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Aug 22, 2017, 09:30 ET Tricking the Eye to Defeat Shoulder Surfing Attacks

Every ATM or smartphone user can attest to the discomfort of having a stranger standing close enough to observe a financial transaction — and...


Aug 16, 2017, 09:30 ET Follow the Bitcoin to Find Victims of Human Trafficking

A team of university researchers has devised the first automated techniques to identify ads potentially tied to human trafficking rings and link...


Aug 10, 2017, 09:35 ET NYU WIRELESS Celebrates Five Years of Pioneering Research into Making 5G Communications a Reality

This month marks the fifth anniversary of the launch of NYU WIRELESS, a multidisciplinary research center founded in 2012 to develop the...


Aug 07, 2017, 11:05 ET World's Biggest Student-Led Cyber Security Games Expand to Israel

The world's biggest student-run cyber security event will get even bigger this year: Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW), founded 14 years ago by...


Aug 03, 2017, 11:41 ET NYU Tandon Named Top Tech Feeder School for Financial Industry

The New York University Tandon School of Engineering sends more graduates to become technology analysts at America's financial institutions than...


Jul 27, 2017, 10:00 ET NYU Security Researchers at Black Hat Reveal How to Protect the Power Grid From Low-Budget Attacks

Cyberattacks against power grids and other critical infrastructure systems have long been considered a threat limited to nation-states due to the...


Jul 21, 2017, 07:00 ET NYC Schools Chancellor to Help Celebrate 5 Years and 22,000 Young Minds Introduced to STEM in NYU Tandon's Summer Programs

This morning New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña will join hundreds of students, educators, and community leaders to celebrate five...


Jul 19, 2017, 05:00 ET The GovLab Releases Groundbreaking Report Detailing Why and How Open Data Matters for Developing Economies

Today, The Governance Lab at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering has launched a first-of-its-kind report that assesses and explores ways open data...


Jun 28, 2017, 12:35 ET It's Summertime! NYU Tandon Invites NYC Students And Teachers To Dive Into STEM

In July and August, hundreds of teachers and students will gather in Downtown Brooklyn for the fifth annual STEMNow — one of New York...


Jun 27, 2017, 12:30 ET New York Works: NYCEDC and MOME Release Plan for VR/AR Lab, Over 500 New VR/AR Jobs

The de Blasio Administration today announced, as part of its New York Works plan to create 100,000 good jobs, the selection of New York University...


Jun 15, 2017, 13:30 ET The Quest Begins to Bring Ultra-Speed Wireless Connectivity to First Responders

Researchers met here yesterday to jump-start technology that could enable first responders to relay video in moving ambulances, employ virtual...


May 23, 2017, 12:51 ET NYU WIRELESS and Sprint Join Forces to Advance 5G Mobile Technology

NYU WIRELESS and Sprint today announced they are working together to further the development of mobile 5G. Sprint joins the university research...


May 16, 2017, 09:35 ET Conference to Explore Using Data Analytics to Identify and Implement Career Paths to Organizational Success

Leading firms are rethinking their approach to career paths, which are central in creating effective talent-management systems to recruit, develop...


May 02, 2017, 11:09 ET NYU Tandon Concrete Canoe Team Wins First Place at Regional Civil Engineering Competition, Heads to National Competition

NYU Tandon School of Engineering students triumphed at the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) Metropolitan Regional Concrete Canoe...


Apr 25, 2017, 13:14 ET NYU Tandon's Virtual Reality Hamlet Hits The Stage At The Tribeca Film Festival

Attendees at the Tribeca Film Festival will have the opportunity to step onto the battlements of Elsinore Castle and get a unique view of Hamlet as...


Apr 19, 2017, 12:05 ET Coming to the Heart of Brooklyn: Deep Research Plus Family-Friendly STEM Exhibits at NYU Tandon School of Engineering Research Expo

NYU Tandon School of Engineering will showcase its most significant academic research alongside family-friendly STEM projects at its 2017 Research...


Apr 18, 2017, 13:38 ET Brooklyn 5G Summit Showcases Advanced Research and Technology Fueling 5G Wireless Drive To Commercial Reality

Leaders in wireless, automotive, academia, and government will gather at the annual Brooklyn 5G Summit April 19-21, 2017 to explore how close the...


Apr 17, 2017, 12:35 ET NYU WIRELESS and OPPO Join Forces to Speed the Development of 5G Mobile Technology

NYU WIRELESS and the global smartphone vendor OPPO announced today that OPPO has joined the university research center at the NYU Tandon School of...


Apr 14, 2017, 13:52 ET FCC Grants NYU WIRELESS Early 'Program Experimental License' for Cutting-Edge Work Throughout The Radio Spectrum

This year many mobile carriers are launching early services for 5G — the next generation of wireless that promises speeds 10 to 100 times faster...


Apr 11, 2017, 07:20 ET So You Think You Can Secure Your Mobile Phone with a Fingerprint?

No two people are believed to have identical fingerprints, but researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and Michigan...


Apr 07, 2017, 09:52 ET NYU Tandon Professor Wins H&M Global Change Award for Research into Sustainable Clothing Manufacturing

Currently, many types of fabrics, including nylon, are made in an energy-intensive, unsustainable process that uses fossil fuel. Now, NYU Tandon...


Apr 05, 2017, 09:00 ET Artificial Intelligence Summit to Showcase New York City as Growing Hub for AI Activity

The Future Labs at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering and ff Venture Capital (ffVC), a leading early-stage technology venture capital firm based...


Apr 03, 2017, 10:20 ET Lecture Will Explore the Dangers of Hardware Hackers in a World of Interconnected Devices

The eighth event in a series of open lectures on cybersecurity and privacy at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering will convene in...


Mar 16, 2017, 11:05 ET National Science Foundation Recognizes 2 NYU Professors for Promising Research in Smart Cities and Smart Transportation

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has selected two New York University faculty members, Joseph Y.J. Chow and Constantine Kontokosta, as...


Mar 13, 2017, 12:16 ET New Forensics Tools Will Speed the Identification and Rescue of Children Pictured in Child Sexual Exploitation Material

Researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and the digital intelligence tech company Griffeye have begun building a...