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Jan 20 2015

NYIT Selected to Participate in Epicenter’s Pathways to Innovation Program

Jan 13 2015

NYIT Ranks Among 2015 U.S. News Best Online Programs

Dec 23 2014

Architecture and Medical Students Launch Global Competition for Healthy Designs

Dec 18 2014

BBC to Feature Home2(O) Project in News Segment

Dec 12 2014

NYIT Wins Grant to Develop STEM Programs

Aug 03 2015

Career Networking Club

Aug 04 2015

Graduate Tuesdays

Aug 04 2015

AG Foundation’s Screening of “Olive Kitteridge” + Q&A with Richard Jenkins and Zoe Kazan

Aug 05 2015

SAG Foundation’s Screening of “Playing House” + Q&A with Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham

Aug 11 2015

Graduate Tuesdays

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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