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Room-temperature lithium metal battery closer to reality

Room-temperature lithium metal battery closer to reality

February 3, 2016

A Cornell team, led by professor Lynden Archer and graduate student Snehashis Choudhury, proposed in a recent study that by designing nanostructured membranes with pore dimensions below a critical... read more

Cornell names Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering in recognition of the leadership of philanthropist

Cornell names Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering in recognition of the leadership of philanthropist

February 2, 2016

A combined $50 million commitment from Robert F. Smith '85, founder, chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, and the foundation of which he is a founding director will support chemical and... read more

Archer named among nine Cornell faculty named 'most influential' researchers

Archer named among nine Cornell faculty named 'most influential' researchers

January 29, 2016

Nine Cornell professors have been named to a list of the 25 most influential scientific minds for 2015 compiled by Thompson Reuters and based on how often faculty members' research is cited. read more

Funding Cornell’s Future Engineers, With a Focus on Minorities

January 29, 2016

With a $50 million gift to Cornell University’s College of Engineering, Robert Frederick Smith aims to increase the opportunities for underrepresented minorities and women who want to make a career... read more

$50M gift to engineering supports minorities

$50M gift to engineering supports minorities

January 29, 2016

A $50 million commitment from Robert F. Smith ’85, founder and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, and his foundation will support chemical and biomolecular engineering and underrepresented students at... read more

New Nanomaterials Lab at Cornell University Provides Space for Collaborative Research

New Nanomaterials Lab at Cornell University Provides Space for Collaborative Research

January 29, 2016

Professor Lynden Archer featured in Cornell Daily Sun read more

Thomas Ober '08: The (Fluid) Dynamics of Motorsports

Thomas Ober '08: The (Fluid) Dynamics of Motorsports

January 28, 2016

A motorsports fan in high school and a member of the FSAE team at Cornell University, Ober has always been interested in racing. read more

Julius Lucks joins Nucleic Acids Research Editorial Board

Julius Lucks joins Nucleic Acids Research Editorial Board

January 9, 2016

CBE Assistant Professor, Julius joins Nucleic Acids Research Editorial Board read more

Archer Group paper published in Nature Communications

Archer Group paper published in Nature Communications

January 5, 2016

Authors: Snehashis Choudhury, Rahul Mangal, Akanksha Agrawal, Lynden Archer read more

Cornell's ChemE Car Wins First Place at National Competition

Cornell's ChemE Car Wins First Place at National Competition

January 1, 2016

Competing in Salt Lake City, UT at the Annual Student Conference, over 30 student teams from around the world will be racing their chemically powered vehicles read more