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May 24, 2013: Commencement and the Class of 2013, awards and recognition, a giant Rubik's Cube®, Alumni Hall of Fame inductees, IST collaboration agreement, a new LRC home lighting site, and more. (3:03)

Inside Rensselaer

News and information about the people, programs, and events at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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2013
Inside Rensselaer: May 10, 2013
Video (YouTube - 3 min 09 sec)

The 2013 Commencement Colloquy, student astronomy research on Capitol Hill, Relay for Life pics, a new MS in Business Analytics, a supercomputing speed record, faculty news and accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: April 26, 2013
Video (YouTube - 2 min 31 sec)

Gamefest 2013, a new director of CBIS, Motorsport's FSAE competition car, Engineers Without Borders in Panama, honor society inductees, a CAREER award, GM Week, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: April 12, 2013
Video (YouTube - 3 min 1 sec)

The 207th Commencement speaker and honorands, a Canstruction competition winner, using nanobiotechnology to kill listeria, a new Center for Sustainable Urban Freight Systems, new degree programs, a telescope upgrade, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: March 29, 2013
Video (YouTube - 2 min 58 sec)

Researching our cellular highways, a record number of applications, Earth Week festival, program rankings, MOOCs, Exploring Engineering Day, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: March 15, 2013
Video (YouTube - 2 min 21 sec)

Doctoral student Ming Ma's brighter, more energy efficient LEDs win the Lemelson-Rensselaer Student Prize, an interactive performance by Arts and Architecture students, Lally business plan winners, events, Wellness Day, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: March 1, 2013
Video (YouTube - 3 min 15 sec)

Faculty awards, grants, accolades and recognition, Lemelson-Rensselaer Student Prize finalists, using light to control cell clustering, video games making names, Spring Career Fair, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: February 15, 2013
Video (YouTube - 2 min 51 sec)

An IBM Watson system coming to Rensselaer, President Jackson speaks to Congress, an Intel Science Talent Search finalist, a gift to the School of Architecture, RPI Spirit Day, Black Family Technology Awareness Day, the Big Red Freakout Ice House, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: February 1, 2013
Video (YouTube - 2 min 45 sec)

New works from Laurie Anderson at EMPAC, Prof. Schwendeman named head of Mathematical Sciences, Shark Tank's Daymond John coming to campus, the CCPD Spring Career Fair, LRC's 25th anniversary, Black Family Technology Awareness Day, Union events, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: January 18, 2013
Video (YouTube - 2 min 44 sec)

The second annual RPI Spirit Day, "smart lighting" on campus, astrobiology news, a holiday concert, social media research, expanded hours for Evelyn's café, the Big Red Freakout Icehouse, and more.

2012
Inside Rensselaer: December 14, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 7 sec)

Shawn-Yu Lin a fellow of the AAAS, Joyce McLaughlin a fellow of the AMS, a holiday concert at EMPAC, antibodies against Alzheimer's, battling brittle bones, student accolades and awards, a telethon for Sandy's victims, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: November 30, 2012
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A Navy ROTC Midshipman receives a national award, President Jackson is inducted into the Royal Academy of Engineering, an international data sharing collaboration, National Football League scouts are active, breakthrough biomedical research, a new research center launched, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: November 9, 2012
Video (YouTube - 2 min 58 sec)

Prof. Jim Hendler receives Strata's first "Big Data" award, a new LRC study offers hope for sleep-deprived teens, 2012 Honors Convocation, Family Weekend, a visit from Gov. Cuomo, National Manufacturing Day, accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: October 26, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 54 sec)

"Nanospace" debuts online, a major new research center is launched, Homecoming and Reunion, a new lab is opened, faculty appointments, new books, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: September 28, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 33 sec)

The Rensselaer Entrepreneur of the Year, Institute rankings, ratings, and celebrations, educational science kits for high school, awards, accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: October 12, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 19 sec)

A new ITWS director is named, Family Weekend, faculty appointments, video card supercomputing, destroying a levee, awards, a new catering option, events, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: September 28, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 33 sec)

The Rensselaer Entrepreneur of the Year, Institute rankings, ratings, and celebrations, educational science kits for high school, awards, accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: August 31, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 32 sec)

The Class of 2016 arrives, Engineering named one of the best, a new stem cell research lab, ultra-thin graphene batteries, summer at RPI, awards, accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: June 15, 2012
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A new provost is named, the Chasan building is renovated, solar power technology licensing, faculty awards, new Trustees, Commencement 2012, RPI Guardian, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: May 25, 2012
Video (YouTube - 2 min 50 sec)

In this issue: Rensselaer's 206th Commencement, sustainable housing from a 20-foot shipping container, new dept. heads, faculty awards, an artist-in-residence, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: May 11, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 52 sec)

In this issue: The engineering of Fenway Park, a new director for LINAC, a department name change, faculty awards and accolades, Habitat for Humanity, Relay for Life, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Apr. 27, 2012
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In this issue: the new Center for Communication, Cognition, and Culture, faculty and alumnus awards and accolades, community service activities, medical imaging and cell research, campus events, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Apr. 13, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 57 sec)

In this issue: Political activism takes center stage during Grand Marshal Week, Commencement speaker and honorands, a Town Hall meeting report, awards, accolades, events, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Mar. 30, 2012
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In this issue: a record total of applications, neutrino research results, a surprising cancer connection, cheaper, nimbler satellites, awards, accolades, events and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Mar. 16, 2012
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In this issue: The 2012 Lemelson-MIT Rensselaer Student Prize winner, the innovative Dimesimeter, student inventions, awards and accolades, the Spring Career Fair, upcoming events, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Mar. 2, 2012
Video (YouTube - 3 min 06 sec)

In this issue: Architecture students' design concepts on exhibit, controlling protein function with nanotechnology, graphene research, implantable wireless sensors, events, awards, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Feb. 17, 2012
Video (YouTube - 2 min 51 sec)

Faculty and student awards, a "virtual operating room", NYSERDA recognition, a new major in sustainability studies, international study opportunities, events, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Feb. 3, 2012
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In this issue: A $2 million NIH grant, a new head of physics, applied physics, and astronomy, faculty accolades, campus events, bacteria research, graphene foam, ancient tobacco use, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Jan. 20, 2012
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In this issue: a new program head of Nuclear Engineering, faculty awards and accolades, nanowiggles, thermal nanomaterials, a new method to design antibodies, upcoming events, and more.

2011
Inside Rensselaer: Dec. 9, 2011
Video (YouTube - 3 min 32 sec)

In this issue: the Fall Town Meeting, a key discovery about the early atmosphere, several student awards, EMPAC commissions, international cuisine on campus, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Nov. 18, 2011
Video (YouTube - 3 min 22 sec)

In this issue: "Sweet spots" for the formation of organic molecules in the galaxy, graphene nanoelectronics moves a step closer to reality, the 2011 Honors Convocation, a major solar energy conference, the Swing Syndicate dance studio opens, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Nov. 4, 2011
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In this issue: a Rensselaer alumnus receives national recognition, a new way to make better heparin, Reunion and Homecoming weekend, a new home for Phi Sigma Kappa, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Oct. 21, 2011
Video (YouTube - 4 min 30 sec)

In this issue: a complex carbohydrate biopolymer sequenced for the first time, a new AVP for research, the largest-ever nanoscale gold superlattice, appointments and accolades, lighting innovations, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Oct. 7, 2011
Video (YouTube - 4 min 54 sec)

In this issue: faculty, staff, and student awards and achievements, hurricane disaster relief efforts, summer education programs, a supercomputing conference, new grad student housing, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Sept. 23, 2011
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In this issue: a new supercomputer for the CCNI; a new director of the Rensselaer Union; using nanoblades for hydrogen storage; faculty accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: Sept. 9, 2011
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In this issue: several faculty recognitions, a new VP for student life, the science of opinions, bone density research, the opening of Moe's Southwest Grill, and highlights from the incoming student NRB orientation programs.

Inside Rensselaer: Aug. 26, 2011
Video (YouTube - 8 min 23 sec)

It's been a busy summer here at Rensselaer - three new deans were appointed, a new research center was established, bacteria were launched into space, and a whole lot more.

Inside Rensselaer: June 17, 2011
Video (YouTube - 4 min 23 sec)

It's the last episode of the semester! Meet the five alumni to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. Learn about one of the recipients of a graduate research award from the NSF. See commencement pics, faculty accolades, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: May 27, 2011
Video (YouTube - 4 min 04 sec)

The Commencement Issue: see how this year's ceremony is "green" and learn who won all the big awards. Also, new research about the global cooling and about radiation exposure. And RPI students excel at Earth wall design.

Inside Rensselaer: May 13, 2011
Video (YouTube - 4 min 06 sec)

Learn who the new dean of the Lally School will be, take in scenes from the Relay for Life, see the latest faculty member to win a CAREER award, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: April 29, 2011
Video (YouTube - 3 min 21 sec)

Watch the students fly without wings, hear from the new co-director of the gaming program, see the happy owner of a class ring lost over 50 years ago, and more.

Inside Rensselaer: April 15, 2011
Video (YouTube - 4 min 36 sec)

Watch the student-built all-electric car, the beginnings of the green roof, scenes from the spring break Habitat for Humanity trip, and more.

Inside Rensselaer Vol. 5, No. 6 (April 1, 2011)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 5, No. 5 (March 18, 2011)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 5, No. 4 (March 4, 2011)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 5, No. 3 (February 18, 2011)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 5, No. 2 (February 4, 2011)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 5, No. 1 (January 21, 2011)
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2010
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 19 (December 10, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 18 (November 19, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 17 (November 5, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 16 (October 22, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 15 (October 8, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 13 (September 10, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 12 (August 27, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 10 (May 28, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 9 (May 14, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 8 (April 30, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 7 (April 16, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 6 (April 2, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 5 (March 19, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 4 (March 5, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 3 (February 19, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 2 (February 5, 2010)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 4, No. 1 (January 22, 2010)
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2009
Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 13 (November 20, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 12 (November 6, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 11 (October 23, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 10 (October 9, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 9 (September 25, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 7 (August 28, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 6 (June 12, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 4 (April 10, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 3 (March 13, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 2 (February 13, 2009)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 3, No. 1 (January 16, 2009)
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2008
Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 20 (December 5, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 19 (November 14, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 18 (October 31, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 17 (October 17, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 16 (October 3, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 15 (September 19, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 14 (September 5, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 13 (August 22, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 12 (August 8, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 11 (July 7, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 10 (June 6, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 8 (May 2, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 7 (April 18, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 6 (April 4, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 5 (March 21, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 4 (February 28, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 3 (February 14, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 2 (January 31, 2008)
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Inside Rensselaer Vol. 2, No. 1 (January 17, 2008)
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Rensselaer Research Review

(Archive) Rensselaer’s online research magazine, covering recent investigations, discoveries and innovation.

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2007–2010
Rensselaer Research Review (Fall/Winter 2010)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Spring/Summer 2010)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Winter 2009-10)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Fall, 2009)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Summer, 2009)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Spring, 2009)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Winter, 2008-09)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Spring, 2008)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Fall, 2007)
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Rensselaer Research Review (Summer, 2007)
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Campus Cache
2010
Campus Cache (February 25, 2010)
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  • Casey Hoffman (Mechancal, Aerospace, & Nuclear Eng.), Lemelson-Rensselaer Student Prize Finalist, discusses innovations in composites manufacturing.

Campus Cache (February 24, 2010)
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  • Javad Rafiee (Mechancal, Aerospace, & Nuclear Eng.), Lemelson-Rensselaer Student Prize Finalist, discusses using graphene as a material for hydrogen storage.

Campus Cache (February 23, 2010)
Audio (MP3 - 9 min 11 sec)
  • Jiuru Xu (Physics), Lemelson-Rensselaer Student Prize Finalist, discusses polarization matching in white LEDS.

Campus Cache (January 28, 2010)
Audio (MP3 - 7 min 37 sec)
  • An interview with Genericon coordinator Evan Minto '14.

2009
Campus Cache (October 28, 2009)
Audio (MP3 - 10 min 59 sec)
  • An interview with David Rosowsky, Dean of Engineering.

Campus Cache (September 28, 2009)
Audio (MP3 - 6 min 46 sec)
  • An interview with Relay For Life student organizers Adam Gold '10 and Chelsey Hochmuth '11.

Campus Cache (September 18, 2009)
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  • An interview with Paul Marthers, Vice President of Enrollment, and Dean, Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions.

Campus Cache (August 17, 2009)
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  • An interview with NASA astronaut candidate Gregory R. Wiseman ’97.
Campus Cache (June 9, 2009)
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Campus Cache (May 20, 2009)
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Campus Cache (May 4, 2009)
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