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From the NJIT Newsroom

Professor Denis Blackmore, Department of Mathematical Sciences, has been honored by the New Jersey Section of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA-NJ) with the award that it presents annually for distinguished college or university teaching of mathematics. >>
How does the hitchhiking, flat-headed remora fish attach to surfaces so securely yet release so easily? Suction was thought to be the easy answer, but Brooke Flammang, a biologist at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), has proved this long-held conclusion to be only partly true. >>

Ravindra Honored in India

February 04, 2015
Nuggehalli M. Ravindra, professor of physics and director of NJIT's interdisciplinary program in materials science and engineering, was honored in New Delhi on Global Friendship Day in January with the Bharat Gaurav Award and Certificate of Excellence. >>
Theresa Hunt, University Lecturer in NJIT's Department of Humanities, presented a paper entitled “Launching Revolutions and Challenging the State: Egyptian Women's Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaigns, 2004-2012” at the annual Middle East Studies Association (MESA) conference in Washington, DC. >>
An extensive, wide ranging interview with Humanities Professor and poet Burt Kimmelman has been published in Rain Taxi, a prominent journal in contemporary American poetry. >>

NJIT Innovations

Phil Goode Video Feature

Philip R. Goode, PhD, distinguished professor of physics at NJIT led the project to build the world's most capable solar telescope.

Survival of the Beautiful

David ROthenberg Video Feature

A summary of talks and presentations curated by David Rothenberg from participants at the All-Day WONDER CABINET inspired by the book Survival of the Beautiful.

Faculty Profile: Norbert Elliot

Norbert Elliot Video Feature

Norbert Elliot, a professor of English at NJIT, doesn't make his students write endless essays.