Showing 'Chemical and biological engineering' News

Dec
04
2018

Inhalable 'bots' offer potential treatment for cystic fibrosis

Inhalable “microbots” under development at Colorado School of Mines could be used to help treat cystic fibrosis, a chronic and progressive genetic disease that causes severe damage to the lungs and other organs. David Marr, professor of chemical and News
Nov
20
2018

Membranes could revolutionize ammonia, hydrogen production

Researchers from Colorado School of Mines have been awarded $2 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to develop catalytic membrane reactors that could significantly improve the News
Oct
31
2018

Carreon awarded honorary PhD from Universidad Michoacana

Moises Carreon, Coors Development Chair and associate professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded an honorary doctorate from Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo. The Doctorate Honoris News
Sep
28
2018

‘Rolling’ approach could aid nanostructure manufacturing

Two Colorado School of Mines professors have been awarded $250,000 in National Science Foundation funding for research into a scalable microfluidics-based approach for manufacturing nanostructures. David Marr, professor of chemical and biological News
Sep
17
2018

Hydrate membranes offer new approach to purify natural gas

 A pair of Colorado School of Mines professors has been awarded $300,000 by the National Science Foundation to design a new kind of membrane that uses gas hydrates to purify natural gas. Moises Carreon, associate professor of chemical and biological News
Jul
20
2018

Herring wins ACS Storch Award in Fuel Science

Andrew Herring, professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded the Henry H. Storch Award in Fuel Science by Energy and Fuels Division of the American Chemical Society. The Storch Award recognizes News
Jul
18
2018

Samaniuk awarded ACS-PRF funding for gas hydrates work

A chemical and biological engineering professor at Colorado School of Mines has been awarded funding from the American Chemical Society to investigate the fluid dynamic properties of gas hydrates. Assistant Professor Joseph Samaniuk will receive $ News
Jul
17
2018

Drug-delivering microbots could help treat lacunar strokes

Strokes are the fifth leading cause of death in the United States, and a team of researchers at Colorado School of Mines is working on a new treatment for blockages that occur in vessels too small to be accessed by traditional catheters.   And not News
Jun
28
2018

Boyle selected for DOE Early Career Research Program

Nanette Boyle, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded funding through the U.S. Department of Energy’s Early Career Research Program. Boyle will receive $750,000 over five years to News
Jun
21
2018

Mines researchers to study link between the Pill, blood clots

Birth control pills are the most popular form of contraception in the U.S., used by an estimated 9.7 million women nationwide.  But nearly 60 years after “The Pill” first came on the market, scientists still don’t understand exactly why oral News

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