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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

Petrella launches fully online professional certificate in applied finite element analysis

Petrella launches fully online professional certificate in applied finite element analysis

In the past few years, Mines has launched a number of innovative graduate programs focused on emerging technologies. Four of these ... Read more

Sullivan and team to develop novel process to upgrade natural gas to building-block fuels

Sullivan and team to develop novel process to upgrade natural gas to building-block fuels

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Neal Sullivan and Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Professor Ryan O’Hayre were ... Read more

Tabares-Velasco to study cross-laminated timber

Tabares-Velasco to study cross-laminated timber

Assistant Professor Paulo Cesar Tabares-Velasco won funding from the U.S. Forest Service for a project to characterize the ... Read more

ARPA-E funding for electrochemical energy storage research

ARPA-E funding for electrochemical energy storage research

Student Michelle Butler working in the Colorado Fuel Cell CenterThe Colorado Fuel Cell Center (CFCC) has been awarded $1.1 million in ... Read more

Braun and Team awarded $7.7M from ARPA-E to test hybrid full-scale stationary power system

Braun and Team awarded $7.7M from ARPA-E to test hybrid full-scale stationary power system

From the Mines Newsroom: ​Fuel cell researchers at Colorado School of Mines have been awarded $7.7 million in funding from the U.S. ... Read more

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