Faculty http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/faculty.html en-us Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:19:50 EDT Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:19:50 EDT 5 Goldilocks Principle Wrong for Particle Assembly: Too Hot & Too Cold is Just Right http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/20/goldilocks-principle-wrong-for-particle-assembly-too-hot-too-cold-is-just-right-.html Microscopic particles that bind under low temperatures will melt as temperatures rise to moderate levels, but re-connect under hotter conditions, a team of NYU scientists has found. Their discovery points to new ways to create “smart materials,” cutting-edge materials that adapt to their environment by taking new forms, and to sharpen the detail of 3D printing. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:53:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/20/goldilocks-principle-wrong-for-particle-assembly-too-hot-too-cold-is-just-right-.html Stop and Frisk Linked with Trauma and Stress, Sociology Study Finds http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/20/stop-and-frisk-linked-with-trauma-and-stress-sociology-study-finds.html Young men stopped and questioned in New York City by police are reporting higher levels of trauma and stress associated with those experiences, particularly when they report that the encounters were intrusive, according to a study led by Amanda Geller, an NYU sociologist. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:49:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/20/stop-and-frisk-linked-with-trauma-and-stress-sociology-study-finds.html Abraham Brody of NYU Named One of Just 12 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars for 2014 http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/abraham-brody-of-nyu-named-one-of-just-12-robert-wood-johnson-foundation-nurse-faculty-scholars-for-2014.html Researcher Studying Community Based Dementia Care Selected for Competitive Program Designed to Advance the Careers of Talented Early Career Nurse Faculty Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:29:59 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/abraham-brody-of-nyu-named-one-of-just-12-robert-wood-johnson-foundation-nurse-faculty-scholars-for-2014.html Cambia Health Foundation Honors New York University Nurse with $180k Sojourns Award http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/cambia-health-foundation-honors-new-york-university-nurse-with-180k-sojourns-award.html NYUCN's Abraham A Brody, RN, Ph.D., GNP-BC, was chosen to receive the award for his work in palliative care. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:08:47 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/cambia-health-foundation-honors-new-york-university-nurse-with-180k-sojourns-award.html Children Understand Familiar Voices Better Than Those of Strangers http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/06/children-understand-familiar-voices-better-than-those-of-strangers.html Familiar voices can improve spoken language processing among school-age children, according to a study by NYU Steinhardt. However, the advantage of hearing a familiar voice only helps children to process and understand words they already know well, not new words that aren’t in their vocabularies. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:56:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/06/children-understand-familiar-voices-better-than-those-of-strangers.html Keeping Your Eyes on the Prize Can Help with Exercise, Psychology Study Finds http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/01/keeping-your-eyes-on-the-prize-can-help-with-exercise.html New research suggests the adage that encourages people to keep their “eyes on the prize” may be on target when it comes to exercise. When walking, staying focused on a specific target ahead can make the distance to it appear shorter and help people walk there faster, NYU psychology researchers have found. Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:30:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/01/keeping-your-eyes-on-the-prize-can-help-with-exercise.html At Dusk & Dawn: Scientists Pinpoint Biological Clock’s Synchronicity http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/30/at-dusk-dawn-scientists-pinpoint-biological-clocks-synchronicity.html Scientists have uncovered how pacemaker neurons are synchronized at dusk and dawn in order to maintain the proper functioning of their biological clocks. Their findings enhance our understanding of how sleep-wake cycles are regulated and offer promise for addressing related afflictions. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:00:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/30/at-dusk-dawn-scientists-pinpoint-biological-clocks-synchronicity.html