Showing 'Mechanical engineering' News

Aug
30
2019

ADAPT celebrates opening of new research facilities

The Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT) celebrated the grand opening of its new laboratory facilities at Colorado School of Mines this week.   Members of the industry-academia consortium joined Mines leadership, News
Aug
28
2019

Schweikert moderates panel at U.S. STRATCOM symposium

Amy Schweikert, research assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, was invited to moderate a panel at the 2019 U.S. Strategic Command Deterrence Symposium. About 700 people were in attendance at the event, including News
Aug
26
2019

Thermo in Paris part of growing study abroad options at Mines

Eleven students and one faculty member spent five weeks in Paris this summer for an introductory course on engineering thermodynamics, part of efforts by the Office of International Programs to expand study abroad opportunities at Colorado School of News
Jun
10
2019

"Savage Builds" to kick off with Mines... and an Iron Man suit

On Friday, June 14, Adam Savage – of MythBusters fame – will premiere his new show, "Savage Builds," on the Discovery Channel. The well-known TV personality, author, self-proclaimed obsessive maker of things” and last year’s Homecoming News
Mar
20
2019

Mines students show materials knowledge, bladesmithing skills

Colorado School of Mines continued its traditional strong showing at the annual meeting of The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, winning the Materials Bowl and taking second place in the Bladesmithing Competition. Metallurgical and materials News
Feb
20
2019

ADAPT receives DoD funds for cooperative industry research

  The Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT) at Colorado School of Mines is collaborating with three industry partners on new research into advanced manufacturing for military applications.   ADAPT has been awarded News
Feb
20
2019

Brain-controlled wheelchair wins award at hackathon

A team of Colorado School of Mines students earned honors at a hardware-based hackathon for their project to create a device that allows those paralyzed from the neck down to control a wheelchair by detecting brain activity. The team, BrainAble, News
Feb
15
2019

ADAPT consortium welcomes new member Lithoz

The Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT), an industry-academia consortium at Colorado School of Mines that advances data informatics and advanced characterization technologies to optimize for additive, welcomes News
Feb
12
2019

3D experiments shed new light on shape memory alloys

Shape memory alloys are well known for their remarkable properties —superelasticity, shape memory and actuation allow them to be crumpled up and then spring back to a "remembered" original shape. But the advanced material remains drastically News
Jan
24
2019

Mines students honored for commitment to diversity

  Two Mines students were recognized this week for their outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion on campus.   Leah Reeder, a junior majoring in applied mathematics and statistics, and Peter Weddle, a PhD student in mechanical engineering, News

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