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Department News

Melinda Piket-May
Piket-May named CU teaching ambassador

Aug. 22, 2019

The associate professor of electrical, computer and energy engineering teaches undergraduate engineering design focused on teamwork and real-world experiences with clients.

Brendan Heffernan adjusts optical components at a light table in the team's lab.
Shedding light on a moving target

July 31, 2019

Sending a doughnut-shaped beam through optical fiber may hold the key to better brain imaging.

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MS-EE listed as one of the 21 Low-Cost Online Master's Degrees

July 9, 2019

Inside Higher Ed listed CU Boulder's online master's as one of the 21 low-cost online master's degrees from Coursera and edX.

Barnes receives an award on stage at BIOEM 2019
Barnes honored at bioelectromagnetics conference

July 3, 2019

Distinguished Professor Emeritus Frank Barnes was honored this week for having the most influential paper of the last five years in the journal Bioelectromagnetics.

A phone showing the test presidential alert sent in 2018
National emergency alerts potentially vulnerable to attack

June 20, 2019

A team of researchers from CU Boulder discovered a back door through which hackers might mimic presidential alerts.