H. Oliver Gao, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, was coauthor of a case study for resilience planning in New York City.
The U.S. Geological Survey’s “Guidelines for Determining Flood Flow Frequency” has been updated, thanks to a large group of Cornellians.
Seed funding has been awarded to a cross-disciplinary project on mobility and walkability in cities undertaken by Assistant Professor Timur Dogan, architecture, and Samitha Samaranayake, assistant professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE).
Damian Helbling of civil and environmental engineering has received a three-year, $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Defense to conduct research that may rid groundwater of toxic chemicals.
Eleven assistant professors from Cornell's Ithaca and New York City campuses have received five-year awards from the National Science Foundation's Faculty Early Career Development program.
CEE Associate Professor Derek Warner is quoted in this Philadelphia Inquirer article about a Southwest Airlines engine malfunction.
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 recipient of the Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR) 2018 Ph.D. Dissertation Award in the category of Natural Science and Engineering.
Through a collaboration between Cornell researchers and energy industry partners, New York households will be able to measure and manage their own electricity use.