Showing 'Metallurgical and materials engineering' News

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
Jul
08
2015

Mines researchers awarded Energy Department's Nuclear Energy University Program award

GOLDEN, Colo., July 8, 2015 – A research project led by Mines faculty in the G.S. Ansell Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering has been awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Nuclear Energy University Programs.  Kip Findley, Press Release
Jun
23
2015

Mines researchers awarded $3M by Energy Department for study on storage of spent nuclear fuel

GOLDEN, Colo., June 23, 2015 – A team led by a Mines research professor of physics has been awarded $3 million by the Department of Energy to study the deterioration of canisters used for storing spent nuclear fuel. Primary investigator Zeev Shayer’ Press Release
May
27
2015

Mines student uses recycled car parts to make art

Visit student Laine Greaves-Smith in his garage, and you will find him buried in an assortment of sprockets, gears, pipes, bearings, aluminum, steel and transmission chains. He is using recycled car parts to create functional art pieces, such as a News
May
12
2015

Seven Mines students receive Student Life awards for academic excellence

GOLDEN, Colo., May 12, 2015 – Congratulations to the following Colorado School of Mines students who received awards at the Student Life Awards Luncheon May 7. Outstanding Student Service Award Presented to a student(s) who went above and beyond Press Release

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