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Department News

The six CU Boulder electrical and computer engineering students who make up the Volt Vision team
Students developing eye-activated controller that uses the human body as a command center

Nov. 9, 2017

Volt Vision is the brainchild of a team of six electrical and computer engineering students, whose goal is to develop a product based on accessibility for everyone.Read more »
Khurram Afridi
Power electronics researcher earns invite to Frontiers of Engineering

Oct. 6, 2017

Assistant Professor Khurram Afridi is developing ways to power vehicles wirelessly while they’re in motion. No need to plug in or even park – just cruise down the “charging lane” of the highway.Read more »
A detail shot of the microscope.
ECE researcher to share in BRAIN Initiative grant for miniature microscope

Oct. 5, 2017

Juliet Gopinath designed optical elements that allow for 3-D imaging, which will help lead researchers study the neural activity involved in vocal learning, decision making, social interactions and neural development in various species.Read more »
Up-close image of a printed circuit board.
Welcome aboard to our new faculty!

Sept. 5, 2017

We're very excited to welcome several new faculty members to our department this year, including a few alumni who are returning to teach courses! Read on for a little more about each of our new people. Tenured Faculty Shu-Wei Huang will be joining the optics, nanotechnology and bioengineering research group... Read more »