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Aug
25
2016

Prof. Kee receives Combustion Institute's Gold Medal

The Combustion Institute awarded its highest honor, the Bernard Lewis Gold Medal, to Colorado School of Mines George R. Brown Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering Robert J. Kee at the 36th International Symposium on Combustion August 5 News
Aug
24
2016

Petroleum engineering faculty present at Enercom conference

Petroleum engineering faculty recently presented at The Oil and Gas Conference, hosted by Enercom, Inc. in downtown Denver. CNBC has called the annual conference “the largest gathering of energy CEOs in the industry.” Adjunct Professor Will News
Aug
22
2016

Mines hosts energy policy event

In a state with an energy economy as purple as its politics, it can be hard to decide where to stand. The Payne Institute for Earth Resources at Colorado School of Mines teamed up with Inside Energy to host Spark! Unpacking the Politics of Energy News
Aug
02
2016

Solar panels power materials exhibit at Geology Museum

Two solar panels have been installed at the Geology Museum, providing power to the Critical Materials Institute exhibit inside and proving the importance of the materials that the exhibit highlights. “The solar panels demonstrate how critical News
Jun
10
2016

PhD student receives Energy Department's Nuclear Energy University Program award

GOLDEN, CO, June 9, 2016 —An incoming PhD student in the Nuclear Science and Engineering Program has been awarded a $155,000 fellowship by the Nuclear University Program of the U.S. Department of Energy to investigate more effective ways of storing Press Release
Jun
06
2016

Mines researcher receives 2016 Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award

GOLDEN, CO, June 6, 2016 — Hydrology post-doctoral researcher Jennifer Jefferson received the American Academy of Environmental Engineers and Scientists (AAEES) 2016 Innovyze Excellence in Computational Hydraulics/Hydrology Award. Jefferson was Press Release
May
20
2016

Mines researcher receives $600K to develop energy efficient windowpane

Physics Assistant Professor Eric Toberer will receive around $600,000 as a subcontractor for a project to develop an advanced windowpane, which has been awarded $2.2 million by the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. The Press Release
May
09
2016

Best-selling author speaks on benefits of fossil fuels

GOLDEN, Colo., May 9, 2016 – The Mines chapter of the American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE) recently brought best-selling author Alex Epstein to campus. On April 26, 2016, as the 2nd annual AADE Keynote Speaker, Epstein delivered a talk News
Apr
27
2016

Mines, indigenous cultures discuss sustainable energy

Colorado School of Mines Department of Mining Engineering Professor Masami Nakagawa recently brought together two indigenous cultures from the United States and Bolivia to discuss development of natural resources. The Navajo Nation is a sovereign News
Apr
21
2016

Colorado School of Mines scores Colorado Rockies 2016 non-profit partner position

GOLDEN, CO, April 21, 2016 — Colorado School of Mines has been named as the Colorado Rockies 2016 non-profit partner. For every home run hit by the Colorado Rockies this season at Coors Field, the Xcel Energy Foundation will give $200 (up to $20,000 Press Release

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