Bryn Grunwald

Bryn Grunwald combines engineering, international affairs

This blog is part of a series showcasing CU Engineering students’ summer experiences in engineering:... Read more
Sehee Lee and Conrad Stoldt

Samsung Venture, Hyundai join BMW with investment in CU Boulder battery technology

Bloomberg recently reported that Solid Power Inc., a Colorado-based developer of next-generation solid-state batteries, has... Read more
Y-pods set up around Los Angels (Photo credit: Jacob Thorson)

Air quality from Greeley to Ghana

A Y-Pod set up by Ashley Collier-Oxandale in the Hannigan lab. Photo credit: Ashley Collier-Oxandale... Read more

Hands-on learning, advanced research, and an entrepreneurial spirit are defining the next generation of engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder. Students in the Department of Mechanical Engineering learn from a vibrant faculty conducting diverse research in consumer products, robotics, thermodynamics, energy, and the environment. We’re home to nearly 1,200 students in undergraduate, graduate, and PhD programs.

We offer world-class facilities and an unrivaled spirit for business and industry. CU Boulder is ranked the #18th most entrepreneurial university in the nation by Forbes Magazine (2015). We also have strong connections to multiple national laboratories located here in Boulder, providing real-world research opportunities for students.