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Celebrating the class of 2021

May 5, 2021

Watch a message from our chair; check out the list of BS, MS and PhD graduates; and see a list of student award winners.

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Undergraduate recognized by college for excellence in research

April 30, 2021

Jimmy Gammell has been named an Outstanding Undergraduate for Research by the College of Engineering and Applied Science.

Gloved hands holding a dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.

To safely return to 'normal,' 70% of Coloradans must get COVID vaccine

April 28, 2021

Three ECEE researchers involved in mathematical study that explores what it might take for the state to safely shed mask mandates, limits on indoor dining and more.

Misha Sinner and a fellow student stand on scaffolding to work on a turbine model.

International collaboration explores ways to improve wind turbine operation

April 26, 2021

PhD candidate Misha Sinner discusses his paper summarizing findings from a partnership that tested a control method on a model wind turbine operating in a state-of-the-art wind tunnel.

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Explorations of science and society lead alumna to role as intersectional scientist

April 12, 2021

Kendra Krueger (MElEngr’11) is an engineer by training, but she had to come up with her own title to encompass all of her passions in science, education, philosophy and art.

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NSF fellowships will enable projects in power electronics and renewable energy

April 12, 2021

Electrical engineering PhD students Matthew Bossart and Skye Reese have won prestigious Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation.

A diagram showing robust and efficient control of connected autonomous multi-vehicle systems

By combining machine learning and control theory, Poveda expands field of autonomy

April 12, 2021

Assistant professor has been working for years to improve the ways autonomous systems overcome problems they encounter on the job.

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CU Hyperloop team 'digs in' for a shot at victory

March 18, 2021

Competition asks teams to design new techniques for increasing tunneling speeds and reducing costs to enable the ultrafast transportation networks of the future.

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What went wrong with Texas’ power grid? A Q&A with CU Boulder experts

Feb. 22, 2021

Energy grid experts Kyri Baker and Bri-Mathias Hodge answered questions about what happened and how the state can protect against incidents in the future.

Very Large Array Satellite Dishes at Sunset in New Mexico

CU Boulder joins partnership to pursue NSF Spectrum Innovation Initiative center

Feb. 10, 2021

Several ECEE researchers are part of a new planning grant from the National Science Foundation that may eventually lead to CU Boulder serving as one of several national hubs for research into the electromagnetic spectrum.