Three Cornell University professors contributed to the successful proposal to lead the National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium, a new $18.5 million federal endeavor to enhance the United States’ wind-energy economy and substantially decrease greenhouse gas emissions.
Meredith Silberstein, assistant professor in the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, is one of 84 scientists chosen by the U.S. Department of Energy to receive funding as part of the DOE Office of Science’s Early Career Research Program.
In a one-hour conversation with Zhang, the word “impact” came up no fewer than 10 times. It is clear that it is important to Max Zhang that his work matters—that it has a positive effect in the real world as soon as possible.
NASA has just greenlighted a project from Cornell University that is truly mind-blowing: a satellite capable of being launched into space in tiny segments, which can then navigate autonomously to a point and self-assemble.
Professor Mark Campbell has been reappointed for a one-year term as the S.C. Thomas Sze Director of the Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
Wolfgang Sachse, Meinig Family Professor of Engineering Emeritus, has been approved for emeritus status.