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July 20, 2017

Devising Your Emergency Power Strategy 

by @ 1:04 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Industrial Applications
 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 
SF Industrial Applications Society (IAS)
Subject: Devising Your Emergency Power Strategy 
– Reliable and scalable emergency power is of crucial importance in any healthcare facility, opportunities and challenges associated with providing E-Power systems …

Speaker: John Griffiths, PE, LEED, AP, Principal, Mazzetti 
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Cost: IEEE Members and Non-Members: $25; Students: $10 
Location: Thirsty Bear Brewing Company, 661 Howard St, San Francisco 
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/45860 

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July 19, 2017

Power Quality in the Renewable Energy Era

by @ 2:55 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Industrial Applications
 

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
SF Industrial Applications Society (IAS)
Subject: Power Quality in the Renewable Energy Era
– root cause of the power quality issues caused by the renewable energy systems, and to discuss the mitigation method…

Speaker: Dr. Yazhou (Joel) Liu, Power System Engineering Specialist, Eaton
Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Cost: $25; Students:$10
Location: Thirsty Bear Brewing Company, 661 Howard St, San Francisco
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/44045

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July 11, 2017

Distributed Energy Resources (DER) Workshop

by @ 7:27 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Green energy
 

Wednesday and Thursday September 6-7, 2017 
SF Power and Energy Society (PES)
Subject: Distributed Energy Resources (DER) Workshop
– future grid with larger renewables in the portfolio mix; concepts, theory and practioner ideas including DER influence on transmission, distribution, protection and energy market operations… Speakers: 19 distinguished speakers, including Michael Picker (CPUC President), and Dr. Damir Novosel (IEEE-PES President) as keynote speakers 
Time: 8:00 am to 5:30 pm
Cost: Early Bird Cost (Before August 15th): IEEE Members: $300; Non-Members: $400; Students: $25. Registration Cost (After August 15th): IEEE Members: $400; Non-Members: $500; Students: $50 
Location: Milton Marks Conference Center, State Building, 455 Golden Gate Avenue, Lower Level, San Francisco 
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/46158 

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July 7, 2017

Energy Efficient Computing in Nanoscale CMOS

by @ 4:23 pm. Filed under ALL, Circuits, Electrical/Power, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, July 20, 2017 
SCV Solid State Circuits Society (SSCS) and Circuits and Systems Society (CAS)
Subject: Energy Efficient Computing in Nanoscale CMOS
– major pillars of energy-efficient SoC designs, Future computing systems demand orders of magnitude improvements in energy efficiency while providing desired performance …
Speaker: Dr. Vivek De, Intel Fellow and Director of Circuit Technology Research, Intel Labs 
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration, networking, & refreshments; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free 
Location: Texas Instruments Auditorium (Building E Visitor Center), 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-sscs/ 

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June 16, 2017

System Level ESD: A New Focus

by @ 1:33 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 
SCV-SF Electron Devices Society (EDS)
Subject: System Level ESD: A New Focus
– co-design approach, USB and HDMI interfaces, RF applications, roadmap for component level ESD levels, system level ESD protection challenges, “system-efficient-ESD-design” (SEED)…
Speaker: Dr. Charvaka Duvvury, ESD Consulting
Time: 6:00 to 6:15 pm: Registration, networking, food and drink; 6:15 pm to 7:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-eds/ 

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June 14, 2017

Extreme Power Density Converters

by @ 10:14 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Industrial Applications
 

Thursday, July 13, 2017 
SFBAC Power Electronics Society (PELS) / UC BERKELEY PELS-Industrial Applications Society (IAS) Student Chapter 
Subject: Extreme Power Density Converters
– Fundamental Techniques and Selected Applications: new class of hybrid switched-capacitor converters achieving the highest power density (216W/in^3) published to date… 
Speaker: Prof. Robert Pilawa Podgurski, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, and refreshments: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: $5 at the door; except TI employees and students 
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pels/index.html 

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FREE WEBINAR Wide Band Gap Circuit Optimisation and Performance Comparison

by @ 10:12 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Thursday, June 29, 2017
SFBAC Power Electronics Society (PELS)
Subject: FREE WEBINAR Wide Band Gap Circuit Optimisation and Performance Comparison
– extensive experiences evaluating and implementing GaN & SiC power switches in hard-switched PWM applications…
Speakers: Edward Shelton and Dr Patrick Palmer, Electronic and Electrical Engineering Division, University of Cambridge
Time: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: Webex
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pels/index.html

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June 13, 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS – Berkeley Symposium on Energy Efficient Electronics Systems & Steep Transistors Workshop

by @ 9:21 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Green energy
 
CALL FOR PAPERS

Berkeley2017Calling for papers for the Berkeley Symposium on Energy Efficient Electronic Systems & Steep Transistors Workshop. The focus of the papers should be the radical reduction of power consumption in information processing systems – from devices to systems. This event will feature a mixture of oral and poster presentations. The organizing committee invites submission of papers in the following areas:

* The Systems Benefits of Lower Operating Voltage
* Steep Tunneling Transistors
* Steep Negative-Capacitance Gate Transistors
* Nano-Mechanical Switching
* Magnetic Switching, Magneto-Resistive Drive Current
* 3D-Integration to Save Energy
* Low-Energy Short-Distance Optical Communication
* Electrochemical Switching
* Cryogenic and Superconducting Computing
* New Analog Machines to Solve Digital Problems

Abstract Submission Deadline: Sunday July 16, 2017. Submit papers to e3s-center.org/events/e3s-symposium/e3s-sym-call.htm

 

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June 1, 2017

Device and Process Variability

by @ 9:59 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 
SCV-SF Electron Devices Society (EDS)
Subject: Device and Process Variability
– continuous scaling of both geometrical dimensions and operating voltage, Device and process variability are usually main limiters of scaling, and serious challenge in advanced technology generations … 
Speaker: Dr. Tomasz Brozek, Technical Fellow and Engagement Director, PDF Solutions 
Time: 6:00 to 6:15 pm: Networking & Refreshments; 6:15 to 7:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free 
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-eds/ 

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May 31, 2017

Differential Power: Optimization of Energy Buffered Converters

by @ 2:20 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Industrial Applications
 

Thursday, June 22, 2017 
SFBAC-Power Electronics Society (PELS) / UC BERKELEY PELS-Industrial Applications Society (IAS)
Subject: Differential Power: Optimization of Energy Buffered Converters
– applying many, novel contributions in power electronics to the extremely challenging “Little Box Challenge”, including RF amplifiers, PV panels, wireless power transfer, ripple based control and AC-DC & DC-DC converters for the high voltage bus (270Vdc) more electric aircraft…
Speaker: Prof. José A. Cobos, Full Professor, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Time: 6:30 pm: Registration, networking, and refreshments: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: $5 at the door; except TI employees and students
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pels/index.html 

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May 24, 2017

Community Solar and Net Metering Update

by @ 12:02 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Green energy, PhotoVoltaics
 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 
SCV PhotoVoltaic Chapter(PV) 
Subject: Community Solar and Net Metering Update
– SVCE is a community-owned public agency that acquires 100% carbon-free electricity at prices lower than PG&E, rooftop solar customers in select Santa Clara county communities … 
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Location: PARC, 3333 Coyote Hill Rd, Palo Alto 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-photovoltaic/event/2017-06/ 

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May 21, 2017

Fire-Resistive, Circuit Integrity Cables Suitable for Hydrocarbon Pool Fires and Remote Operated Shutoff Valves (ROSOV) on Pipelines

by @ 9:22 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Product Safety
 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 
SF Power and Energy Society
Subject: Fire-Resistive, Circuit Integrity Cables Suitable for Hydrocarbon Pool Fires and Remote Operated Shutoff Valves (ROSOV) on Pipelines
– rationale, design criteria, development and evaluation test protocol for flexible circuit integrity cables suitable for use in both monitoring status and assuring shutdown of safety valves… 
Speaker: Art Maldonado, Founder and CEO, AM Technology Group LLC
Time: 11:45 am: Registration, lunch, networking; 12:00 noon: Presentation
Cost: $5 for IEEE member, $10 for non-member
Location: California Public Utilities Commission, 505 Van Ness Avenue, Room 4200, San Francisco 
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/45600 

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May 19, 2017

Identifying, Visualizing and Minimizing EMC and EMI Problems using 3D EM Simulation 

by @ 9:47 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 
SCV Electromigration Chapter (EMC)
Subject: Identifying, Visualizing and Minimizing EMC and EMI Problems using 3D EM Simulation 
– competing design requirements, such as EMC and thermal conflicts, electromagnetic simulation has become an integral and important part of the design process … 
Speaker: David Johns, VP of Engineering, CST America
Time: 5:30 pm: Registration, light dinner, and networking; 6:30 pm: Presentation; 7:45: Adjorn 
Cost: Water and soft drinks are free. Food is available for a small fee.
Location: 7layers, 1293 Anvilwood Ave, Sunnyvale 
Event Details: http://www.scvemc.org 

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May 13, 2017

Time-Based Circuits – not just the Single Slope!

by @ 10:02 pm. Filed under ALL, Circuits, Control Systems, Electrical/Power, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, May 18, 2017 
SCV Solid State Circuits Society (SSCS) and SCV Circuits and Systems (CAS) 
Subject: Time-Based Circuits – not just the Single Slope!
– obvious and more subtle differences between voltage and time-based circuits, tradeoffs in the context of application requirements, useful tool for their own designs… 
Speaker: Dr. Matt Straayer, Executive Director, Advanced Research and Development, Maxim Integrated Inc. 
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration, refreshments, and networking; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: Free; $6 donation requested for refreshments 
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-sscs/ 
Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/time-based-circuits-part-i-ii-may18-august-17-2017-tickets-34412038333

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May 3, 2017

Limitations to Miniaturization of Magnetic Components 

by @ 1:37 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Magnetics
 

Thursday, May 25, 2017 
SFBAC Power Electronic Society (PELS) and SCV Magnetics Society 
Subject: Limitations to Miniaturization of Magnetic Components 
– shrinking magnetics for power electronics with a focus on design tradeoffs, fabrication techniques, and the latest trends from industry & academia… 
Speaker: Eyal Aklimi, Ph.D., Diamond Nanotechnologies 
Time: 6:30 pm: Dinner & Networking; 7:00 to 8:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: $5 at the door
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pels/index.html 

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