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Keeping the Great Lakes open to swimmers

July 18, 2018

Keeping the Great Lakes open to swimmers

Ruth Richardson and her team are working on a rapid DNA-based tool for detecting fecal indicator... read more

Cornell Researchers Hope New Water Contamination Test Can Keep Beaches Open During the Summer

July 11, 2018

Cornell Researchers Hope New Water Contamination Test Can Keep Beaches Open During the Summer

For Ruth Richardson, this is where she says her heart meets her science. read more

July 6, 2018

Geotechnical Lab Members win Widera Literature Award

Members of Cornell’s Geotechnical Lab have won the Wideria Literature Award for best paper... read more

New test could get NYS park swimmers back in water much quicker

July 5, 2018

New test could get NYS park swimmers back in water much quicker

Ruth Richardson, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, this summer is testing... read more

With an eye on the sky and roots in NYC and Upstate, “Oculi” art installation opens June 23 on Governors Island

June 21, 2018

With an eye on the sky and roots in NYC and Upstate, “Oculi” art installation opens June 23 on Governors Island

“Oculi”, a temporary public art installation built using disused grain silos, will open to the... read more

Ph.D. Candidate Andrew St. James awarded Engaged Cornell Grant

June 15, 2018

Ph.D. Candidate Andrew St. James awarded Engaged Cornell Grant

Associate Professor Ruth Richardson is working with St. James on this research project. read more

Hover awarded Honorary Fellowship of the Institute of Concrete Technology

May 24, 2018

Hover awarded Honorary Fellowship of the Institute of Concrete Technology

Hover was given this prestigious award in recognition of his work with Leeds, his contributions to... read more

Optimizing Wastewater Treatment

May 23, 2018

Optimizing Wastewater Treatment

Damian Helbling is using a CAREER Award to study the mechanisms by which organic pollutants are... read more

How will New Yorkers power through future hurricanes?

May 11, 2018

How will New Yorkers power through future hurricanes?

H. Oliver Gao, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, was coauthor of a case... read more

Project on Urban Design and Mobility Receives Funding

May 10, 2018

Project on Urban Design and Mobility Receives Funding

Seed funding has been awarded to a cross-disciplinary project on mobility and walkability in cities... read more

Cornellians pitch in to update federal flood guide

May 10, 2018

Cornellians pitch in to update federal flood guide

The U.S. Geological Survey’s “Guidelines for Determining Flood Flow Frequency” has been updated,... read more

Forum on geothermal energy project set for May 17

May 9, 2018

Forum on geothermal energy project set for May 17

A public forum Thursday, May 17, will provide an update on an enhanced geothermal energy system to... read more

Helbling lab receives DOD funds to nix nasty chemicals from groundwater

May 7, 2018

Helbling lab receives DOD funds to nix nasty chemicals from groundwater

Damian Helbling of civil and environmental engineering has received a three-year, $750,000 grant... read more

Ippolito joins Cornell's eLab teaching team

May 7, 2018

Ippolito joins Cornell's eLab teaching team

Andrea Ippolito, Executive Director of the Engineering Management M.Eng. program, has joined the... read more

Engineers: Southwest jet likely felled by fatigue, failure of engine's 'bulletproof vest'

April 19, 2018

Engineers: Southwest jet likely felled by fatigue, failure of engine's 'bulletproof vest'

CEE Associate Professor Derek Warner is quoted in this Philadelphia Inquirer article about a... read more

Eleven assistant professors win NSF early-career awards

April 19, 2018

Eleven assistant professors win NSF early-career awards

Eleven assistant professors from Cornell's Ithaca and New York City campuses have received... read more

Julianne Quinn receives First Place Dissertation Award from the University Council on Water Resources

April 6, 2018

Julianne Quinn receives First Place Dissertation Award from the University Council on Water Resources

Quinn ’17, a postdoctoral associate in Professor Pat Reed’s group, has been named the first place... read more

Smart Meter project puts power in the hands of people

April 4, 2018

Smart Meter project puts power in the hands of people

Through a collaboration between Cornell researchers and energy industry partners, New... read more