University-industry working group aims to reduce methane emissions

University-industry working group aims to reduce methane emissions

July 24, 2018

For research universities and private sector organizations, public-private collaborations have never been more important. With threats to university research funding sources and constant competitive pressure on industry players, these partnerships offer opportunities for collaborators to augment their own strengths and opportunities with outside capabilities through strategic yet flexible collaborations. For...

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MD5: Hacking for Defense Capstone Pitches: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

April 30, 2018

Help celebrate the final night of MD5's Hacking for Defense course. Hear the teams pitch solutions real national security issues and dive in deeper to the topics in the break-out sessions.


For BioFrontiers and Syncroness collaboration, imaging is everything

March 19, 2018

L-R: Josh Peifer, Joanne Vozoff, Joe Dragavon When Syncroness, a Westminster-based technical product development and engineering firm, needed a highly technical solution to satisfy a client need, it turned to CU Boulder and the BioFrontiers Institute for assistance. The decision paid off, providing access to the BioFrontiers Advanced Light Microscopy...

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TAP Lab aerospace award spotlights university collaboration

Dec. 18, 2017

A collaborative effort including the University of Colorado Boulder and longtime partner Lockheed Martin received the Collaboration in Industry Award in Aerospace at last week’s Colorado Business Roundtable industry collaboration awards luncheon. The presentation, which included remarks from Gov. John Hickenlooper, was the first of its kind hosted by the...

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Industry collaborators sought for Chem/Bio Engineering capstone projects

Nov. 28, 2017

Every spring semester, teams of seniors in Chemical and Biological Engineering at CU Boulder work with industry professionals on technical projects they bring. INDUSTRY PARTICIPANTS PROVIDE: a problem statement that gives the technical problem, its context, and project scope an hour a week of their time to guide the team...

Master Research Agreement signing ceremony

Lockheed Martin, CU Boulder expand research collaboration

Aug. 29, 2017

Photo by Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado Building on a $3 million partnership announced in 2016 to establish new academic programs focused on radio frequency (RF) systems, Lockheed Martin and CU Boulder today announced a follow-on Master Research Agreement (MRA), signed during a morning ceremony on the CU Boulder campus. The...

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Industry sponsorships available for capstone student projects in engineering, computer science

July 17, 2017

Each year, CU Boulder’s programs in computer science and mechanical , electrical and aerospace engineering partner with industry sponsors who collaborate on project scope and mentorship for year-long capstone student projects. These departments, which require all undergraduate students to complete a capstone project during their final year, are actively seeking...

Space antennas

CU Boulder, Harris combine forces to boost research in space antennas, radar, universal exploration and more

May 11, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder and Harris Corporation have announced a new master research agreement.

Physics Professors Margaret Murnane, right, and Henry Kapteyn of JILA with a laser apparatus in their laboratory on campus on Aug. 25, 2010.

Federal dollars spark aerospace, biotech, laser spin-offs

April 28, 2017

As Congress determines the funding levels for the federal science agencies for fiscal years 2017 and 2018, a new report highlights 102 spin-off companies.


Researchers assist in developing new FCC portal to benefit wireless innovators across U.S.

April 17, 2017

Prof. Peter Mathys (ECEE) and Eric Anderson (CU alum, PhD CS) on the roof of Folsom field with an antenna used by wireless research students and faculty to study wireless networking using phased array antennas. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of only two academic institutions to contribute expertise,...