Students with academic year fellowships presented their research posters.

NJSGC Poster Session 2016

Students with academic year fellowships presented their research posters.

Angelique McFarlane

Angelique McFarlane shows her research to Dr. Haim Baruh and a fellow student - April 2016 Poster Session.

Kelly Brothers - astronauts honored

NASA Astronaut Twins

Captains Mark Kelly and Scott Kelly, twin brothers who served as NASA astronauts, were honored by West Orange, N.J.

Ryan Amable

Ryan Amable

Sudden Ionicspheric Disturbances, Union County College - NJSGC Poster Session - May 2015

NJSGC 2015 Summer Students

NJSGC Summer 2015

Students presented at 2015 Summer Research Conference.

Juan Soto and Regina Hodges

Juan Soto and Regina Hodges

Methionine Synthase is Accelerated in Peas, NJSGC Poster Session 2014

Sarah Kessler - NJSGC Poster Session 2015

Sarah Kessler

K-means Clustering as a Tool for Modeling the Martian Surface - NJSGC Poster Session May 2015

NJSGC Summer Research Conference - group photo

NJSGC Annual 2014 Summer Research Conference

Summer research fellows gave presentations and displayed posters of their research in August 2014.

Jullian Rivera

Jullian Rivera

Investigating Venus, Rutgers University - NJSGC Summer Research Conference Poster - August 2014

Astronaut Dominic L. Gorie participates in a training session in the crew

Astronaut Dominic Gorie

Astronaut Dominic L. Gorie participates in training session in crew compartment trainer in Space Vehicle Mockup Facility

Tatyana Fedorenko: Deployable Structures used for Modified Satellites, Poster Session 2014

Tatyana Fedorenko

Deployable Structures used for Modified Satellites, NJSGC Poster Session 2014

Christina Alecci

Christina Alecci

Challenges in the Development of Knee Implants for Space Applications, Poster Session April 2012

Amy Applegate

Amy Applegate

NJSGC Fellowship student presented Creation of Partially Polarized Light, Poster Session April 2013

NJSGC Poster Session 2012

Student Academic Year Poster Session 2012

Group photo of students who presented posters at Rutgers University on April 27, 2012

oldest recorded supernova

Oldest Recorded SuperNova

Data from four space telescopes created a multi-wavelength view of all that remains of RCW 86.

Contact Information

Director: Haim Baruh, Ph.D.
Phone: 848-445-3680

Program Coordinator:
Joseph S. Miles
Phone: 201-216-8964

Main Office (and mailing address):
School of Engineering
Room A-242B
Rutgers University
98 Brett Road, Piscataway NJ 08854
Phone: 848-445-3680
Fax: 732-445-3124 


Branch Office:
Stevens Institute of Technology
Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Burchard Building: B-107
Castle Point on Hudson
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: 201-216-8964 

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  • Rock-SAT-C 2016 Rocket Launch


    The team constructed a sounding rocket payload utilizing a pressure sensor to measure turbulent and laminar air flow over the nosecone of the rocket. Learn more.

  • NASA Astronaut Twins Honored in New Jersey

    Kelly Brothers

    Captain Mark Kelly and Captain Scott Kelly, twin brothers who have served with distinction in the U.S. Merchant Marines, in the U.S. Navy, and as NASA astronauts, were honored by their home town of West Orange, N.J., on May, 19, 2016. Learn more.

  • Annual Poster Session 2016


    Our annual academic year fellowship poster session was on Friday, April 15, 2016, at the Busch Campus Student Center, Rutgers University.

    See photos.

  • Affiliate Meeting 2016

    2016 Affliate Meeting NJSGC

    NJSGC Annual Affiliate Meeting was held at Rutgers University on April 15.

    See photos.

  • NJ Space Grant Team at Rock-SAT-C 2015

    NJ Space Grant team

    Read about the NJSGC team that constructed a rocket payload, brought it to Wallops Island, Virginia and launched it approximately 75 miles into space on Thursday June 25th, 2015. See photos and video.

  • Student Poster Session 2015

    Emily Lopez

    Student Poster Session 2015 was held at Rutgers on Friday, May 1, 2015. Students presented their research and show their posters.
    See photos.

  • Summer Research Conference 2015

    Robert Gelosa

    On Friday, August 7 students presented research at Rutgers University, Cook Student Center.
    See photos.

  • 2014 Summer Research Conference

    Emily Lopez

    On Friday, August 1, students gathered at Rutgers to show their research projects as part of 2014 Summer Research Conference. See photos.

  • 2012 Regional Meeting

    Ethan and Mark at Regional meeting

    2012 Mid-Atlantic Regional Space Grant Meeting included presentations by Prof. Haim Baruh on annual consortium update and by members of one of New Jersey's programs, the Rock-SAT-C program.  See photos.

  • Mid-Atlantic Region Space Grant Director's Meeting

    Princeton, New Jersey, November 2-4, 2011
    Participants at Nassau Inn in Princeton, New Jersey

Latest Announcements

Applications for Academic Year and Graduate fellowships are now available.

Space Grant Alumni Group on LinkedIn

diversity workshop

NJSGC sponsors successful workshop on diversity and inclusion for graduate students. On Friday, April 22, 2016, the workshop called “Diversity and Inclusion: Passport to Success for Graduate Students and PostDocs” was held at Rutgers University. Learn more.

NJSGC fellow Matthew Frenkel’s research makes cover page of the Journal of Polymer Physics: see article and see cover page.

Best Paper Award: William Joyce, a Rutgers junior undergraduate recipient of a NASA / New Jersey Space Grant Consortium Fellowship, and Dr. James Luxhoj co-authored a paper that was selected for the Best Paper Award in the Systems Engineering and Design Track and the upcoming Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC) in May 2016.

Our successful community college program: Meet Sarah Schneider of Middlesex County College. See video.

Researching summer at Rowan: This NJSGC-supported program drew more than 120 undergraduate students to the Rowan University campus to conduct research for five to 10 weeks in departments as diverse as Chemistry and Biochemistry and Psychology.
Read more.

STEM Project Plants Seeds of Inspiration in Local School: This summer, as part of a NJSGC fellowship, Rhiannon Long of Brookdale Community College decided to show off the creativity and real-world impact of engineering by building an interactive aquaponic system for use in the Neptune, NJ, Middle School. Read more.

Ed Twomey announced the publication of these papers that were in part funded by NJSGC:

See more projects funded in part by NJSGC.