New York University Tandon School of Engineering
#135 Overall Influence

New York University Tandon School of Engineering

School of New York University

About This School

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The New York University Tandon School of Engineering is the engineering and applied sciences school of New York University. Tandon is the second oldest private engineering and technology school in the United States. The school dates back to 1854 when its predecessor institutions, the University of the City of New York School of Civil Engineering and Architecture and the Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute, were founded. The school was renamed in 2015 in honor of NYU Trustees Chandrika and Ranjan Tandon following their donation of $100 million to the school.

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#46 World Rank #38 USA Rank
Social Work
#56 World Rank #41 USA Rank
Engineering
#57 World Rank #50 USA Rank
Communications
#67 World Rank #42 USA Rank
Computer Science
#92 World Rank #77 USA Rank
Business
#102 World Rank #53 USA Rank
Economics
#103 World Rank #55 USA Rank
Biology
#107 World Rank #40 USA Rank
Philosophy
#121 World Rank #45 USA Rank
Chemistry
#132 World Rank #48 USA Rank
Physics
#141 World Rank #85 USA Rank
Psychology
#182 World Rank #70 USA Rank
Mathematics
#247 World Rank #87 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#268 World Rank #139 USA Rank
Law
#283 World Rank #126 USA Rank
Sociology
#303 World Rank #152 USA Rank
Medical
#332 World Rank #182 USA Rank
History
#415 World Rank #208 USA Rank
Political Science
#441 World Rank #222 USA Rank
Education
#490 World Rank #356 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#714 World Rank #278 USA Rank
Literature
#727 World Rank #438 USA Rank
Nursing
#824 World Rank #343 USA Rank
Anthropology
#994 World Rank #499 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are New York University Tandon School of Engineering's Most influential alumni?

New York University Tandon School of Engineering's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Engineering, and Communications. New York University Tandon School of Engineering’s most academically influential people include Robert Anton Wilson, Alfred P. Sloan, and Martin Edward Hellman.

Robert Anton Wilson
Robert Anton Wilson

American author

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Alfred P. Sloan
Alfred P. Sloan

American businessman

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Martin Edward Hellman
Martin Edward Hellman

American cryptographer

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David Greenglass
David Greenglass

Atomic spy for the Soviet Union

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Gertrude B. Elion
Gertrude B. Elion

American biochemist and pharmacologist

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Jacob Bekenstein
Jacob Bekenstein

Mexican-Israeli physicist

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John C. Malone

American businessman and philanthropist

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Minoru Yamasaki
Minoru Yamasaki

American architect

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Fortunato de la Peña
Fortunato de la Peña

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Judea Pearl
Judea Pearl

Computer scientist

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Mario Cardullo

American inventor

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Dennis Tito
Dennis Tito

American businessman

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