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Mar
04
2014

Mines builds robot to increase safety in Abu Dhabi refineries

Mines students are working with Mechanical Engineering (ME) professor John Steele and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) professor Qi Han to build and develop a system to automate oil and gas processes through unmanned robots. News
Dec
03
2013

Geothermic fuel cell research could improve oil production

Colorado Fuel Cell Center director and mechanical engineering professor Dr. Neal Sullivan and his team are testing Geothermic Fuel Cells (GFC) for a new application of solid-oxide fuel cell technology: heat generation. When placed underground within News
Oct
01
2013

Colorado School of Mines wins 2013 PetroBowl

Colorado School of Mines came in first place during the PetroBowl held in New Orleans Sept. 30-Oct. 2. PetroBowl matches Society of Petroleum Engineers student chapter teams against each other in a fast-paced quiz competition. The competing teams News
Sep
19
2013

First distinguished department head position unveiled Sept. 17

Colorado School of Mines unveiled a plaque honoring the university’s first endowed department head position Sept. 17. The F.H. “Mick” Merelli/Cimarex Energy Distinguished Department Head Chair in Petroleum Engineering was established by Cimarex News
Sep
04
2013

Ramona Graves: The face of petroleum engineering

Only the second woman in the country to earn a doctorate in petroleum engineering, Ramona Graves PhD ’82 found her passion—but it wasn’t what she thought it would be. By Lisa Marshall On her first morning of classes at Colorado School of Mines in News
Mar
05
2013

Mines hosts Petroleum Institute for design forum

The Fifth International Design Competition and Forum held earlier this year as part of a research initiative between Colorado School of Mines and The Petroleum Institute, of Abu Dhabi, UAE, aimed to develop curriculum and pedagogy for engineering News
Oct
22
2012

Marquez Hall: A Mines Milestone

Read more about Marquez Hall here. News
Oct
09
2012

Mines students take global championship in PetroBowl

More than 30 universities gathered during the Society of Petroleum Engineers' Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, Texas, Oct. 8-10. At the conference the universities competed in the PetroBowl, in which the Colorado School of News
Jul
18
2012

Marquez Hall nears completion

A smile sets in on Dr. Ramona Graves’ face as she gazes through the soaring panels of glass in the nearly finished lobby of Marquez Hall, the smell of fresh paint permeating as an electric saw whines from a distant hallway. “It just feels special,” News

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