Can interactive technology ease urban traffic jams?

Traffic congestion is a serious problem in the United States, but a new analysis shows that interactive technology — ranging from 511 traffic information systems and roadside cameras to traffic apps like Waze and Google Maps — is helping in cities that use it. Potentially, the researchers said, technology could limit the need to widen […]

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NSF-funded antimicrobial technology targets COVID-19

The commercialization of a Cornell-created antimicrobial coating technology that keeps surfaces clean by extending the life of chlorine-based disinfectants – by days and even weeks – is being fast-tracked to determine how well it can combat COVID-19. Its potential to prevent COVID-19 from contaminating private and public spaces has attracted the interest of the National […]

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