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Will Medlin is the Department Chair for Chemical and Biological Engineering and his group investigates reactions for renewable and sustainable energy applications.

Video: How Professor Will Medlin turns waste into energy

Will Medlin is the Department Chair for Chemical and Biological Engineering and his group investigates reactions for renewable and sustainable energy applications. Read more
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Seeking nominations for dean candidates

We encourage and welcome nominations for the dean of the College of Engineering & Applied Science at CU Boulder. To nominate an outstanding leader for this role, please fill out this form. Read more
Liquid crystal elastomers actuated by electrical field

White Group applies controlled electric fields to liquid crystal elastomers for actuation and 3-D deformation

Hayden Fowler, a graduate student in Gallogly Professor Timothy White’s Responsive and Programmable Materials Group, is the first author on a research paper published in Advanced Materials concerning the temperature-independent electrical actuation of liquid crystal elastomers (LCEs), which are soft, stimuli-responsive materials with potential applications in soft robotics, artificial muscles and more. Read more