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Two new faculty members join department for fall 2022

Sept. 27, 2022

Two new faculty members have joined the ECEE team in support of our research and teaching missions. Welcome, Mona and Cody!

John Melanson

500 patents: CU Engineering alumnus now among top 100 most prolific inventors

Sept. 26, 2022

Many of John Melanson's patents are in the field of audio and electronics, particularly in analog-to-digital signal processing technologies that are instrumental in today’s digital devices.

Luis and his daughter

Interview with an MS-EE alumnus - Luis Plata

Sept. 23, 2022

Discover how Luis Plata was able to gain a master’s and certificate while working full time.

Gianluca Bianchin during a hike at the Maroon Bells in Colorado

Former ECEE postdoc: 'I aim to be an effective, engaging and inspiring educator'

Sept. 16, 2022

Gianluca Bianchin spent two years as a postdoctoral researcher at CU Boulder before starting his first faculty position at Université Catholique de Louvain in Belgium this fall.

The new industry-grade 100 kV electron beam writer

CU getting new new electron beam lithography system for quantum engineering, nanofabrication

Sept. 7, 2022

A state-of-the-art instrument coming soon to CU Boulder will improve research around quantum engineering and may eventually prove to be a game-changer for interdisciplinary materials and device research in the Rocky Mountain region.

A researcher looks through a microscope while working in a cleanroom at COSINC

As U.S. ramps up semiconductor production, engineers are probing new tiny electronics

Aug. 31, 2022

In CU Boulder's COSINC lab, researchers like Won Park use state-of-the art tools to design incredibly small electronic devices—some features measuring just 10 nanometers in size, or less than a millionth of an inch.

Huang and a grad student discuss a project at an optical table in their lab

Researchers make strides in commercializing simplified dual-comb spectroscopy

Aug. 30, 2022

Shu-Wei Huang and his team are working on a compromise in order to find new applications for a powerful new technology.

Maksimovic discusses a project with a graduate student in the power electronics lab

Maksimovic wins two IEEE awards for power electronics contributions

Aug. 24, 2022

Professor Dragan Maksimovic has received two prestigious awards from IEEE, one of the leading professional organizations for the engineering and technology community worldwide.

Frank Barnes

Barnes at 90: Helping others succeed is a career highlight

July 21, 2022

As his milestone birthday approaches, Barnes is still advising graduate students, working on research projects and “rattling cages” across the university on topics he’s passionate about.

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Interview with an MS-EE alumnus - John Trytko

July 20, 2022

Learn how performance-based admissions, affordability, and flexibility of the MS-EE on Coursera program at CU Boulder helped John Trytko achieve his goals.