On May 1, the University of Colorado Denver hosted the 23rd annual Research and Creative Activities Symposium (RaCAS), where undergraduate and graduate students from CU Denver and CU Anschutz Medical Campus showcase their scholarly activities.
Students from across the college participated, winning awards in the Biomedical Sciences and Technology, Engineering, and Math categories, noted below. Congratulations to all students who participated!
- First place (tie): Alyssa Salazar – iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocyte Model to Investigate Stretch-Responsive Signaling Pathways Involved in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Technology, Engineering, and Math
- First place: Kevin Macfarlane, Tobby Lie, Devin Piner, Drake Young, & Jahoon Koo – IAR: An Intelligent Augmented Reality Framework
- Third place (tie): John Pace & Liang He – Estimating Altitude of Drones Using Batteries
People’s Choice – Technology, Engineering, and Math
At the CU Denver College of Engineering, Design and Computing, we focus on providing our students with a comprehensive engineering education at the undergraduate, graduate and professional level. Faculty conduct research that spans our five disciplines of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering, bioengineering, and computer science and engineering. The college collaborates with industry from around the state; our laboratories and research opportunities give students the hands-on experience they need to excel in the professional world.