solar panels

Radiating Power Converter

May 20, 2020

Dr. Garret Moddel, professor of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering (ECEE) at CU Boulder, has invented a method to harvest energy from an ambient temperature source.

electronic skin

Re-healable, Fully Recyclable and Malleable Electronic Skin

May 20, 2020

This technology, developed by Associate Professor Jianliang Xiao and Professor Wei Zhang, is may one day lead to improvements in human health, robotics, prosthetics and beyond.

internal body temperature

Microwave Thermometer For Internal Body Temperature

April 15, 2020

This development shows a path towards a portable, wearable thermometer that can continuously measure for sub-surface body temperature with a resolution of a fraction of a degree Kelvin.

Advanced Early Detection of Musculoskeletal Disease

Advanced Early Detection of Musculoskeletal Disease

April 15, 2020

Researchers at the CU Boulder and Emory University have developed a stretched exponential model that can more accurately detect subtle compositional changes leading to early soft tissue degeneration detection.

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Acousto Thermal Shift Assay for Rapid and Cost-Efficient Diagnosis of COVID-19

April 13, 2020

The technology could be applied to fast diagnosis in hospitals or point of care applications for many infectious diseases including the diagnosis of COVID-19 or SARS-CoV-2 virus.

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Metabolic Assay for Predicting Biological Aging

March 18, 2020

Based in clinically important measures indicative of future morbidity and mortality risk, this technology—developed in the lab of Dr. Douglas Seals—predicts a person's biological age through a simple simple blood test.


A blood pressure monitoring technology to be located on the user's ear

Feb. 11, 2020

CU Boulder Assistant Professor Tam Vu and his team have developed a device called eBP to measure blood pressure from inside the user’s ear, aiming to minimize the measurement’s impact on users’ normal activities while maximizing its comfort level.

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Accurate navigation in challenging environments

Feb. 11, 2020

CU Boulder inventors Rong Yang and Yu (Jade) Morton developed a technology that uses the multi-frequency signals for a GNSS receiver (such as GPS) to improve performance of multi-frequency receivers in environments where signals on one or more frequency band experiences amplitude fading or phase fluctuation.

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Novel DNA analogue

Feb. 11, 2020

CU Boulder researchers in Dr. Marvin Caruthers' lab have synthesized a novel DNA analogue using modified phosphoramidite chemistry.

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High performance low cost flow batteries for grid level energy storage

Jan. 15, 2020

A low-cost, high-performance battery chemistry developed by CU Boulder researchers could one day lead to scalable grid-level storage for wind and solar energy that could help electrical utilities reduce their dependency on fossil fuels.