Inside Engineering

This blog features news, events, student work and activities, faculty research, and more from NYIT’s College of Engineering and Computing Sciences. Contact smcgough@nyit.edu for more information.

Better Customer Service with Emotion-Sensitive AI

Feature | Jul 15, 2019

Soon machines will be able to detect shoppers’ moods and offer more personalized and convenient experiences, says Assistant Professor Houwei Cao in a CNN op-ed.
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Alumni Profile: Sam Pakrad

Profile | Jul 08, 2019

In 1969, Pakrad married his wife, enlisted in the Army National Guard, graduated from New York Institute of Technology, and got a job with IBM, setting him on a successful career during which he mentored the next generation.


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Alumni Profile: John Petraglia

Profile | Jul 08, 2019

After struggling to find the right path, Petraglia found his calling in a computer science course at New York Institute of Technology. He’s been solving problems ever since.


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Alumni Profile: Ernest Bruno

Profile | Jul 03, 2019

As a high school senior, Bruno was intrigued by the potential of computers and decided New York Institute of Technology would put him on the right path. His decision led him to a job with the U.S. government and ultimately launching his own firm.


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Alumni Profile: José R. Febres

Profile | Jun 20, 2019

José R. Febres, P.E., D.Eng. (M.S. ’12) received his master’s in energy management online, but “remote” learning didn’t stop him from building a lasting bond with his professors.


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Alumni Profile: Jimmy Marsanico

Profile | Jun 19, 2019

At NYIT’s 2012 commencement, the electrical and computer engineering major told his classmates they are the product of their own hard work. Following his own advice, he is now an enterprise product manager at Bloomberg LP.


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Energy Conference Explores Safety, Comfort, and Sustainability in Facilities

Feature | Jun 18, 2019

At the 14th Annual Energy Conference, tech and sustainability experts discussed advancements impacting and disrupting the energy sector.


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Michael Nizich Presents on the Importance of International Education

Feature | Jun 13, 2019

At the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors Annual Conference & Expo, the director of NYIT’s Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC) spoke about the ETIC’s programs and how they encourage students to think globally.


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14th Annual Energy Conference

Event | Jun 13, 2019

Registrants may receive five continuing education hours applicable to re-registration as a professional engineer or registered architect.


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Undergrad Researchers Tackle Real Challenges

Feature | May 30, 2019

Students in the College of Engineering and Computing Sciences presented the culmination of their projects at the final Undergraduate Research and Entrepreneurship Program (UREP) presentations in May.


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