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Explaining the behavior of complex fluids

Somewhere between the minuscule world of the atom and the one we experience as humans is another, “middle world”--larger than atoms but smaller than what the naked eye can see. Roseanna Zia, an Assistant Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is at home in this world, studying the micro-mechanical underpinnings of macroscopic material behaviors in complex fluids and gels. More

Improving drug discovery and delivery

One of the unspoken rules of higher education is that getting tenure is more important than just about anything else an assistant professor can do. This is why it is a bit surprising to hear Chris Alabi, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering (CBE) at Cornell, say “I care much more about the health of my research program than I do about tenure. Research is about discovery, and that is what I get excited about.” More

John T. Thompson '76

CEO/President, First Electric Supply will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award More

Matthew Paszek

Matthew Paszek is living his dream. As a “naive” undergrad, he attended Cornell, studying for his bachelor’s in chemical engineering. Fast forward eleven years, and here he is, an assistant professor in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering More

Hometown Hero

Professor T. Michael Duncan as featured in Cornell Engineering magazine. More

This is Cornell

A video made by 2 grateful graduating seniors as a tribute to Cornell. More

I Just Got Tenure

With a comical twist, CBE Graduate students celebrate Professor Hanrath's tenure and promotion. More

Big Red runs Green

Cornell's commitment to sustainability earned it a spot in Sierra Magazine's top ten "coolest schools". More

David Allen '79: Lone Star Pioneer

An air-quality expert works to put Texas at the forefront of precollege engineering. More