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Apr 29, 2015, 13:51 ET
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Brookings Study Ranks NYU's Engineering School Among the Best in Aiding Students' Financial Success

A new study comparing the economic value of colleges by the Brookings Institution ranks what is now the New York University Polytechnic School of...

Apr 21, 2015, 07:00 ET
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NYU School of Engineering Faculty and Students Share Their Cutting-Edge Research with the Public

 On Friday, April 24, 2015, New Yorkers will get a close-up look at the latest research in science and technology as the New York University...

Apr 16, 2015, 11:18 ET
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Top Online Engineering School Responds to Industry Appetite for Data Science, Energy, and Cloud Expertise

Fortune 500 companies looking to move the talent needle forward are now able to send employees through online certificate courses in data science,...

Apr 08, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Nokia Networks, NYU WIRELESS Host Brooklyn 5G Summit to Advance a Super-Fast Generation of Mobile Communications

Global leaders and top researchers exploring the next, ultra-fast generation of mobile communications will begin gathering today at the Brooklyn 5G...

Apr 07, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Gotcha! Ultra-Realistic Robot Proves There's More Than One Way to Scare A Fish

In the world of the tiny zebrafish, the predatory red tiger oscar is the stuff of nightmares. And while the species has no natural reason to fear...

Apr 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Conference to Highlight How Data Analytics Can Drive Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

 While hiring and maintaining a diverse workforce is widely known to be a critical driver of innovation and competitiveness, many companies...

Mar 25, 2015, 08:00 ET
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As Cyber Hacks Multiply, Can Companies Manage the Risks?

 The latest in a series of open lectures on cybersecurity and privacy at the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering will probe...

Mar 25, 2015, 07:00 ET
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National Science Foundation Award will Advance Research on How Radio Waves Interact with Body

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced that New York University Assistant Professor Riccardo Lattanzi is a recipient of the Faculty Early...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:03 ET
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NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Answers White House Call to Combat Attrition in STEM Studies

According to figures released by the White House, 60 percent of students who arrive at college intending to major in areas related to Science,...

Mar 23, 2015, 09:44 ET
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CableLabs Joins NYU WIRELESS as Race to 5G Mobile Heats Up

NYU WIRELESS announced today that CableLabs, the nonprofit research consortium for the cable industry, has joined the university research center as...

Feb 25, 2015, 00:01 ET
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DARPA Contract to Fund Exploration of Hard-to-Find Information on the Web

 Juliana Freire, a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, has been awarded...

Jan 21, 2015, 07:00 ET
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NYU Engineering Professors Honored For Contributions To Radar Systems, Electrical Transformers, And More

 Francisco De Leon and Unnikrishna Pillai, professors of electrical engineering at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, have been named...

Jan 20, 2015, 10:12 ET
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NYU's Tech Incubators Boost City's Economy, Resiliency

 Business incubators of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering—home to 53 young technology companies—recorded a banner year in...

Jan 15, 2015, 08:00 ET
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The Race for 5G: NYU WIRELESS Researchers File Comments with FCC to Shape the Future of Wireless

 The latest shot in a 21st century moon race of sorts was fired this week, as researchers from NYU WIRELESS answered a call for input by the...

Jan 12, 2015, 12:35 ET
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NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Professor Honored for Pioneering Work on Provenance Research

Juliana Freire, a professor of computer science and engineering at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, has been named a fellow of the...

Jan 07, 2015, 10:00 ET
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U.S. News & World Report Ranks NYU Online Graduate Engineering Program Among Top 10 in Nation

U.S. News & World Report today ranked New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering's online graduate engineering No. 8 in the...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:54 ET
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H. Jonathan Chao Named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

 H. Jonathan Chao, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, has been named a fellow of...

Dec 09, 2014, 12:07 ET
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IEEE Honors NYU Researchers for Breakthrough Paper on New-Generation Wireless Technology

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) named a research team led by Professor Theodore (Ted) Rappaport, founder and director...

Dec 08, 2014, 10:15 ET
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Why are Cyber Technologies Fundamentally Insecure?

 The latest in a series of open lectures on cyber security and privacy at the New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering will probe...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Race to 5G Wireless Heats Up with New Measurements, Models, and Math

 It's a race that is being conducted on the rooftops of New York and other global megacities, and the prize is the future of 5G, the next...