CUbit Quantum Initiative launch fueled by seed funding, faculty expertise

Jan. 18, 2019

Announcing the CUbit Quantum Initiative, a cross-campus initiative for quantum science and technology! The Research & Innovation Office also announced the awarding of $780,000 in quantum seed grants and plans to expand faculty capacity in quantum science and engineering.

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Professor Shelly Miller takes on campus faculty development role

Jan. 18, 2019

Professor Shelly Miller has accepted a new campus position, charged with supporting CU faculty members in developing exceptional leadership skills. As faculty director for professional development, Miller will work with the Office of Faculty Relations, a division of Faculty Affairs.

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"Leakiness" of homes affects health in low-income neighborhoods

Jan. 15, 2019

Professor Shelly Miller was awarded a $1M grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to study impacts of climate change on indoor air quality. Her most recent study explores the effects of ventilation rates on human health in low-income Denver-area neighborhoods.

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Decoding the Stories of Distant Planets, a talk by Assistant Professor Greg Rieker

Jan. 11, 2019

Research & Innovation Office Faculty Fellow Greg Rieker explains how our ability to decipher light signals from distant worlds is helping humans understand the stories of those planets at the 2018 Research & Innovation Office Community Talks.

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ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering Editors' Choice highlights paper exploring arterial tissue fusion

Jan. 10, 2019

A paper written by CU mechanical engineering professors and PhD students was selected as one of twelve out of over one-hundred papers to appear in the ASME Journal of Biomechanical Engineering Editors' Choice publication for 2018.

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Engineers Want Drones To Go Subterranean To Save Lives After Earthquakes And Cave-Ins

Jan. 8, 2019

Professor Sean Humbert is leading a team in a national competition, the Subterranean Challenge. The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency gifted the university a $4.5 million grant to fund Humbert's team. Catch his story on CPR News.

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George Carter awarded the 2018 Outstanding Staff Award

Jan. 7, 2019

The 2018 College of Engineering Outstanding Staff Award was presented to Facilities Management Coordinator George Carter who enjoys helping people. The award honors a staff member who has made outstanding contributions benefiting students, staff and faculty.

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Experience what's next with CU Boulder in Denver and San Francisco

Dec. 27, 2018

Experience an inspired future through the minds of CU's most innovative in a series of BuffTalks and interactive exhibits. Delight in alumni-produced beer and wine and making new connections. Revel in the acclaimed CU short film, The Light Shines On.

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Meet our Outstanding Graduates

Dec. 18, 2018

Graduating students are selected to receive top honors from the College of Engineering and Applied Science. Congratulations to Levi Pearson, Outstanding Graduate for Research and Dr. Yao Zhai, recipient of the Outstanding Dissertation Award.

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Recruiting alumni for Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) Board

Dec. 18, 2018

The Office of Alumni Engagement is re-establishing the Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD) Board to strengthen connections between the College of Engineering & Applied Science and our recent alumni.