Mines partners with Adam Savage to build 3D-printed Iron Man suit

Mines’ Advanced Manufacturing Program Director Craig Brice and several of his students worked with Adam Savage on an episode of “Savage Builds,” a brand-new series premiering on the Discovery Channel on June 14. The series is all about extreme and innovative engineering challenges. Brice partnered with ADAPT member company EOS to design and build a […]

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Beam Team students win GRADS awards

Congratulations to Beam Team PhD students Sean Mills and Nathan Johnson for winning awards at CSM GRADS 2019! Mills won best poster presentation and Johnson won best oral presentation. GRADS (Graduate Research and Discovery Symposium) is an event designed by graduate students for graduate and undergraduate students doing cutting-edge research at Mines. Participants practice their […]

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Beam Team presents at TMS 2019

Beam Team students and faculty presented their latest research findings at TMS 2019 in San Antonio, Texas, the week of March 11. Monday, March 11 10:00–10:30, Room 221A: “Modeling process-structure-property relationships in additively manufactured alloys with machine learning and materials informatics” (Branden Kappes, ADAPT Operations Director) 5:30–7:00, Poster Session, Hall 3: “Poster #D-21: In situ characterization of […]

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Dylan Cousins defends thesis on advanced thermoplastic composites

Congratulations to Beam Team PhD candidate Dylan Cousins for successfully defending his thesis, “Advanced Thermoplastic Composites for Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing.” Dylan’s research characterized rheological and kinetic control of infusible thermoplastic resins via concentration and molecular weight alteration for more effective fabrication of wind turbine blades. His research shows that thermoplastic wind turbine blades are […]

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Bucsek research chosen for cover of Acta Crystallographica Section A

The September cover article for Acta Crystallographica Section A is a study published by researchers from Colorado School of Mines and the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source. Dr. Ashely Bucsek, recent Mines grad and current postdoctoral fellow at University of Minnesota, and Dr. Aaron Stebner of Mines are two of the five co-authors on the study titled “Measuring […]

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