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August 30, 2007

Mtg: Completely Unsupervised Face Recognition Database

by @ 8:08 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt

TUESDAY September 25
SCV Consumer Electronics Chapter
Speaker: IEEE Distinguished Lecturer: Professor Albrecht Rothermel, Deputy Director of Institute, University of ULM Institute of Microelectronics, Germany
Time: Refreshments at 6:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: $5 for IEEE members, and $10 for non-members
Place: Hewlett Packard Oak Room, 19447 Pruneridge Avenue (Building 48), Cupertino
RSVP: not required

A face recognition system has been designed, which requires no interaction at all. The system detects persons, defines whether the persons are known already or not, and either updates the existing database of known persons, or establishes a new database (more…)

Mtg: Overview of WiMax Technology and Evolution

by @ 7:32 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors

MONDAY September 10
SCV Signal Processing Chapter
Speaker: Hassan Yaghoobi, Ph.D., Intel Corporation
Time: Fast Food & drinks: 6:30 PM; Presentation: 7:00 PM
Cost: $2 Donation requested towards refreshments
Place: National Semiconductor Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Drive, Santa Clara
RSVP: not required

Mobile WiMAX technology, based on IEEE 802.16e-2005 standard, was first commercialized in Korea through initial offering of WiBro services in the middle of 2006 and subsequent expansion in early 2007. ? They are also to be deployed by Sprint (more…)

Mtg: Current Thinking on Entrepreneurship

by @ 7:30 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Computers/Software, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors

TUESDAY September 4
SCV Lasers and Electro-Optics? Chapter
Speaker: Milton Chang, PhD, Managing Director, Incubic Venture Fund, and IEEE LEOS Distinguished Lecturer
Time: Networking and Food: 7:00 PM, Presentation: 8:00 PM
Cost: donation for refreshments
Place: National Semiconductor Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Drive, Santa Clara
RSVP: by email to

The speaker will discuss how to go about starting a company in the current environment. Milton Chang is Managing Director of Incubic Venture Fund which is actively investing in technology startup businesses. ? He was CEO and President of (more…)

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