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Max Zhang: Local engagement yields ‘real social impact’

December 6, 2017

Max Zhang: Local engagement yields ‘real social impact’

Professor Max Zhang makes a concerted effort to improve the world through collaboration. read more

New Mechatronics final project has students, robots going cube crazy

December 6, 2017

New Mechatronics final project has students, robots going cube crazy

Professor Hadas Kress-Gazit thought it was time that her junior-level Mechatronics class switched... read more

Cornell team devises rapid test for vitamin A, iron deficits

December 4, 2017

Cornell team devises rapid test for vitamin A, iron deficits

“We must address the micronutrient problem at the individual level – which is a much easier task.... read more

On the highway to health: trimming toxins with trees

November 30, 2017

On the highway to health: trimming toxins with trees

Doctoral candidates Khaled Hashad and Bo Yang, and undergraduate researcher Dan Shaw ’18 – all... read more

Lance Collins receives inaugural Mosaic Medal of Distinction

November 29, 2017

Lance Collins receives inaugural Mosaic Medal of Distinction

The medal recognizes Cornell faculty members, administrators and alumni for their impact and... read more

Controlling Ultra-high Speed Electron Tunneling Waves

November 22, 2017

Controlling Ultra-high Speed Electron Tunneling Waves

Advances in epitaxial growth and device fabrication at Cornell, have led to groundbreaking... read more

Graduate students spark public interest in electricity

November 20, 2017

Graduate students spark public interest in electricity

Josue San Emeterio of the Pollack Lab in Applied Physics is part magician, a wedge of wizard and... read more

Kan leads $1.5M grant to develop energy-conserving HVAC system

November 17, 2017

Kan leads $1.5M grant to develop energy-conserving HVAC system

System could reduce energy usage by up to 30% using people-counting technology. read more

Women lead Cornell’s undergraduate BME Society

November 15, 2017

Women lead Cornell’s undergraduate BME Society

All members of Meinig School undergrad society executive board are women read more

Geoengineering might address climate change, MacMartin tells Congress

November 9, 2017

Geoengineering might address climate change, MacMartin tells Congress

MacMartin, senior researcher and lecturer of mechanical and aerospace engineering for Cornell... read more

Engineers turn research into prototypes with Scale Up Awards

November 7, 2017

Engineers turn research into prototypes with Scale Up Awards

Professors Putnam, Bonassar develop synthetic lubricant for osteoarthritis treatment read more

Zhiru Zhang wins UCLA Rising Professional Achievement Award

November 7, 2017

Zhiru Zhang wins UCLA Rising Professional Achievement Award

ECE Assistant Professor Zhiru Zhang recently received the Rising Professional Achievement Award... read more

Where did those electrons go? Decades-old mystery solved

November 2, 2017

Where did those electrons go? Decades-old mystery solved

Where did those electrons go? read more

Cornell Engineering team develops substrates for vaporizing sensors remotely

October 31, 2017

Cornell Engineering team develops substrates for vaporizing sensors remotely

A team of researchers from Cornell Engineering has developed novel polymer-based substrates for... read more

ECE junior wins IEEE PES scholarship award

October 25, 2017

ECE junior wins IEEE PES scholarship award

Firehiwot Gurara, a junior at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell... read more

Fluid dynamics lab named in honor of Charles Williamson

October 25, 2017

Fluid dynamics lab named in honor of Charles Williamson

In a surprise ceremony Oct. 21 in the Upson Hall Lounge, the Fluid Dynamics Water Channel Lab was... read more

Robots, Like Insects

October 19, 2017

Robots, Like Insects

Cheap, simple, scalable, adaptable, and high-performance in swarms, insect-like robots have... read more

From an ocean away, students design a girls’ school in Ghana

October 19, 2017

From an ocean away, students design a girls’ school in Ghana

CUSD students design a primary and junior high school for girls in Ghana. read more

Wise takes reins from Hines as director of CCMR

October 19, 2017

Wise takes reins from Hines as director of CCMR

Wise is the 10th director of the CCMR, which was founded in 1960 as the Cornell Materials Science... read more

Exhibition, research project highlight learning from Rembrandt’s art

October 19, 2017

Exhibition, research project highlight learning from Rembrandt’s art

More than 60 impressions by the Dutch artist across a wide variety of subject matter –... read more

Top neuroscientists headline Mong neurotech symposium

October 17, 2017

Top neuroscientists headline Mong neurotech symposium

Top neuroscientists headline Mong neurotech symposium read more

Ilana Brito wins Packard Foundation fellowship

October 16, 2017

Ilana Brito wins Packard Foundation fellowship

Brito’s work involves the human microbiome and horizontal gene transfer (HGT). read more

Group uses organoid to explain immune cells’ rapid response

October 12, 2017

Group uses organoid to explain immune cells’ rapid response

Cornell BME/MAE and Weill Cornell Medicine teams report a method for uncovering immune response... read more

ECE researchers win $1.7 million award to bend the rules of wave physics

October 9, 2017

ECE researchers win $1.7 million award to bend the rules of wave physics

A team of researchers from Cornell Engineering and Johns Hopkins University has received an NSF... read more

Cornell achieves a new record in deep ultraviolet photonics

October 5, 2017

Cornell achieves a new record in deep ultraviolet photonics

Jena/Xing group recently achieved 40% internal quantum efficiency (IQE) for DUV emission at 219... read more

Engineers take laser pulses into new dimensions

October 5, 2017

Engineers take laser pulses into new dimensions

AEP Professor Frank Wise and PhD Candidate Logan Wright have designed the world’s first... read more

Four on faculty receive NIH high-risk, high-reward awards

October 5, 2017

Four on faculty receive NIH high-risk, high-reward awards

Meinig School faculty Brito and De Vlaminck win prestigious award. read more

Making big data serve the little guy

October 4, 2017

Making big data serve the little guy

Big data is a hot topic in computer science. It’s also big business. read more

Lab of Plasma Studies turns 50, wins $15M grant

October 2, 2017

Lab of Plasma Studies turns 50, wins $15M grant

Cornell’s Laboratory of Plasma Studies (LPS) has much to celebrate as it marks its 50th anniversary... read more

Internet Advertising: Technology, Ethics, and a Serious Difference of Opinion

September 29, 2017

Internet Advertising: Technology, Ethics, and a Serious Difference of Opinion

Prof. Stephen Wicker discusses "Internet Advertising: Technology, Ethics, and a Serious Difference... read more

Cornell Tech leverages academic links with Cornell campuses

September 28, 2017

Cornell Tech leverages academic links with Cornell campuses

The new Roosevelt Island campus of Cornell Tech has catalyzed a slew of innovative academic... read more

Molnar and Alumni win Best Paper Award

September 28, 2017

Molnar and Alumni win Best Paper Award

Cornell Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Alyosha (Al) Molnar and several former... read more

ECE Prof. Johnson to work with Cornell’s Johnson Art Museum to build a tool to authenticate watermarks in Rembrandt’s prints

September 27, 2017

ECE Prof. Johnson to work with Cornell’s Johnson Art Museum to build a tool to authenticate watermarks in Rembrandt’s prints

Cornell Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor C. Richard Johnson, currently based at... read more

Cornell inspires at World Maker Faire in NYC

September 26, 2017

Cornell inspires at World Maker Faire in NYC

It’s not every day you get to meet R2D2, but thousands of aspiring engineers did just that, thanks... read more

Five New York companies awarded JumpStart funding

September 21, 2017

Five New York companies awarded JumpStart funding

through the Cornell Center for Materials Research JumpStart program, which is supported by Empire... read more

A new kind of influenza vaccine: One shot might do the trick

September 21, 2017

A new kind of influenza vaccine: One shot might do the trick

Leveraging the versatility of OMVs, to create a single-shot flu vaccine. read more

Metastatic breast cancer affects bone mineral before spreading

September 21, 2017

Metastatic breast cancer affects bone mineral before spreading

Researchers discover cancer favors a certain state of bone mineral, breast cancer tumors remotely... read more

Center for Materials Research’s NSF funding extended, increased

September 21, 2017

Center for Materials Research’s NSF funding extended, increased

The Cornell Center for Materials Research has been has been granted $23.2 million for the next six... read more

Seven entrepreneurship faculty hire assistants with alumni support

September 19, 2017

Seven entrepreneurship faculty hire assistants with alumni support

Robert Karpman, adjunct professor BME, will support assistants in his fall classes The Business of... read more

Top neuroscientists to speak at Cornell Neurotech symposium

September 15, 2017

Top neuroscientists to speak at Cornell Neurotech symposium

Top neuroscientists to speak at Cornell Neurotech symposium read more

Celebration guests extol Cornell Tech’s beauty, achievement and promise

September 14, 2017

Celebration guests extol Cornell Tech’s beauty, achievement and promise

On the eve of the Cornell Tech campus dedication,guests paid tribute to the physical spaces and the... read more

By design: Art and architecture signal Cornell Tech mission

September 13, 2017

By design: Art and architecture signal Cornell Tech mission

With architectural design and aesthetics reflecting its mission of collaboration and innovation,... read more

Cornell Tech fosters community connection and collaboration

September 13, 2017

Cornell Tech fosters community connection and collaboration

“Tech driven,” “outward facing” and “community oriented.” These Cornell Tech hallmarks define the... read more

‘Revolutionary’ Cornell Tech campus in NYC dedicated

September 13, 2017

‘Revolutionary’ Cornell Tech campus in NYC dedicated

Cornell has been called the first truly American university by virtue of founder Ezra Cornell’s... read more


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