Showing 'College of Engineering and Computational Sciences' News

Mar
02
2017

Higgins, coauthors call for more research, limits on PFAS use

Four scientists from the US, Sweden and Switzerland, including an associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at Colorado School of Mines, are calling for improved research into per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, creating safer News
Mar
01
2017

Mines-led panel reports on computer science enrollment

The number of computer science majors at doctoral-granting institutions has tripled in the past decade, challenging departments and universities to meet the demand, according to a report recently released by a committee led by the head of the News
Feb
28
2017

Mines' SWE section honored at regional conference

The Colorado School of Mines collegiate section of the Society of Women Engineers was honored at SWE’s Region i conference for the engagement of its members and the success of a program that brings over 100 area Girl Scouts in fourth through sixth News
Feb
27
2017

TEDx event seeks to bring new ideas to Mines community

Colorado School of Mines students have organized a campus version of the popular TED Talks, with the aim of bringing new ideas to this community of aspiring scientists and engineers. TEDxCSM, with the theme of “Pathways to Tomorrow” and taking place News
Feb
23
2017

Mines and Virginia Tech to create minerals industry consortium

Minerals and metals are at the foundation of modern technology-based societies. Each year, the average American uses about 25 tons of earth materials. Exploration for new resources is at the front end of the mining life cycle, with mining companies News
Feb
21
2017

Civil and Environmental Engineering faculty honored

Two Colorado School of Mines professors in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering have been recognized for their achievements in geotechnical engineering with national awards from the American Society of Civil Engineers. Professor News
Feb
15
2017

Emeritus associate professor made learning fun

Robert G. Underwood, emeritus associate professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2017, after a long illness. Underwood received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina News
Feb
08
2017

Program can certify students for RF & microwave industry

Colorado School of Mines students now have the opportunity to be certified as prepared for the radio frequency and microwave industry under a new program developed by the Electrical Engineering Division in conjunction with Keysight Technologies, a News
Feb
01
2017

Zhang receives NSF CAREER award

Colorado School of Mines Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Xiaoli Zhang has received an NSF CAREER award for her project on human-robot interaction teleoperations. “My work is focused on how humans and robots collaborate, especially in News
Jan
31
2017

Mines-UNC collaboration to develop teachers gets $140K

A collaboration between Colorado School of Mines and University of Northern Colorado that creates a pathway for Mines students to become STEM teachers has been awarded $140,000 by 100Kin10, a national effort to add 100,000 STEM teachers to the News

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