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Sustainability efforts shine with new solar collectors

Sustainability efforts shine with new solar collectors

A new solar collector array atop Guterman Research Center is one of several sustainability projects, from reusable dining serviceware to living laboratory experiments, that are continuing apace despite the many interruptions made by COVID-19 to campus life. Read more

Professor Jefferson Tester

Professor Jeff Tester elected to NAE

Jefferson W. Tester, the Croll Professor of Sustainable Energy Systems, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering for leadership in development of novel renewable energy systems. Read more

Collaborating for Sustainability

Collaborating for Sustainability

By: J. Edward Anthony

“One-third of all food produced in the world is wasted,” says Systems field member Fengqi You. “Some food spoils before it’s ever served. Some goes straight from a person’s plate into the garbage bin. A lot of food waste drops out of the nutrient cycle and winds up decomposing in landfills.” Read more

Fengqi You

Fengqi You wins College of Engineering Teaching Award

Professor Fengqi You has won the Mr. & Mrs. Richard F. Tucker Excellence in Teaching Award. The award was presented at the Fall 2020 Faculty Reception, hosted (virtually) by the College of Engineering at Cornell University. Professor You is the Roxanne E. and Michael J. Zak Professor in Energy Systems Engineering and Croll Sesquicentennial Fellow in the Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. The complete list of winners is provided here: Recipient Department Donor Ilana Brito BME Robert '55 and Vanne '57 Cowie David Bindel CS James and Mary Tien Guillaume Lambert AEP Dorothy... Read more