Research News

May 9, 2017 9:59AM - Rochester Institute of Technology's Center for Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity (MAGIC) announced the winners of the first-ever New York State Game Development Challenge at an event on May 8, at The Strong in Rochester, N.Y. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul and RIT President Bill Destler were on hand to help announce...
April 28, 2017 10:10AM - The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program has rewarded the exceptional efforts of two Rochester Institute of Technology students. The NSF program provides awards to outstanding graduate students pursuing research in science and engineering. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship will provide three-year, $34,000 annual stipends to Larwan Berke and Brendan John,...
April 27, 2017 4:27PM - RIT is advancing interactive medical technologies to help people dealing with addiction, anger management and violent behavior directed at their family and intimate partners. These digital tools can teach coping skills and keep clients focused on recovery. Avatars like RITa and RITchie are a new kind of digital therapy that gives RIT's...
April 20, 2017 11:38AM - Rochester Institute of Technology student William Marmor will present his undergraduate research at the Posters on the Hill event in Washington, D.C., April 25-26. Marmor, of Sugar Loaf, N.Y., is senior biomedical sciences major in RIT's College of Health Sciences and Technology. His poster, "Transforming the Undergraduate Lab Experience at Two- and...
April 19, 2017 2:40PM - Rochester Institute of Technology's Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (CUE) is offering a series of free events and workshops for current or aspiring business owners seeking insight into understanding the market environment....
April 17, 2017 2:33PM - Dr. Geoffrey Ling, former assistant director for medical innovation for the Obama administration and an expert in researching and developing technology for war-wounded veterans, is the keynote speaker for Rochester Institute of Technology's Effective Access Technology Conference on April...
April 11, 2017 1:15PM - Images taken by NASA's New Horizons mission on its way to Pluto, and now the Kuiper Belt, have given scientists an unexpected tool for measuring the brightness of all the galaxies in the universe, said a Rochester Institute of Technology researcher in a paper published this week in Nature Communications. In the...
April 6, 2017 10:12AM - Rochester Institute of Technology honored researchers who served as principal investigators on active awards in fiscal year 2016 at an April 5 reception. Also recognized were the 18 recipients of Seed Funding Awards and 11 new inductees in RIT's PI Millionaires. RIT investigators' efforts led to a record $73 million in research funding...