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Jul
06
2016

DOE awards $2.1M to nuclear faculty

Mines has received $2.1 million from the Department of Energy to fund three projects led by faculty in the interdisciplinary Nuclear Science and Engineering Program. Jensen Mark Jensen Grandey Chair in Nuclear Science and Engineering, Chemistry News
Apr
05
2016

Metallurgical & Materials Engineering Professor receives NSF CAREER Award

GOLDEN, Colo., April 5, 2016 – Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Assistant Professor Geoff Brennecka has received an NSF CAREER Award to study how ferroelectric materials – crystalline materials with a built-in polarization that can be Press Release
Mar
10
2016

Mines alumna receives PECASE Award

On February 18, 2016, President Barack Obama named Melissa Teague, who earned her PhD in Materials Science from Mines in 2013, as one of 105 recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. “These early-career News
Dec
01
2015

Mines Renewable Energy Materials Research Science and Engineering Center awards seed funding to faculty

GOLDEN, Colo., Dec. 1, 2015 – The Renewable Energy Materials Research Science and Engineering Center at Mines is providing $90,000 in seed funding each to five faculty projects that could lead to a winning proposal to the National Science Foundation Press Release
Sep
23
2015

Colorado proof-of-concept grant goes to Mines researcher developing tech to allow electronics to run at high temps

GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 23, 2015 – Assistant Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Geoff Brennecka has been awarded $150,000 over two years to produce prototype capacitors that will allow electronics to operate reliably at high Press Release
Sep
16
2015

Meet 6 Female Engineers from Mines Class of 2019

Colorado School of Mines has a long tradition of women pursuing studies in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields – dating back to 1898 when Florence Caldwell was the first woman to graduate with a degree in civil engineering.  News
Sep
11
2015

Liu appointed American Bureau of Shipping Endowed Chair in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 11, 2015 – After a competitive international search, Colorado School of Mines Professor Stephen Liu has been appointed the American Bureau of Shipping Endowed Chair in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering. The nonprofit ABS, Press Release
Sep
08
2015

Modern Metal

The 1959 Chevrolet Bel Air looks prepped for a vintage auto show, but a different fate awaits. All fins and sharp edges, it takes off straight at a silver teardrop of a Chevy Malibu a half-century younger. The closing speed is 80 mph, notes News
Aug
31
2015

Mines receives $1.5M NSF grant as part of Designing Materials to Revolutionize and Engineer our Future program

GOLDEN, Colo., Aug. 31, 2015 – Mines researchers led by faculty in the George S. Ansell Department of Metallurgical and M­­­­aterials Engineering have been awarded $1.5 million over four years to design new piezoelectric materials and improve Press Release
Jul
23
2015

Powerful, efficient ceramic fuel cells could enable in-home production of electricity from natural gas

GOLDEN, Colo., July 23, 2015 – The development of affordable and efficient ceramic fuel cells that could be used to power homes, the culmination of five years worth of work by Colorado School of Mines researchers, is featured in the July 23 issue of Press Release

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