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Welcome Patrick Fulton ( 2019 )

Patrick Fulton joined the faculty of Cornell’s School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) in January 2019. Fulton is an assistant professor whose research interests include hydrologic and thermal...

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Khurram Afridi

Welcome Khurram Afridi ( 2018 )

Khurram Afridi has joined the faculty of Cornell’s School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) as an Associate Professor. Afridi comes to Cornell after ten years on the faculty at the...

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Meet Najva Akbari

Najva Akbari is on her way to becoming an optics expert who applies multi-photon microscopy to biological systems. Akbari is a doctoral student in Professor Chris Xu’s research group at Cornell. “I...

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Taylor Clawson

In MAE doctoral student Taylor Clawson’s original plan, he figured he would earn a Master’s degree while working for Northrop Grumman in Clearfield, Utah. At that point he had been working as a...

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Christina Lee Yu

Welcome Christina Lee Yu ( 2018 )

Christina Lee Yu joined the faculty of the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering (ORIE) at Cornell University in July, 2018. The goal of Yu’s research is to design scalable...

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Professor April Gu

Welcome April Gu ( 2018 )

Professor April Gu has joined the faculty of Cornell’s School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE). Gu’s major research interest is understanding and applying biological agents and their...

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Daniel Lee, ECE professor

Welcome Daniel Lee ( 2018 )

Daniel Lee has recently joined the faculty of Cornell’s School of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE). Professor Lee will work at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island in New York City and will also...

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