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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...

Dec 04, 2014, 06:00 ET
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NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Announces Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event

Today, President and Dean of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering Katepalli Raju Sreenivasan will join President Obama, the First...

Dec 01, 2014, 08:00 ET
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NYU Master's Program Helps Prepare the HR World for People Analytics and Big Data

Today's organizations have at their fingertips a wealth of data that would have been unimaginable not so long ago. Savvy human relations managers...

Nov 17, 2014, 11:40 ET
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World's Biggest Student Cyber Security Contests Reveal Best Young Hackers and Researchers

Climaxing months of preliminary competitions involving tens of thousands of contestants, 18 North American teams ascended to the stage this...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:00 ET
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World's Biggest Student Cyber Security Competition Comes to Brooklyn

On the morning of Friday, November 14, 2014, as most student finalists sit down to begin competing in the annual Cyber Security Awareness Week...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:42 ET
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NYU Launches Clean Start Program to Fast Track Professionals into Clean-Energy Careers and Businesses

New York University will stimulate creation of clean-energy companies by launching a certificate program to train experienced business...

Oct 06, 2014, 12:23 ET
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Conference will Explore How to Automate Cyber Security Faster than the Hackers

 How can human protectors keep watch over massively increasing lines of software code, now generated for millions of devices and...

Sep 22, 2014, 10:38 ET
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Woman-to-Woman: We can Hack

 Some of the most powerful women in cyber security—including IBM's chief information security officer and McAfee's senior vice president...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Brooklyn Produces More "Brilliants"

 Popular Science magazine today announced its annual "Brilliant 10" —a list of scientists under age 38 who are poised to revolutionize...

Sep 08, 2014, 10:00 ET
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NYU School of Engineering Delivers Cloud Computing, Mobile Security, Big Data Online Courses for Companies

Technology-driven companies looking to upgrade the skills of employees in cybersecurity, mobility, big data analytics, and cloud computing will get...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:13 ET
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Let the Hacking Begin: NYU Launches Largest Cyber Security Student Contests

 Even before the academic semester starts, students from across the globe have begun registering for the largest set of student cyber security...

Aug 21, 2014, 10:00 ET
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New York State Adds NYU Incubators as START-UP NY Development Zones

The State of New York this week declared the three start-up business incubators of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering tax-free zones as part...