ME Team Awarded NASA In-Space Recycling Project

ME Team Awarded NASA In-Space Recycling Project

A team of ME researchers — in partnership with CisLunar Industries — were awarded a NASA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase 1 proposal. The project is titled “In-Space Recycling System Using Electromagnetic Levitation and Induction to Process...
April ME Faculty Promotions – Hildreth and Tilton

April ME Faculty Promotions – Hildreth and Tilton

At the April 2021 Mines Board of Trustees meeting, Dr. Owen Hildreth and Dr. Nils Tilton were awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor. Dr. Owen Hildreth received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, San Diego in 2002 and...
Tabares-Velasco honored with ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award

Tabares-Velasco honored with ASHRAE Distinguished Service Award

ME Assistant Professor Paulo Tabares-Velasco was awarded an American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Distinguished Service Award. He will be honored at the Society’s 2021 Virtual Annual Conference in June. This award...
Mines unveils new aerospace engineering minor for Fall 2021

Mines unveils new aerospace engineering minor for Fall 2021

From the Mines Newsroom: An aerospace engineering minor, along with two other minors, will be offered in Fall 2021 after being approved by the Mines Board of Trustees in February 2021.  As the aerospace industry continues to grow in Colorado, it now represents five of...
Haun awarded Mines 2020 Classified Employee of the Year

Haun awarded Mines 2020 Classified Employee of the Year

ME Lab Manager Buddy Haun was awarded Mines 2020 Classified Employee of the Year. Haun was honored in a virtual award celebration on Wednesday, January 27th. Often referred to as “the unsung hero of the Mines Mechanical Engineering Department”, Haun...