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How ride-sharing can improve traffic, save money, and help the environment

January 6, 2017

How ride-sharing can improve traffic, save money, and help the environment

Carpooling app research by Assistant Prof. Samaranakaye reveals a way to reduce traffic... read more

Complex Systems, Network Science and Computation

January 4, 2017

Complex Systems, Network Science and Computation

Solving the world's most challenging problems... read more

American Astronautical Society (AAS) recognizes Reed Group with best paper to the 26th AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting

January 3, 2017

American Astronautical Society (AAS) recognizes Reed Group with best paper to the 26th AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting

Each year a single paper is recognized as the top technical contribution presented at the AAS/AIAA... read more

Cornell uses NSF grant to to engage energy consumers in optimizing new residential electric storage systems

December 20, 2016

Cornell uses NSF grant to to engage energy consumers in optimizing new residential electric storage systems

The cutting-edge collaboration aims to bolster grid flexibility, integrate distributed renewable... read more

Mark Turnquist, engineering professor emeritus, dies at 67

December 9, 2016

Mark Turnquist, engineering professor emeritus, dies at 67

Mark Alan Turnquist, professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering at Cornell, died... read more

Cornell Awarded DOT University Transportation Center Grant

December 7, 2016

Cornell Awarded DOT University Transportation Center Grant

Cornell has been awarded a DOT grant to establish a Center for Transportation, Environment, and... read more

Trailblazer of Concrete Techniques Joins 2016 ASCE Distinguished Members

December 1, 2016

Trailblazer of Concrete Techniques Joins 2016 ASCE Distinguished Members

Professor Ken Hover Elected as a Distinguished Member of the ASCE. read more

Bringing a management perspective to engineering problems and an engineering perspective to management decisions

November 29, 2016

Bringing a management perspective to engineering problems and an engineering perspective to management decisions

It is easy to see why Vanek came back to Ithaca. He has a challenging job that keeps him learning... read more

Faculty honored for excellence in advising, research, teaching

November 11, 2016

Faculty honored for excellence in advising, research, teaching

Twenty-four faculty were honored at the 2016 Excellence in Advising, Research and Teaching Awards. read more

Peter Loucks awarded The Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water

November 10, 2016

Peter Loucks awarded The Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water

Systems field member and CEE Professor Emeritus Peter Loucks was awarded the 7th Award for Prince... read more

Panel outlines action for campus carbon neutrality by 2035

November 2, 2016

Panel outlines action for campus carbon neutrality by 2035

With a plan to harness the wind, sun, water and the Earth’s heat, a panel from the Senior Leaders... read more

Rhodes Symposium will honor emeritus president on his 90th

October 20, 2016

Rhodes Symposium will honor emeritus president on his 90th

The Frank H.T. Rhodes Symposium will celebrate the emeritus president's 90th birthday by bringing... read more

Roundtable explores potential of geothermal energy

October 4, 2016

Roundtable explores potential of geothermal energy

An Oct. 17 roundtable discussion will drill deep into the promise of geothermal energy at a time... read more

Engineering students build bridge, friendships in Bolivia

September 15, 2016

Engineering students build bridge, friendships in Bolivia

Eight engineering students from Cornell traveled to Calcha, Bolivia, during summer break for an... read more

Engineering undergraduate programs rate highly

September 13, 2016

Engineering undergraduate programs rate highly

US News and World Report ranks Cornell Engineering's undergraduate program #9 in the nation read more

Cornell researchers aim to unleash 'smart meter' potential

September 7, 2016

Cornell researchers aim to unleash 'smart meter' potential

Striving for a future with smaller electric bills and a diminished need for more power plants, the... read more

Geothermal project could warm campus, expand energy study

September 6, 2016

Geothermal project could warm campus, expand energy study

Cornell is pursuing a project that has the potential to eliminate 82,000 metric tons of carbon from... read more

ESW Biofuels-Assisted FOG Station Proves Popular in First Three Months

August 29, 2016

ESW Biofuels-Assisted FOG Station Proves Popular in First Three Months

In the first three months since the Tompkins County Recycling and Solid Waste Center added a... read more

Tests Reveal New Pipeline Can Withstand Strong Earthquakes

August 28, 2016

Tests Reveal New Pipeline Can Withstand Strong Earthquakes

Using a simulated earthquake, Cornell has determined that a new type of earthquake-resilient... read more