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How do you teach innovation? One approach, taken by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), is to enlist innovators themselves to talk about the inspiration, work culture, and dogged determination that led to their groundbreaking inventions. >>
NJIT Physics Professor Alexander G. Kosovichev, director of the Big Bear Solar Observatory, was named a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) for his pioneering work and sustained contributions to helioseismology and understanding the dynamics of the Sun. >>
NJIT Physics Professor Nuggehalli Ravindra was the guest speaker at Montville Township High School's second annual Science Symposium on June 2, 2014. >>
A substantial new grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) will enable NJIT researchers to delve more deeply into powerful, potentially destructive solar events. >>
Now deep into the scientific discovery phase of a two-year orbit, NASA's Van Allen Probes, carrying an NJIT instrument that measures the composition of the radiation belts surrounding Earth, are shedding new light on a hazardous, little-understood region of the planet's outermost atmosphere. >>
From the Dept. of Physics Blog
September 2nd, 2014
Prof. Andy Gerrard, NJIT (Solar & Terrestrial Physics) Time: 11:45am-12:45pm with 11:30am tea time Room: ECE 202   Abstract: The Radiation Belt Storm Probe Ion Composition Experiment (RBSPICE) instrument aboard the Van Allan Probes makes unique measurements of, among other ring current... read more!
May 7th, 2014
Dr.  Apichart Linhananta Lakehead University Tiernan Hall 453 Physics conference room Tuesday, May 13 at 2:30 pm Osmolytes are naturally occurring organic molecules that indiscriminately protect the native state of proteins exposed to harsh conditions, such as high temperature, dessications, and... read more!
May 1st, 2014
Luis R. Cruz Cruz, Ph.D. Drexel University Monday, May 5 2:30 pm Room: ECE 202 Refreshments will be served at 2:15 pm   A complete understanding of the dynamics of proteins and peptides in cellular environments is still lacking even after decades of scientific scrutiny. In vivo, proteins... read more!