Scientists develop COVID-19 test that knows you're sick before you do

Scientists develop COVID-19 test that knows you're sick before you do

BOULDER -- Imagine a test that could tell you if you were infected with COVID-19 before you had a single symptom, came at an affordable price without the need to go to a doctor, and returned results... Read More

Monday April 13, 2020 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, COVID-19, SickStick, Nicholas Meyerson, Darwin BioSciences, Sara Sawyer, BioFrontiers Institute

CU: Layered solar cell technology boosts efficiency, affordability

CU: Layered solar cell technology boosts efficiency, affordability

BOULDER -- The futures getting brighter for solar power. Researchers from CU Boulder have created a low-cost solar cell with one of the highest power-conversion efficiencies to date, by layering... Read More

Friday March 6, 2020 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Michael McGehee, solar cells

CU: Building materials come alive with bacteria

CU: Building materials come alive with bacteria

BOULDER -- University of Colorado Boulder researchers have developed a new approach to designing more sustainable buildings with help from some of the tiniest contractors out there. In a study... Read More

Friday January 17, 2020 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Wil Srubar

CU: AI, machine learning could transform psychiatry

CU: AI, machine learning could transform psychiatry

BOULDER -- Thanks to advances in artificial intelligence, computers can now assist doctors in diagnosing disease and help monitor patient sleep patterns and vital signs from hundreds of miles... Read More

Wednesday November 13, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Chelsea Chandler

CU study: Computers challenged by transgender facial recognition

CU study: Computers challenged by transgender facial recognition

BOULDER -- With a brief glance at a single face, emerging facial recognition software can now categorize the gender of many men and women with remarkable accuracy. But if that face belongs to... Read More

Thursday October 10, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, facial recognition, Morgan Scheuerman, Jed Brubaker

Advanced Energy, CU partner on first of kind power research project

Advanced Energy, CU partner on first of kind power research project

FORT COLLINS -- Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEIS) announced it is partnering with the University of Colorado Boulder to investigate applications of advanced power topologies and... Read More

Wednesday July 31, 2019 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Advanced Energy, CU Boulder, Dr. Isabel Yang, John Dorrenbacher, Dragan Maksimovic

Scientists develop computer system that knows how you feel 

Scientists develop computer system that knows how you feel 

BOULDER -- Could a computer, at a glance, tell the difference between a joyful image and a depressing one? Could it distinguish, in a few milliseconds, a romantic comedy from a horror film? ... Read More

Friday July 26, 2019 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, Tor Wager, EmoNet

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