Max Armstrong helps an amputee put on his new prosthetic leg.

Affordable prosthetic system could help amputees worldwide

Sept. 13, 2017

Few people figure out how they want to change the world in middle school. But in eighth grade, Peter “Max” Armstrong -- now a third-year mechanical engineering major -- did just that.Read more »
CU Boulder’s Seth Miller discusses disruptive technologies with USTTI participants.

Telecom institute brings leaders from developing countries to ATLAS

July 13, 2017

The CU Boulder course is made possible by an interdisciplinary volunteer collaboration that includes ATLAS; Silicon Flatirons Center for Law, Technology and Entrepreneurship; and the Interdisciplinary Telecommunications Program (ITP).Read more »
Christy Bozic talks with an EMP student.

Gift will boost engineering management opportunities for undergrads

May 18, 2017

Christy Bozic, faculty director of the EMP undergraduate program, talks with students. When Steve Dunn (ArchEngr’69) was a student at CU Boulder, he had several summer jobs in the heavy construction field that introduced him to life in the business world. But he said plenty of his classmates didn’t get... Read more »
Chemical and Biological Engineering Professor Alan Weimer

Five questions for Alan Weimer

May 18, 2017

Maverick of industrial science shifted to academia ‘to get the fun back’ After working for nearly 17 years at Dow Chemical in Michigan, Alan Weimer thought about moving into academics. “The fun went away in industry,” he said. “The global economy hit in the late ’80s and early ’90s and... Read more »
senior group

Five mechanical engineering senior design teams graduate with patents

May 10, 2017

Five groups of students graduating from the University of Colorado Boulder mechanical engineering senior design program are leaving with patents in their name. "The amount of intellectual property in this program is massive," said program co-instructor Daria Kotys-Schwartz.Read more »
New Smead Program Director Lewis Groswald

Two leaders join Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences

April 25, 2017

Smead Program Director Lewis Groswald As part of this spring’s announcement of naming of the Ann and H.J. Smead Aerospace Engineering Sciences department, two new positions were created to help grow the educational and research reach of the program. CU Boulder's dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Science,... Read more »
A student demonstrates his antenna project at the 2016 ECEE expo.

Check out real-world engineering projects at design expos

April 13, 2017

Stop by our end-of-year design expos to check out the final design projects from graduating seniors and more! The events are free and open to everyone, though RSVPs are requested for some. April 21: Smead Aerospace 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Gallogly Discovery Learning Center April 28: Mechanical... Read more »
Dean Bobby Braun

Five questions for Robert Braun

March 23, 2017

Three engineering graduate programs rank in the top 20: Aerospace, chemical and environmental

CU Engineering lands three top 20 grad programs

March 14, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Engineering and Applied Science landed three top 20 grad programs today in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 edition of Best Graduate Schools across the country. CU Boulder’s environmental engineering had the biggest jump going from No. 21 to No. 9. The... Read more »
SpaceX Dragon Resupply Capsule

SpaceX launch carrying CU Boulder BioServe cargo

March 8, 2017