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What goes on in there? A visit to Cornell’s Nanoscale Science and Technology Facility

A guided tour of Cornell's CNF, which in 2017 will celebrate 40 years of operations at the very edge of nanoscale science and technology. More

Inside Look: M.Eng. Degree in Materials Science and Engineering

An inside look at what it’s like to earn a Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) in materials science and engineering at Cornell. More

Sophia Rocco: Hoping to make the world a better place through a potential renewable energy source

When she was looking at graduate schools, physics major Sophia Rocco, thought she would be in a materials science program bridging her interests in electricity and magnetism and novel materials for solar cells. More

The Laboratory of Plasma Studies: Uncovering mysteries of high energy density plasma physics

In the basement of Grumman Hall, an x-ray pulse produced by a hot, dense plasma – an ionized gas – lasting only fractions of a microsecond both begins and ends an experiment. Hidden within that fraction of time lies a piece of a puzzle—data that graduate students and staff scientists at the Laboratory of Plasma Studies (LPS) will use to better understand the mysterious physics behind inertial confinement fusion. More

Networking opens new doors for Commercialization Fellow

One key insight helped Mitchell Ishmael, Ph.D. ‘17, make a shift in his research, leading to opportunities wtih NEXUS-NY and the U.S. DOE’s Innovation Crossroads. More

Cornell's connections to NYC

Video highlighting the role one Cornell architect played in the iconic look of the Empire State Building More

Cornell Engineering undergraduate makes a habit of giving back

Cornell Engineering undergraduate Haley Antoine ’19 is always looking for ways to give back. In addition to her classes, her lab work, her Irish Dance practice, and her mentorship of Code Red Robotics, Antoine has somehow managed to fit several other activities into her days. She is a resident assistant in Balch Hall and a peer advisor in the ENGR 1050 class for freshmen engineering majors. As if she weren’t busy enough with all of that, she is also earning a minor in English. More

Meet the Millers, a Cornell Engineering father-daughter team

Father and daughter Matt and Chaney Miller talk about life as a student and as a professor at Cornell Engineering. More

Welcome Francesco Monticone

If you want to realize a cloak that would be able to make something invisible, that is theoretically possible, at least for a single color More

Welcome Jayadev Acharya

You don’t want to ask SIRI a question and then have to wait a day for the perfect answer More