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Cornell Engineering

At Cornell Engineering we are learning to change the world. Here, great science and an exceptional academic program are not enough. We aspire to make discoveries and educate leaders who will have a lasting impact. We are problem finders, not just problems solvers. 

We are a surprising, eclectic, and visionary group with a broad range of experiences and interests that compel us to tackle pressing problems from many angles. Cornell Engineering students think their way over, under, around, and through problems, with a tenacious and entrepreneurial spirit, to make the world a better place. They do it with world-class faculty at their back, fanning the spark of discovery and innovation.

Recent News

Julian Smith, professor emeritus of chemical engineering, dies at 96

Julian Smith, professor emeritus, passed away on Aug. 30, 2015, at the age of 96. Smith retired in...

Force is strong in student-designed "Star Wars "ride

A virtual reality theme park ride and video game created by Cornell engineering students places the...

Antibody-making bacteria promise drug development

A team of Cornell chemical engineers and New England Biolabs scientists have devised a method for...