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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

AAOS 2018 Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award

December 18, 2017

AAOS 2018 Kappa Delta Young Investigator Award

Dr. Andarawis-Puri has been selected to receive this award for her outstanding research. She will... read more

Living Tissue Systems for Fighting Disease

December 15, 2017

Living Tissue Systems for Fighting Disease

Ankur Singh is advancing technologies to reveal how the immune system succeeds or fails in fighting... read more

Engineers program tiny robots to move, think like insects

December 13, 2017

Engineers program tiny robots to move, think like insects

Cornell engineers are experimenting with new programming that mimics the way an insect’s brain... read more

MAE Newsletter - Winter 2017

December 8, 2017

MAE Newsletter - Winter 2017

Breaking rules to engineer a robot's behavior- Professor Hadas Kress-Gazit. Alumni Profile- Lowell... read more

New Mechatronics final project has students, robots going cube crazy

December 6, 2017

New Mechatronics final project has students, robots going cube crazy

Professor Hadas Kress-Gazit thought it was time that her junior-level Mechatronics class switched... read more

Max Zhang: Local engagement yields ‘real social impact’

December 6, 2017

Max Zhang: Local engagement yields ‘real social impact’

Professor Max Zhang makes a concerted effort to improve the world through collaboration. read more

Cornell team devises rapid test for vitamin A, iron deficits

December 4, 2017

Cornell team devises rapid test for vitamin A, iron deficits

“We must address the micronutrient problem at the individual level – which is a much easier task.... read more

On the highway to health: trimming toxins with trees

November 30, 2017

On the highway to health: trimming toxins with trees

Doctoral candidates Khaled Hashad and Bo Yang, and undergraduate researcher Dan Shaw ’18 – all... read more

Lance Collins receives inaugural Mosaic Medal of Distinction

November 29, 2017

Lance Collins receives inaugural Mosaic Medal of Distinction

The medal recognizes Cornell faculty members, administrators and alumni for their impact and... read more

Congratulations to Rajesh Bhaskaran for being a recipient of the 2016-2017 Excellence in Teaching Award

November 29, 2017

Congratulations to Rajesh Bhaskaran for being a recipient of the 2016-2017 Excellence in Teaching Award

Bhaskaran, Sr. Lecturer and Swanson Director of Engineering Simulation was honored with the Dennis... read more