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September 2010

September 22, 2010
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year, $7.5 million grant to a Rutgers-led research team to develop a future Internet design optimized for mobile networking and communication. The team of nine universities and several industrial partners has dubbed its project “MobilityFirst,” reflecting the Internet’s evolution away from traditional wired connections between desktop PCs and servers toward wireless data services on mobile platforms.
September 21, 2010
Dr. Hisato Yamaguchi, a postdoctoral researcher working under Professor Manish Chhowalla in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Rutgers University, was recently awarded a prestigious fellowship from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). The JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research Abroad is an initiative to support Japanese postdoctoral researchers who are conducting research at foreign universities. The Fellowship covers travel expenses, a stipend and a research grant for a period of two years.
September 14, 2010
Dr. Evangelia Micheli-Tzanakou, Professor and Director of the Computational Intelligence Laboratories in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Rutgers University, was recently awarded the 2010 Meritorious Achievement Award from IEEE, a professional association which is dedicated to advancing technological innovation.
September 7, 2010
What do the cell phone, the catalytic converter and optical fiber have in common? A Rutgers Engineering alumnus as co-inventor!Three Rutgers Engineering alumni have been honored by the President of the United States with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation for their significant contributions to these technologies that have literally changed our way of life.
September 3, 2010
What do the cell phone, the catalytic converter and optical fiber have in common? A Rutgers Engineering alumnus as co-inventor!  Three Rutgers Engineering alumni have been honored by the President of the United States with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation for their significant contributions to these technologies that have literally changed our way of life. They are:

August 2010

August 31, 2010
The Rutgers Engineering Society was established in 1949 as the alumni organization of the Rutgers School of Engineering. Each year the Society presents the Distinguished Engineer Award to a graduate of the school whose achievements have contributed significantly to the national economy, security, public welfare, the quality of life, or to the solution, or advancement of a specific technical need. This year’s award is presented to:Dr.
August 27, 2010
August 27, 2010
Dev Ittycheria, ENG '89, along with fellow Medal of Excellence recipients Hugh Martin, ENG '78, John Tarbell, ENG '69, and Wilson Chiu, ENG '99 were honored at a May 2010 dinner. The School of Engineering Medal of Excellence was established in 2006 as a means to honor the exceptional achievements of members of the Rutgers Engineering Alumni community.
August 27, 2010
The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year, $7.5 million grant to a Rutgers-led research team to develop a future Internet design optimized for mobile networking and communication. The team of nine universities and several industrial partners has dubbed its project “MobilityFirst,” reflecting the Internet’s evolution away from traditional wired connections between desktop PCs and servers toward wireless data services on mobile platforms.
August 26, 2010
Working as a summer intern for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Langley Research Center, Karan Arora, a recent graduate from the Rutgers University School of Engineering, was featured on NASA's website for his participation in the Langley Aerospace Research Summer Scholars program.

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