Engineering for Humanity

Our vision for Columbia Engineering reflects our aspirations to bring about innovative research that has a positive impact on humanity—a sustainable, healthy, secure, connected, and creative humanity.

Mentoring Diverse Talent

In the lab, biomedical engineer Michael Sutton MS’18 PhD’22 works to alleviate debilitating illnesses stemming from low bone mass. In the bigger picture, as both scientist and advocate, he’s striving to build the bones of a more inclusive society.

Body Mechanics

Professors Christine Hendon and Kristin Myers sat down with Dean Boyce and a gathering of students for the latest faculty tech talk.

Connected Humanity

Always on Call

Columbia engineers develop a wake-up receiver can run for decades on the energy found in a few grains of sugar More
Apr 05 2019 | By Jesse Adams | Photo Credit: Jesse Adams
Secure Humanity

A Bridge to the 22nd Century

This year's Magill Lecture featured Jamey Barbas ’81BC MS’83, who oversaw construction of New York City's Mario Cuomo Bridge. More
Mar 22 2019 | By JESSE ADAMS | Barbas Photo Credit: Timothy Lee Photographers | Bridge Photo Courtesy Of Kevin Coughlin/Office of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo