May 31, 2021 – Professor El-Ghazaly has been awarded the Zellman Warhaft Faculty Commitment to Diversity Award for her “outstanding involvement in diversity initiatives with a particular concentration on increasing the representation of and enhancing the graduate experience for underrepresented minority students.” Check out the Diversity Programs in Engineering Awards for more details.

May 28, 2021 – Congratulations to Ludovico Cestarollo for being awarded the Hemmeter Entrepreneurship award! This award recognizes the “creators of the business plan most likely to launch a successful enterprise.”  Ludovico received this award along with his peer Karan Vishwanath for their startup pitch on “RheoHero” – a company that will use material science to make smart ankle braces for athletes.

award poster with awardee pictures

May 26, 2021 – Professor El-Ghazaly has been awarded the Faculty Champion Award for junior faculty “who have served as dedicated advocates to foster diversity, inclusion, and equity in higher education through exemplary mentorship, leadership, and/or outreach activities within the Cornell community.” Check out her awardee bio for more details.

September 9, 2020 – Professor El-Ghazaly has been named one of 20 Engaged Faculty Fellows at Cornell for the 2020-2021 academic year. Check out the Cornell Engineering news article and her Engaged Faculty Fellow profile for more details.

September 1, 2020 – Professor El-Ghazaly, Professor Alyosha Molnar, and Professor Bernd-Peter Paris (GMU) started a new collaboration on reconfigurable wireless communications. The project is funded by the National Science Foundation under the program called Spectrum and Wireless Innovation enabled by Future Technologies (NSF SWIFT). Check out the Cornell Engineering news article for more details on the concept.

November 18, 2019 – Professor El-Ghazaly gave an invited talk at The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine Frontiers Symposium in Cairo, Egypt.
Professor El-Ghazaly giving a presentation

September 9, 2019 – Check out the new faculty spotlight on Professor El-Ghazaly.

July 1, 2019 – Professor El-Ghazaly joins the ECE faculty at Cornell! Her office is Phillips Hall 308 and laboratory is Phillips Hall 105/102b.