Spotlights

Wensi Wu

Ph.D. Student Spotlight: Wensi Wu

What is your area of research? Most of my research interests lie in using computational tools to study complex physical systems. Scientific discoveries are impeded in many science and engineering... Read more

  • Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Jenna Israel

Senior student spotlight: Jenna Israel '21

Name: Jenna Israel Hometown: Charlotte, NC Major: Environmental Engineering, '21 What is your area of research? My project is modeling a passive technology called a denitrifying bioreactor (DNB) which... Read more

Trevor Amestoy

Trevor Amestoy

Trevor Amestoy recently won the prestigious 2021 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF). The NSF GRFP offers three years of stipend support during a 5-year fellowship... Read more

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Cornell Engineering Management Spotlight: Michelle Cruz

Tell us about yourself. I currently work at Lockheed Martin Corporation in King of Prussia, PA where I’ve worked for the past 3 1/2 years since graduating from Providence College in Rhode Island. I am... Read more

  • Hometown: Midland Park, N.J.
  • M.Eng. in Engineering Management
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Ph.D. Student Spotlight: Rohini Gupta

Rohini Gupta is a Ph.D. student working in the Reed Research Group. What is your area of research and why is it important? Currently, my dissertation research is on reconstructing weather regimes in... Read more

  • Hometown: Carbondale, IL
Smith School Ph.D. student Prince Ochonma

Meet Prince Ochonma

Prince Ochonma has seen first-hand some of the possible societal and environmental challenges of oil extraction. Ochonma grew up in Lagos, Nigeria and says that the environmental degradation he... Read more

  • Hometown: Lagos, Nigeria
  • CBE
CEE Assistant Professor Jacob Mays

Welcome Jacob Mays ( 2020 )

Jacob Mays joined the faculty of Cornell’s School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) as an assistant professor in July 2020. Before joining Cornell as a faculty member, Mays spent a year... Read more

Cornell CEE Assistant Professor Andrea Giometto

Welcome Andrea Giometto ( 2020 )

Andrea Giometto joined the faculty of Cornell’s School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) as an assistant professor in July 2020. Most recently, Giometto held a postdoctoral fellowship in... Read more