Michelle Sander, Ph.D.

Associate Professor (ECE, BME, MSE)

Associate Professor (ECE, BME, MSE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2012
  • Additional Affiliations Division of Materials Science & Engineering
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
    Neurophotonics Center
    Photonics Center
  • Honors and Awards NSF CAREER Award, 2019
    College of Engineering Dean’s Catalyst Award, 2014, 2017, & 2018
    AFOSR Young Investigator Award, 2017
    Optical Society of America Ambassador, 2017
    BU Nanotechnology Innovation Center Award, 2017
    BU MSE Innovation Award, 2016
    Senior Member: IEEE, Optica, SPIE
  • Classes Taught EK131/132 Photonics
    EK 307 Electric Circuits
    EC 570 Lasers and Applications
  • Areas of Interest Ultrafast, nonlinear and quantum photonics
    Femtosecond fiber lasers
    Real-time characterization methods
    Infrared spectroscopy
    Photothermal light-matter interactions
    Label-free imaging and super-resolution microscopy
    Infrared neuromodulation

Publications

Affiliation: Affiliated Faculty (MSE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (BME), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (MSE)