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Oct 10 2014

TEDx Explores Harmonic Tectonics

Oct 03 2014

NYIT Students Surpass the $1 Million Mark in Combined Earnings from Internships

Sep 24 2014

TEDxNYIT: Creating Harmony in a World Experiencing Tectonic Shifts

Sep 19 2014

Dynamic, Radical Solutions Needed: 2014 Cybersecurity Conference Highlights

Sep 19 2014

NYIT Engineering Professor Wins NIH Grant for Robotics Research

Oct 23 2014

“The Year of Turkey 2014” - The Heritage of Turkish Art: Exhibition

Oct 23 2014

Relay for Life Interest Meeting

Oct 23 2014

Jar of Life - Manage Your Time Wisely

Oct 23 2014

Interdisciplinary Studies Career Panel

Oct 23 2014

Prep session for upcoming Hackaton by Juniper Networks/Comcast SDN Software Workshop and Competition

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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