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EWRS looking for grad students

EWRS looking for grad students

November 30, 2017

The Cornell EWRS group at Cornell is looking for any talented Cornell students who may be interested in working with the group. read more

Using cell phone towers to detect the precursors of fog

Using cell phone towers to detect the precursors of fog

November 30, 2017

PostDoc Noam David and Prof. H. Oliver Gao are the first to reveal novel potential in a paper recently published in the Journal of Geophysical Research—Atmospheres. read more

Smart inventory and delivery network between suppliers and retailers

Smart inventory and delivery network between suppliers and retailers

November 30, 2017

H. Oliver Gao and Hamid Sayarshad are the first to reveal novel potential for energy saving and emission reduction using smart inventory and delivery network between suppliers and retailers. read more

Engineers turn research into prototypes with Scale Up Awards

Engineers turn research into prototypes with Scale Up Awards

November 7, 2017

Systems field member Robert Shepherd’s team received funds from Cornell Engineering to advance its laboratory research toward functioning prototypes. read more

Interested in a Ph.D. in Systems?

Interested in a Ph.D. in Systems?

October 25, 2017

Join us Thursday, Nov. 9 from 12-1:30 p.m. for a Systems Ph.D. open house in Duffield Hall Atrium. read more

From an ocean away, students design a girls’ school in Ghana

From an ocean away, students design a girls’ school in Ghana

October 19, 2017

CUSD students design a primary and junior high school for girls in Ghana. read more

Cornell inspires at World Maker Faire in NYC

Cornell inspires at World Maker Faire in NYC

September 26, 2017

It’s not every day you get to meet R2D2, but thousands of aspiring engineers did just that, thanks to a group of Cornell students who escorted the “Star Wars” droid from campus to the World Maker... read more

Watch Cornell Tech dedication live

Watch Cornell Tech dedication live

September 13, 2017

Cornell Tech is set to be dedicated on Wednesday, marking the opening of the technology-focused graduate school, which officials hope will encourage the growth of the New York City tech sector. read more

By design: Art and architecture signal Cornell Tech mission

By design: Art and architecture signal Cornell Tech mission

September 13, 2017

With architectural design and aesthetics reflecting its mission of collaboration and innovation, Cornell Tech is dedicating a new type of urban campus on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York... read more

Cornell Tech fosters community connection and collaboration

Cornell Tech fosters community connection and collaboration

September 13, 2017

“Tech driven,” “outward facing” and “community oriented.” These Cornell Tech hallmarks define the relationships Cornell Tech has developed with Roosevelt Island residents, the City University of New... read more

Reed to speak at Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine

Reed to speak at Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine

September 12, 2017

Systems field member Patrick Reed has been invited to speak at Arab-American Frontiers symposium. read more

US News ranks Cornell No. 14; Dyson, Engineering in top 10

US News ranks Cornell No. 14; Dyson, Engineering in top 10

September 12, 2017

Cornell University advanced one spot to No. 14 in the 2018 edition of US News and World Report’s Best National Universities among 311 schools ranked. read more

Fengqi You wins 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award

Fengqi You wins 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award

September 6, 2017

Fengqi You will receive the prestigious 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award. read more

Fengqi You wins 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award

Fengqi You wins 2018 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Award

September 6, 2017

This is the 3rd major international award that Professor You has received recently, in addition to the 2017 AIChE Environmental Division Early Career Award and the 2017 AIChE Sustainable Engineering... read more

Cornell projects to cultivate digital agriculture landscape

Cornell projects to cultivate digital agriculture landscape

August 29, 2017

Expanding on Cornell’s digital agriculture initiative, a slate of six projects totaling more than $1 million will generate innovative research in the intersecting fields of agriculture, computation... read more

Zdenek Burianec Memorial Award presented to Jian Gong and Fengqi You

Zdenek Burianec Memorial Award presented to Jian Gong and Fengqi You

August 28, 2017

The title of their poster presentation is “Handling Uncertain Feedstock Compositions in Shale Gas Processing Systems Design with Simulation-based Robust Optimization Algorithm.” read more

Fengqi You wins 2017 Environmental Division Early Career Award from AIChE

Fengqi You wins 2017 Environmental Division Early Career Award from AIChE

August 7, 2017

Fengqi You has won the 2017 Environmental Division Early Career Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). read more

Fengqi You wins the 2017 AIChE Sustainable Engineering Research Award

Fengqi You wins the 2017 AIChE Sustainable Engineering Research Award

July 11, 2017

Professor Fengqi You has been selected to receive the 2017 Sustainable Engineering Research Award of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). read more

Day-long seminar honors Peter Jackson

Day-long seminar honors Peter Jackson

July 7, 2017

A day-long symposium celebrated the retirement of Professor Peter Jackson after nearly four decades on the faculty of Cornell’s ORIE and Systems Engineering Program. read more

Presidential Fellowship awarded to a Ph.D. student in You group

Presidential Fellowship awarded to a Ph.D. student in You group

June 26, 2017

Daniel Garcia, a Ph.D. student advised by Prof. Fengqi You (Roxanne E. and Michael J. Zak Professor at the Smith School), was recently awarded a Presidential Fellowship. read more

Jiyao Gao, Ph.D. candidate in the You Group, received the AIChE Sustainable Engineering Forum Student Paper Award

Jiyao Gao, Ph.D. candidate in the You Group, received the AIChE Sustainable Engineering Forum Student Paper Award

June 5, 2017

The Award will be presented at the Sustainable Engineering Forum luncheon during the AIChE Annual National Meeting. read more

Professor You featured in two recent journals

Professor You featured in two recent journals

May 18, 2017

Systems field member Fengqi You, the Roxanne E. and Michael J. Zak Professor (CBE), had his research featured on the cover of two recent journals. read more

Systems hiring research associate

Systems hiring research associate

May 8, 2017

Systems Engineering is hiring a research associate in food industry management program and systems engineering read more

Giving Day to direct support to myriad Cornell causes

Giving Day to direct support to myriad Cornell causes

March 9, 2017

Cornell Giving Day 2017 is March 14, one 24-hour period for alumni, parents and friends to come together to support the 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

You receives a $500K CAREER grant

You receives a $500K CAREER grant

January 12, 2017

Systems field member Fengqi You has received a $500K CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation. read more

Systems Engineering continues to climb national ranking

Systems Engineering continues to climb national ranking

January 10, 2017

U.S. News names Cornell No. 7 best online graduate engineering program. read more

Systems field members featured in "Complex Systems, Network Science and Computation"

Systems field members featured in "Complex Systems, Network Science and Computation"

January 4, 2017

Cornell Systems field members are featured in "Complex Systems, Network Science and Computation (Solving the world’s most challenging problems)" read more