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Watch a robot improvise

June 18, 2018

Watch a robot improvise

A robot’s got to know its limitations. But that doesn’t mean it has to accept them. This one in... read more

Barthelmie chosen as Fulbright Scholar

June 6, 2018

Barthelmie chosen as Fulbright Scholar

Professor Rebecca Barthelmie is one of four US Fulbright scholars selected for Denmark in academic... read more

Shepherd granted tenure; Shell appointed

June 1, 2018

Shepherd granted tenure; Shell appointed

Rob Shepherd has been promoted to associate professor with tenure. read more

NASA greenlights revolutionary Savransky satellite project

May 2, 2018

NASA greenlights revolutionary Savransky satellite project

NASA has just greenlighted a project from Cornell University that is truly mind-blowing: a... read more

Insect flight--still a mystery

April 12, 2018

Insect flight--still a mystery

The flight capabilities of insects are nature’s solution to locomotion in air, according to Z. Jane... read more

Campbell reappointed as Director of MAE for one-year term

April 5, 2018

Campbell reappointed as Director of MAE for one-year term

Professor Mark Campbell has been reappointed for a one-year term as the S.C. Thomas Sze Director... read more

MAE professor Wolfgang Sachse approved for emeritus status

April 5, 2018

MAE professor Wolfgang Sachse approved for emeritus status

Wolfgang Sachse, Meinig Family Professor of Engineering Emeritus, has been approved for emeritus... read more

Savransky proposal selected in phase one NASA's Innovative Advanced Concepts Program

April 5, 2018

Savransky proposal selected in phase one NASA's Innovative Advanced Concepts Program

Dmitry Savransky, assistant professor (MAE), had his proposal "Modular Active Self-Assembling Space... read more

MAE's Max Zhang quoted in Newsweek story about toxic smog in China

March 30, 2018

MAE's Max Zhang quoted in Newsweek story about toxic smog in China

Associate Professor Max Zhang was quoted in a recent Newsweek story about toxic smog in China. read more

Prof. Singh receives 2018 3M non-tenured faculty award

March 15, 2018

Prof. Singh receives 2018 3M non-tenured faculty award

Award recognizes outstanding research, experience, teaching and academic leadership. read more

Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao wins the AAAS “Science in a Minute” Video Contest

March 9, 2018

Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao wins the AAAS “Science in a Minute” Video Contest

MAE Ph.D. student Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao wins the AAAS “Science in a Minute” Video Contest. read more

March 8, 2018

Three Cornell spacecraft now in NASA's launch queue

Mason Peck, associate professor (MAE), and his team had three new spacecraft selected by the NASA... read more

Pope elected Fellow of the Combustion Institute

February 26, 2018

Pope elected Fellow of the Combustion Institute

Steve Pope, Sibley College Professor of Mechanical Engineering Emeritus, has been elected the the... read more

Meredith Silberstein, Assistant Professor, Mills Family Faculty Fellow

February 12, 2018

Meredith Silberstein, Assistant Professor, Mills Family Faculty Fellow

awarded a grant from an Office of Naval Research (ONR) entitled "Mechanoresponsive Antifouling... read more

New grad housing is living lab for heat pump study

February 8, 2018

New grad housing is living lab for heat pump study

At the Maplewood Apartments project, now under construction, Cornell engineering students will... read more

Hadas Ritz promoted to Senior Lecturer

January 29, 2018

Hadas Ritz promoted to Senior Lecturer

Congratulations to one of the best instructors in the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace... read more

Ankur Singh selected as associate scientific advisor for Science Translational Medicine

January 24, 2018

Ankur Singh selected as associate scientific advisor for Science Translational Medicine

Singh is first Cornell Engineering faculty to serve on the board of interdisciplinary medical... read more

Dr. Rajesh Bhaskaran, Swanson Director of Engineering Simulation

January 4, 2018

Dr. Rajesh Bhaskaran, Swanson Director of Engineering Simulation

interviewed in the Oct. issue of Benchmark magazine. Dr. Bhaskaran discusses Massive Open Online... read more

Removable implant may control type 1 diabetes

January 2, 2018

Removable implant may control type 1 diabetes

In an example of cross-campus collaboration, a group led by Minglin Ma has developed a unique... read more