Apply for paid summer research positions through SPUR starting Feb. 13

Feb. 13, 2023

For your undergraduate students looking for paid, hands-on experience in a research lab over summer break, please let them know they can begin applying online for the 2023 CU SPUR program on Feb. 13.

Calve and Ginger

Calve, Ferguson advance research on mechanisms leading to tissue degradation

Feb. 13, 2023

Calve, Ferguson have received a $1.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for research they hope will help inform regenerative therapies to replace tissue or organs that have been damaged by disease, trauma or congenital issues.

Our Future in Space

Professor Robert MacCurdy interviewed on podcast "Our Future in Space"

Feb. 6, 2023

Professor Robert MacCurdy featured on podcast "Our Future in Space," produced by Orbital Assembly Corporation, and talks the future of robotics and what impact they’ll have on our capabilities in Space.


PhD student advancing human tendon research

Jan. 26, 2023

Hannah Larson, a PhD student, is a 2023 recipient of the National Institutes of Health T32 for Interdisciplinary Training in Musculoskeletal Research. The program provides research and training opportunities for the next generation of musculoskeletal investigators.

Brain Scans

CU research team moves one step closer to printing models of life-like 3D organs

Jan. 26, 2023

Professor Robert MacCurdy and a team of researchers have developed a new strategy for transforming medical images, such as CT or MRI scans, into incredibly detailed 3D models on the computer. The researchers describe their results in the cover story for the journal 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing.


Provost names Professor Ruzzene as finalist for top research, innovation position

Jan. 23, 2023

CU Boulder Provost Russell Moore today announced the finalists for the position of vice chancellor for research and innovation and dean of the institutes. He also invited the campus community to participate in forums designed for students, faculty and staff to get to know the finalists and ask them questions.

Shelly Miller

Miller honored by CU Engineering for air quality research

Jan. 20, 2023

Shelly Miller has received the 2022 Faculty Research Award from the College of Engineering and Applied Science. The honor, which is bestowed annually, recognizes achievements by a faculty member who has made outstanding contributions to the advancement of knowledge through research activities.

Brandon Hayes

Student wins national competition with micro-bubble research

Jan. 16, 2023

Brandon Hayes, a PhD student in the Paul M. Rady Department of Mechanical Engineering, recently took first place in a national competition for data analysis and presentation.


Professor Shelly Miller helps explain the gas stove regulation uproar

Jan. 16, 2023

When the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced in mid-December it would consider its first-ever health regulations on gas stoves, it was the start of what will be a very long journey to any kind of restrictions. Professor Shelly Miller weighs in.

Marshall Fire

Professor Mike Hannigan coauthors article exploring the impacts of the Marshall Fire one year after the blaze

Jan. 2, 2023

One of the most destructive wildfires on record in Colorado swept through Boulder County on Dec. 30, 2021. The flames destroyed over 1,000 buildings, yet some houses were still completely intact. Homes that survived harbored another disaster inside.