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Research funding increases 30 percent in the College of Engineering and Applied Science

Oct. 16, 2018

Research funding in the College of Engineering and Applied Science reached $105 million overall in fiscal year 2018. That is the highest total ever for the college.

Oil well and storage tanks in a field

Broad energy and environment study led by CU Boulder ends with significant findings

Oct. 10, 2018

The $12 million AirWaterGas project was funded by the National Science Foundation to study the environmental, economic, and social tradeoffs of oil and gas development and their relation to public policies and regulations.

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2018 Research and Innovation Week events at CEAS

Oct. 3, 2018

Tours, faculty presentations and giveaways are just a few of the activities the College of Engineering and Applied Science has planned for Research and Innovation Week on campus.

Coal mine

CU researchers design drones for subterranean search and rescue

Oct. 2, 2018

Researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Denver and the Boston-based Scientific Systems Company (SSCI), Inc., have partnered to design drones that can explore underground environments like subway tunnels, mines and caves.

Kathryn Tobey

Lockheed Martin executive Tobey joins CU Engineering

Sept. 27, 2018

CU Engineering Dean Bobby Braun today announced Tobey‘s appointment to the college’s Engineering Management Program.

Lucy Pao with turbine blade

CU professor’s group part of team testing ‘morphing’ turbine blades just south of Boulder

Sept. 26, 2018

New research and testing near Boulder could transform the way wind turbines are created and used around the world - reducing costs along the way.

Students at Ball Career Day

Students get inside look at Ball Corp. through first-ever Career Day with CU Boulder

Sept. 26, 2018

As the first-ever Ball Career Day wound to a close at the University of Colorado Boulder, sophomore aerospace major Erik Stolz was nearly bowled over with excitement.

Professor Sean Shaheen's research group

CU Boulder Engineering deepens connection to community college faculty and students

Sept. 24, 2018

Last week the University of Colorado Boulder College of Engineering and Applied Science was awarded its second National Science Foundation (NSF) grant this month to build new connections with Colorado community colleges. The newest project is a three-year grant for $600,000 awarded through the NSF Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) program.

Swarm test

Work with bees could unlock potential strength of natural designs in new materials

Sept. 17, 2018

The natural world has had billions of years of evolution to perfect systems, creating elegant solutions to tricky problems. CU Boulder Assistant Professor Orit Peleg ’s work hopes to illuminate and explore those solutions with the long-term goal of applying the answers she finds to the materials we interact with...

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CU Engineering launches new partnership with Western State Colorado University

Sept. 6, 2018

Students will be able to get degrees in computer science and mechanical engineering as graduates of the CU Boulder, completing their first two years as Western students, and the rest as University of Colorado Boulder students, all while remaining on the Western campus in Gunnison.