological sciences, high school students, competition, science olympiad


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