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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

Mines ME Alumni Advisory Board holds first meeting

Mines ME Alumni Advisory Board holds first meeting

Connecting and engaging with ME alumni has always been a primary goal of the ME Department. With over 3,600 active ME alumni around ... Read more

FEA Professional Program Announces New Opportunities for Research and Professional Development

FEA Professional Program Announces New Opportunities for Research and Professional Development

FEA Professional is a 12-credit graduate certificate program that teaches transferrable skills for finite element analysis (FEA), ... Read more

Lamberson to build visualization facility to study armor ceramics

Lamberson to build visualization facility to study armor ceramics

Dr. Leslie Lamberson, ME Associate Professor and recent Academic Management Institute graduate, was awarded an Office of Naval ... Read more

Osborne, Deinert awarded NEUP funding for improved nuclear storage inspection techniques

Osborne, Deinert awarded NEUP funding for improved nuclear storage inspection techniques

ME Department collaborators Dr. Andrew Osborne and Dr. Mark Deinert were awarded a Nuclear Energy University Program (NEUP) grant to ... Read more

The REBELS of distributed power

The REBELS of distributed power

The projects funded within ARPA-E’s Reliable Electricity Based on Electrochemical Systems (REBELS) program are meant to produce fuel ... Read more

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