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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering News

  • Associate Professor Tom Vandervelde has been elected chair of the Optics for Energy Technical Group for the Optical Society of America (OSA).

  • Tufts engineers have invented a chip-sized, high-speed modulator that operates at terahertz frequencies and at room temperature at low voltages without consuming DC power. It could make faster data transmission possible.

    Faculty;Research news;Engineering the human-technology interface
  • In honor of their parents, siblings Maria Giatrelis, E89, and Rich Ferrelli, A85, established the Riccardo and Dora Ferrelli Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund for first-generation Tufts students.

    Campus news;Alumni;Women engineers
  • Summer scholar Anu Gamage, E18, spent her summer developing an inverted pendulum that could continue collecting accurate measurements and balancing itself in the case of a cyberattack.

    Undergraduate students;Women engineers;Research news;Engineering the human-technology interface
  • Mimir Insights creates researcher database for biotech industries.

    Undergraduate students;Engineering the human-technology interface
  • Tufts engineers have developed threads that, when sutured into tissue, collect and wirelessly transmit diagnostic data.

    Faculty;Research news;Engineering the human-technology interface;Engineering for health
  • Professor Karen Panetta spoke to CNNMoney about job opportunities for female engineers, and how women can navigate engineering's predominantly male culture. 

    Faculty;Women engineers
  • Students;Undergraduate students