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December 12, 2019

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute students Justin Hubbard ’22, Mark Muscara ’22, Ronak Patel ’22, and Emmanuel Sylvester ’21 have been named University Innovation Fellows by the Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford University.

December 11, 2019

In a special episode of Why Not Change the World? The RPI Podcast, two prominent inventors — who also happen to be Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute alumni — look to the future and offer their advice on how to prepare for it.

December 10, 2019

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have been working diligently to find and harness a quasiparticle that has a quantum degree of freedom, an essential property needed to advance quantum computing and quantum information storage.

December 5, 2019

Tong Zhang, a professor of electrical, computer, and systems engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been elevated to IEEE Fellow, effective January 1, 2020.

December 4, 2019

On the newest episode of Why Not Change the World? The RPI Podcast, two leading engineers reflect on what drew them to the field and how it can be used to change the world.



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Founded in 1824, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is America’s first technological research university. Rensselaer encompasses five schools, 32 research centers, more than 145 academic programs, and a dynamic community made up of more than 7,900 students and more than 100,000 living alumni. Rensselaer faculty and alumni include more than 145 National Academy members, six members of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, six National Medal of Technology winners, five National Medal of Science winners, and a Nobel Prize winner in Physics. With nearly 200 years of experience advancing scientific and technological knowledge, Rensselaer remains focused on addressing global challenges with a spirit of ingenuity and collaboration.