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April 26, 2008

Mtg: Enhancing Image Fidelity through Spatio-Spectral Design for Color Image Acquisition, Reconstruction, and Display

by @ 2:49 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors

SCV Signal Processing Chapter
Speaker: Keigo Hirakawa, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Harvard University, Department of Statistics
Time: Fast food and drinks at 6:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: $2 donation for refreshments
Place: National Semiconductor, north end of Building E, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara
RSVP: not required


In the first part of the talk, we consider extending an image denoising problem to the problem of missing or incomplete pixel values — either due to mechanical designs or distortions.? (more…)

Mtg: Building the Foundation for Your Engineering Career

by @ 1:25 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors

SCV GOLD – Grads of the Last Decade, with SCV-PACE
Speakers: Cynthia Shapiro (author of “What Does Somebody Have To Do To Get A Job Around Here?”); Irene Koehler – HR consultant (“First Thing Tomorrow”); Jonathan David (IEEE Region 6 Professional Activities Coordinator); Stephen P. McInerney (IEEE GOLD volunteer)
Time: 6:00 PM
Cost: none (dinner is $17 for the full buffet, and books will be available for purchase)
Place: Grand Indian Buffet, 1214 Apollo Way, Suite# 404B, Sunnyvale
RSVP: by email to Jonathan David,

? IEEE GOLD has assembled a panel of Experts to address issues commonly experienced in the early stages of your Career, from Working with PEOPLE to dealing with your first layoff, from Negotiating the Salary, (more…)

Mtg:Academic and Industrial Research: Using the IEEE’s XPLORE Database

by @ 7:59 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt

OEB DeVry University Student Chapter
Speaker: Paul Wesling, CPMT Society Distinguished Lecturer & SF Bay Area Council Communications Director
Time: Social/Pizza at 4:00 PM; Presentation at 4:30 PM, Q&A at 5:30 PM
Cost: $5 donation for pizza (free, for students)
Place: DeVry University Room 101, 6600 Dumbarton Circle, Fremont
RSVP: not required; for additional information: Mostafa Mortezaie, (510) 574-1132

IEEE is the largest publisher of electrotechnology literature in the world, and most results in our fields are extensively reported there.? After a brief overview of IEEE’s journals (more…)

Mtg: Reliability Performance and Measures of Repairable Systems

by @ 7:57 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors

SCV Reliability Chapter
Speaker: Dr. Wendai Wang, Applied Materials
Time: Refreshments at 6:30 PM, presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: HP Oak Room, Bldg 48 (Hwy 280 at Wolfe Rd), Cupertino
RSVP: not required

Many multi-component systems such as automobiles, computer servers, production & industrial equipment, appliances, engines, and power systems are generally repairable in service. ? It is also known that reliability performance metrics (more…)

Mtg: Graph Theoretical Methods for Network-level Connectivity Analysis of Brain Networks

by @ 7:56 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays

TUESDAY April 29
SF Engineering in Medicine and Biology Chapter
Speaker: Dr. Ashish Raj, Department of Radiology, UCSF
Time: Social at 6:00 PM, dinner at 7:00 PM, presentation at 7:30 PM
Cost: $15 for IEEE members, $25 for non-members, $10 for students
Place: Sinbadâ??s Restaurant, Pier 2 Embarcadero St., San Francisco
RSVP: by April 25th to Bob Giebeler,, 415-252-7214

Our presenter, Dr. Ashish Raj will discuss new advances in brain MRI that provide the ability to non-invasively probe the structural connectivity of the brain. ? This talk will describe several ways of obtaining the connectivity network of the human brain using MRI data. ? Networks from MRI structural (more…)

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