Qualcomm partnership provides 5G training courses for students

Oct. 2, 2023

Through a partnership with Qualcomm Wireless Academy, CU Boulder graduate students now have access to free 5G training courses, as well as the opportunity to earn an industry-recognized 5G certification. Qualcomm is a global leader in semiconductors and wireless technology and transforms how we communicate.

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An infrared telescope that spans the globe? New grant may make it possible

Sept. 25, 2023

Physicists and engineers at CU Boulder envision infrared astronomy telescopes that may one day span the entire globe. That ambition is part of a new project led by Scott Diddams, professor in the Department of Electrical, Computer & Energy Engineering, and funded by a $1 million award from the W.M. Keck Foundation.

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CU Boulder earns $5 million award for 5G cellular security research

Sept. 22, 2023

Two ECEE faculty members, Eric Keller and Tamara Lehman, are part of a research group leading a major military-oriented project for 5G wireless security.

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Jensen joins ECEE in the systems and controls research area

Aug. 29, 2023

The Department of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering is welcoming Emily Jensen community. Jensen is joining as an assistant professor in the systems & controls research area, and will begin in spring 2024. Welcome, Emily!

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CU SPUR hosts community college students for STEM research opportunities

Aug. 9, 2023

Tamara Silbergleit Lehman, an assistant professor of computer engineering, who started as a community college student herself hosted an associates student for a research experiences as part of CU SPUR this summer.

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Musgrave earns Department of Defense NDSEG fellowship

July 12, 2023

PhD student Jonathan Musgrave earned a 2023 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship for his promising research in laser physics and nonlinear photonics.

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Combes seeks to transform the quantum technology landscape

June 21, 2023

Assistant Professor Josh Combes of the Department of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering will use a prestigious NSF CAREER Award to further quantum research and foster the next generation of quantum-aware engineers across disciplines.

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PhD alum earns international Excellent Young Wind Doctor award

June 20, 2023

Nikhar Abbas received the 2023 European Academy of Wind Energy Excellent Young Wind Doctor award for his wind turbine control systems research.


Majeau earns prestigious Department of Energy graduate fellowship

June 13, 2023

Electrical engineering PhD student Fiona Majeau has earned a competitive 2023 Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship for her promising research in electric grid modeling and simulation.

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Cross-disciplinary collaboration leads to advancement in ‘liquid lenses’

May 17, 2023

PhD student's study, published in the journal Applied Physics Letters, sheds light on the impact of low-frequency mechanical vibrations on electrowetting-based devices and promotes their application in diverse fields.