# Stories Tagged with "robert miura"

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### NJIT Professor Edits Focus Issue on Rhythms in Neurological Disease

January 31, 2014

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. >>

### NJIT Distinguished Professor Named Inaugural Fellow of Math Society

November 29, 2012

NJIT Distinguished Professor Robert M. Miura has been named a 2013 inaugural Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). This first class will honor 1119 scholars, representing more than 600 institutions. Fellows have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics, according to the Society.
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Robert M. Miura, PhD, distinguished professor in the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT, will discuss "Stretching of Heated Viscous Threads" on Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Mechanical Engineering Center Rm. 224.
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### NJIT Mathematicians Named First Fellows of Math Society

June 11, 2009

Two professors of mathematics at NJIT will number among the first Fellows named by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). Gregory Kriegsmann, PhD, noted for his research in applied mathematics, asymptotic methods and more, will receive the honor. So, too, will Robert M. Miura, PhD, who develops mathematical models in neuroscience. The ceremony will take place this coming July in Denver.
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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

May 16, 2008

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.
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### KUDOS-September 2007

September 01, 2007

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.

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*Mathematical Sciences***PROMOTED TO PROFESSOR****Norman Loney***Chemical Engineering***Zoi-Heleni Michalopoulou***Mathematical Sciences***Edip Niver***Electrical & Computer Engineering***Ronald Rockland***Engineering Technology***Leonid Tsybeskov***Electrical & Computer Engineering***Chao Zhu***Mechanical Engineering***PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR WITH TENURE****Ali Abdi***Electrical & Computer Engineering***Gabrielle Esperdy***Architecture***David Horntrop***Mathematical Sciences***Roberto Rojas-Cessa***Electrical & Computer Engineering***Laurent Simon***Chemical Engineering***Dimitrios Theodoratos***Computer Science***Brook Wu***Information Systems***PROMOTED TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR****Andrei Sirenko***Physics*>>
More than 120 mathematicians from around the world descended last month upon NJIT for news of the foremost advances in mathematical fluid dynamics at the university's annual conference on applied and computational mathematics.
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Robert Miura, PhD, professor in the departments of mathematical sciences and biomedical engineering and acting chair of the mathematical sciences department at NJIT, will discuss "Solitons and the Inverse Scattering Method: An Historical View" on March 10, 11:35 a.m., Cullimore Lecture Hall II. Contact: John Bechtold. >>

### Celebration for NJIT Mathematician Who Received Noted Math Prize

January 19, 2006

Robert Miura, PhD, a professor in the departments of mathematical sciences and biomedical engineering, was honored yesterday by his colleagues for receiving on Jan. 13 the Leroy P. Steele Prize for a Seminal Contribution To Research In Mathematics from the American Mathematical Society.
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### $1 Million Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant To Fund Joint Neuroscience Program

November 22, 2005

A $1 million, three-year grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute awarded jointly to NJIT, Rutgers-Newark and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School will be used to develop a novel doctoral program designed to train future neuroscientists who can integrate approaches used in mathematics, biomedical sciences and computation. “With their physical proximity and close ties among the faculty, these three institutions will create a unique environment unparalleled in interdisciplinary neuroscience training,” said Robert Miura, professor and acting chair of the department of mathematical sciences at NJIT. >>

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) will announce tomorrow that Robert Miura, PhD, a professor in the departments of mathematical sciences and biomedical engineering at NJIT, was elected a AAAS Fellow. Miura, who is also acting chair of NJIT's mathematical sciences department, is one of only four individuals this year to receive this honor in mathematics.
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