Professor Alan Weimer, CU Boulder alum Karen Buechler, CU Boulder alum Mike Masterson and Professor Steve George are at ALD NanoSolutions in Broomfield, Colorado.

Spinoff company is all in the CU Boulder family

Feb. 8, 2017

In 1997, Professor Alan Weimer of chemical and biological engineering heard a campus talk by Professor Steven George of chemistry about a novel process of coating surfaces with the thinnest of materials possible, known as atomic layer deposition (ALD). “One of the things Steve talked about was putting an extremely... Read more »
Al Weimer works with a student

CU spinoff ALD Nanosolutions reports successful year

Nov. 8, 2016

A Broomfield company that emerged from University of Colorado Boulder research labs is reporting a “banner year” marked by new patents, an expanded customer base and doubled manufacturing space.Read more »
Balaji Sridhar

ChBE Startup Nanoly Bioscience Wins Silicon Valley Tech Award for Vaccine Innovation

Nov. 19, 2014

Balaji Sridhar is a CU Boulder Chemical Engineering PhD candidate halfway through two years of the Medical Scientist Training Program, a joint effort between CU campuses in Denver and Boulder. After receiving his PhD degree, he will head back to medical school. He is also leading a company that aims... Read more »
Theodore Randolph

Patent for Improving Drug Formulations Awarded to Ted Randolph and BaroFold

April 28, 2014

A research team led by ChBE Gillespie Professor Ted Randolph , John Carpenter (CU School of Pharmacy), and the CU-based company BaroFold, Inc. has been awarded a patent for improving protein-based drug formulations used to treat cancers, infectious diseases and several other diseases. The invention reduces sub-visible particles that can... Read more »
Anushree and Prashant

Anushree Chatterjee and Prashant Nagpal Named New Inventors of the Year by TTO

April 22, 2014

ChBE Assistant Professors Anushree Chatterjee and Prashant Nagpal have been named the CU-Boulder New Inventors of the Year by the University of Colorado Technology Transfer Office (TTO). This honor is given to researchers who best represent both the spirit of innovation at CU-Boulder and best practices in commercialization of university... Read more »
Chris Bowman

3M Licenses Dental Polymer Technology Developed by Bowman-Led Team

March 22, 2013

An advanced polymer technology developed by a team led by ChBE Distinguished Professor Christopher Bowman was recently licensed to 3M, a diversified technology company based in St. Paul, Minn. The licensed technology enables formation of very low-shrinkage composites, improving performance of many materials currently used in dental fillings and sealants,... Read more »
BaroFold Inc

BaroFold Licenses Technology to Boehringer Ingelheim and Nuron

Nov. 16, 2012

BaroFold Inc. , a pharmaceutical company focused on the patented Pressure Enabled Protein Manufacturing (PreEMT) technology invented in the labs of ChBE Professor Theodore Randolph and Dr. John Carpenter, has recently licensed its technology to both Boehringer Ingelheim and Nuron Biotech. Read more about these collaborative efforts below: Boehringer Ingelheim... Read more »
Tech Transfer Companies

Tech Transfer: ChBE Fuels Economy with 10 Startups

Oct. 31, 2012

Ten active companies have been created since 1997 based on technologies invented wholly or in part by CU chemical and biological engineering students and their faculty supervisors. Chemical and biological engineering spinoff companies from CU-Boulder have raised nearly $410 million in follow-on funding, including grants, venture capital financing, U.S. Small... Read more »
ALD NanoSolutions

CU Looks to Consultants to Boost Tech Transfer Proceeds

Sept. 28, 2012

Recognizing the revenue potential of CU-licensed science moving to the commercial market, CU is looking at how to best maximize proceeds from technology transfer. The university plans to soon seek bids from consultants to help with this process. A 2012 article in Boulder’s Daily Camera discussed the potential of the... Read more »
Chris Bowman

Chris Bowman Receives 2012 Tech Commercialization Grant

June 7, 2012

Christopher Bowman was one of ten to receive a 2012 Tech Commercialization Grant from the state of Colorado for developing inexpensive, highly-efficient synthetic nucleic acids for use in nano-assembly, bio-detection and other bio-functional applications. His project was selected to receive a grant through Colorado’s Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant Program (... Read more »