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Robots, Like Insects

October 19, 2017

Robots, Like Insects

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

US News ranks Cornell No. 14; Dyson, Engineering in top 10

September 12, 2017

US News ranks Cornell No. 14; Dyson, Engineering in top 10

Cornell University advanced one spot to No. 14 in the 2018 edition of US News and World Report’s... read more

Student startup gets a hand from funding, preps for industry trials

September 11, 2017

Student startup gets a hand from funding, preps for industry trials

Student startup gets a hand from funding, preps for industry trials read more

Engineering community of makers launches website

September 7, 2017

Engineering community of makers launches website

Cornell’s College of Engineering has launched of a new maker-themed website, CollabSpace read more

NanoScale Facility to celebrate 40 years of nanotech, focus on future

September 7, 2017

NanoScale Facility to celebrate 40 years of nanotech, focus on future

The Cornell NanoScale Science and Technology Facility (CNF) is celebrating its 40-year anniversary... read more

Fengqi You wins 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award

September 6, 2017

Fengqi You wins 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award

This is the 3rd major international award that Professor You has received recently, in addition to... read more

Professor Reed invited to speak at 5th Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine in Morocco

September 1, 2017

Professor Reed invited to speak at 5th Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine in Morocco

Patrick Reed of Civil and Environmental Engineering has been invited by the National Academies of... read more

Cornell projects to cultivate digital agriculture landscape

August 29, 2017

Cornell projects to cultivate digital agriculture landscape

Expanding on Cornell’s digital agriculture initiative, a slate of six projects totaling more than... read more

Zdenek Burianec Memorial Award presented to Jian Gong and Fengqi You

August 28, 2017

Zdenek Burianec Memorial Award presented to Jian Gong and Fengqi You

The title of their poster presentation is “Handling Uncertain Feedstock Compositions in Shale Gas... read more

'I'm First!' connects first-gen students, faculty, staff

August 24, 2017

'I'm First!' connects first-gen students, faculty, staff

This week the Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives (OADI) launched the I’m First! campaign on... read more

Materials scientist Jin Suntivich to study fuel cells differently

August 23, 2017

Materials scientist Jin Suntivich to study fuel cells differently

Suntivich, awarded $750,000 by the U.S. Dept of Energy’s 2017 Early Career Research Program read more

Gary Harris ’75 given alumni honor for diversity, inclusion efforts

August 17, 2017

Gary Harris ’75 given alumni honor for diversity, inclusion efforts

Gary L. Harris ’75, M.S. ’76, Ph.D. ’80, has been honored by the Cornell Graduate School with the... read more

Acharya receives Award for Paper at International Conference on Machine Learning

August 16, 2017

Acharya receives Award for Paper at International Conference on Machine Learning

Cornell ECE Assistant Professor Jayadev Acharya recently received an honorable mention award at the... read more

Wiesner team images tiny quasicrystals as they form

August 15, 2017

Wiesner team images tiny quasicrystals as they form

A Cornell multidisciplinary team devised a way to get a time-lapse look at the early formation of... read more

Early career scientists named Mong Fellows in Cornell Neurotech

August 14, 2017

Early career scientists named Mong Fellows in Cornell Neurotech

Ten new Mong Family Foundation Fellows in Neurotech will work jointly under the mentorship of... read more

Hardware accelerator teams Rev-up product ideas at Demo Day

August 11, 2017

Hardware accelerator teams Rev-up product ideas at Demo Day

What do cat carriers, multifaceted keyboards and genetically engineered bacteria have in common?... read more

Patented biomedical implant could improve heart patient outcome

August 9, 2017

Patented biomedical implant could improve heart patient outcome

Jonathan Butcher, associate professor of biomedical engineering, and Chris Frendl, M.Eng. '11, have... read more

Computer 'anthropologists' study global fashion

August 9, 2017

Computer 'anthropologists' study global fashion

Cornell computer science researchers are figuring out ways to analyze billions of photographs... read more

Fengqi You wins 2017 Environmental Division Early Career Award from AIChE

August 7, 2017

Fengqi You wins 2017 Environmental Division Early Career Award from AIChE

This award is presented by AIChE to honor an individual with outstanding contributions in... read more

New organ transplant monitoring promises better patient care

August 3, 2017

New organ transplant monitoring promises better patient care

Using a combination of DNA sequencing and computer science techniques, researchers have developed a... read more

AguaClara begins construction of water plant in Nicaragua

August 3, 2017

AguaClara begins construction of water plant in Nicaragua

AguaClara, an Engineering Project Team that has built 14 gravity-powered surface water treatment... read more

$9M grant will create neurotech research hub at Cornell

August 1, 2017

$9M grant will create neurotech research hub at Cornell

A five-year, $9 million grant from the National Science Foundation will create the Cornell... read more

InSitu@CHESS offers material-testing help to industry, academia

July 31, 2017

InSitu@CHESS offers material-testing help to industry, academia

InSitu@CHESS, a program begun in 2014 by engineering professor Matt Miller, offers a way for... read more

Mechanisms found to explain atypical femoral fractures

July 31, 2017

Mechanisms found to explain atypical femoral fractures

A research team led by Eve Donnelly, assistant professor in materials science and engineering, has... read more

Alumnus returns to Cornell as Tisch University Professor

July 24, 2017

Alumnus returns to Cornell as Tisch University Professor

Lorenzo Alvisi, M.S. '94, Ph.D. '96, and Cornell's newest Tisch University Professor, has found... read more