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Go team! The CU AirPower team, mentored by MAE Prof. Barthelmie,

moves into round 2 in the Airbus Fly Your Ideas competition. What an achievement! More

Three Violet Project Team students

attended Boeing's Engineers week and take first place in an airfoil competition. More

Cornell sinks teeth into four new MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)

Dive into computational fluid dynamics, heat transfer, solid mechanics and finite element analysis in a hands-on introduction to engineering simulations with Rajesh Bhaskaran, senior lecturer and Swanson Director of Engineering Simulation, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. The course includes guest lecturers from the engineering industry. More

Cornell has become a partner

on the European Wind Energy Master program, joining 42 other organizations from around the world in support of wind energy teaching and research opportunities. More

Cornell Racing: Let's Go Faster

Cornell Racing is Cornell University’s Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) team that designs, manufactures, tests, and races a formula-style racecar. More

Sibley Graduate Research Symposium

SGRS keynote speaker for the 3/5-6/2015 conference is Veronica J. Santos. More

A Brief History of the Sibley College

and School of Mechanical Engineering at Cornell by Prof. Moon More

Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show plays Beer Pong

against the Jamming Gripper robot originally developed by John Amend at the Cornell Creative Machines Lab. More

Dmitry Savransky

From Mars to planets around other stars, Savransky has seen more of our universe than most of us ever will. More

Gemini Planet Imager (GPI) began

collecting data as part of a three year survey... More

Engineering World Health: Field Testing in Peru

Engineering World Health is a student run project team that aims to design and build low-cost medical devices for developing countries. More

CUAir: Help Us Soar Higher

CUAir is an interdisciplinary undergraduate student team which designs, builds, and tests an unmanned aerial system for an international competition. More

Cornell Engineering students volunteer at BookFest 2014

The theme of the festival was “Imagination”. The event was held at Ithaca’s Boynton Middle School on Saturday, November 8th. More

A tribute to Professor Ephrahim Garcia

in the latest issue of ASME Mechanicus. More

Olivier Desjardins, Asst. Prof. in video from

Stanford University Engineering Dept. 15th biennial summer program of the center for turbulence research. More

Erickson elected a Fellow of ASME.

To be recognized in the November issue of Mechanical Engineering Magazine. More

Co-op of the Year Award Recipients

announced by Cornell University College of Engineering. More

Wang elected to Fellowship

in the American Physical Society. Election to APS Fellowship is recognition by peers of outstanding contributions to physics. More

Bonassar recently named to the Board of Directors

of the International Society of Biofabrication. The board sets goals for the Society, including long range planning for scientific meetings. More

A Red Team, a Blue Team, and the White Rose

GNSS/GPS spoofing & detection aboard a superyacht... More

Prof. Emeritus K. K. Wang to be recognized

for 25 year NAE membership at their annual meeting in D.C. this weekend (Sept 28-29). It is also the organizations 50 year anniversary. More

Pepiot receives teaching award

from the College of Engineering. Perrine Pepiot was the winner of the John Swanson ’61 ME in honor of his mother, Dorothy G. Swanson award. More

There aren’t enough data scientists to go around—

unless you automate them. Alumnus Michael Schmidt - part of 35 Innovators Under 35. More

Alumnus Tuhin Sahai awarded the

Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering (FOE) grant by the National Academy of Engineering. More

Harvard and Cornell researchers develop

soft robot capable of untethered, autonomous operation. More

Three prizes with strong Cornell connections

were awarded at the recent ASME International Design & Engineering technical conferences. More

PhD students Nathan Knerr and Nozomi Hitomi visit the falls

while at the ASME 2014 International Design & Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers & Information in Engineering Conference in Buffalo, NY. More

Singh named the 2014 Young Innovator

Cornell Engineering’s Ankur Singh is among 13 outstanding U.S. scientists recently recognized as 2014 Young Innovators in Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. More

Students teach high school girls shop, leadership skills

ME Today: Designing a lamp may seem like a simple enterprise, but for Cornell's ASME student section, it served as a way to enlighten high school girls about the exhilaration of being an engineer and empower them to see that they can be successful in the profession. More

CUAIR takes 2nd overall

CUAIR took first in Flight/Mission and second place overall at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s 12th annual Student Unmanned Aerial Systems competition June 18-22 at Patuxent River Naval Air Station in Maryland. More

MAE Commencement Awards

2014 Senior Class Representative: Ahmed Salah Elsamadisi. 2014 Award Recipients are... More

Cornell Engineering Alumni hold special symposium

in honor of Prof. Francis Moon. Held at Michigan State University June 16, 2014. More

MAE Alumni breakfast held...

Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering was happy to see some of our alumni at a breakfast held in Upson Hall June 7th. More

MAE Commencement 2014

Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 2014 MAE Commencement videos on YouTube. More

Marjolein van der Meulen to Serve as New Department Chair

We are pleased to announce that Marjolein van der Meulen, the John Swanson Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has accepted to serve as the Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering for a five-year term starting July 1, 2014 and ending June 30, 2019. More

ASME Mechanicus Newsletter -

Check out the 2014 Spring Edition! More

Cornell Chapters of ASME and AIAA executive board members recognized

by the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering for their contributions to the Sibley Community. More

The Undergraduate team of Jovanny Fuentes and Rehan Kaluarachchi

with their advisor Professor Garcia were awarded first place at the 2014 AIAA Region I Student Paper Conference. More

Hod Lipson to talk 3D printing

The next Coffee Hour Book Talk will feature Hod Lipson, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering. Friday, May 9, at 4:00 p.m. in the Carpenter Hall Library study space. Coffee and refreshments will be served. More

Recruiting Ushers for MAE Graduation Ceremony,

Bailey Hall, Sunday, May 25, 2014. More

MAE PhD student Malika Grayson

places 3rd at the Technical Research Exhibition Competition, Oral Session at National Society for Black Engineers Convention. More

Ahmed Elsamadisi, B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Class of 2014,

will be serving as the Sibley School’s 2014 Senior Class Representative. He will be giving a speech in Bailey Hall at the MAE graduation ceremony on May 25, 2014. More

Wolfgang Sachse, Meinig Family Professor of Engineering

has won one of the four Kendall S. Carpenter Memorial Advising Prizes given by Cornell. More

While the kids are away, the staff will play 2014

This year, the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering were treated to a tour of CHESS (Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source) and bowling at Helen Newman Bowling Center on the Cornell Campus during Spring Break. More

Natali Vannoy B.S., M.E. '14 is a recipient

of The 2014 Merrill Presidential Scholars Award. Since 1988, the Merrill Presidential Scholars Program has honored Cornell University's most outstanding graduating seniors. More

Solar PCR: There's an App for That

Smartphones can forecast the weather, direct you to your next meeting, or entertain you during a long flight. But can they diagnose cancer? Find out... More

19 Incredibly Impressive Students at Cornell

These 19 students are building schools, companies, and new technologies that are shaping the future. More

NASA confirms Cornell's Kicksat Spacecraft to launch March 30th.

SpaceX has confirmed it will target its next cargo mission launch to the International Space Station from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, for 10:50 p.m. EDT, Sunday, March 30.

NASA Television launch coverage begins at 9:45 p.m. for the company's third contracted resupply mission to the orbital laboratory. More

ASME Newsletter - Mechanicus

Check out the newest issue - includes: 'MAE Interns Take on the World' and much more...including a crossword puzzle! More

Prof. Lipson and Craig Ryan (both from MAE) are

the Editor-in-Chief and Managing Editor of a new peer-reviewed journal - 3D PRINTING and Additive Manufacturing. Check it out! More

MAE doctoral candidate Li Jiang, Prof. Erickson,

and Weill Cornell Medical College researchers have remodeled an energy-intensive medical test-designed to detect a deadly skin cancer. More

Prof. Daniel Selva receives International Faculty Fellow

in the Mario Einaudi Center for a period of three years, July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2017 in recognition of internationally focused research and teaching. More

MAE Prof. Moon giving AIAA Cornell lecture...

"Who Invented the Airplane? Cornell University in the Social Network of Early Aviation" More

Prof. Strogatz wins AAAS public engagement award

for his “exceptional commitment to and passion for conveying the beauty and importance of mathematics to the general public.” More

MAE Prof. Mark Psiaki is promoted to Fellow of the Institute of Navigation

For contributions to GNSS signal processing, software receivers, ionospheric scintillation modeling, and for satellite orbit and attitude determination. More

MAE Prof. Mark Psiaki receives the Institute of Navigation Tycho Brahe award

For exceptional contributions to the theory and practice of spacecraft attitude and orbit determination and to the advancement of GNSS algorithms for satellite navigation. More

Olivier Desjardins wins NSF CAREER award

this year, with his proposal entitled "CAREER: Towards Understanding and Modeling Turbulent Atomizing Liquid-Gas Flows" More

MAE Prof. Garcia highlighted on the new Cornell Engineering

brand...Check out Cornell Engineering’s new series of videos and stories highlighting the bold, innovative, and entrepreneurial work being done by our students, faculty, and graduates. More

MAE Prof. Matt Miller recently named Associate Director

of the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS) where he will further develop structural material capabilities... More

MAE Prof. Garcia giving talk 11/21/2013

at Univ. of Michigan titled "On the Virtues of Unsteady Aerodynamics: Perching Aircraft, Aeroelastic Energy and Ornithopters"... More

MAE Undergrad students Claire Straus and Asta Li

highlighted on 'EngineeringBecause'. Claire spent the summer engineering 3D printers and Asta creates a real-time 3D environment mapping application... More

Prof. Pope speaks on 11/7 at memorial seminar

held at Stanford for a previous William R. Sears Distinguished Lecturer, William Reynolds. Pope's talk was titled "Computational Modeling of Turbulent Combustion". More

MAE Assistant Professor Ankur Singh

selected as a recipient of the Rising Star Award for the 2014 Biomedical Engineering Society Cellular and Molecular Engineering (BMES-CMBE) Meeting. The theme for this scientific meeting is Multi Scale Mechanobiology - From Morphogenesis to Nuclear Mechanotransduction. More

The Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering announces Dr. Charles Elachi

as the 2013 William R. Sears Distinguished Lecturer. Thursday November 7, 2013 - 7:00 p.m., 101 Phillips Hall. More

Lab on a Bird

MAE Professors Garcia and Erickson Lead 2 of the project teams... More

ASME - Ice Cream Social held on Friday, 09/25/2013.

ASME - Ice Cream Social held and Congratulations given to M.E. Jan. 2014 Graduates! More

MAE guest Lecturer - Bill Nye: the Science Guy

Two classes surprised with speaker on Friday, Sept. 27th. More

Prof. Avedisian receives ASME Medal

75th Anniversary Medal of the Heat Transfer Division. More

2012 Thomas K. Caughey Dynamics Award

...awarded to Prof. Frances C. Moon. The award was established in 2008. More

CU AUV prepare for competition...

2013 Vehicle - Ragnarök. Check out the video! More

CUAir team takes first place

overall at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Annual Unmanned Air Systems (UAS) Student Competition held at the Patuxent Naval Air Station, Maryland on June 19-22, 2013. More

Cornell Alumni Weekend held...

June 6 - 9, 2013. Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering was happy to see some of our alumni. More

NASA Space Technology Research Fellows – 2013 Class

NASA has selected 65 graduate students as the 2013 class of Space Technology Research Fellows... 5 from Cornell in which 4 are Ph.D students in MAE's Prof. Lipson's Cornell Creative Machines Lab group. More

MAE student, Sam Daly flies solar.

Remember having to write about "What did you do over the summer"? Check out what one MAE student is doing... More

Microfluidic technology separates bona fide human stem cells based-on cell mechanics

Ankur Singh will be joining the Sibley School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at Cornell University as an Assistant Professor in July. His work on human stem cells was recently published in Nature Methods, highlighted on the NIH Director's Blog, and discussed in-depth in Nature Materials "News and Views". More

Sibley School Recognizes Cornell Chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) 2012/2013 Executive Board Members. More

Mason Peck, MAE Assoc. Prof.; NASA Chief Technologist

in The Washington Post "Ask Me Anything' online session May 20, 2013. More

Lauren Min, Sibley School B.S., M.E.

2013 Senior Class Representative... More

Cornell Racing Formula SAE

finishes 6th overall in Michigan competition. Congratulations! Check them out on facebook. More

MAE staff get creative

check out what the staff were up to while the students were on Spring break! More

Yu Cheng (Frank) Liu '13

Graduate Highlight. Frank's research focuses on experimental droplet combustion in microgravity...see more More

DBF team received the FIRST PLACE

report score out of 81 teams participating in this year's AIAA competition!!! Every team submits a 60-page competition report (pdf of paper can be found here: More

SiGMA's April 2013 FEATURED student is...

Shama Iyer from the Gao Lab. She is a 3rd year MAE Ph.D. student concentrating in biomechanics. More

AIAA Region I-MA Student Conference

held April 5-6, 2013 was attended by many Cornell students...many received awards. More

ASME to receive CEAA Student Group Organization Award

The Cornell Chapter of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) has been chosen as the winner for this year's College of Engineering Alumni Association (CEAA) Student Group Organization Award. More

Grad student, Natasha Udpa, receives 2013 Cook Award

Eight honored for improving campus climate for women. More

MAE Professor, Ephrahim Garcia and Postdoctoral Associate, Matthew Bryant published paper makes 10 most cited papers!

Professor, Ephrahim Garcia and Postdoctoral Associate, Matthew Bryant published paper based on Matthew's dissertation work is listed as one of the top ten cited papers in the last 2 years in the ASME Journal of Vibrations and Acoustics, February 2013. More