Contact Information

Jon Longtin, Ph.D., P.E.
Department of Mechanical Engineering
135 Light Engineering Bldg.
State University of New York at Stony Brook Stony Brook, NY 11794-2300
(631) 632-9436 (tel)
(631) 632-8544 (fax)

Industrial Visitors

Stony Brook provides a wealth of resources and opportunities to work with your company, particularly if located in the State of New York, including consulting services, co-advising of graduate students, collaboration on funding proposals, and a wealth of other opportunities. For more information, please contact Jon Longtin or visit the Stony Brook SPIR (Strategic Program for Industrial Resurgence) home page.

Directions to Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University is situated on an 1,100 acre site on the north shore of Long Island in southeastern New York. We are approximately 60 miles east of New York City. The GPS Coordinates of the Engineering Building are:

By Car

From New York City, take the Long Island Expressway (LIE, I-495) eastbound from the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Manhattan or the Throgs Neck Bridge or Whitestone Bridge in Queens to exit 62, and follow Nicolls Road (Route 97) north for 9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left.

By Train

Take the Long Island Railroad's Port Jefferson line from Penn Station in Manhattan to Stony Brook. The LIRR station is at the north end of the campus; bus service to the central campus is provided. Trains to and from Penn Station generally require a transfer at either Jamaica or Huntington. Hicksville is also a transfer point on some lines.

By Ferry

Car ferries cross Long Island Sound at Bridgeport, Connecticut to Port Jefferson, Long Island Take Route 25A West to Nicolls Road (about 4 miles), and turn left on Nicolls Road. The University entrances are the first three intersections that you come to. From New London, Connecticut to Orient Point, Long Island take Route 25A west to Nicolls Road and proceed as above.

By Plane

Long Island's Islip-MacArthur Airport is 16 miles from the campus and is serviced by direct flights by major airlines and commuter lines. New York City Area Airports (JFK, LaGuardia and Newark) are 50 miles to the west.

Driving directions to Stony Brook University from Islip-MacArthur Airport: exit the airport via Johnson Avenue. Turn right onto Veterans Memorial Highway (Route 454 West). Turn right onto Lakeland Avenue (Route 93) and right again onto Smithtown Avenue. After crossing the bridge, Smithtown Avenue becomes Ronkonkoma Avenue. Turn right onto Expressway Drive South and take the Long Island Expressway (I-495) east to Exit 62 (Route 97) and follow Nicolls Road north for 9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left.

Campus Map

Parking is available in the Administration Garage, accessible from Main Entrance (purple line. Following the light brown line, you can walk from the garage to Light Engineering, which is enclosed by the red box on the map.

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