Professor Kyri Baker

CU Boulder-led team wins ARPA-E Grid Optimization Competition Award

Feb. 21, 2020

A team from CU Boulder, led by Assistant Professor Kyri Baker, has placed in the top 10 of the ARPA-E Grid Optimization (GO) Competition. The team developed a lightweight optimization algorithm that could optimize power generation settings across large power networks while adhering to physical grid constraints. For being one of the top performers in the competition, the team will receive a $400,000 award.

Professor Evan Thomas

MacArthur Foundation honors drought emergency strategy

Feb. 19, 2020

A CU Boulder and Millennium Water Alliance-led program committed to ending humanitarian drought emergencies in the Horn of Africa has been named one of the Top 100 in the prestigious John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation 100&Change competition, and remains in the running for the competition’s award of a single $100 million grant.

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College honors two professors for their research and service

Feb. 12, 2020

Professor John Zhai and Senior Instructor Matthew Morris were recently awarded the Faculty Research Award and Max S. Peters Faculty Service Award, respectively, by the College of Engineering and Applied Science.

Professor Karl Linden

Linden wins water treatment innovation prize

Jan. 29, 2020

Karl Linden of environmental engineering has been selected to receive the Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize.

Professor Wil Srubar

New York Times: Bricks alive! Scientists create living concrete

Jan. 16, 2020

“There’s no way we’re going to carry building materials to space,” Dr. Srubar said. “We’ll bring biology with us.”

Professor Will Srubar Research

Building materials come alive with help from bacteria

Jan. 16, 2020

Mike Gooseff

Warming at the poles will have global consequences

Dec. 5, 2019

With 2019 on pace as one of the warmest years on record, a major new study from an international team of researchers reveals how rapidly the Arctic is warming and examines global consequences of continued polar warming.

Professor Joseph Kasprzyk and family

Kasprzyk honored with Penn State Schreyer Honors College Outstanding Alumni Award

Nov. 22, 2019

Assistant professor encourages his students to adapt to rapidly changing technologies and take on large-scale issues such as climate change, with fresh perspectives.

John Crimaldi

Professor Honored for Contributions to Aquatic Sciences

Nov. 20, 2019

Professor John Crimaldi was recently elected to the 2019 class fellows of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO)!

Professor Joseph Ryan

"When you turn on your tap, you want to be able to trust the water you drink."

Nov. 19, 2019

Watch the 9News interview of EVEN professor Joseph Ryan, regarding his research and PhD student Holly Miller’s findings of arsenic presence in unregulated and privately owned wells in Colorado.

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