Briar Goldwyn and Cole Velasquez in Puerto Rico

Civil PhD candidate reflects on research, partnerships in Puerto Rico

April 6, 2022

Briar Goldwyn is a fourth-year PhD student researching multi-hazard housing safety and disaster risk reduction. She recently returned from fieldwork in Puerto Rico.

Engineering Center on CU Boulder's main campus

Dean Finalist Interview Process

April 1, 2022

Faculty, staff and students in the College of Engineering and Applied Science are invited to participate in the interview process with the five finalists for the college’s dean position.


High-Sensitivity Low-Energy Ion Scattering Spectrometer will be a transformative resource for materials research at CU Boulder

April 1, 2022

CU Boulder’s East Campus is now home to the High-Sensitivity Low-Energy Ion Scattering (HS-LEIS) Spectrometer, a tool researchers from across the Rocky Mountain region will use for advanced materials characterization and analysis.

James Curry

James Curry earns top recognition from Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

April 1, 2022

James Curry, professor of applied mathematics at the University of Colorado Boulder, has been named a 2022 fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), the group announced today.

Rupa Dachere

Alumna on a mission to break barriers and make new connections

April 1, 2022

Rupa Dachere (CompSci’94) recognizes the challenges women software developers still encounter in the workforce. She recently moved back to Colorado and is also looking to expand her network of women in science and engineering in Boulder.

Hypersonic vehicle rendering

CU Boulder awarded major Department of Defense research grant for hypersonics

March 30, 2022

The University of Colorado Boulder has received a five-year, $7.5 million grant to advance the science of hypersonic flight. Iain Boyd, a professor in the Ann and H.J. Smead Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences and the director of the Center for National Security Initiatives at CU Boulder, is leading the...

Jaylene Martinez

PhD student Jaylene Martinez wins Best Poster Award at American Chemical Society Meeting

March 30, 2022

The Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering recognized Martinez's research on membrane technologies that can ensure more scientifically reliable water treatment filtration systems.

A graphic showing the microscope with some examples of the images it can capture

Detailed time-lapse images of brain cells could lead to new insights for neurological disorders

March 30, 2022

In the journal Biomedical Optics Express, CU electrical and mechanical engineering researchers describe their new SIMscope3D, a miniature microscope designed for high-resolution 3D images.

A woman dragging a water barrel in Africa

Civil PhD lead author on rural water infrastructure maintenance paper

March 29, 2022

Caleb Cord (PhDEnvEngr'22) is the first author on a new paper in Science of The Total Environment that looks at water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services in developing countries from the systems level.

Three graduate students discuss a project in their office space

CU Engineering closes in on top 10 graduate school ranking

March 29, 2022

The College of Engineering and Applied Science came in at No. 11 among its public university peers in U.S. News and World Report ’s Best Graduate Schools rankings for 2023 . The college is ranked No. 23 overall, when compared with both public and private peers. The overall ranking represents...