Julian Smith, professor emeritus, passed away on Aug. 30, 2015, at the age of 96. Smith retired in 1986 after 40 years of service to Cornell Engineering, including as a faculty member and director of what was then the School of Chemical Engineering.
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The owners of long-haired dogs have an unsavory problem that is not widely discussed, because, frankly, it’s kind of gross: Small clumps of feces get stuck in their dogs’ fur after the dogs defecate....
System could reduce energy usage by up to 30% using people-counting technology.
A virtual reality theme park ride and video game created by Cornell engineering students places the gamer on the “Star Wars” planet of Tatooine, dodging obstacles and picking up points in a pod racer.
Fifty-two high school junior and senior girls spent a week at the CURIE Academy at Cornell to examine engineering as a possible career, and to do some real engineering on their own.
Chris Schaffer, professor of Biomedical Engineering, was in New York’s Capital Region on Aug. 18 to advocate for more federal funding of the BRAIN Initiative
Gary Cokins, left, with emeritus IMA chair John Macaulay Gary Cokins ORIE ’71 is one of the first two recipients of the Annual Distinguished Member Award recently established by The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). The award recognizes IMA members “whose successes, exceptional achievements, dedication, and professionalism bring honor to the organization, the profession, and themselves consistent with IMA’s mission and core values,” according to the IMA. It celebrates a career that began with an undergraduate baseball simulation and has led to contributions to the data-driven approach...