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CLRP turns 65, Remembering long-term Director Lynne Irwin

Cornell Local Roads Program
Sep 13, 2016
The Cornell Local Roads Program turns 65 this year, "we all live on a local road and most trips start and end on a local road or street.  We will continue to be a resource for anyone who has questions ...".   Professor Lynne Irwin, CLRP director for 40+ years, passed away this August.  Lynne was among the pioneers in the application of deflection testing in pavement structural evaluation including seasonal variations therein. Read more

Minglin Ma named a top young innovator

Aug 22, 2016
Minglin Ma, assistant professor of biological and environmental engineering, was recently named a Young Innovator Award winner by the journal Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering. Read more

12 assistant professors win research grants

Aug 17, 2016
Twelve Cornell assistant professors have been awarded research grants by the Affinito-Stewart Grants Program from the President’s Council of Cornell Women to increase long-term retention of women. Read more

Vortex rings may aid cell delivery, cell-free protein production

Aug 11, 2016
BEE PhD student Duo An, working with Professors Dan Luo and Minglin Ma, is the lead author on a paper in Nature Communications, "Mass production of shaped particles through vortex ring freezing", a "phenomenon that has the potential to greatly improve cell-free protein production and cell delivery, particularly for Type 1 diabetes patients." [nanowerk article posted August 11, 2016]. Read more