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Mar
16
2016

Ten student teams advance in Mining Innovation Challenge

The Mines Mining Innovation Challenge, sponsored by Newmont Mining Corporation, kicked off on January 23 with a full-day workshop. After a full morning of industry experts talking about current practices and the future of the mining industry, teams News
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
Feb
22
2016

Mines-UNC STEM teacher prep program awarded $1.2M by NSF

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 22, 2016 – Mines faculty and their partners at University of Northern Colorado have been awarded $1.2 million to provide a pathway for undergraduate Mines students to become teachers for grades 7 through 12, particularly in high- Press Release
Feb
15
2016

Toberer receives NSF CAREER Award

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 15, 2016 – Physics Assistant Professor Eric Toberer has received an NSF CAREER Award for research that could ultimately yield the next generation of thermoelectric materials. The project, titled "Control of Charge Carrier Press Release
Feb
12
2016

Mines receives proof of concept funding through Colorado's Advanced Industry Accelerator Grant Program

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 12, 2016 – The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) has announced grantees for the Advanced Industry Accelerator Grant Program. More than $4.6 million will be awarded for the Proof-of-Concept Press Release
Feb
09
2016

More industries represented during spring Career Day

GOLDEN, Colo., Feb. 9, 2016 –More than 2,200 students, graduate students and alumni met with more than 190 companies during Career Day Feb. 9. This event was the fourth largest spring collegiate career fair in Mines’ history. Attendees met with Press Release
Jan
19
2016

Mines partners with Newmont for Innovation Workshop Jan. 23

GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 19, 2016 – What would you design and build with $2,000? How about $30,000? Colorado School of Mines and Newmont Mining Corporation want to see what products students can develop that will make the mine of the future safer, more Press Release
Jan
12
2016

Chemistry researchers receive $750K grant from Defense Threat Reduction Agency

GOLDEN, Colo., Jan. 12, 2016 – Chemistry and Geochemistry assistant professors Brian Trewyn and Jenifer Braley were awarded a $750,000 grant from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) that will support their research on post-detonation nuclear Press Release
Dec
21
2015

Making next-gen biofuels more viable for U.S. military

A Mines assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering is working to make the use of biofuel more viable for the U.S. military, particularly the Navy, with help from undergraduate and PhD students. The Navy aims to generate 50 percent of News
Dec
21
2015

NSF grant funds Mines microscopy facility for renewable energy and life science studies

GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 21, 2015 – Faculty in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering are creating a self-sustaining scanning probe microscopy facility with unique capabilities for advanced materials research, thanks to a $245,878 grant Press Release

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