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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

Robert Langer named Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2015

Inventor and MIT professor David Langer '70, who holds nearly 1,100 patents and founded more than...

Computer scientist Eva Tardos honored as ICIAM lecturer

Éva Tardos, the Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Computer Science, has been honored with an...

Carbon-trapping 'sponges' can cut greenhouse gases

Cornell materials scientists have invented low-toxicity, highly effective carbon-trapping “sponges”...