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M3 Robotics Lab Team Tests Autonomous Flight in an Underground Mine

M3 Robotics Lab Team Tests Autonomous Flight in an Underground Mine

  The M3 Robotics Team -- led by Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Andrew Petruska -- flew a rotocopter in an underground ... Read more

Human Centered Design Studio grows in size and impact

Human Centered Design Studio grows in size and impact

  The Human Centered Design Studio (HCDS) connects Capstone Design teams with projects to design, prototype and deliver adaptive ... Read more

Modeling material failure

Modeling material failure

  Prof. Garritt J. Tucker and members of his Computational Materials Science and Design (CMSD) research group are working with a team ... Read more

Interdisciplinary spotlight: Operations Research with Engineering

Interdisciplinary spotlight: Operations Research with Engineering

  Operations Research is a field that applies mathematical modeling and statistical analysis to complex systems so that decisions can ... Read more

Rodriguez wins ME Senior Class Faculty Award

Rodriguez wins ME Senior Class Faculty Award

  For the third year in a row, Teaching Associate Professor Derrick Rodriguez received the ME Senior Class Faculty Award. The award is ... Read more

Braun and Asle Zaeem win Mines 2020-21 Faculty Excellence in Research Awards

Braun and Asle Zaeem win Mines 2020-21 Faculty Excellence in Research Awards

Rowlinson Professor of Mechanical Engineering Rob Braun and ME Associate Professor Mohsen Asle Zaeem were awarded the Mines 2021 ... Read more

ADAPT integrates additive manufacturing into Army vehicle fleet

ADAPT integrates additive manufacturing into Army vehicle fleet

From the Mines newsroom: The U.S. Army is exploring new possibilities for implementing additive manufacturing– also known as 3D ... Read more

Case awarded Mines 2021 Administrative Faculty Outstanding Employee of the Year

Case awarded Mines 2021 Administrative Faculty Outstanding Employee of the Year

ME Technical and Operations Manager Traci Case received the Mines 2021 Administrative Faculty Outstanding Employee of the Year Award. ... Read more

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) ... Read more

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 Read more

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 ... Read more

Jackson and Braun collaborate on ARPA-E REEACH project to lower carbon emissions from air travel

Jackson and Braun collaborate on ARPA-E REEACH project to lower carbon emissions from air travel

From the Mines newsroom: The enormous amount of energy required to operate commercial aircraft makes it one of the most challenging ... Read more

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