CU Hyperloop

Students break new ground in Hyperloop challenge

Sept. 27, 2021

Mechanical engineering students are among the CU Hyperloop members designing the proposed mode of underground transportation.


Engineers win $500,000 in international underground robotics competition

Sept. 24, 2021

A CU Boulder team has taken home third place and $500,000 in prize money in an international competition that sends teams of robots deep underground to conduct search-and-rescue operations.

Rocky Mountains

New speakers for Rocky Mountain Mechanics Seminar Series announced

Sept. 23, 2021

The Rocky Mountain Seminar Series provides CU Boulder faculty, staff and students with the opportunity to hear from researchers across disciplines from various institutions.

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Rankings: ME undergraduate program in top 20 for 2022

Sept. 13, 2021

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Undergraduate gains valuable skills as a COSINC student lab assistant

Sept. 7, 2021

The COSINC facility has given Jared Lewis, a junior in mechanical engineering, opportunities that he might not have ever experienced as an undergraduate.

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2021-22 Distinguished Seminar Series

Aug. 31, 2021

The 2021-22 Distinguished Seminar Series gives students, faculty and others the opportunity to learn from seven impressive mechanical engineering thought-leaders. This year, we welcome Jeff Moehlis, Fawwaz Habbal, Horacio Espinosa, Wei Chen, David Erickson, Perla Balbuena and Robert Full from institutions across the nation. They will discuss topics ranging across...

Colorado Science and Engineering Policy Fellowship program

Students combine science and policy in summer fellowship program

Aug. 31, 2021

Mechanical Engineering student Carolyn Goodwin was one of six students who got a peek at the policymaking process.

Solar District Cup team

Students win first place in national Solar District Cup competition

May 18, 2021

The team, which included mechanical engineering student Hannah Livingston, developed a large solar PV system.

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Mechanical engineering students earn NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

May 5, 2021

The National Science Foundation has awarded six prestigious Graduate Research Fellowships to University of Colorado Boulder mechanical engineering students, a signal of the innovative and impactful research they will perform in the years ahead.

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Professor Mike Hannigan earns honorable mention in Outstanding Mentor Awards

April 26, 2021

The awards recognize CU Boulder faculty for their role mentoring undergraduate research and creative projects.