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New horizons for engineering and technology will be the subject of the keynote address delivered by Joseph Bordogna, PhD, Alfred Fitler Moore Professor of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, at NJIT's annual University Convocation ceremony, Sept. 28 at 2:30 p.m. in the Jim Wise Theatre, Kupfrian Hall. The event will honor distinguished NJIT professors, students, and staff. George Newcombe, '69 will receive the Weston Medal, NJIT's highest honor. >>
A wireless telecommunications expert from NJIT has joined the National Science Foundation (NSF) to oversee the funding of theoretical research in communications. Sirin Tekinay, PhD, an associate professor in the electrical and computer engineering department, was named program director for the Theoretical Foundations Cluster in the NSF's Division of Computing and Communication Foundations. >>
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) played host this weekend to more than 250 leading experts in applied mathematics.  The researchers poured onto campus for an unusual three-day conference to discuss the frontiers of applied and computational mathematics.The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Air Force Office of Special Research (AFOSR) provided funding. Other sponsors were NJIT, the Society of Math Biology and the Mathematical Biosciences Institute. NJIT's Department of Mathematical Sciences and Center for Applied Mathematics and Statistics organized the event. >>
David Mendonca, PhD, an assistant professor of information systems at NJIT who has worked to improve the way society responds to disasters, has received a National Science Foundation Career award--the foundation's most prestigious award for new faculty members.  At the core of Mendonca's work will be improving the public's understanding of how to improvise successfully in emergencies. >>