Achieving Transformative Advances for Society

A message from Robert J. Birgeneau, Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley Near the end of World War II, in a study entitled “The Endless Frontier,” Vannevar Bush, the true progenitor of the modern research and teaching university, stated that “new...

College Research

The evolution of Mines into a broad-based research institution is proceeding at a fast clip. Such an evolution has necessitated the formation of colleges with well- de ned identities and missions. The college structure is now in place with three deans overseeing...

The Odyssey for a Google Map of Cancer

Joe gray holds the gordon Moore Endowed chair at the oregon health & science university (ohsu) and serves as chair of the ohsu department of biomedical Engineering, associate director for translational research in the ohsu Knight cancer institute, and director of...

New Faculty: Excellence in Research and Education

Alan Sellinger, Associate professor, Chemistry and Geochemistry The sellinger research group focuses on the synthesis and characterization of organic semiconductor materials for application in at panel display technology, lighting, solar cells and transistors. They...

NSF CAREER Award winners

  Physics Assistant Professor Eric Toberer has received an NSF CAREER Award for research that could ultimately yield the next generation of thermoelectric materials. The project, titled “Control of Charge Carrier Dynamics in Complex Thermoelectric Semiconductors,” has...