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January 22, 2018
Jean-Luc Ayitou , assistant professor of chemistry at Illinois Tech, has won the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation,...Read more
December 14, 2017
Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) announced today that professor Mohammad Shahidehpour has been named a 2017 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI...Read more
October 16, 2017
Illinois Institute of Technology announced today that it will host the 2017 Darsh T. Wasan Lecture: “Global Climate Change and U.S. Interests: What We Know. What We Expect...Read more
November 28, 2016
Illinois Tech College of Science Assistant Professor of Computer Science Dong (Kevin) Jin has been named a recipient of an Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)...Read more
February 8, 2016
Mohammad Shahidehpour, Bodine Chair Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, director of the Robert W. Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation, and associate...Read more
October 14, 2015
The war on climate change is heading indoors. Illinois Institute of Technology and Elevate Energy , a nonprofit organization that designs and implements energy efficient...Read more
November 25, 2014
Ben Stark, professor of biology and associate dean for research at Illinois Institute of Technology, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement...Read more
August 1, 2014
Researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory and the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) were awarded $2 million over the course of two...Read more
April 23, 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) won first prize among small institutions in the agency’s first Campus...Read more
August 6, 2012
Higher Education for Development (HED), with funding support from the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific...Read more
June 14, 2012
Illinois Institute of Technology’s Armour College of Engineering is pleased to announce that Leon Shaw will join the university as the Rowe Family Endowed Chair in...Read more
February 15, 2012
Illinois Institute of Technology is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering Matthew Peet has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF)...Read more
July 20, 2011
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) celebrated the installation of Chicago's first research-based advanced wind turbine at a ribbon-cutting ceremony today on the...Read more
September 20, 2010
The U.S. Small Business Administration today announced the award of up to $600K to Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), and its Stuart School of Business, in collaboration...Read more
April 21, 2010
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) has received the Princeton Review's highest "green" rating among universities in Illinois, tied with University of Illinois at Urbana-...Read more
April 8, 2010
The US Department of Energy announced today that Illinois Institute of Technology has received $5 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding to support a total...Read more
March 19, 2010
On April 21-22, engineering, government, non-profit and business leaders from across the United States and abroad, as well as local high school and college students, will...Read more
February 16, 2010
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Galvin Electricity Initiative, S&C Electric Company, and Intelligent Power Solutions, LLC are pleased to announce that the first...Read more
October 16, 2009
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu has announced new investments in three university-led wind energy research facilities that will enhance the United States’ leadership role in...Read more
September 28, 2009
Henry R. Linden, an icon at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) and global authority in energy research and policy, passed away on September 13, 2009 at the age of 87. An...Read more
September 10, 2009
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) announced today a $120 million statewide initiative to speed the adoption of the Smart Grid in Illinois. IIT is leading the Illinois...Read more
December 3, 2008
An agreement aiding in the advancement of research and development of hybrid and electric vehicle technology was formed Monday, November 17, between University Technology...Read more
November 20, 2008
A ground-breaking approach to electricity distribution and management will provide the long-awaited blueprint needed to eliminate power outages, incorporate renewable energy...Read more
November 11, 2008
Dr. Hamid Arastoopour, Henry R. Linden Professor at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Armour College of Engineering, has been appointed as the first director of the IIT...Read more
March 3, 2008
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) today announces the formation of the Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER) that will be the foundation of a campus-...Read more
February 1, 2008
Haiti Outreach Student Chapter at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) is embarking on the design and implementation of a new water distribution system for the town of...Read more