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NSF CAREER Award, 2016-2021

February 4, 2016

NSF CAREER Award, 2016-2021

Professor Ankur Singh receives a 5-yr, 500,000 award from the Division of Materials Research,... read more

January 11, 2016

Alumni helps innovative program for entrepreneurs reach new heights

Teach a CEO: As the number of entrepreneurs continues to grow by leaps and bounds, the need for a... read more

January 8, 2016

How the global hive mind is teaming up to find a cure for Alzheimer's

Fast Company: Since late computer scientist John McCarthy came up with the term artificial... read more

January 5, 2016

New findings on embryonic heart valves may prevent congenital heart defects in newborns

MNT: Cornell biomedical engineers have discovered natural triggers that could reduce the chance of... read more

December 29, 2015

Indoor farming: Good for cannabis, not so good for food

Yahoo! News: Marijuana is a natural candidate for experimentation — and not just the kind that... read more

December 23, 2015

6 Morning habits of naturally thin people

MSN: Daily morning routines of naturally thin people. read more

December 22, 2015

Polymer breakthrough could revolutionize water purification

Phys.org: A team of Cornell researchers has used the same material found in Febreze, cyclodextrin,... read more

December 21, 2015

Creativity leads to measuring ultrafast, thin photodetector

ScienceDaily: Graduate student Haining Wang came up with an inventive way of measuring the... read more

Reducing current leakage in aluminium gallium nitride transistors on silicon

December 17, 2015

Reducing current leakage in aluminium gallium nitride transistors on silicon

Research from Xing/Jena lab highlighted in Semiconductor Today. read more

Building Blocks for GAN power switches

December 17, 2015

Building Blocks for GAN power switches

Nearly all electronics and electricity distribution infrastructures—including electric motors,... read more

ECE Professor Emeritus Ed Wolf named as 2015 National Academy of Inventors Fellow

December 15, 2015

ECE Professor Emeritus Ed Wolf named as 2015 National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Wolf is among 168 academic inventors and innovators honored with prestigious distinction. read more

December 9, 2015

Brazil olympics misses first deadline for clean energy

BloombergBusiness:If Brazil's government doesn't soon make a deal with the power company,... read more

This is the biggest shift going on in artificial intelligence

November 28, 2015

This is the biggest shift going on in artificial intelligence

Business Insider: Artificial intelligence (AI) is making huge strides in problems that have... read more

Recent study of how HA lubricates cartilage results in new HA formulation

November 26, 2015

Recent study of how HA lubricates cartilage results in new HA formulation

PTP: Researchers studying how hyaluronic acid (HA) moves in the body suggest a possible reason why... read more

Platelet membrane-coated nanoparticles kill circulating tumor cells and prevent metastasis in breast cancer model

November 25, 2015

Platelet membrane-coated nanoparticles kill circulating tumor cells and prevent metastasis in breast cancer model

biotechdaily: Investigators at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY, USA) had shown in previous studies... read more

November 25, 2015

The physics of non-newtonian goo could save astronauts' lives

PopSci: There's an experiment you may have done in high school: When you mix cornstarch with... read more

November 23, 2015

How do fruit flies maintain flight stability?

ScienceDaily: Have you ever wondered why insects move in the funky ways they do? Or how physical... read more

November 20, 2015

The Negative Effect of Social Media on Society and Individuals

Small Business: Social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace allow you to find and connect... read more

November 19, 2015

This supermaterial can fold itself into different shapes and walk around on its own

Business Insider: Graphene is one of the the world's thinnest yet strongest and most pliable... read more

Protein enhanced white blood cells turn into 'super natural killers' of cancer cells

November 13, 2015

Protein enhanced white blood cells turn into 'super natural killers' of cancer cells

Yahoo!: Following their successful technique to eliminate bloodstream metastasis, Cornell... read more