Camila Uzcategui

PhD student earns competitive PEO Scholar Award

April 30, 2020

Camila Uzcategui was one of two CU Boulder students to receive a $15,000 Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) scholarship this year. PEO is a philanthropic organization founded in 1869 to celebrate the advancement of women. Uzcategui is a PhD student in the Materials Science and Engineering Program and will be graduating...

Wil Srubar and Ginger Ferguson receive Major Research Instrumentation Award from the National Science Foundation

Nov. 6, 2017

Wil Srubar of civil, environmental and architectural engineering and Ginger Ferguson of mechanical engineering received a one-year, $801.5K Major Research Instrumentation Award from the National Science Foundation for “MRI: Acquisition of a 4D High-Resolution X-Ray Micro-Computed Tomography System for the Rocky Mountain Region.” "The Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Program serves...

Christopher Keplinger

Christopher Keplinger receives Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering

Nov. 6, 2017

Christoph Keplinger, of mechanical engineering, received the Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation. In 1988, the Packard Foundation established the Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering to allow the nation’s most promising professors to pursue science and engineering research early in their careers...

Alan Weimer

Al Weimer wins the 2017 AIChE Lifetime Achievement Award in Particle Technology

Oct. 4, 2017

Dr. Al Weimer is a real pioneer in particle technology and has made many major advances in this area, including pioneering the technology to coat particles in fluidized beds using atomic layer deposition. Dr. Weimer is H.T. Sears Memorial Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at CU-Boulder...


Smalyukh Wins Department of Energy Award

Nov. 10, 2016

May 26, 2016 WASHINGTON — The Energy Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) today announced $31 million in funding for 14 projects as part of ARPA-E’s newest program: Single-Pane Highly Insulating Efficient Lucid Design (SHIELD). SHIELD project teams are developing innovative window coatings and windowpanes that could significantly improve the...


Juliet Gopinath of ECEE and MSE has received a CAREER award, the National Science Foundation's most prestigious award for junior faculty.

April 22, 2016

Gopinath will use her award to study the relationship between orbital angular momentum and rotating objects. "The results from the research will be far-reaching, with information about orbital angular momentum modal content essential for free-space communications and endoscopic super-resolution imaging (STED) for protein-level imaging in the human body," she wrote...


Swiss Chemical Society's 2016 Sandmeyer Awarded to Professor Hendrik Heinz

March 8, 2016

Professor Hendrik Heinz and colleagues received the Swiss Chemical Society’s 2016 Sandmeyer Award for experimental and modeling studies of a new commercial organic additive for the grinding of inorganic solids.


U.S Patent for Photoinduced Alkyne-azide Click Reactions

March 8, 2016

Professor Chris Bowman , along with Brian A. Adzima and Christopher J. Kloxin, was issued a U.S. patent in November for photoinduced alkyne-azide click reactions .

krisit anseth

U.S. Patent Issued for Photodegradable Groups for Tunable Polymeric Materials

March 8, 2016

Professor Kristi Anseth , along with Andrea M. Kasko, Mark W. Tibbitt, April M. Kloxin and Balaji Sridhar, was issued a U.S. patent in November for photodegradable groups for tunable polymeric materials.

FlexTech Alliance

$75M Flexible Hybrid Electronics – Manufacturing Innovation Institute awarded to the University of Colorado Boulder

Aug. 28, 2015

The White House and the Secretary of Denfense announced that FlexTech Alliance has been awarded the FHE MII contract. The University of Colorado is part of the winning team led by Flex Tech Alliance who has been recognized for being a key player in this process. For more information see...