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Cornell heads to D.C. for Science March, sustainability summit

April 13, 2017

Cornell heads to D.C. for Science March, sustainability summit

Faculty will share ideas on climate change April 21-23 at the Smithsonian's Earth Optimism Summit,... read more

NYC tunnel-borer named for Cornell engineer, suffragist

March 30, 2017

NYC tunnel-borer named for Cornell engineer, suffragist

A tunnel-boring machine that will repair New York City's Delaware Aqueduct has been named in honor... read more

Cornell leaders discuss Earth Source Heat at Ithaca forum

March 30, 2017

Cornell leaders discuss Earth Source Heat at Ithaca forum

Members of Cornell's Senior Leaders Climate Action Group presented highlights of their report,... read more

EERI Project Team Wins 2017 Competition

March 20, 2017

EERI Project Team Wins 2017 Competition

EERI placed first at the 2017 Seismic Design Competition in Portland, Oregon read more

'Servant-leader' role suits Weber-Shirk, AguaClara program

March 16, 2017

'Servant-leader' role suits Weber-Shirk, AguaClara program

Students teach students and make many of the key decisions in AguaClara, a program that for more... read more

This Invention Lets Rural Hondurans Clean Their Water—And Own the Treatment Plants

March 10, 2017

This Invention Lets Rural Hondurans Clean Their Water—And Own the Treatment Plants

AguaClara offers sustainable, low-cost solutions to communities in need. read more

Team Retriever wins Grand Prize at Cornell Animal Health Hackathon

February 20, 2017

Team Retriever wins Grand Prize at Cornell Animal Health Hackathon

Ezgi Demirayak (M.Eng.’17) was part of the grand prize winning team during the recent weekend-long... read more

Kotlikoff QA: Next steps toward campus carbon neutrality

February 16, 2017

Kotlikoff QA: Next steps toward campus carbon neutrality

Last fall the Cornell Senior Leaders Climate Action Group submitted its report exploring heating... read more

Cornell engineers look to help artic ships assess ice buildup

February 15, 2017

Cornell engineers look to help artic ships assess ice buildup

Cornell engineers have demonstrated a novel method to accurately monitor topside icing in seafaring... read more

Fuertes Observatory’s new museum goes 'back to the future'

February 2, 2017

Fuertes Observatory’s new museum goes 'back to the future'

Cornell’s Fuertes Observatory has a new museum featuring vintage observatory instruments, many... read more

New technique IDs micropollutants in New York waterways

January 23, 2017

New technique IDs micropollutants in New York waterways

Cornell engineers hope that clean water runs deep. They have developed a new way to test for more... read more

Using cellular networks to measure air quality

January 17, 2017

Using cellular networks to measure air quality

Prof Oliver Gao and Post-doc Noam David propagate microwaves as a way to detect air pollution. read more

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