Mechanical Engineering Department Highlights

Ackerman performs key technical integration work in winning US DOT Inclusive Design Challenge

Ackerman performs key technical integration work in winning US DOT Inclusive Design Challenge

From the Mines Newsroom: Jeff Ackerman, teaching associate professor of mechanical engineering, and colleagues at Purdue University ... Read more

Gockel recognized in the 2022 class of America Makes Ambassadors

Gockel recognized in the 2022 class of America Makes Ambassadors

ME Associate Professor Joy Gockel was recognized as part of the 2022 class of America Makes Ambassadors at the 2022 Members Meeting ... Read more

Rocky Mountain Industrial Assessment Center assists manufacturers to reduce carbon emissions, lower energy costs

Rocky Mountain Industrial Assessment Center assists manufacturers to reduce carbon emissions, lower energy costs

From the Mines Newsroom: Mines, in partnership with Red Rocks Community College, is now offering free energy system assessments for ... Read more

Mines ME to Launch Online Master’s Program

Mines ME to Launch Online Master’s Program

An online non-thesis master’s degree in mechanical engineering launching next year at Mines will offer the same depth and rigor of ... Read more

Sullivan named Fulbright Scholar

Sullivan named Fulbright Scholar

ME associate professor Neal Sullivan was named a 2022 Fulbright Scholar. He will spend the next year teaching, conducting research, ... Read more

Five ME faculty members awarded promotion, tenure for 2022-2023

Five ME faculty members awarded promotion, tenure for 2022-2023

At the April 2022 Mines Board of Trustees meeting, Dr. Andrew Petruska and Dr. Paulo Tabares Velasco were awarded tenure and promoted ... Read more

Craig Brice: “Mines has a far-reaching, rock-solid reputation in the professional world.”

Craig Brice: “Mines has a far-reaching, rock-solid reputation in the professional world.”

Dr. Craig Brice, a Professor of Practice in Mechanical Engineering and Director of the Advanced Manufacturing Program, first came to ... Read more

New SE@Mines program offers customizable learning experiences in sustainable energy

New SE@Mines program offers customizable learning experiences in sustainable energy

  From the Mines Newsroom: A new signature student experience at Colorado School of Mines will allow undergraduates from all ... Read more

Sowers appointed to NASA advisory council

Sowers appointed to NASA advisory council

From the Mines Newsroom: Dr. George Sowers, a professor in the Space Resources Program at Colorado School of Mines, has been ... Read more

Asle Zaeem awarded Fryrear Endowed Chair for Innovation and Excellence

Asle Zaeem awarded Fryrear Endowed Chair for Innovation and Excellence

From the Mines Newsroom: Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Mohsen Asle Zaeem was awarded the Ben L. Fryrear Endowed Chair for ... Read more

Mines Interdisciplinary Team to Develop a Robot for Lunar Landings

Mines Interdisciplinary Team to Develop a Robot for Lunar Landings

NASA has selected Colorado School of Mines for a $1.9M project to develop an autonomous robot to prepare the lunar surface for ... Read more

Sullivan and CFCC win two new SBIR Programs with industrial partner Adaptive Energy

Sullivan and CFCC win two new SBIR Programs with industrial partner Adaptive Energy

Professors Neal Sullivan and Ryan O’Hayre received notice of two new research and development awards in partnership with fuel-cell ... Read more