Mechanical Engineering Department Highlights

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. Ackerman 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

Silverman wins award to assess risk of musculoskeletal injuries in the military

Silverman wins award to assess risk of musculoskeletal injuries in the military

Prof. Anne Silverman is collaborating with Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) on a new award from the Department of Defense as part of Read more

Porter works with Greenfield Global to gasify bio oils

Porter works with Greenfield Global to gasify bio oils

Prof. Jason Porter has entered into an agreement to gasify bio oil for Greenfield Global, a leading producer of raw materials for the ... Read more

Jackson, Braun and Vincent win $700k to design and develop a new generation of hybrid electric power plants for aviation

Jackson, Braun and Vincent win $700k to design and develop a new generation of hybrid electric power plants for aviation

Mines professors in mechanical and electrical engineering have won $700,000 to design and develop a new generation of hybrid electric ... Read more

Asle Zaeem and Clarke awarded $562,000 from NSF to study solidification defects in aluminum alloys

Asle Zaeem and Clarke awarded $562,000 from NSF to study solidification defects in aluminum alloys

Prof. Mohsen Asle Zaeem (Mechanical Engineering) and Prof. Amy Clarke (Metallurgical and Materials Engineering) were awarded $562,000 ... Read more

Mines ME ranks #33 in U.S. News & World Report for best undergraduate ME programs

Mines ME ranks #33 in U.S. News & World Report for best undergraduate ME programs

The Mines Mechanical Engineering department ranked No. 33 in the latest U.S. News & World Report "best colleges" ranking for ... Read more