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Aug
10
2017

Mines hosts scientists probing future of materials research

Representatives of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine came to Colorado School of Mines for two days in July as part of an effort to determine the state of materials research in the United States and identify promising News
Aug
10
2017

Zimmerman selected for DOE Early Career Research Program

Jeramy Zimmerman, assistant professor of physics at Colorado School of Mines, has been selected for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program. Zimmerman will receive $750,000 over five years to support his research on News
Aug
02
2017

Postdoctoral researcher wins international thesis award

A postdoctoral researcher in the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines has been recognized for having the best thesis in the field of hydrates and flow assurance over the past three years. Ahmad Afif Abdul Majid News
Aug
02
2017

Vyas awarded NSF grant to study perfluorinated chemicals

Shubham Vyas, assistant professor of chemistry at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded $417,643 by the National Science Foundation to study the breakdown of perfluorinated chemicals in the environment. Perfluoroalkyl acids, or PFAAs, are News
Aug
02
2017

Chemistry professor heads to Germany on Fulbright award

A professor of chemistry at Colorado School of Mines has received a Fulbright award to conduct research with scientists in Germany into a new class of polyethylene plastic that may be better suited for biodegrading. Kim Williams will conduct News
Jul
31
2017

Summer programs immerse undergrads in research

Students from universities across the United States and Ireland participating in Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) programs at Colorado School of Mines presented their work at a poster session last week. Forty-two students presented 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
06
2017

Sixth-graders tour Geology Museum and trail, Tiny House

About 160 sixth-grade students from the Denver School of Science and Technology’s College View campus visited Colorado School of Mines on June 28 in a trip organized by the Critical Materials Institute. In addition to touring the Geology Museum and News
Jun
29
2017

Center for Hydrate Research hosts international conference

The Colorado School of Mines Center for Hydrate Research hosted the ninth International Conference on Gas Hydrates in Denver from June 25 to 30, bringing together top researchers from around the world. “The ICGH9 Conference is the most prestigious News
Jun
27
2017

Wilcox recognized for research into carbon, mercury capture

A Colorado School of Mines associate professor of chemical and biological engineering has been recognized for her research into capturing mercury and carbon dioxide from coal-fired power plants and preventing their release into the atmosphere. News

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