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Jun
12
2018

Mines tests 3D-printed metals for use in nuclear reactors

Colorado School of Mines is combining its strengths in nuclear engineering and additive manufacturing in a research project to determine how 3D-printed metals perform in a reactor. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Associate Professor Jeffrey News
May
22
2018

Mines Hyperloop team heads to Arizona for pod testing

The Colorado School of Mines Hyperloop team is headed to Arizona for three days of integrative testing on a 150-foot open-air test track at Arizona State University's Polytechnic campus. DiggerLoop qualified earlier this year for the 2018 SpaceX News
May
09
2018

Protonic ceramic fuel cells are highly durable, fuel flexible

Protonic ceramic fuel cells could one day be used to power off-the-grid cabins in remote locations, backup generators during natural disasters and more.   In the first long-term study of its kind, researchers from Colorado School of Mines have shown News
May
02
2018

Colorado Adaptive Mobility Clinic set for May 5 at Mines

This Saturday, more than 30 Coloradans with limb loss or limb difference will hit the track at Colorado School of Mines to practice being mobile, from walking to running and more. The sixth annual Colorado Adaptive Mobility Clinic, organized by News
Apr
27
2018

Mines grad student receives prestigious Willy Korf Award

Matt Zappulla, a doctoral student in mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been named the winner of the 2018 Willy Korf Award for Young Excellence.  The award, given out annually by the Willy Korf Foundation since 2000, recognizes News
Apr
12
2018

4 Mines students named NSF Graduate Research Fellows

  Four Mines students received the 2018 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF), which provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated potential for significant achievements in News
Apr
11
2018

Mines to launch advanced manufacturing degree program

A new interdisciplinary professional degree program at Colorado School of Mines will provide engineers with the knowledge and skills needed to drive the next generation of technologies and products in the transformative and fast-growing field of News
Mar
28
2018

PhD candidate wins President's Postdoctoral Fellowship

Ashley Bucsek, a mechanical engineering PhD candidate at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded a President's Postdoctoral Fellowship to continue her research career at the University of Minnesota. The fellowship, originally established in 1984 News
Mar
16
2018

Mines awarded $3M from ARPA-E for fuel cell research

Colorado School of Mines has been awarded $3 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to develop a first-of-its-kind hybrid power generation system that could provide electricity to News
Feb
09
2018

Mines Hyperloop team secures repeat trip to SpaceX finals

DiggerLoop is headed back to SpaceX.  The Colorado School of Mines student team was one of just 20 worldwide chosen this month to advance to the finals of the main 2018 SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, set to be held this summer at SpaceX News

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