New data dashboard reporting street-level flooding in NYC gives government, responders, the public, and researchers real-time information on rising waters

September 1, 2022 Originally published by NYU Tandon.  The application is linked to a growing network of flood sensors that provide user-friendly data via an interactive map to alert users to rising waters in flood-prone areas. New York City Mayor… Continue Reading New data dashboard reporting street-level flooding in NYC gives government, responders, the public, and researchers real-time information on rising waters

NYU researchers partner with FDA to identify biomarkers for stroke rehabilitation

September 29, 2022Originally published by NYU Tandon.  A unique collaboration between the engineering sector (NYU Tandon), the clinical sector (NYU Langone), and the regulatory sector (the U.S. Food and Drug Administration) will bring biomarker data to bear on neurorehabilitation technology.… Continue Reading NYU researchers partner with FDA to identify biomarkers for stroke rehabilitation

With month-long event, Sunset Park gets a “deep dive” into underground infrastructure

September 28, 2022Originally published by NYU Tandon.  Still from “Underground Periscope,” a multi-channel video installation that considers the underground as a living organism by showing underground utilities and infrastructure thereby revealing the complex and often messy  interconnected nature of what lies… Continue Reading With month-long event, Sunset Park gets a “deep dive” into underground infrastructure

Researchers Unveil Data-Driven, Automated Machine-Learning System for Detecting Emerging Public Health Threats

November 4, 2022Originally published by NYU News.  New York University, Carnegie Mellon, and NYC Health experts test and develop new pre-surveillance method. A dire threat to public health can emerge from a huge variety of sources – for example, infectious diseases,… Continue Reading Researchers Unveil Data-Driven, Automated Machine-Learning System for Detecting Emerging Public Health Threats

Complex environments pose complex challenges, but the new director of CUSP thrives on complexity

September 12, 2022 Originally published by NYU Tandon.  Institute Professor Maurizio Porfiri to lead Center for Urban Science and Progress How do animals behave? How do people reach a consensus? How does a pandemic spread? What drives gun purchases? What… Continue Reading Complex environments pose complex challenges, but the new director of CUSP thrives on complexity

Capstone projects from Tandon’s Center for Urban Science + Progress result in data-driven policy recommendations and real-world solutions

August 29, 2022Originally published by NYU Tandon.  Each year, NYU Tandon’s Center for Urban Science + Progress (CUSP) invites government agencies, private-sector companies, non-profit organizations, think tanks, and academics from schools all over the world to submit project proposals and then collaborate with graduate-student… Continue Reading Capstone projects from Tandon’s Center for Urban Science + Progress result in data-driven policy recommendations and real-world solutions