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CBE Safety Olinpics

CBE Safety Olinpics

February 6, 2017

To promote awareness of safety actions, attitudes, and behaviors, the safety committee organized the 1st Annual CBE Safety Olinpics as an educational and entertaining initiative read more

Meet One of Merck’s Newest Postdocs Noreen Rizvi, Ph.D.

Meet One of Merck’s Newest Postdocs Noreen Rizvi, Ph.D.

February 6, 2017

B.Sc., Cornell University; Ph.D., Northeastern University read more

Fengqi You appointed as a Consulting Editor of AIChE Journal

Fengqi You appointed as a Consulting Editor of AIChE Journal

February 6, 2017

AIChE Journal is the flagship journal of American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), and is a high-impact, peer-reviewed monthly covers groundbreaking research in chemical engineering and... read more

Robert F. Smith is Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

Robert F. Smith is Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2017

January 31, 2017

Robert F. Smith '85 has been named the Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. He will be honored Nov. 3 during Cornell’s annual Entrepreneurship Summit in New York City. read more

Fengqi You joins Editorial Board of ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering

Fengqi You joins Editorial Board of ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering

January 12, 2017

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineeirng is a high-impact journal published by American Chemical Society (ACS) on sustainability and green chemistry. read more

Lin Ma of the Acher Group, was recently awarded the MRS Gold Graduate Student Award

Lin Ma of the Acher Group, was recently awarded the MRS Gold Graduate Student Award

January 9, 2017

The MRS Graduate Student Awards are intended to honor and encourage graduate students whose academic achievements and current materials research display a high order of excellence and distinction read more

Poornima Padmanabhan selected for 2017 Cook Award

Poornima Padmanabhan selected for 2017 Cook Award

January 5, 2017

The award honors individuals in recognition of their commitment to women’s issues and their contributions for changing the climate for women at Cornell. Dr. Padmanabhan is a postdoctoral researcher... read more

Zia Group article featured as one of the "Most Read" in the 2016 Journal of Rheology

Zia Group article featured as one of the "Most Read" in the 2016 Journal of Rheology

January 5, 2017

Delayed yield in colloidal gels: Creep, flow, and re-entrant solid regimes Benjamin J. Landrum, William B. Russel, Roseanna N. Zia read more

Better Chemistry Through Modeling

Better Chemistry Through Modeling

January 4, 2017

In the field of chemical engineering, researchers are applying the ideas of systems design and mathematical modeling to push the field into unexplored areas. read more

CBE Professors Daniel, Delisa, Paszek, and Shuler receive the first Robert F. Smith Innovation Fund seed grant

CBE Professors Daniel, Delisa, Paszek, and Shuler receive the first Robert F. Smith Innovation Fund seed grant

January 4, 2017

The project titled, Spatio-temporal Biomanufacturing of Therapeutic Proteins using Membrane-bound Enzymes. read more

Choi and Clancy’s work featured on cover of J. Mater. Chem. A

Choi and Clancy’s work featured on cover of J. Mater. Chem. A

January 3, 2017

The discovery of a new high performing additive, tetrahydrothiopene oxide (THTO), to improve the solar cell efficiency of a lead halide perovskite material was featured on the cover of J. Mater.... read more