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Cornell seismologist helps solve Oklahoma's earthquake mystery

February 24, 2017

Cornell seismologist helps solve Oklahoma's earthquake mystery

What EAS professor Katie Keranen and some colleagues have learned from data they collected in... read more

Aristilde receives NSF CAREER Award

February 23, 2017

Aristilde receives NSF CAREER Award

Ludmilla Aristilde, assistant professor in BEE, has received an NSF CAREER Award to address a... read more

ECE announces two 2017 Outstanding Thesis Research Award Winners

February 23, 2017

ECE announces two 2017 Outstanding Thesis Research Award Winners

The School of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s Graduate Committee is pleased to announce two... read more

New website to facilitate launching innovations in Upstate New York

February 22, 2017

New website to facilitate launching innovations in Upstate New York

The Upstate New York I-Corps Node (UNY I-Corps) launched a new website today. The site provides... read more

Studer receives NSF CAREER Award

February 22, 2017

Studer receives NSF CAREER Award

Christoph Studer, Cornell ECE Assistant Professor recently received a U.S. NSF CAREER Award from... read more

Group develops deep, non-invasive imaging of mouse brain

February 22, 2017

Group develops deep, non-invasive imaging of mouse brain

Using an imaging technology he developed at Cornell, applied physics professor Chris Xu and... read more

Group develops deep, noninvasive imaging of mouse brain

February 22, 2017

Group develops deep, noninvasive imaging of mouse brain

Using a laser technology he developed at Cornell, physics professor Chris Xu and collaborators... read more

ECE Ph.D. Student wins Best Paper Award for Ultrasonic Fingerprint Reader

February 21, 2017

ECE Ph.D. Student wins Best Paper Award for Ultrasonic Fingerprint Reader

Justin Kuo, a graduate student from Prof. Amit Lal’s SonicMEMS research group, received an... read more

Brito, Lambert, Yapici, Lancaster receive Sloan Fellowships

February 21, 2017

Brito, Lambert, Yapici, Lancaster receive Sloan Fellowships

Cornell assistant professors Ilana Brito, Guillaume Lambert, Kyle Lancaster and Nilay Yapici have... read more

Cornell helps Fijians use eyes in the sky for climate studies

February 21, 2017

Cornell helps Fijians use eyes in the sky for climate studies

To help Fijian scientists track oceanic climate change for their islands in the sun, Cornell's... read more

Cornell Tech app tracks bikers, reduces urban congestion

February 21, 2017

Cornell Tech app tracks bikers, reduces urban congestion

As part of Cornell Tech's Product Studio course, four Class of 2017 students developed technology... read more

Aye, Shepherd win Young Investigator awards from Navy

February 20, 2017

Aye, Shepherd win Young Investigator awards from Navy

Yimon Aye and Rob Shepherd have both been awarded Office of Naval Research Young Investigator... read more

Kotlikoff QA: Next steps toward campus carbon neutrality

February 16, 2017

Kotlikoff QA: Next steps toward campus carbon neutrality

Last fall the Cornell Senior Leaders Climate Action Group submitted its report exploring heating... read more

Mathematical models predict how we wait in line, traffic

February 16, 2017

Mathematical models predict how we wait in line, traffic

Jamol Pender, assistant professor in Cornell’s School of Operations Research and Information... read more

Cornell engineers look to help arctic ships assess ice buildup

February 15, 2017

Cornell engineers look to help arctic ships assess ice buildup

Cornell engineers have demonstrated a novel method to accurately monitor topside icing in seafaring... read more

Cornell engineers look to help artic ships assess ice buildup

February 15, 2017

Cornell engineers look to help artic ships assess ice buildup

Cornell engineers have demonstrated a novel method to accurately monitor topside icing in seafaring... read more

IEEE-HKN receives Outstanding Chapter Award

February 14, 2017

IEEE-HKN receives Outstanding Chapter Award

Cornell's IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu (IEEE-HKN) Chapter receives 2015-2016 Outstanding Chapter Award. read more

Schlom elected to National Academy of Engineering

February 14, 2017

Schlom elected to National Academy of Engineering

Darrell Schlom, the Herbert Fisk Johnson Professor of Industrial Chemistry in the Department of... read more

Collaborators use new strategies to study cancer's spread

February 9, 2017

Collaborators use new strategies to study cancer's spread

Finding new ways to study cancer and how it spreads is the goal of the Center on the Physics of... read more

Water sensor moves from basic research to promising business

February 7, 2017

Water sensor moves from basic research to promising business

A Cornell water sensor technology that began as basic research is blooming into a business that... read more

Center for Materials Research supports N.Y. startups

February 6, 2017

Center for Materials Research supports N.Y. startups

The Cornell Center for Materials Research JumpStart program announced funding for six companies to... read more

Students test Hyperloop pod at SpaceX competition

February 1, 2017

Students test Hyperloop pod at SpaceX competition

An 18-foot-long pod engineered by a team that included Cornell students was put to the test during... read more

Robert F. Smith is Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

January 31, 2017

Robert F. Smith is Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

Robert F. Smith '85 has been named the Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. He will be honored... read more

Grad student honored for teaching, cancer patient program

January 31, 2017

Grad student honored for teaching, cancer patient program

Peter DelNero, doctoral candidate in biomedical engineering, received the 2017 K. Patricia Cross... read more

Cornell celebrates Johnson gift and legacy of support

January 31, 2017

Cornell celebrates Johnson gift and legacy of support

Warm anecdotes of the Johnson family's long and inspiring engagement with Cornell set the tone of a... read more

The Johnson family legacy at Cornell University

January 28, 2017

The Johnson family legacy at Cornell University

The $150 million gift given by Fisk Johnson and his company to endow the Cornell SC Johnson College... read more

$150M gift founds Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

January 28, 2017

$150M gift founds Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

Alumnus H. Fisk Johnson and SC Johnson have committed $150 million for the College of Business,... read more

Tong Group Wins Best Paper Award at HICSS'50

January 25, 2017

Tong Group Wins Best Paper Award at HICSS'50

Professor Lang Tong and former students Weisi Deng and Yuting Ji received the Best Paper Award for... read more

New technique IDs micropollutants in New York waterways

January 23, 2017

New technique IDs micropollutants in New York waterways

Cornell engineers hope that clean water runs deep. They have developed a new way to test for more... read more

NSF CAREER Award, 2017-2022

January 23, 2017

NSF CAREER Award, 2017-2022

Assistant Professor Perrine Pepiot received a 5 year, $501,233 award. read more

New host-microbe institute connects campus researchers

January 19, 2017

New host-microbe institute connects campus researchers

The university launched the Cornell Institute of Host-Microbe Interactions and Disease, an... read more

19 Cornell faculty chosen as 2017 Public Voices fellows

January 19, 2017

19 Cornell faculty chosen as 2017 Public Voices fellows

Cornell’s Public Voices Thought Leadership Fellowship Program seeks to increase the public impact... read more

Inside look: How Ph.D. students are commercializing their research

January 19, 2017

Inside look: How Ph.D. students are commercializing their research

New video offers inside glimpse of the Commercialization Fellows program. read more

Microbiome experts to speak at World Economic Forum

January 17, 2017

Microbiome experts to speak at World Economic Forum

Three Cornell University faculty will present big ideas on microbiome science to a gathering of... read more

Decoded microbial metabolism explains biofuel yield

January 17, 2017

Decoded microbial metabolism explains biofuel yield

Cornell professor Ludmilla Aristilde is unraveling how intricate waste biomass converts to biofuels... read more

Engineers eat away at Ms. Pac-Man score with artificial player

January 17, 2017

Engineers eat away at Ms. Pac-Man score with artificial player

Using a novel approach for computing real-time game strategy, engineers have developed an... read more

Slo-mo unwrapping of nucleosomal DNA probes protein's role

January 11, 2017

Slo-mo unwrapping of nucleosomal DNA probes protein's role

Study probes how DNA unwrapping and the release of protein are linked inside the macromolecular... read more

Systems Engineering continues to climb national ranking

January 10, 2017

Systems Engineering continues to climb national ranking

U.S. News names Cornell No. 7 best online graduate engineering program. read more

'Radical collaboration' sets its sights on cancer treatment

January 9, 2017

'Radical collaboration' sets its sights on cancer treatment

Lewis C. Cantley and Kristy Richards are growing radically collaborative research connections... read more

After Deepwater Horizon spill, oyster size did not change

January 6, 2017

After Deepwater Horizon spill, oyster size did not change

Contrary to their own scientific intuition, Cornell researchers found that the body size of... read more

Tailored organoid may help unravel immune response mystery

January 5, 2017

Tailored organoid may help unravel immune response mystery

Cornell and Weill Cornell Medicine researchers report on the use of biomaterials-based organoids in... read more

Softening of tumor tissue could aid in cancer drug delivery

January 4, 2017

Softening of tumor tissue could aid in cancer drug delivery

A Cornell research group reports that a mechanical factor - stiffening of a cancer cell and its... read more

Singh honored as top young investigator by biomaterials society

December 20, 2016

Singh honored as top young investigator by biomaterials society

Ankur Singh, assistant professor in the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineer, will... read more

Syncing data center computers at the speed of light

December 15, 2016

Syncing data center computers at the speed of light

Computer science professor Hakim Weatherspoon has developed a system in which signals sent at the... read more

CHESS facility helps scale up solar cells

December 15, 2016

CHESS facility helps scale up solar cells

Researchers from Cornell and the University of Virginia collaborated at the Cornell High Energy... read more

Diagnosing, treating 'superbugs' is goal of NYC-Ithaca team

December 14, 2016

Diagnosing, treating 'superbugs' is goal of NYC-Ithaca team

Dr. Michael Satlin at Weill Cornell Medicine and Ilana Brito in Ithaca are researching how to fight... read more

With CLEO detector gone, CHESS facility looks back, ahead

December 13, 2016

With CLEO detector gone, CHESS facility looks back, ahead

After 30 years and more than 500 peer-reviewed publications, the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron... read more

Mark Turnquist, engineering professor emeritus, dies at 67

December 9, 2016

Mark Turnquist, engineering professor emeritus, dies at 67

Mark Alan Turnquist, professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering at Cornell, died... read more

Stretchable optical waveguides help prosthesis grasp, feel

December 8, 2016

Stretchable optical waveguides help prosthesis grasp, feel

A Cornell engineering group has devised a method for allowing strain and tactile sensing in a soft... read more

Cornell awarded $7M to lead transportation research center

December 8, 2016

Cornell awarded $7M to lead transportation research center

Cornell has been awarded up to $7 million over five years to lead a consortium of universities... read more

Engineers get under robot's skin to heighten senses

December 8, 2016

Engineers get under robot's skin to heighten senses

A Cornell engineering group has devised a method for allowing strain and tactile sensing in a soft... read more

Cornell to host 2019 Science Olympiad national tourney

December 6, 2016

Cornell to host 2019 Science Olympiad national tourney

Cornell has been selected to host the national 2019 Science Olympiad, which will bring 2,500 high... read more

Loucks honored with award for water systems study

December 1, 2016

Loucks honored with award for water systems study

Professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering Daniel P. Loucks has been awarded the... read more

Franklin Moore, engineering professor emeritus, dies at 94

November 30, 2016

Franklin Moore, engineering professor emeritus, dies at 94

Emeritus professor Franklin Kingston Moore, who was awarded a NASA Exceptional Scientific... read more