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Sep
17
2018

Hydrate membranes offer new approach to purify natural gas

 A pair of Colorado School of Mines professors has been awarded $300,000 by the National Science Foundation to design a new kind of membrane that uses gas hydrates to purify natural gas. Moises Carreon, associate professor of chemical and biological News
Sep
14
2018

3 Mines graduate students to conduct research at DOE labs

Three Colorado School of Mines students have received funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to conduct part of their graduate thesis research at DOE national laboratories. Natalie Seitzman, Nathan Patrick Bessen and Randy Lemons were among 47 News
Sep
13
2018

Solar membranes could cut cost of treating brackish water

Researchers at Colorado School of Mines are co-investigators in a $2 million U.S. Department of Energy project to develop solar-powered desalination membrane technology that could help rural and inland communities treat brackish groundwater at lower News
Sep
10
2018

Dugan wins Taira Prize for ocean drilling research

Brandon Dugan, associate professor and Baker Hughes Chair in Petrophysics & Borehole Geophysics at Colorado School of Mines, has been named the winner of the 2018 Asahiko Taira International Scientific Ocean Drilling Research Prize. Established News
Aug
24
2018

Food-energy-water nexus focus of NSF-NSF China project

A Colorado School of Mines professor is leading an international research effort to strengthen understanding of the tradeoffs between food, energy and water in agricultural basins. Reed Maxwell, Rowlinson Professor of Hydrology and director of the News
Aug
03
2018

Steel scientists recognized for thermal processing research

Colorado School of Mines researchers affiliated with the Advanced Steel Processing and Products Research Center were honored at the ASM Heat Treating Society’s Thermal Processing in Motion Conference, held June 5-7 in Spartanburg, S.C. Robert News
Jul
23
2018

Mines scientists contributing to NASA Mars InSight mission

The NASA Mars InSight Lander is en route to the Red Planet and two Colorado School of Mines scientists are among those eagerly awaiting its arrival in late November. Paul Morgan, senior geothermal geologist at the Colorado Geological Survey, and News
Jul
23
2018

Methane gas explosions focus of two new research projects

Gregory Bogin Jr., associate professor of mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded funding to develop two new testing facilities to improve understanding of methane gas explosions in coal mines. The Centers for Disease News
Jul
23
2018

Clarke receives Young Investigator Award from ONR

Amy J. Clarke, associate professor of metallurgical and materials engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has received a Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research to study certain alloys for their ability to withstand explosive News
Jul
18
2018

Samaniuk awarded ACS-PRF funding for gas hydrates work

A chemical and biological engineering professor at Colorado School of Mines has been awarded funding from the American Chemical Society to investigate the fluid dynamic properties of gas hydrates. Assistant Professor Joseph Samaniuk will receive $ News

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