News

October 2017

October 16, 2017
Continuing to pave the way in innovation, Rutgers is launching a new program to bridge the gap between the lab and marketplace. Materials science and engineering professor Dunbar Birnie led the team that recently received a $500,000 grant to support Rutgers' inventions for the next five years through the NSF I-Corps program. According to the NSF, the I-Corps program works to bring research projects to the marketplace, thereby fostering a national ecosystem of innovation.

September 2017

September 5, 2017
The Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering’s Marianthi Ierapetritou and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s Athina Petropulu recently advanced to the ranks of distinguished professor—a title reserved for faculty who have achieved “scholarly eminence” in their field, according to the university.
September 5, 2017
“I think being curious and a lifelong learner is essential, especially at the current pace of technology.” – Karl Rosenblum As Head of Global Capacity and Risk Strategy for Alcon, Karl Rosenblum (MS Ceramic Engineering ’88) is responsible for maintaining the capacity outlook for its vision care and surgical franchises. Drawing on his extensive experience in manufacturing capacity analysis and manufacturing strategy, he has helped to secure more than half a billion dollars in expansion capital.

August 2017

August 31, 2017
Rutgers materials scientists discover powerful effect that could benefit robotics, aviation, medicine and other fields Imagine repeatedly lifting 165 times your weight without breaking a sweat – a feat normally reserved for the likes ofSuperman.
August 22, 2017
Researchers at Rutgers and Georgia Tech develop three methods to defend against sneaky attacks With cyberattacks on 3D printers likely to threaten health and safety, researchers at Rutgers University-New Brunswick and Georgia Institute of Technology have developed novel methods to combat them, according to a groundbreaking study.

July 2017

July 28, 2017
Rutgers researchers invent technology that could lead to wearable biosensors Imagine wearing a device that continuously analyzes your sweat or blood for different types of biomarkers, such as proteins that show you may have breast cancer or lung cancer. 
July 24, 2017
Rutgers University named two School of Engineering associate professors Chancellor’s Scholars in recognition of their outstanding achievements both in the classroom and laboratory. Mechanical and aerospace engineering professor, Jingang Yi, and chemical and biochemical engineering professor, Rohit Ramachandran, will hold the Chancellor’s Scholar title for up to five years, receiving additional funds for innovative research endeavors.
July 24, 2017
From limited English to predicted valedictorian, Randy Roque Sanchez achieves success with help from two Rutgers enrichment programs Monday, July 24, 2017  
July 17, 2017
School of Engineering professor David Shreiber has been named chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Rutgers University–New Brunswick. Shreiber, whose three-year term commenced on July 1, 2017, replaces Noshir Langrana who served as chair for twelve years.
July 17, 2017
Recognizing Achievement in Asset Management, Automotive Safety, Telecommunications, and Aerospace Innovation

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