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CLRP turns 65, Remembering long-term Director Lynne Irwin

Cornell Local Roads Program
Published: 
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

Published: 
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

Published: 
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

nanowerk
Published: 
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

Caring for Many Kids

Published: 
Jul 27, 2016
See the Ithaca.com story by Marjorie Olds on BEE Professor Tammo Steenhuis, his wife, and their 19 children, including 10 foster children.  A heartwarming story about a special family. [July 2016] Read more

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