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Oct
24
2018

'Smart' sprinklers would tailor irrigation with reclaimed water

An interdisciplinary team of Colorado School of Mines researchers has been awarded National Science Foundation funding to develop a prototype of a "smart" irrigation system that can consider sensor data, user-defined thresholds and weather forecasts News
Oct
22
2018

Brennecka named Fryrear Chair for Innovation and Excellence

Creating and advancing a distinctive graduate student experience at Colorado School of Mines will be the focus of the 2018 awardee of the Ben L. Fryrear Endowed Chair for Innovation and Excellence. Geoff Brennecka, associate professor of News
Oct
19
2018

New research center to focus on subsurface resource models

  Colorado School of Mines and Virginia Tech have been awarded funding from the National Science Foundation to set up a new research center focusing on advanced subsurface earth resource modeling.   Mines is the lead institute in the new Center for News
Oct
12
2018

Robots could improve safety of power plant inspection, repair

Colorado School of Mines has been awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop an artificial intelligence-enabled robot capable of inspecting and repairing power plant boilers. Hao Zhang, assistant professor of computer science, is News
Oct
11
2018

First-of-its-kind instrument to call CoorsTek Center home

A Colorado School of Mines professor has secured National Science Foundation funding for a state-of-the-art instrument that will allow researchers to gain a three-dimensional view of the shape, composition and bonding of a wide variety of materials News
Oct
05
2018

Mines professor celebrates PhD advisor’s 2018 Nobel win

Like many researchers who specialize in lasers, Jeff Squier was excited to hear this week that three scientists had won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics for their pioneering work with the intense beams of light. For the Colorado School of Mines News
Oct
04
2018

Mining Engineering faculty, students recognized by SME

The Mining Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines has been awarded multiple honors by the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME). Jurgen Brune, professor of practice and associate department head, is the 2018 winner of the News
Oct
03
2018

Shape memory functional oxide research funded by DOE

Mohsen Asle Zaeem, associate professor of mechanical engineering at Colorado School of Mines, has been awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Energy for research on shape memory functional oxides. Asle Zaeem, who joined Mines this fall, will News
Oct
02
2018

Battalora honored with SPE Distinguished Membership

Linda Battalora, teaching professor in the Petroleum Engineering Department at Colorado School of Mines, has been honored with Distinguished Membership by the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Established in 1983, the Distinguished Member award News
Oct
01
2018

Hudson co-edits book on governance in South Sudan

Derrick Hudson, associate teaching professor and Daniels Fund Faculty Fellow in Ethics in the Division of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences at Colorado School of Mines, is a co-editor and author chapter of a new book on South Sudan.  “The News

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