Pedro Gerum explains how working on railway tracks led to an internship with the space agency Pedro Gerum is putting the skills he developed working to improve railroad track inspections in New Jersey as a graduate student toward helping NASA discover new planets outside our solar system.
February 22, 2019
February 19, 2019
Plans underway for technology hub, expanded medical training and more Rutgers University and Botswana leaders today signed an agreement to launch the Botswana-Rutgers Knowledge Collaborative, a joint initiative to exchange knowledge through technology and develop programs that help Botswana address its strategic development goals as the country emerges as a regional hub of southern Africa.
February 7, 2019
February 7, 2019 Rutgers University Inn promotes student research and academic partnerships in its Arbor Trail Four years ago, senior environmental planning and design major Elliot Nagele was walking along the inn’s lawn and noticed this hidden Rutgers relic overgrown with weeds, leaves and tree stumps. Intrigued, Nagele, went inside the inn to talk to its director, Deana Pagnozzi.
January 31, 2019
“There’s so much out of your control in life. But the thing you can control is how you react. You need to set up your life so that you can roll with the punches without being consumed by fear every time some disruption takes place.” – Joanna Martinez
January 18, 2019
January 14, 2019 Delaying pavement maintenance boosts emissions and costs Keeping road pavement in good shape saves money and energy and reduces greenhouse gas emissions, more than offsetting pollution generated during road construction, according to a Rutgers-led study. The study appears in the International Journal of Sustainable Transportation.
December 20, 2018
The Rutgers chapter of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) took 2018 by storm, collecting numerous awards presented as part of the national organization’s 2019 WE Local Awards. In addition to being recognized as a Gold Collegiate Chapter--the highest possible recognition a collegiate chapter can receive, this exceptional group of young engineers collected additional awards for networking and professional development programs presented on campus during 2018.
December 14, 2018
Personal patches could reduce energy waste in buildings, Rutgers-led study says What if, instead of turning up the thermostat, you could warm up with high-tech, flexible patches sewn into your clothes – while significantly reducing your electric bill and carbon footprint?
November 28, 2018
Rutgers-New Brunswick, RBHS faculty honored by peers for scientific contributions November 26, 2018 Five Rutgers professors have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) – a distinction awarded by association members.
November 26, 2018
Rutgers School of Engineering professor Fernando Muzzio accepted the 2018 Chairman’s Award, presented as part of the Research & Development Council of New Jersey’s 39th annual Edison Patent Awards on November 1. Muzzio, a distinguished professor of chemical and biochemical engineering and director of the Center for Structured Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS), was recognized along with a cross-disciplinary team of researchers from major universities who are working to improve the way pharmaceutical and food products are manufactured.
November 16, 2018
The School of Engineering welcomes ten new faculty members to Rutgers. Hailing from several distinguished institutions, these new instructors bring extensive experience to Rutgers, having performed research in several exciting fields. We look forward to their continued growth and innovation as part of the Rutgers Engineering faculty.