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Department News

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Shaheen to serve as editor of Journal of Photonics for Energy

June 16, 2020

JPE covers fundamental and applied research areas focused on the applications of photonics for renewable energy harvesting, conversion, storage, distribution, monitoring, consumption, and efficient usage.

Kristina Johnson
Former faculty member named president of Ohio State University

June 4, 2020

Kristina Johnson was a founding director of the Optoelectronic Computing Systems research center at CU Boulder.

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Coming soon: "Virtual office hours" videos

May 21, 2020

Associate Chair Keith Graham gives a sneak peek at these short videos that will help students debug lab projects, anytime, from anywhere.

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Celebrating our spring 2020 graduates

May 20, 2020

Check out our virtual graduation video, flipbook and virtual senior design expo.

Keith Graham
ECEE is taking undergraduate core labs to the next level

May 8, 2020

Learn about some of the steps we're taking to make sure all undergraduate students have the tools they need to succeed and stay safe in the fall semester, from online testing platforms to remote team learning environments.