July 13, 2017

Andrew Millis To Receive Hamburg Prize for Theoretical Physics

Columbia University physics professor Andrew Millis has been named the 2017 recipient of the Hamburg Prize for Theoretical Physics for his groundbreaking research on the electronic properties of correlated materials.
July 11, 2017

Columbia University Contributes to New York City’s Economic Growth

As Columbia University opens the first buildings on its new Manhattanville campus, universities have become an increasingly vital source of both jobs for New Yorkers and new scientific discoveries that power the city’s growing innovation economy.
July 11, 2017

Columbia University Faculty of Arts and Sciences Announces Columbia Science Commits

Peter de Menocal, Dean of Science for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Columbia University, today announced Columbia Science Commits, an initiative devoted to solving some of the greatest scientific challenges facing the world today.
July 10, 2017

Researchers Revolutionize Brain-Computer Interfaces Using Silicon Electronics

In new DARPA project, researchers exploit the latest in silicon electronics to invent an implanted brain-interface device that could transform how artificial systems enhance brain functions.
July 5, 2017

Precision Genomics Laboratory Established at CUMC

The Institute for Genomic Medicine and the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology are pleased to announce the formation of a new initiative designed to enhance constitutional genomic diagnostics, research, and education at Columbia University Medical Center.
June 28, 2017

Researchers Develop Yeast-Based Tool for Worldwide Pathogen Detection

Columbia University researchers have developed a tool that is likely to revolutionize the way we detect and treat pathogens in everything from human health to agriculture to water.
June 28, 2017

New Research Shows a Decline in Plant Diversity Could Affect Entire Ecosystems

New findings by Columbia researchers are among the first to show that a decline in biodiversity may also play a role in plants flowering earlier every year, magnifying the impact of climate change not just when plants flower, but on entire ecosystems.