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Andy Ruina

  • Andy Ruina
  • Dept: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Title: John F. Carr Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Address: 218 Upson Hall
  • Phone: 607 327-0013
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Born in Providence RI, moved around East Coast through High School. A year in Israel before college. Three degrees from Brown University. Last year of school also worked at USGS in California. Started Cornell right out of Graduate School on Monday Aug 25, 1980.

Selected Publications

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Presidential Young Investigator Award (National Science Foundation) 1984



  • BS (Mechanical Engineering), Brown University, 1976
  • MS (Mechanical Engineering), Brown University, 1978
  • Ph D (Mechanical Engineering), Brown University, 1981