Shelly Miller

Shelly Miller honored with Distinguished Research Lectureship by campus

Sept. 19, 2022

The Lectureship is among the most esteemed honors bestowed by the faculty upon a faculty member at the University of Colorado Boulder.

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Postdocs, faculty mentors recognized during National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week

Sept. 13, 2022

CU Boulder’s Office of Postdoctoral Affairs (OPA), in partnership with the Postdoctoral Association of Colorado Boulder (PAC Boulder), is offering both virtual and in-person activities throughout the week of Sept. 19–23.

The new industry-grade 100 kV electron beam writer

NSF funds new electron beam lithography system for quantum engineering, nanofabrication on Boulder campus

Sept. 7, 2022

A state-of-the-art instrument coming soon to CU Boulder will improve research around quantum engineering and may eventually prove to be a game-changer for interdisciplinary materials and device research in the Rocky Mountain region.

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As U.S. ramps up semiconductor production, engineers are probing new tiny electronics

Aug. 30, 2022

A number of researchers at CU Boulder are celebrating the passage of the CHIPS and Science Act by Congress.

Scott Diddams and colleagues in the lab

Diddams formally joins engineering as Robert H. Davis Endowed Chair in Discovery Learning

Aug. 26, 2022

Professor Scott Diddams has officially joined CU Engineering as the Robert H. Davis Endowed Chair in Discovery Learning in the Department of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering.

A student working in an ATLAS Lab

Save the date: ATLAS Research Showcase set for Oct. 21

Aug. 24, 2022

The sixth annual ATLAS Research Showcase will feature laboratory and studio tours, demos and poster presentations, along with opportunities to connect with the institute's thriving community of creative technologists, inventors and artists.

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Details on the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program's annual Sidewalk Symposium

Aug. 24, 2022

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) is seeking students to participate in their annual sidewalk symposium during Research and Innovation Week 2022. The symposium – set for Oct. 18 – invites undergraduates to create and share their research with chalk art on campus walkways in collaboration with a professional artist. The event is open to undergraduates at any stage of their project timeline to participate.

Hendrik Heinz

CU Boulder Chemical, Biological Engineering Professor Heinz named Amazon Scholar

Aug. 23, 2022

Professor Hendrik Heinz is the second CU Boulder faculty member chosen for the highly selective Amazon Scholar program.

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Does turning the air conditioning off when you’re not home actually save energy?

Aug. 23, 2022

New energy modeling software provides insight into whether letting your A/C relax while you’re gone all day will save you energy—and money. CU Boulder engineers Kyri Baker, Jennifer Scheib and Aisling Pigott share on The Conversation.

 The waning gibbous Moon above the Earth's horizon over the Atlantic Ocean.

CU Boulder lands $5.5 million Air Force project to advance orbital and space AI research

Aug. 23, 2022

A team of University of Colorado Boulder researchers is embarking on a major research project that will advance our understanding of orbital mechanics and monitoring, artificial intelligence, and hypersonics. Led by Marcus Holzinger, an associate professor in the Ann and H.J. Smead Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences, the group has...