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Jul
21
2017

Pei interviewed by Weather Channel

Shiling Pei, assistant professor of civil engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by the Weather Channel regarding an ongoing experiment to design tall wood buildings that can sustain minimal damage during strong Mines in the News
Jul
20
2017

Wilcox featured on People Behind the Science podcast

Jennifer Wilcox, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, is featured on the latest episode of the “People Behind the Science” podcast. Wilcox, who leads the Clean Energy Conversions Laboratory research News
Jul
19
2017

PGC reports record future U.S. natural gas supply

The Potential Gas Committee, which receives guidance and technical support from the Potential Gas Agency at Colorado School of Mines, reported a sizable increase in U.S. natural gas resources in its latest biennial assessment.  The U.S. possessed a News
Jul
17
2017

300 K-12 computer science educators come to Mines

More than 300 K-12 educators are at Colorado School of Mines this week as part of an effort to get computer science curriculum into more classrooms nationwide. CSPd Week, the only cross-curricular computer science professional development event of News
Jul
17
2017

Shake table tests featured on 10News San Diego

A research team led by Colorado School of Mines Civil Engineering Assistant Professor Shiling Pei is in California this summer, conducting earthquake tests on a two-story wooden building on the world's largest outdoor shake-table. The researchers Mines in the News
Jul
14
2017

Pei leads team simulating 6.7 earthquakes on massive shake-table

Engineering researchers are putting an innovative two-story structure made of cross-laminated timber (CLT) panels through a series of seismic tests to gather scientific data that will enable design of mass timber buildings that can survive large News
Jul
12
2017

Mines' NASA Mars Ice Challenge team featured on 9News

A Colorado School of Mines student team that took second place in a NASA competition to design and build a system to extract water from Mars' subsurface was featured on 9News. The team, one of only eight finalists in the NASA Mars Ice Challenge, had Mines in the News
Jul
12
2017

McCray elected Fellow of Geological Society of America

John E. McCray, professor and head of Colorado School of Mines’ Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, has been elected a fellow of the Geological Society of America, a global professional organization with more than 26,000 members in News
Jul
12
2017

Maniloff contributes to 9News story on U.S. Climate Alliance

Division of Economics and Business Assistant Professor Peter Maniloff contributed to 9News story, “Colorado joins other states in U.S. Climate Alliance.” Maniloff weighs in on whether Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper’s plan is possible and what Mines in the News
Jul
11
2017

Mines student sets sail to study remote marine ecosystems

A Colorado School of Mines student is sailing across the Pacific Ocean to conduct research near the remote Phoenix Islands. Nicholas Rummel, a rising senior in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, is participating in an eight-week News

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