NYIT Receives $1.2 Million in Federal EDA Funding for ETIC Facility! U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten E. Gillibrand and Congressman Steve Israel today announced over $1 million in federal funding for the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) School of Engineering and Computing Sciences in Old Westbury. The funding is being used to establish an Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC), expected to create 65 jobs and save 6 jobs. The funding is being awarded by...Read more.
New York Institute of Technology has received a $230,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to purchase a direct current/radio frequency (DC/RF) sputtering system to support multi-disciplinary research on medical sensors, micro power generators, miniaturized flexible tag antennas, and bioengineering applications and implementations.
“This grant represents a number of firsts for our university—it is the first NSF Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) grant that NYIT has received, and we will house it in the very first clean room to be fabricated in Nassau County,” said Rahmat Shoureshi, Ph.D., provost and vice president for academic affairs at NYIT.