Mechanical Engineering Department Highlights

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

Tucker named IMS Distinguished Faculty Scholar

Tucker named IMS Distinguished Faculty Scholar

ME Associate Professor Garritt Tucker was one of two awardees of the Institute for Materials Science (IMS) Distinguished Faculty ... Read more

Lamberson leading PANTHER’s materials characterization advances to combat traumatic brain injuries

Lamberson leading PANTHER’s materials characterization advances to combat traumatic brain injuries

Professor Leslie Lamberson is part of a multi-organization collaboration that will study traumatic brain injury (TBI) in soldiers with Read more

Ackerman develops ecofriendly face shield

Ackerman develops ecofriendly face shield

In the midst of COVID-19, Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Jeff Ackerman developed an ecofriendly face shield made out of ... Read more

Brice awarded Fryrear Endowed Chair for Innovation and Excellence

Brice awarded Fryrear Endowed Chair for Innovation and Excellence

From the Mines Newsroom: Mechanical Engineering Professor of Practice Craig Brice was awarded the Ben L. Fryrear Endowed Chair for ... Read more

Braun and Sullivan win collaborative award with Nexceris and Northwestern University to develop reversible fuel cell energy storage systems

Braun and Sullivan win collaborative award with Nexceris and Northwestern University to develop reversible fuel cell energy storage systems

Mechanical Engineering Professors Robert Braun and Neal Sullivan, in collaboration with world leading developers of solid oxide cell ... Read more

Mines partners with Pioneer Astronautics to advance sustainable lunar exploration

Mines partners with Pioneer Astronautics to advance sustainable lunar exploration

A cross-disciplinary team from Mines is partnering with Pioneer Astronautics, an aerospace research and development company located in ... Read more

Mines Maker Society creates epic costume for annual Magic Wheelchair Halloween build

Mines Maker Society creates epic costume for annual Magic Wheelchair Halloween build

An Arvada girl will have a helluva Halloween costume this year, thanks to Prof. Jeff Ackerman and the Mines Maker Society. Dr. ... Read more

Silverman elected 2020 ASME Fellow

Silverman elected 2020 ASME Fellow

Prof. Anne Silverman was elected a 2020 American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Fellow this fall. The distinction of Fellow is Read more

Jackson discusses science’s changing perceptions and challenges during COVID-19

Jackson discusses science’s changing perceptions and challenges during COVID-19

Prof. Greg Jackson sat down with The Electrochemical Society (ECS) for an interview in their series, "The ECS Community Adapts and ... Read more

Tabares-Velasco awarded seed grant from Nexus

Tabares-Velasco awarded seed grant from Nexus

Professor Paulo Cesar Tabares-Velasco received a seed grant from Nexus, an initiative designed to strengthen partnerships between Mines Read more