New Jersey

  • Earth Day, N.J.: How Princeton research is pursuing a sustainable future with the help of government and industry

    Friday, Apr 22, 2022
    by Denise Valenti, Office of Communications

    When it comes to understanding and protecting the environment, New Jersey provides fertile ground for Princeton University researchers. The state’s four geological regions and its mix of urban, rural and suburban communities allow Princeton faculty, staff and students to develop environmental and climate solutions on their home turf that address an array of global concerns.

  • Provost Prentice honored in 2022 ROI-NJ Influencers: Women in Business list

    Wednesday, Mar 30, 2022
    by Jonathan Garaffa

    Deborah Prentice, provost of Princeton University and the Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs, has been honored in ROI-NJ’s ROI Influencers: Women in Business 2022 list. According to ROI-NJ, the Women in Business list was compiled to prove that New Jersey is “overflowing with qualified female leaders who are ready, willing and eager” to serve in top leadership roles.

    As provost, Prentice has been a leader in the University’s research partnership and innovation efforts.

  • Fisch receives funding for ‘unlikely but fantastic’ clean energy technology

    Thursday, Mar 10, 2022
    by Liz Fuller-Wright, Office of Communications

    Mention fusion energy, and people around here will think of the breakthroughs happening at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) in fusing — combining — the nuclei of hydrogen isotopes. But there are other kinds of fusion power, including one long shot that just got a big boost from the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E).

  • Hultmark team honored at 42nd Annual Edison Patent Awards

    Thursday, Mar 10, 2022
    by Jonathan Garaffa

    Marcus Hultmark, associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, and his colleagues Clayton Byers, Yuyang Fan and Matthew Fu, received a 2021 Edison Patent Award from the Research and Development Council of New Jersey (RDNJ). The Council presented thirteen awards to New Jersey inventors and companies to honor the year’s best patented innovations.

  • Tech pioneers to headline Engage 2021 conference on innovation and entrepreneurship

    Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021
    by Molly Sharlach

    Engage 2021, Princeton’s second annual innovation and entrepreneurship conference, will be held online Dec. 1 and 2. The conference, which is free and open to everyone, offers opportunities to learn about, and catalyze, the transformation of discoveries into innovations that benefit society — from biomedicine and clean energy to wireless, cryptocurrency and quantum computing.

  • Nanotech invention with potential to shrink industrial sensor costs wins New Jersey patent award

    Monday, Nov 1, 2021
    by CEFR Staff

    Hultmark and team latest from Princeton to be recognized with award from R & D Council of New Jersey 

    Princeton University and a team of inventors led by Professor Marcus Hultmark have won a 2021 Edison Patent Award from the Research and Development Council of New Jersey. The award-winning invention could have a big impact on the many industries that rely on sensors.


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