doug campbell, ceo of solid power

Solid Power, CU Boulder spinoff, forms partnership with Ford Motor Co. to further develop batteries for next-gen electric vehicles

May 13, 2019

Ford Motor Co. is the most recent company to invest in Solid Power, a CU Boulder spinoff based in Louisville, CO that develops solid-state batteries.


National Science Foundation awards CU Boulder spinoff Stateless $750k

April 26, 2019

The grant from the NSF will help Stateless, a "network-as-a-service" company, further scale its research and development efforts.

jeanne barthold of tissueform

Three CU Boulder ventures selected for Innosphere's spring 2019 cohort

April 15, 2019

Big Blue Technologies, TissueForm and New Iridium will spend the next 18-24 months in the incubation program.


CU Boulder spinoff Mallinda raises $2M strategic investment from SABIC Ventures

March 28, 2019

This round of financing will enable Mallinda to scale up and to deliver its first commercial product of its high-performance materials for the transportation segment.

double helix team with PRISM Award

CU Boulder spinoff Double Helix wins prestigious industry award for SPINDLE® imaging system

March 13, 2019

The SPINDLE® is an attachment for widefield microscopes that captures high-precision, super-resolution 3D imagery of cellular structures down to the single molecular level. No other technology in the market currently offers this level of visual clarity and data capture.

National Academy of Inventors alan weimer and john hall

Innovative research lands two CU Boulder affiliates in National Academy of Inventors

Dec. 12, 2018

The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) named Alan Weimer and John “Jan” Hall of the CU Boulder research community to its class of fellows for 2018.

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CU Boulder startup awarded $250,000 grant to develop more efficient solar power technology

Nov. 12, 2018

A power electronics company born out of CU Boulder, BREK Electronics Corp., received a $250,000 Early Stage Capital and Retention (ESCR) matching grant from the Advanced Industries Accelerator (AIA) sponsored by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (COEDIT). Co-founded by Dr. Robert Erickson, CU Boulder professor of...

Battling superbugs: New compounds could make old antibiotics new

Battling superbugs: New compounds could make old antibiotics new

Sept. 27, 2018

“We believe the compounds we’ve discovered have the potential to rejuvenate existing antibiotics – to make bacteria that are now insensitive to multiple drugs sensitive again,” said Corrie Detweiler, a professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology (MCDB) who recently outlined her discovery in the journal PLOS Pathogens.

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Samsung Venture, Hyundai join BMW with investment in CU Boulder battery technology

Sept. 12, 2018

Bloomberg recently reported that Solid Power Inc., a Colorado-based developer of next-generation solid-state batteries, has completed a $20 million deal with Samsung Venture, Hyundai and others. The deal comes less than a year after Solid Power struck a partnership with the BMW Group and will help the company complete a...

University of Colorado Boulder startup garners $1 million in investment funding

University of Colorado Boulder startup garners $1 million in investment funding

July 19, 2018 A 3D nano-imaging company built around CU Boulder technology and faculty just secured $1 million in investment funding from Luminate, an international startup accelerator focused on next-generation optics, photonics and imaging . “We’ve been watching Double Helix’s progress with great interest, including their 2016 win at the SPIE Startup...