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Cornell receives $611k for "FeverPhone" research

June 21, 2016

Cornell receives $611k for "FeverPhone" research

Co-Project Leader Professor David Erickson, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. read more

2016 Academic Venture Fund Awards given to 4 MAE faculty

June 13, 2016

2016 Academic Venture Fund Awards given to 4 MAE faculty

announced by the Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future. Congratulation to all! read more

A Fascinating and Unique Take on Social Domestic Robots - Vyo

June 9, 2016

A Fascinating and Unique Take on Social Domestic Robots - Vyo

Vyo is “a personal assistant serving as a centralized interface for smart home devices.” read more

Cornell, ADC tackling rescue ropes issue for U.S. Navy copters

June 9, 2016

Cornell, ADC tackling rescue ropes issue for U.S. Navy copters

Researchers from Cornell and Advanced Design Consulting, Inc. of Lansing are partnering to develop... read more

Brian Kirby promoted to Full Professor

June 6, 2016

Brian Kirby promoted to Full Professor

effective July 1, 2016. Providing excellence across the board. Congratulations! read more

Tiny "chipsat" spacecraft set for first flight

June 2, 2016

Tiny "chipsat" spacecraft set for first flight

Nature details a set of micro spacecrafts developed by Mason Peck, associate professor (MAE), set... read more

June 2, 2016

CubeSat Design Competition Winners Announced

The Museum of Science Fiction in partnership with NASA and Cornell University, is very pleased to... read more

Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering graduation 2016

June 1, 2016

Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering graduation 2016

took place on Sunday May 29th, in a large white tent on the Engineering Quad. Graduates had... read more

Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering student awards

June 1, 2016

Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering student awards

We offer our congratulations to undergraduate and graduate award winners. read more

May 27, 2016

7 engineering seniors honored as 2016 Merrill Presidential Scholars

Seven Cornell Engineering students spent a portion of Senior Week not only celebrating their own... read more

6 Ph.D. students learn to commercialize their research

May 26, 2016

6 Ph.D. students learn to commercialize their research

Six engineering doctoral students will spend the summer and the fall semester exploring the... read more

Professor Mark Campbell - reappointed as

May 17, 2016

Professor Mark Campbell - reappointed as

the S.C. Thomas Sze Director of the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. read more

Emeritus engineering professor Tobias de Boer dies at 85

May 12, 2016

Emeritus engineering professor Tobias de Boer dies at 85

Emeritus professor Tobias de Boer, who taught mechanical and aerospace engineering at Cornell for... read more

Professor Emeritus P.C. Tobias de Boer died peacefully

May 6, 2016

Professor Emeritus P.C. Tobias de Boer died peacefully

at Kendal of Ithaca on May 2, 2016. He was a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at... read more

Tompkins County Energy Roadmap accepted by the County Legislature:

April 21, 2016

Tompkins County Energy Roadmap accepted by the County Legislature:

Professor Max Zhang who was hired in 2014 by the Steering Committee to complete the project along... read more

Cornellians to advise Starshot exploring Alpha Centauri

April 18, 2016

Cornellians to advise Starshot exploring Alpha Centauri

Cornell faculty and alumni are helping to advise Breakthrough Starshot - a $100 million research... read more

Max Zhang helps sustainable communities grow greener

April 12, 2016

Max Zhang helps sustainable communities grow greener

From studying smog along Beijing's streets to improving how interstate highways clear exhaust to... read more

On the cover of Advanced Materials

April 11, 2016

On the cover of Advanced Materials

Prof. Shepherd and members of his lab present a metal-elastomer-foam composite that can be formed... read more

Engineering Simulation MOOC teaches pro skills

March 23, 2016

Engineering Simulation MOOC teaches pro skills

Cornell’s newest Massive Open Online Course will give thousands of students worldwide an... read more

March 18, 2016

Cornell Engineering's graduate school programs ranks among the best in the nation

Cornell’s graduate school programs in engineering rank among the best in the nation, according to... read more

Light-up skin stretches boundaries of robotics

March 3, 2016

Light-up skin stretches boundaries of robotics

A Cornell team led by assistant professor Rob Shepherd and graduate student Bryan Peele has... read more

Professors Mason Peck and Rob Shepherd along with their team

February 29, 2016

Professors Mason Peck and Rob Shepherd along with their team

joins NASA 360 to discuss and design a bio-inspired soft robotic rover. read more

'Function after failure' in bone translates to engineering strategy

February 29, 2016

'Function after failure' in bone translates to engineering strategy

A study reveals that the material heterogeneity of cancellous bone prevents cracks from propagating... read more

Dr. Bhaskaran to launch

February 17, 2016

Dr. Bhaskaran to launch

massive open online course on simulation at edx.org read more

NSF CAREER Award, 2016-2021

February 4, 2016

NSF CAREER Award, 2016-2021

Professor Ankur Singh receives a 5-yr, 500,000 award from the Division of Materials Research,... read more

MAE welcomes new faculty member, Professor Andarawis-Puri

January 25, 2016

MAE welcomes new faculty member, Professor Andarawis-Puri

Dr. Andarawis-Puri's work in tendon research spans both basic science and translational... read more

MAE welcomes new faculty member, Professor Guy Hoffman.

January 22, 2016

MAE welcomes new faculty member, Professor Guy Hoffman.

Hoffman studies computational, design, and social aspects of Human-Robot Interaction (HRI),... read more