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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

Emmanuel Giannelis named vice provost for research

July 20, 2017

Emmanuel Giannelis named vice provost for research

Professor Emmanuel Giannelis has been named vice provost for research and vice president for... read more

ComSciCon-Cornell aims to reach all communities

July 19, 2017

ComSciCon-Cornell aims to reach all communities

For the third year, Cornell is holding ComSciCon-Cornell, a science communication workshop... read more

Two groups both win $7.5M to study AI, autonomous systems

July 19, 2017

Two groups both win $7.5M to study AI, autonomous systems

Research teams led by professors Robert Bruce van Dover and Hadas Kress-Gazit have both been... read more

Nitric oxide plays key role in forming potent greenhouse gas

July 17, 2017

Nitric oxide plays key role in forming potent greenhouse gas

Cornell chemists have uncovered a fresh role for nitric oxide that could send biochemical textbooks... read more

China scholarship honors John Hopcroft

July 13, 2017

China scholarship honors John Hopcroft

John Hopcroft, the IBM Professor of Engineering and Applied Mathematics, has been honored by the... read more

McNair scholars advocate on Capitol Hill for TRIO programs

July 13, 2017

McNair scholars advocate on Capitol Hill for TRIO programs

McNair scholars from Cornell and Upward Bound students visited the Capitol Hill offices of... read more

Haas paper noted by Google Scholar as top 10 most cited since 2006

July 7, 2017

Haas paper noted by Google Scholar as top 10 most cited since 2006

A paper by ECE Emeritus Professor Zygmunt J. Haas and co-authored by Computer Science Professor... read more

New device could make closing surgical incisions a cinch

July 6, 2017

New device could make closing surgical incisions a cinch

A material strong enough to protect the intestines from a needle puncture and bendable enough to... read more

How Talia Kohen, ECE ’06 came up with a promising new idea for trading clean power

July 5, 2017

How Talia Kohen, ECE ’06 came up with a promising new idea for trading clean power

In June 2017, Talia Kohen Cornell ECE ‘06 participated in a GE-sponsored EuroEnergy Hackathon in... read more

Multidisciplinary team wins $1M grant from Keck Foundation

July 5, 2017

Multidisciplinary team wins $1M grant from Keck Foundation

A group of five Cornell researchers - representing Engineering, and Arts and Sciences - has won a... read more

Bacteria-coated nanofiber electrodes digest pollutants

June 27, 2017

Bacteria-coated nanofiber electrodes digest pollutants

Cornell materials scientists and bioelectrochemical engineers have created an innovative,... read more

CIS researchers receive $2.5M NSF grant for cybersecurity

June 23, 2017

CIS researchers receive $2.5M NSF grant for cybersecurity

Four Cornell computer science researchers will receive $2.5 million from the National Science... read more

CBE Women honored with WEPAN award

June 20, 2017

CBE Women honored with WEPAN award

The Women in Engineering ProActive Network (WEPAN) recently honored Cornell Engineering’s CBE Women... read more

Changing the identity of cellular enzyme spawns new pathway

June 20, 2017

Changing the identity of cellular enzyme spawns new pathway

Using a technique it devised, a research group led by professor Matt DeLisa has shown the ability... read more

Rev startup teams go from 'napkin to prototype'

June 16, 2017

Rev startup teams go from 'napkin to prototype'

Eight teams of entrepreneurs are spending their summer developing their business ideas into... read more

WCM hackathon focuses on 3-D printing innovation

June 16, 2017

WCM hackathon focuses on 3-D printing innovation

The Clinical and Translational Science Center, in collaboration with the medical student group... read more

Course explores our future with robots and AI

June 15, 2017

Course explores our future with robots and AI

A new computer science course offered last semester explored the ethical and social issues raised... read more

Student inventors to view their tech through business lens

June 15, 2017

Student inventors to view their tech through business lens

Thomas (TJ) Wallin, MSE grad student, was awarded a Commercialization Fellowship. read more

Cornell CubeSat wins ride into space with NASA in 2019

June 15, 2017

Cornell CubeSat wins ride into space with NASA in 2019

Cornell's Cislunar Explorers team has won the final phase of NASA's CubeSat competition and thus... read more

Neurotech panel shares successes from first year

June 14, 2017

Neurotech panel shares successes from first year

Faculty from Cornell Neurotech shared stories of technologies they have developed in their first... read more

Cornell engineers transform food waste into green energy

June 13, 2017

Cornell engineers transform food waste into green energy

In a classic tale of turning trash into treasure, two processes soon may be the favored dynamic duo... read more

Strogatz, colleagues aim to improve math communications

June 12, 2017

Strogatz, colleagues aim to improve math communications

Math professor Steven Strogatz and his team secures a $2.5 million grant from National Science... read more

Bill Nye '77 assures Cornellians that they can save the world

June 12, 2017

Bill Nye '77 assures Cornellians that they can save the world

Bill Nye '77, known to a generation as The Science Guy, celebrated his 40th class reunion by giving... read more

Atkinson's Academic Venture Fund awards $1.8M to 15 projects

June 9, 2017

Atkinson's Academic Venture Fund awards $1.8M to 15 projects

The Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future's Academic Venture Fund awarded $1.8 million in 2017,... read more

Workshop to bolster minority computer science Ph.D.s

June 9, 2017

Workshop to bolster minority computer science Ph.D.s

A SoNIC (software-defined network interface) Summer Research Workshop will increase exposure to... read more

Cornell tests 'smart,' resilient underground infrastructure

June 8, 2017

Cornell tests 'smart,' resilient underground infrastructure

The future looks smart for underground infrastructure after a first-of-its-kind experiment testing... read more

Singh wins grant from defense department for cancer research

May 30, 2017

Singh wins grant from defense department for cancer research

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

Smiles, selfies and ice cream fill Graduation Weekend 2017

May 28, 2017

Smiles, selfies and ice cream fill Graduation Weekend 2017

Cornell's newest graduates, along with their families and friends, wore smiles, grins and pride... read more

14 ROTC graduates commissioned as officers

May 27, 2017

14 ROTC graduates commissioned as officers

In a joyful ceremony, graduates of ROTC programs received their commissions as junior officers,... read more

ECE Assistant Professor Francesco Monticone receives inaugural dissertation prize from alma mater

May 25, 2017

ECE Assistant Professor Francesco Monticone receives inaugural dissertation prize from alma mater

Cornell ECE Assistant Professor Francesco Monticone was recently awarded the Margarida Jacome... read more

Staff graduates are an inspiration to others, president says

May 25, 2017

Staff graduates are an inspiration to others, president says

At the 21st annual Staff Graduate Reception May 23, President Martha E. Pollack recognized two... read more

2017 Merrill scholars honor their teachers and mentors

May 25, 2017

2017 Merrill scholars honor their teachers and mentors

Thirty-three outstanding seniors were recognized May 24 at the 29th annual Merrill Presidential... read more

Cornell Tech has final Open Studio before move to new campus

May 24, 2017

Cornell Tech has final Open Studio before move to new campus

Cornell Tech's Open Studio, held for the final time at the Google building campus, gives budding... read more

President Pollack, Joe Biden will highlight Graduation Weekend

May 23, 2017

President Pollack, Joe Biden will highlight Graduation Weekend

Cornell University President Martha E. Pollack's first Commencement address and former U.S. Vice... read more

VP offers condolences on death of student; memorial is May 22

May 21, 2017

VP offers condolences on death of student; memorial is May 22

Vice President for Student and Campus Life Ryan Lombardi informed the community that the body of... read more