Spotlights

Cornell Engineering likes to feature our new faculty, our incredible students, staff, alumni and teams who do amazing work everyday. 

Shweta Modi

Shweta Modi, B.S. '19

"BME has given me the opportunity to be a part of the wider biomedical community. I attended a Medical Hackathon at Johns Hopkins University. We were so passionate about our project that we carried on our project through our Senior Design project." Read more

Heather Lukas

Heather Lukas, B.S. '19

"I liked that BME taught engineering concepts in the context of medicine. You constantly face challenges in solving real-world problems in lecture, homework, and projects." Read more

Holly Zheng

Holly Zheng, B.S. '19

"Cornell BME gave us so many resources in the design lab (five 3D printers, laser cutters, CNC machines, all the circuit parts you can ask for), and we were able to completely take charge and mimic the process of taking a product from ideation to market." Read more

Papers on plastic

Papers on plastic

After a bit of serendipity, Zoë Lequeux '19 found her place on the Cornell volleyball team and in the Ober Group, helping to engineer more environmentally friendly plastics. Read more

Allison Byrne

Allison Byrne, B.S. '18

"I was drawn to Cornell because it is a forward-looking university that provides students with the resources to think outside the box and create the future" Read more

  • Hometown: Basking Ridge, NJ
  • Biomedical Engineering