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Apr
15
2016

Mines SPE Chapter hosts Joint Session with SPE Denver

GOLDEN, Colo., April 15, 2016 –On April 6, 2016, the Colorado School of Mines Society of Petroleum Engineers Chapter (SPE) Student Chapter hosted a Joint Session with SPE Denver Section in Friedhoff Hall. This annual event provides a great Press Release
Apr
15
2016

Mines Tiny House team prepares to compete in Solar Decathlon

A Colorado School of Mines team is raising money for a tiny house that they will use to test technologies and features to include in a future Solar Decathlon competition. As students research energy modeling, University of Colorado-Denver students News
Apr
13
2016

Mines-led study breaks down two major climate change impacts on snowmelt-dominated watersheds

GOLDEN, Colo., April 13, 2016 – As snowpack dominated regions like the Rocky Mountains warm in a changing climate, researchers are increasingly trying to understand what will happen to water supplies for downstream users. A National Science Press Release
Apr
05
2016

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering Professor receives NSF CAREER Award

GOLDEN, Colo., April 5, 2016 – Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Assistant Professor Geoff Brennecka has received an NSF CAREER Award to study how ferroelectric materials – crystalline materials with a built-in polarization that can be Press Release
Apr
04
2016

Graduate conference awards top research projects

On March 25, more than 170 graduate students gathered in the Ben Parker Student Center to present their research and practice presentation skills to a panel of judges who include faculty, alumni and industry professionals. Each year, the Graduate News
Mar
25
2016

Interdisciplinary students win analytics challenge

GOLDEN, Colo., March 25, 2016 – Colorado School of Mines won first place in the University of Denver’s Analytics Challenge earlier this month. Sponsored by Daniels College of Business, the competition centered on finding insights from two large data Press Release
Mar
15
2016

Mines master’s student wins top prize at SPE Rocky Mountain Student Symposium & Paper Contest

GOLDEN, Colo., March 15, 2016 – Students from the Colorado School of Mines Department of Petroleum Engineering participated in the 2016 Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Rocky Mountain Student Symposium & Paper Contest recently hosted by Press Release
Mar
11
2016

Three Mines programs honored by National Academy of Engineering Center for Engineering Ethics and Society

GOLDEN, Colo., March 11, 2016 – The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Center for Engineering Ethics and Society (CEES) has released the report “Infusing Ethics into the Development of Engineers,” showcasing 25 engineering programs at colleges Press Release
Mar
11
2016

Mines team builds chemical energy-powered car

Undergraduates in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering are taking part in the American Institute of Chemical Engineers' Chem-E-Car Competition, building a car that uses chemical energy both to power the car – safely carrying a load News
Mar
10
2016

Mines alumna receives PECASE Award

On February 18, 2016, President Barack Obama named Melissa Teague, who earned her PhD in Materials Science from Mines in 2013, as one of 105 recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. “These early-career News

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