A researcher working in the COSINC lab

COSINC to host hands-on Material 3D-Nanofabrication and Characterization Workshop

March 23, 2022

The Colorado Shared Instrumentation in Nanofabrication and Characterization (COSINC) facility will host a two-day workshop and training session on Material 3D-Nanofabrication and Characterization from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. April 21 and 22 on the CU Boulder campus.

Mija Hubler

Hubler earns NSF CAREER award to advance living building materials

March 22, 2022

Assistant Professor Mija Hubler is a recipient of a three year, $548,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for her proposal “Mechanical Modeling of Living Building Materials for Structural Applications.”

Professor John Crimaldi looking over water and lasers in his lab

Video: Learn about the Odor2Action Network led by CU Boulder

March 14, 2022

The Odor2Action Network brings together international scientists to understand a fundamental problem in neuroscience—how odors lead to behavioral actions. Using the olfactory circuit, researchers aim to achieve an end-to-end understanding of how brains organize and process information from odors in the environment to guide adaptive behaviors, and how these actions modify odor perception.

Iain boyd and students drawing diagrams in a group

All college Interdisciplinary Research Theme Blitz and Poster Session set for April 12

March 8, 2022

The College of Engineering and Applied Science will host a research blitz and poster session featuring work from within the interdisciplinary research themes from 3 - 6 p.m. on April 12 in the DLC lobby and first floor meeting spaces.

A gold fish

Webinar: Professor Barthelat on how nature can inspire better engineering materials

March 7, 2022

Mechanical Engineering Professor Francois Barthelat is hosting a webinar at noon on March 16 via Zoom that explores how seashells, fish fins and other biological materials can inspire better engineering materials in the future.

C.  Wyatt Shields in his lab

Fighting “the bends”: Shields receives Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program Award for decompression sickness study

March 7, 2022

Assistant Professor C. Wyatt Shields IV is the recipient of a 2022 Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Program Award for his proposal “Mapping Immune Cell Responses to High Pressures in Decompression Illness.”

Brian Argrow and Zoya Popovic

Our 2022 National Academy of Engineering Inductees

March 2, 2022

Two CU Boulder professors have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest honors an engineer can receive in their career.

Researchers walking around burned buildings outside

Third Converge Virtual Forum on Boulder County Fires planned for March 31

March 1, 2022

The Natural Hazards Center on campus will host another virtual forum at 2 p.m. on March 31 via Zoom related to the recent Boulder County Fires. Participants from all disciplines and from any organization or institution are welcome to attend.

C. Wyatt Shields with a grad student in his lab

Shields earns NSF CAREER Award for biomarkers research tied to high school outreach

March 1, 2022

Assistant Professor C. Wyatt Shields IV is the recipient of a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) award for his proposal “Shape-Encoded Electrokinetic Particles for Multiplexed Biosensing.” This project seeks to develop a new method of early identification of disease biomarkers, while also facilitating outreach and education to students at Northglenn High School.

Zoya Popovic

RF researcher Zoya Popovic elected to National Academy of Engineering

March 1, 2022

Distinguished professor honored “for developing high-efficiency microwave transmitters and active antenna arrays for wireless communication systems and for engineering education.”