CU-Boulder engineers to create membranes for next-gen battery tech

CU-Boulder engineers to create membranes for next-gen battery tech

BOULDER -- University of Colorado-Boulder engineers have received a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)to develop better membranes for more efficient and cost-effective... Read More

Thursday March 9, 2017 0 comments Tags: CU-Boulder, Boulder, battery technology, Richard Noble, Douglas Gin, Hans Funke

CU-Boulder-built payloads to support medical research, stem cell experiments in space

CU-Boulder-built payloads to support medical research, stem cell experiments in space

BOULDER -- Two University of Colorado-Boulder-built payloads, including one designed to help researchers better understand and perhaps outsmart dangerous infections like MRSA, will launch on a... Read More

Thursday February 16, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Elon Musk, SpaceX Dragon, ISS, Louis Stodieck, BioServe Space Technologies, Stefanie Countryman

CU-Boulder engineers, computer scientists team up to improve particle simulations for aerospace

CU-Boulder engineers, computer scientists team up to improve particle simulations for aerospace

BOULDER -- The flow and movement of individual solid particles be it grains of lunar dust or the powdered contents of a medication holds tremendous research value for scientists in a variety of... Read More

Thursday February 16, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, DOE, Christine Hrenya, Thomas Hauser

CU-Boulder researchers develop brain model to quantify pain beyond simple sensory input

CU-Boulder researchers develop brain model to quantify pain beyond simple sensory input

BOULDER -- Pain is a signal of actual or potential damage to the body, so it is natural to think of it as a localized sensation: knee pain in the knee, back pain in the back and so on. ... Read More

Tuesday February 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Choong-Wan Woo, Tor Wager, CU Institute of Cognitive Science

CU: Newly engineered material can cool roofs, structures with zero energy consumption

CU: Newly engineered material can cool roofs, structures with zero energy consumption

BOULDER -- A team of University of Colorado-Boulder engineers has developed a scalable manufactured metamaterial -- an engineered material with extraordinary properties not found in nature --to... Read More

Friday February 10, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Xiaobo Yin, Gang Tan

CU-Boulder engineers to track methane leaks using lasers with DOE grant

CU-Boulder engineers to track methane leaks using lasers with DOE grant

BOULDER -- A team of researchers led by the University of Colorado-Boulder has secured a $1.3 million grant from the Department of Energys Office of Fossil Energy to take a closer look at... Read More

Friday January 27, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Greg Rieker, Caroline Alden

Fifth annual WILD Summit set for February 24

Fifth annual WILD Summit set for February 24

WESTMINSTER -- The Leeds School of Business Womens Council at the University of Colorado-Boulder will host the fifth annual Women Inspiring Leadership Development (WILD) Summit on Feb. 24. ... Read More

Friday January 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: The Women's Council, Leeds School of Business, CU-Boulder, WILD Summit V

New CU Boulder-Ball Aerospace agreement to support research collaborations, boost talent pipeline

New CU Boulder-Ball Aerospace agreement to support research collaborations, boost talent pipeline

BOULDER -- Bolstering its 60-year collaboration with Ball Aerospace , the University of Colorado-Boulder announced a new Master University Research Agreement between the two organizations. ... Read More

Wednesday January 18, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Ball Aerospace, Terri Fiez, Michael Gazarik