Research & Creative Work 2016-17

Research & Creative Work 2016-17 annual report released

Nov. 8, 2017

View the Report The Research & Innovation Office (RIO) released its Research & Creative Work 2016-17 annual report this week. The report features highlights of University of Colorado Boulder research and creative work from the past year, illustrating the depth and range in innovation and scholarship taking place across the... Read more »
111th and 112th Distinguished Research Lectureships

Bowman and Dusinberre awarded 2017 Distinguished Research Lectureships

Nov. 1, 2017

Christopher N. Bowman of the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Elspeth Dusinberre of the Classics Department have been selected to receive the 2017 Distinguished Research Lectureship, which is among the most prestigious honors bestowed by the faculty upon a faculty member at the University of Colorado Boulder. Each... Read more »
Scientists in lab

Research & Innovation Seed Grant program accepting proposals for interdisciplinary research, creative work

Oct. 27, 2017

Research & Innovation Seed Grant Workshop When : Wednesday, Dec. 6, noon to 1:30 p.m. Where : UMC Aspen Rooms (285-89) RSVP Sign up by Nov. 30 at 5 p.m. on to reserve your spot . Lunch will be served. Position your proposal for success. Attendees will hear from and... Read more »
New aerospace building concept art

Community invited to groundbreaking for aerospace engineering building Oct. 26

CU Boulder invites students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community to a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 26, to kick off construction of a new 144,000-square-foot aerospace engineering sciences building on East Campus that is slated to open in the summer of 2019.Read more »
Grand Challenge

Grand Challenge expands portfolio with three new projects

The cross-campus Grand Challenge initiative this week announced the selection of three new additions to the Grand Challenge portfolio starting this fall.Read more »

Industry workshop launches Quantum Applied Science and Engineering (QASE)

On November 1-2, the University of Colorado Boulder will welcome current and prospective industry partners to campus to learn about Quantum Applied Science and Engineering (QASE) , the university’s new, comprehensive exploration of the range of opportunities presented by quantum technology. About Quantum Applied Science and Engineering (QASE) Quantum Applied... Read more »
Chris Bowman

Professor Chris Bowman Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Oct. 20, 2017

The National Academy of Medicine has elected Professor Christopher Bowman, a faculty member in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering since 1992, to its ranks.Read more »
Christoph Keplinger

Keplinger's soft robotics research earns Packard Fellowship

Oct. 20, 2017

One of the most prestigious awards given to early-career scientists, the Packard Fellowship provides $875,000 in funding over five years. Though the funding itself is remarkable, it is the unrestricted nature that sets this fellowship apart.Read more »
PhET Interactive Simulations

PhET Interactive Simulations wins global education award for innovation in STEM education

The CU Boulder project, known as the PhET Interactive Simulations, is a pioneering science and math educational resource that seeks to improve STEM (or science, technology, engineering and mathematics) literacy and accessibility across the globe.Read more »
Master Research Agreement signing ceremony

Lockheed Martin, CU Boulder expand research collaboration

Building on a $3 million partnership announced in 2016 to establish new academic programs focused on radio frequency (RF) systems, Lockheed Martin and CU Boulder today announced a follow-on Master Research Agreement (MRA), signed during a morning ceremony on the CU Boulder campus.Read more »