Women in STEM: Engineering the Path Forward

Welcome to an NYU Tandon Inaugural Symposium: “Women in STEM: Engineering the Path Forward”. Thursday, September 27th Pfizer Auditorium, 5 MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201 The Symposium will feature representatives from leading companies, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, influential executives, and accomplished Tandon alumni. One highlight is sure to be the Town Hall, where teams of aspiring …

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NYU WIRELESS Rotates Directorship: Poised for New Growth

Professor Theodore (Ted) Rappaport, founding director of NYU WIRELESS, is stepping back into the director role effective today. Assisting Professor Rappaport will be Associate Directors Professor Sundeep Rangan, Professor Thomas Marzetta, Professor Dennis Shasha from NYU’s Courant Institute for Mathematical Sciences, and Assistant Professor J.R. Rizzo from NYU Langone Health. Professor Rangan admirably served as …

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Calling All Radio Enthusiasts: NYU WIRELESS’S Ted Rappaport Hosts a Field Day

Today, when palm-sized devices can connect people to nearly anyone they wish, from almost anywhere in the world, one might be excused for thinking amateur, or “ham”, radio is a thing of bygone days, buried behind old copies of “Dick Tracy” and “The Hardy Boys.” Not so. Amateur radio operators are more important now than ever, particularly since …

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All Eyes On 6G: NYU Tandon Wins Spot in DARPA Consortium to Jumpstart Wireless Innovation

BROOKLYN, New York, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 — While fifth-generation (5G) wireless  technologies and protocols are still in development, researchers at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering are reaching even further into the future as partners in ComSenTer, a newly formed hub for advanced wireless and sensing research founded by a consortium of industrial participants and …

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Millimeter Wave Mobile Communications for 5G Cellular? It’s Working!

In 2014, when the first Brooklyn 5G Summit was held at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, many were skeptical. It had been just a year since Theodore “Ted” Rappaport, the founding director of the multidisciplinary academic research center NYU WIRELESS, first advocated for the potential of the millimeter wave (mmWave) spectrum with the publication of his seminal paper …

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