Light-powered nano-organisms eat CO2, create eco-friendly plastics, fuels

Light-powered nano-organisms eat CO2, create eco-friendly plastics, fuels

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder researchers have developed nanobio-hybrid organisms capable of using airborne carbon dioxide and nitrogen to produce a variety of plastics and fuels, a... Read More

Tuesday June 11, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Prashant Nagpal

CU scientists offer designer atoms on demand

CU scientists offer designer atoms on demand

BOULDER -- In the not-so-distant future, researchers may be able to build atoms to your specifications with the click of a button. Its still the stuff of science fiction, but a team at the... Read More

Friday May 31, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Ivan Smalyukh, Ye Yuan

CU researchers use robot to look inside body

CU researchers use robot to look inside body

BOULDER -- A team from the University of Colorado Boulder is taking a page from "The Magic School Bus" and journeying inside the body. The researchers, led by engineer Mark Rentschler ,... Read More

Wednesday May 29, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Mark Rentschler, Endoculus

CU Boulder engineers develop living hybrid building materials

CU Boulder engineers develop living hybrid building materials

BOULDER -- CUBoulder engineers are developingliving hybrid building materials that exhibitboth structural and biological functions, a steptoward more sustainable and eco-friendly construction... Read More

Thursday May 16, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Will Srubar

Five CSU startup companies to pitch at “Destination Startup” on Feb. 1

Five CSU startup companies to pitch at “Destination Startup” on Feb. 1

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado research institutions including Colorado State University continue to roll out innovative discoveries with real-world products, but often investment capital is hard to... Read More

Wednesday January 30, 2019 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Destination Startup, Boulder, CU Boulder, CSU Ventures, CU Anschutz, CU Colorado Springs, University of Denver

CU researchers create new way to make antibiotic to fight drug-resistant bugs

CU researchers create new way to make antibiotic to fight drug-resistant bugs

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder chemistry researchers have developed a novel way to synthesize and optimize a naturally-occurring antibiotic compound that could one day be used to fight... Read More

Friday December 21, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Maciej Walczak, antibiotic resistance

CU: 3D bioprinting technique could create artificial blood vessels

CU: 3D bioprinting technique could create artificial blood vessels

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder engineers have developed a 3D printing technique that allows for localized control of an objects firmness, opening up new biomedical avenues that could... Read More

Tuesday October 23, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Xiaobo Yin, Yonghui Ding

CU researchers go deep, design drones for subterranean search and rescue challenge

CU researchers go deep, design drones for subterranean search and rescue challenge

BOULDER -- The race is on: Researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Denver and Boston-based ScientificSystems Companyhave partnered to design drones that can... Read More

Wednesday October 3, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, drones, Sean Humbert, Ron Rorrer, Eric Frew