Dr. Michael Bruno Discusses Oil Rig Disaster on CNBC's Squawk on the Street

Dr. Michael S. Bruno, Dean of Stevens Institute of Technology's Schaefer School of Engineering and Science, was a guest on CNBC's Squawk on the Street on May 4. Bruno discussed his thoughts on the recent Deepwater Horizon drilling rig that caught fire and sank in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Hoboken, NJ (Vocus) May 5, 2010

Dr. Michael S. Bruno, Dean of Stevens Institute of Technology's Schaefer School of Engineering and Science, was a guest on CNBC's Squawk on the Street on May 4. Bruno discussed his thoughts on the recent Deepwater Horizon drilling rig that caught fire and sank in the Gulf of Mexico.

This massive-scale oil spill originates from a deepwater oil well and is discharging astounding amounts of crude oil into the ocean each day. Experts from around the world have offered opinions as to the most effective and efficient solutions to control this disaster.

As a renowned maritime researcher, Bruno will offer his insights regarding the potential technological solutions to this very complex problem.

To view the clip, please visit http://www.cnbc.com/id/15840232?video=1484953057&play=1

About Stevens Institute of Technology

Founded in 1870 and celebrating 140 Years of Innovation, Stevens Institute of Technology, The Innovation University, is one of the leading technological universities in the world dedicated to learning and research. Through its broad-based curricula, nurturing of creative inventiveness, and cross disciplinary research, the Institute is at the forefront of global challenges in engineering, science, and technology management. Partnerships and collaboration between, and among, business, industry, government and other universities contribute to the enriched environment of the Institute. A new model for technology commercialization in academe, known as Technogenesis®, involves external partners in launching business enterprises to create broad opportunities and shared value.

Stevens offers baccalaureates, master’s and doctoral degrees in engineering, science, computer science and management, in addition to a baccalaureate degree in the humanities and liberal arts, and in business and technology. The university has a total enrollment of 2,234 undergraduate and 3,700 graduate students with more than 400 faculty. Stevens’ graduate programs have attracted international participation from China, India, Southeast Asia, Europe and Latin America. Additional information may be obtained from its web page at http://www.stevens.edu.

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