Retired CU professor Evi Nemeth missing at sea

BOULDER, Colo. - A retired University of Colorado professor is reportedly lost at sea between New Zealand and Australia, according to the Boulder Daily Camera newspaper.

Evi Nemeth, a computer engineer, wrote on LinkedIn: no job, sailing the pacific at sailing vessel "wonderland."

Nemeth was part of a group that set sail May 29. They were last heard from on June 4.

ABC News is reporting that searchers have spent three days looking for survivors after an American sail boat sank.

Nemeth taught at CU from 1980 to 2001. She is listed on the CU website as a retired associate professor with teaching interests in networks, data structures, UNIX tools and system administration.