Carusos give $2M to CU Boulder to support entrepreneurial ecosystem

Carusos give $2M to CU Boulder to support entrepreneurial ecosystem

BOULDER -- Boulder entrepreneur Dan Caruso and his wife Cindy are donating $2 million to support innovation, entrepreneurship and diversity at the University of Colorado Boulder. CU said... Read More

Tuesday April 17, 2018 0 comments Tags: Dan and Cindy Caruso, Boulder, CU Boulder, The Caruso Foundation, Philip DiStefano, Sharon Matusik, Bobby Braun

CU: Future electric cars could recharge wirelessly while you drive them

CU: Future electric cars could recharge wirelessly while you drive them

BOULDER -- Electric vehicles may one day be able to recharge while driving down the highway, drawing wireless power directly from plates installed in the road that would... Read More

Tuesday March 27, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Khurram Afridi, electric cars

CU laser instrument detects methane leaks from a mile away

CU laser instrument detects methane leaks from a mile away

BOULDER -- A new field instrument developed by a collaborative team of CU Boulder researchers can detect and quantify methane leaks as tiny as one-quarter of a human exhalation from nearly a mile... Read More

Monday March 26, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, methane emissions, Caroline Alden, Ian Coddington, Nate Newbury, Greg Rieker, Sean Coburn, Rob Wright

Opportunity Rover marks 5K days exploring Mars

Opportunity Rover marks 5K days exploring Mars

BOULDER -- Today, Feb. 16, 2018, NASAs Mars Exploration Rover, Opportunity, is conducting its 5000 th Martian day of operation on the Red Planet. NASAs Mars Exploration Rover program landed... Read More

Friday February 16, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Space Science Institute, Mars Opportunity rover, Bill Farrand, Mike Wolff, Ben Clark, NASA

CU: New malleable 'electronic skin' is self-healable, recyclable

CU: New malleable 'electronic skin' is self-healable, recyclable

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder researchers have developed a new type of malleable, self-healing and fully recyclable electronic skin that has applications ranging from robotics and... Read More

Monday February 12, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Jianliang Xiao, Wei Zhang, Zhanan Zou, Yan Li, Chengpu Zhu, Xingfeng Lei, electronic skin

CU: Light-splitting film for greenhouses could improve photosynthetic efficiency, hike crop yields

CU: Light-splitting film for greenhouses could improve photosynthetic efficiency, hike crop yields

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder engineers have received a $2.45 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to develop a scalable, cost-effective greenhouse material... Read More

Thursday January 18, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Ronggui Yang

CU researchers create next-gen soft robots

CU researchers create next-gen soft robots

BOULDER -- In the basement of the Engineering Center at the University of Colorado Boulder, a group of researchers is creating the next generation of robots. Instead of the metallic... Read More

Friday January 5, 2018 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, soft robotics, Christoph Keplinger, Eric Acome, Nicholas Kellaris, Bobby Braun, Shane Mitchell

CU: Major space mystery solved using data from student-built satellite

CU: Major space mystery solved using data from student-built satellite

BOULDER -- A 60-year-old mystery regarding the source of some energetic and potentially damaging particles in Earths radiation belts is now solved using data from a shoebox-sized satellite built... Read More

Thursday December 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Xinlin Li, LASP, Daniel Baker, Scott Palo