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Sep
28
2017

Mines, CoorsTek unveil world-class research, teaching facility

The CoorsTek Center for Applied Science and Engineering at Colorado School of Mines will welcome its first students in January 2018, a significant milestone in a multigenerational partnership between Mines, the Coors family and CoorsTek,  the world News
Aug
11
2017

Squier part of NSF NeuroNex neuroimaging research team

Understanding the brain is one of the research community's greatest challenges, and a Colorado School of Mines physics professor is part of a national consortium working to help neuroscientists learn more. Jeff Squier, professor and head of the 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
Jul
07
2017

Mines team takes second in NASA Mars Ice Challenge

Colorado School of Mines took second place in a NASA competition to design and build a system for extracting water from Mars’ subsurface, and learned plenty of lessons along the way. The Mars Ice Challenge, which had its final competition June 13 to News
Jun
07
2017

Physics students share love of science with high-schoolers

Twenty members of the Society of Physics Students at Colorado School of Mines shared their love of physics with students at Pinnacle High School earlier this spring, encouraging them to pursue science and higher education with hands-on News
Jun
01
2017

Materials researchers achieve breakthrough for solar cells

A Colorado School of Mines PhD candidate in materials science is the lead author of a paper featured on the cover of Advanced Electronic Materials that details a breakthrough in the development of a material for solar cells. Angela Fioretti’s “Solar News
May
10
2017

REMRSEC funds renewable energy materials research

Nine junior faculty members and two doctoral students at Colorado School of Mines have each been awarded $5,000 by the Renewable Energy Materials Research Science and Engineering Center. From left, Paulo Cesar Tabares, Meenakshi Singh, Kevin Cash, News
May
09
2017

Mines students aspiring to be teachers honored at Capitol

Two Colorado School of Mines students on a path to become secondary school teachers were named to the state Department of Higher Education’s inaugural Aspiring Educator Honor Roll in ceremonies at the State Capitol on May 8, kicking off national News
May
04
2017

Mines recognizes excellent faculty in annual forum

Colorado School of Mines celebrated its outstanding faculty at its annual Faculty Forum, held May 3, 2017, in Friedhoff Hall. Geology and Geological Engineering Professor Kamini Singha received the Dean’s Excellence Award, which recognizes a News
Apr
28
2017

Mines promotes women in STEM

A group of faculty and students from the Colorado School of Mines partnered with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Early College in Denver to promote women in STEM on Saturday, April 15. The group, which included representatives from several different News

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