Category: Faculty News

Photonics Pioneer Siddharth Ramachandran Among Three BU Faculty Recognized by World’s Largest Scientific Society

A pioneer of spiral-shaped light beams that might improve internet capacity, medical imaging, and more, Distinguished Professor of Engineering Siddharth Ramachandran (ECE, MSE) has been selected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). The world’s largest general scientific society, AAAS annually bestows this honor on scientists, engineers, and innovators in recognition of scientifically and socially […]

Bringing the Brain Into Focus

Professor Tianyu Wang has received a new grant from the Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative  for a collaborative project on multi-photon microscopy, a technology used for deep-tissue imaging.

Brian Walsh’s LEXI Telescope Heading to the Moon

Last week (3/6/24), Associate Professor Brian Walsh hosted an event for their NASA-sponsored Lunar Environment heliospheric X-ray Imager (LEXI), an x-ray telescope which will be going to the moon later this year. Over the course of the last fifteen years, Professor Walsh and colleagues have worked to develop novel x-ray imaging system to better image […]

ECE CHIPS In: Efficiently Secure Computing

With support from the Red Hat Collaboratory and the NSF, Professor Ajay Joshi and his research group are working to address this quandary: how can we improve computational efficiency without sacrificing security?