Even when Zach Boynton was in high school at the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School in Massachusetts, he knew he would probably end up following a technical path. “I was in the Rindge School of... Read more about Zach Boynton: Expanding the Ubiquity and Capacity of Communications Technology
Robotic Hand with a High-Tech Transmission
by Colton Poore ’20
The world of prosthetics is evolving every day. After one of Kevin O’Brien’s good friends—a combat rescue pilot—lost her leg, she was able to receive a prosthetic and had her wings back in only a year. Even 10 years ago, that sort of recovery time was hard, if not impossible, to imagine. Yet there is still a long way to go. O’Brien, a graduate student and Engineering Commercialization Fellow in the Robert Shepherd lab, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, at Cornell University, is working to expand the burgeoning field of soft robotics and to witness its practical applications in the world.
Ferra Pinnock, Ph.D. student in Cornell’s Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE), and Susan Daniel, Associate Professor at the Smith School, have been awarded a... Read more about Smith School graduate student and professor win coveted Gilliam Fellowship