Cornell scientists convert carbon dioxide, create electricity

ITHACA, N.Y. – While the human race will always leave its carbon footprint on the Earth, it must continue to find ways to lessen the impact of its fossil fuel consumption. “Carbon capture” technologies – chemically trapping carbon dioxide before it is released into the atmosphere – is one approach. In a recent study, Cornell […]

Lithium-ion batteries: Chemical engineer available to discuss battery science in wake of federal warnings

Lynden Archer, is director of Cornell University’s Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and an expert on lithium batteries. He was named one of the “most influential scientific minds” this year by Thompson Reuters and is available to discuss battery science in the wake of new safety concerns and warnings from several federal agencies […]

Cornell nano lab opens doors to public for first time to spark innovations in energy, medicine, tech

ITHACA, N.Y. – A nanomaterials research laboratory inside Cornell University’s Kimball Hall is opening its doors to the public for the first time, expecting to draw interest from students, researchers and companies looking to gain access to its state-of-the-art equipment and spark innovations in energy, medicine and technology. The unique opportunity comes with the expiration […]