Professor of Engineering
Professor Molter is an authority on optical waveguide devices for signal processing applications and optical communications systems. She also studies issues of student access and retention in Natural Sciences and Engineering.
She has made several presentations and published numerous articles on these topics including in the IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, Journal of Lightwave Technology, and Applied Optics. She teaches courses in electromagnetic theory, physical electronics, communications systems, electrical circuits, and physical systems.
Professor Molter received a B.A. in mathematics and a B.S. in engineering from Swarthmore College and her S.M. and Sc.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.