Principles of Sustainable Energy Systems Textbook

Sustainable energy systems textbook furthers a legacy of protecting the planet

Nov. 29, 2018

The third edition Principles of Sustainable Energy Systems textbook was published in September 2018, a collaboration between Emeritus Professor Frank Kreith, PhD alumnus Charles Kutscher and Professor Jana Milford.

Students working with the soft robot material

ME faculty part of $2M NSF grant for soft robotics work

Nov. 28, 2018

Faculty at CU Boulder are working toward widespread adoption and practical applications for the soft robotic HASEL actuators demonstrated here earlier this year, through a new $2 million award from the National Science Foundation.

Depiction of an atom for quantum theory

CU Boulder well positioned as national leader in quantum

Nov. 27, 2018

A new campus wide initiative - the Quantum Explorations in Science & Technology seed grant program - aims to put CU Boulder at the center of work being done on quantum.

Aerial view of CU Boulder campus with engineering building

CU Engineering professor helps lead White House climate report

Nov. 26, 2018

A major climate change report released Friday by over a dozen U.S. federal agencies outlines the potential for significant economic and environmental damages in the coming years. The report included a chapter on the potential for impacts on roads, bridges and other infrastructure.


It's Cyber Monday - are you ready?

Nov. 26, 2018

As you consider your strategies for finding the best Cyber Monday deals, remember that where there is connectivity, there is a need for security. That’s why CEAS, aka CU Engineering, is launching a new cybersecurity program.

The BREK team: Bob Erickson, Kala Majeti and Roger Bell

Electrical engineering startup awarded $250,000 grant to develop more efficient solar power technology

Nov. 13, 2018

Co-founded by Robert Erickson of electrical, computer and energy engineering and Kala Majeti of CU Boulder’s Technology Transfer Office, BREK will use the grant funds to develop the world’s first compact 250 kilowatt (kW) solar string inverter.

Fire ant up close

Work on fire ant colonies at CU could inspire molecular machines

Nov. 5, 2018

Researchers at CU Boulder have uncovered the statistical rules that govern how gigantic colonies of fire ants form bridges, ladders and floating rafts.

Diagram of blood vessels in arm

3D bioprinting technique developed at CU could create artificial blood vessels

Oct. 22, 2018

CU Boulder engineers have developed a 3D printing technique that allows for localized control of an object’s firmness, opening up new biomedical avenues that could one day include artificial arteries and organ tissue.

Robot typing on a keyboard

CU Boulder hosts international conference on distributed autonomous robotic systems

Oct. 18, 2018

CU Boulder hosted the 2018 International Symposium on Distributed Autonomous Robotic Systems this week at the University Memorial Center.

Brad Hayes

Computer science faculty member named CTO of Boulder cybersecurity firm

Oct. 18, 2018

Brad Hayes will drive innovation for Circadence’s cybersecurity solutions while continuing to teach in the Department of Computer Science and direct the Collaborative AI and Robotics (CAIRO) Lab.