Research News

June 20, 2018 12:15PM - Rochester Institute of Technology is hosting seven federally funded research programs this summer, the most of any college in New York state. More than 50 undergraduate students from around the country are in Rochester to try their hand at research as part of the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program through the...
June 18, 2018 9:00AM - Dhireesha Kudithipudi and Christopher Kanan are professors with different kinds of students. Their classrooms are labs, and the students are high-tech computers they are "teaching to think." Kudithipudi, a professor of computer engineering, and Kanan, an assistant professor of imaging science, are part of a growing group of  RIT researchers working in...
June 4, 2018 2:13PM - Rochester Institute of Technology engineering students and faculty traveled to Cali, Colombia, on May 28 to deliver and show residents how to use a new solar-powered 3D printing system they developed. The team, overseen by Associate Professor Marcos Esterman, worked with partners from the Universidad Autónoma de Occidente (UAO) throughout the...
May 16, 2018 3:03PM - Jing Zhang, a faculty member at Rochester Institute of Technology, received a prestigious CAREER award from the National Science Foundation for work to develop new, highly efficient ultraviolet light sources. Devices Zhang's research group is creating have the potential to demonstrate that a deeper, fairly unrealized range of the ultraviolet (UV) light...
May 8, 2018 4:06PM - Rochester Institute of Technology alumnus and trustee Frank Sklarsky and his family have made a gift to Saunders College of Business that will benefit students for years to come.   The endowed gift helps support costs associated with the Sklarsky Center for Business Analytics, a 800-square-foot space to the right of the...
May 4, 2018 12:54PM - University Communications is highlighting a few members of the Class of 2018. See more commencement news at rit.edu/news/commencement. Nathan Raw considers himself an expert at providing simple answers to complex questions, thanks to the undergraduate research he has done at RIT's Saunders College of Business. He also believes that his immersion into...
April 25, 2018 3:09PM - Shipwrecks, invasive species and industrial production are just a few topics of Lake Ontario researched by Rochester Institute of Technology students, with their findings on display until mid-May at the Port of Rochester terminal building, 1000 N. River St., in Charlotte. The displayed posters and "zines," miniature magazines available for visitors, are...
April 25, 2018 2:34PM - Art lovers who are deaf or hard-of-hearing soon will have access to a deeper, richer museum experience, thanks to Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf. The college is launching a mobile app to be used in its Dyer Arts Center that provides content in various forms, including...