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September 18, 2018

Professors Anton and Paszek receive 2018 Engineering Teaching Awards

2018 College of Engineering Teaching Award winners read more

Cornell to conduct Earth Source Heat seismic survey Sept. 21-25

September 15, 2018

Cornell to conduct Earth Source Heat seismic survey Sept. 21-25

Cornell will conduct a survey of the sub-terrain on campus and in the towns of Ithaca and Dryden... read more

September 10, 2018

Samuel Bodman '60, valued alumnus of the Smith School has passed away

Dr. Bodman held prominent roles in academia, industry, and government. He was generous to the... read more

Prof. Fengqi You recently co-authored paper published in Science

September 5, 2018

Prof. Fengqi You recently co-authored paper published in Science

Until renewable sources of energy like wind or solar become more reliable and less expensive,... read more

Training ‘immuno-engineers’ is goal of NIH grant

August 22, 2018

Training ‘immuno-engineers’ is goal of NIH grant

A new Cornell program will train graduate students interested in specializing in... read more

August 17, 2018

On a Role: Ato Essandoh, ChemE ’95

Ato Essandoh ’95 started out as a chemical engineer—but now he’s a familiar face on TV shows like... read more

Cryo-electron microscopy sheds new light on batteries

August 15, 2018

Cryo-electron microscopy sheds new light on batteries

A collaboration involving researchers from physics and engineering used a new cryogenic... read more

DeLisa Group describes a new route to personalized glycomedicine in Nature Communications

July 18, 2018

DeLisa Group describes a new route to personalized glycomedicine in Nature Communications

Cell-free glycoprotein synthesis platform enables creation of potent glycomedicines in a single pot... read more

WATCH! Shuler Symposium video

July 18, 2018

WATCH! Shuler Symposium video

Opening remarks and keynote address at the symposium honoring Mike Shuler on June 22, 2018. read more

Paszek receives NSF CAREER Award

July 11, 2018

Paszek receives NSF CAREER Award

"With NSF CAREER awards, junior STEM faculty have the opportunity to tackle important and unique... read more

Atkinson's Academic Venture Fund awards $1.5M to 12 projects

July 11, 2018

Atkinson's Academic Venture Fund awards $1.5M to 12 projects

Investigators: Fengqi You, chemical and biomolecular engineering; Johannes Lehmann, soil and crop... read more

WOMEN, Women's Outreach in Materials, Energy, and Nanobiotechnology Video

June 27, 2018

WOMEN, Women's Outreach in Materials, Energy, and Nanobiotechnology Video

WOMEN, Women's Outreach in Materials, Energy, and Nanobiotechnology, promotes STEM careers and... read more

Prof. Clancy wins GPSA faculty award

June 27, 2018

Prof. Clancy wins GPSA faculty award

Selected by the Graduate and Professional Student Assembly for an outstanding graduate... read more

Archer Group paper published in PNAS: “Hairy” Nanoparticles are the key to a more powerful and safer lithium battery

June 14, 2018

Archer Group paper published in PNAS: “Hairy” Nanoparticles are the key to a more powerful and safer lithium battery

The research performed by Choudhury, Vu et. al. sought to evaluate and extend these predictions. In... read more

Fengqi You wins 2018 Computing and Systems Technology Outstanding Young Researcher Award from AIChE

June 8, 2018

Fengqi You wins 2018 Computing and Systems Technology Outstanding Young Researcher Award from AIChE

This award is presented by AIChE to honor an individual with outstanding contributions to the... read more

Two ACS journal covers feature sustainability research on shale gas

June 5, 2018

Two ACS journal covers feature sustainability research on shale gas

Two research articles on energy and sustainability topics from the research group directed by Prof.... read more

Cornell experts aim for carbon neutrality via Earth Source Heat

May 24, 2018

Cornell experts aim for carbon neutrality via Earth Source Heat

Cornell engineering faculty and facility experts met with more than 100 members of the Ithaca... read more

May 14, 2018

CBE students honored at Diversity Program in Engineering (DPE) banquet

A number of CBE undergraduate and graduate students have been honored this year during the DPE... read more

The University of Vermont and Varnerlab win a $3.5M R61/R33 Award from the National Institutes of Health

May 14, 2018

The University of Vermont and Varnerlab win a $3.5M R61/R33 Award from the National Institutes of Health

Managing problems related to blood clotting is a common clinical challenge during pregnancy. This... read more

New biotech technique accelerates protein therapy research

May 7, 2018

New biotech technique accelerates protein therapy research

The DeLisa group, together with collaborators Milan Mrksich and Michael Jewett at Northwestern... read more

April 30, 2018

Spring Hooey Award winners: Mardochee Réveil, Clancy group and Snehashis Choudhury, Archer group

Both Mardochee and Sne have made substantial impacts in their respective fields, contributing... read more

For Materials with Innovative Properties

April 20, 2018

For Materials with Innovative Properties

To enable the achievement of new materials, Fernando Escobedo develops methods for studying... read more

Robert Langer (ChemE '70) delivered talk, 'The Edison of Medicine: Robert Langer’s Quest to Solve Global Health Challenges using Biotechnology'

April 16, 2018

Robert Langer (ChemE '70) delivered talk, 'The Edison of Medicine: Robert Langer’s Quest to Solve Global Health Challenges using Biotechnology'

Langer outlined his path to becoming a leading figure in the field of biotechnology since... read more

Next-generation rechargeable battery made with tin

April 10, 2018

Next-generation rechargeable battery made with tin

Archer group has demonstrated a cost-effective way to stabilize lithium and sodium anodes using tin... read more

Matt Paszek, CBE Assistant Professor, selected Tau Beta Pi Professor of the Year by the College of Engineering Alumni Association

April 9, 2018

Matt Paszek, CBE Assistant Professor, selected Tau Beta Pi Professor of the Year by the College of Engineering Alumni Association

Matt Paszek, Assistant Professor in the Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, was... read more

CBE graduate students hosted the 8th annual WOMEN event on March 17, 2018

March 22, 2018

CBE graduate students hosted the 8th annual WOMEN event on March 17, 2018

WOMEN stands for Women's Outreach in Materials, Energy, and Nanobiotechnology. read more

Taylor Stevenson, Ty Moeller and Kevin Weyant of the DeLisa Group publish in PNAS

March 20, 2018

Taylor Stevenson, Ty Moeller and Kevin Weyant of the DeLisa Group publish in PNAS

The DeLisa Group teamed up to describe an alternative route to producing PNAG-containing... read more

Zhengyuan Tu and Snehashis Choudhury, of the Archer Group, publish in Nature Energy

March 14, 2018

Zhengyuan Tu and Snehashis Choudhury, of the Archer Group, publish in Nature Energy

Zhengyuan Tu and Snehashis Choudhury, from Prof. Lynden Archer’s lab, report the invention of a... read more

Seth Feder (ChemE '18) was awarded an Academic All-Ivy Award for Fall 2017

March 9, 2018

Seth Feder (ChemE '18) was awarded an Academic All-Ivy Award for Fall 2017

12 members of Cornell Rugby were recently awarded the Academic All-Ivy Award for Fall 2017 read more

Robert Frederick Smith '85 graces the cover of Forbes Magazine March 2018 Special Issue

March 8, 2018

Robert Frederick Smith '85 graces the cover of Forbes Magazine March 2018 Special Issue

"How The Richest Black American And His Billionaire Partner Became Top Philanthropists." read more

Hugh Bullen: Ph.D. Commercialization Fellow

March 1, 2018

Hugh Bullen: Ph.D. Commercialization Fellow

Bullen arrived at Cornell in 2014 and joined the research group of Professor James Engstrom in the... read more

Prof. Lynden Archer elected to the National Academy of Engineering

February 8, 2018

Prof. Lynden Archer elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Election to the National Academy of Engineering is among the highest professional distinctions... read more

Hoang Phong Nguyen '18 named in Forbes'  Vietnam's 30 Under 30 list

January 31, 2018

Hoang Phong Nguyen '18 named in Forbes' Vietnam's 30 Under 30 list

Recognizing his leadership of an educational website and YouTube channel: "Love of Knowledge." read more

Iyore Olaye ’16 named in Forbes 30 Under 30 List

January 26, 2018

Iyore Olaye ’16 named in Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Olaye stated that her experience with the Kessler Fellows Program helped her combine... read more

Brian Pfleger (ChemE '00) wins ACS BIOT Young Investigator award

January 24, 2018

Brian Pfleger (ChemE '00) wins ACS BIOT Young Investigator award

The award honors an outstanding young contributor to the field of biochemical technology. Pfleger... read more

Prof. Chris Alabi has been selected as a 2018 PMSE Young Investigator

January 22, 2018

Prof. Chris Alabi has been selected as a 2018 PMSE Young Investigator

This distinction is meant to honor young researchers who have made significant contributions to... read more

Han-Yuan Liu, of the Daniel Group, receives CBE Best Paper of the Year award

January 19, 2018

Han-Yuan Liu, of the Daniel Group, receives CBE Best Paper of the Year award

"Biologically Complex Planar Cell Plasma Membranes Supported on Polyelectrolyte Cushions Retain... read more

Lynden Archer to lead Cornell Energy Systems Institute

January 11, 2018

Lynden Archer to lead Cornell Energy Systems Institute

Lynden Archer, professor of chemical and biolomolecular engineering, is the new director of the... read more

Leadership committee to guide Earth Source Heat effort on campus

January 10, 2018

Leadership committee to guide Earth Source Heat effort on campus

Prof. Tester, who has been involved with geothermal research and development for more than 30... read more

Prof. Fengqi You Elected Environmental Division Director

December 18, 2017

Prof. Fengqi You Elected Environmental Division Director

The ENV Division engages in all aspects of educational, research and development activities to... read more

Magnetic tweezers reveal ‘hairballs’ in polymer growth

December 13, 2017

Magnetic tweezers reveal ‘hairballs’ in polymer growth

Their findings are reported in “Single Polymer Growth Dynamics,” published Oct. 20 in Science. In... read more

2 CBE PhD students inducted into Bouchet Graduate Honor Society

December 7, 2017

2 CBE PhD students inducted into Bouchet Graduate Honor Society

Jade Noble and Christian Aponte-Rivera have been inducted into the Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor... read more

A new Robert Frederick Smith Initiative is launching

December 6, 2017

A new Robert Frederick Smith Initiative is launching

Three graduate students in CBE are launching a new civic engagement initiative. read more

Teams led by Hanrath and Putnam win two of four Scale-Up Awards to move laboratory developments toward commercial application

December 4, 2017

Teams led by Hanrath and Putnam win two of four Scale-Up Awards to move laboratory developments toward commercial application

Two of the four teams that received Scale Up and Prototyping Awards include CBE Faculty, Tobias... read more

Kent Zheng (Archer group) wins grand prize in the 15th Challenge Cup Contest

November 27, 2017

Kent Zheng (Archer group) wins grand prize in the 15th Challenge Cup Contest

Kent Zheng, a first-year Ph.D. student in the Archer group, was selected to participate in the... read more

Fengqi You elected vice-chair of AIChE’s Sustainable Engineering Forum

November 20, 2017

Fengqi You elected vice-chair of AIChE’s Sustainable Engineering Forum

Through a division-wide election, Prof. Fengqi You was elected the vice chair of the Sustainable... read more

Fengqi You featured as an I&EC Research 2017 Class of Influential Researcher

November 20, 2017

Fengqi You featured as an I&EC Research 2017 Class of Influential Researcher

Professor Fengqi You was named as one of the 2017 Class of Influential Researchers by the ACS... read more

Robert F. Smith ’85 received this year’s Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year award on Nov. 3.

November 20, 2017

Robert F. Smith ’85 received this year’s Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year award on Nov. 3.

Robert F. Smith, who earned his bachelor’s in chemical engineering at Cornell in ’85, received this... read more

Yong Joo is Named Fuller Chair

November 3, 2017

Yong Joo is Named Fuller Chair

Yong L. Joo, Professor in the Robert Frederick Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular... read more

CBE Reception at AIChe meeting in Minneapolis

October 30, 2017

CBE Reception at AIChe meeting in Minneapolis

Please join us at Cornell’s Reception on Tuesday at the AICHE Meeting. Tuesday, October 31,... read more

2017 CBE Safety Olympics

October 27, 2017

2017 CBE Safety Olympics

The second annual CBE Safety Olympics took place on September 15, 2017. read more

Cornell alumnus and world renowned Chemical Engineer, Edwin Lightfoot (BS '47 and PhD 50'), passed away Oct. 2, 2017, aged 92.

October 25, 2017

Cornell alumnus and world renowned Chemical Engineer, Edwin Lightfoot (BS '47 and PhD 50'), passed away Oct. 2, 2017, aged 92.

Edwin Niblock Lightfoot, Jr., passed away peacefully in his home at the age of 92 on October 2. read more

Angela Harper (Clancy group REU) wins the 2017 LeRoy Apker award from APS

October 17, 2017

Angela Harper (Clancy group REU) wins the 2017 LeRoy Apker award from APS

Angela Harper, who spent a summer at Cornell as a CCMR REU student in 2016, has received the APS... read more

Shuler receives the 2018 BMES CMBE Shu Chien Achievement Award

October 17, 2017

Shuler receives the 2018 BMES CMBE Shu Chien Achievement Award

Michael Shuler has been selected to receive the 2018 BMES CMBE Shu Chien Achievement Award from the... read more

Sodium has a promising future in electrochemical energy storage: Archer Group paper published in Nature Communications shows why

October 17, 2017

Sodium has a promising future in electrochemical energy storage: Archer Group paper published in Nature Communications shows why

Designing solid-liquid interphases for sodium batteries: Current state-of-art lithium-ion batteries... read more