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Sep 19 2014

Dynamic, Radical Solutions Needed: 2014 Cybersecurity Conference Highlights

Sep 19 2014

NYIT Engineering Professor Wins NIH Grant for Robotics Research

Sep 17 2014

NYIT Holds Convocation for Medical and Health Professions Students

Sep 11 2014

NYIT Medical Researcher Wins NIH Grant for Cardiac Studies

Sep 09 2014

NYIT Ranked in Top Tier of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2015 Edition

Sep 23 2014

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Sep 24 2014

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation I

Sep 24 2014

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation II

Sep 24 2014

KAN Jam

Sep 25 2014

Finding Books in the Library

Herbert Fox
Herbert Fox, Professor
School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, NYIT

Herbert Fox is a professor of mechanical engineering at New York Institute of Technology’s School of Engineering and Computing Sciences. He first joined NYIT as chair of its Department of Mechanical Engineering in 1970 and later rose to be the first Dean of Science and Technology.

In 1977 he joined Pope, Evans and Robbins, Inc., a consulting engineering firm, as vice president of consulting services, responsible for studies and designs dealing with alternative fuels and energy conservation. His clients in both the public and private sectors include the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the New York State Energy Office and the New York City Public Investment Corp., along with IBM, Lockheed Martin, United Technologies, and Con Edison of New York.

Dr. Fox returned to NYIT in 1982 as senior vice president for scientific research and was promoted to provost in 1986. Since his return to the professoriate in 1987, he has been involved in efforts of alternative fuels for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Norwalk Transit District, and projects involving fuel combustion, design of orthopedic devices and energy conservation studies for the New York State Energy Office. He is currently working with the Ministries of Infrastructure and Transportation in Israel to implement alternative fueled buses. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a master’s degree and Ph.D. from what is now the Polytechnic Institute of New York University in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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