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Oct
19
2018

New research center to focus on subsurface resource models

  Colorado School of Mines and Virginia Tech have been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation to set up a new research center focusing on advanced subsurface earth resource modeling.   Mines is the lead institute in the new Center for News
Oct
17
2018

Marv Kay '63 elected to Colorado Sports Hall of Fame

Longtime Colorado School of Mines coach and administrator Marv Kay has been announced as a member of the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame's Class of 2019. Kay will be joined in this year's class by Olympic gold medalist swimmer Missy Franklin, Nordic News
Oct
17
2018

Fleckenstein discusses horizontal drilling, impacts of Proposition 112 with ABC Denver7

Will Fleckenstein, adjunct professor of petroleum engineering and director of strategic relationships and enterprises for earth resources and environmental programs at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by ABC Denver7 about Mines in the News
Oct
17
2018

Kathryn Johnson interviewed by Boulder Daily Camera about wind turbine tests

Kathryn Johnson, associate professor of electrical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed by the Boulder Daily Camera about new wind turbine technology set to be tested at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Mines in the News
Oct
16
2018

National Science Foundation highlights Illangasekare's scientific workshop on mysterious kidney disease

A scientific workshop on chronic kidney disease of unknown causes, or CKDu, organized by Tissa Illangasekare, AMAX Distinguished Chair of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was recently highlighted by the National Mines in the News
Oct
15
2018

Students envision future of Colorado's Henderson Mine

Colorado School of Mines students are flexing their creative muscle on a real-life challenge to work with Climax Molybdenum, a Freeport-McMoRan company, in envisioning innovative ways to repurpose the Henderson mine following the eventual depletion News
Oct
15
2018

Fleckenstein interviewed by Fox31 Denver about oil and gas development

Will Fleckenstein, director of strategic relationships and enterprises for earth resources and environmental programs at Colorado School of Mines, was recently interviewed on Fox31 Denver about oil and gas development and how the natural resources Mines in the News
Oct
15
2018

Mines graduate student named 2018 Tillman Scholar

A Colorado School of Mines graduate student who served in the U.S. Army for 22 years before pursuing her engineering education has been named a Class of 2018 Tillman Scholar by the Pat Tillman Foundation. Jennie Callahan, a master’s student in civil News
Oct
12
2018

Robots could improve safety of power plant inspection, repair

Colorado School of Mines has been awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop an artificial intelligence-enabled robot capable of inspecting and repairing power plant boilers. Hao Zhang, assistant professor of computer science, is News
Oct
11
2018

First-of-its-kind instrument to call CoorsTek Center home

A Colorado School of Mines professor has secured National Science Foundation funding for a state-of-the-art instrument that will allow researchers to gain a three-dimensional view of the shape, composition and bonding of a wide variety of materials News

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