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January 26, 2009

Conf: Int’l Symposium on Quality Electronic Design

by @ 10:31 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design
 

International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design
— March 16-18, 2009 ? ? — DoubleTree Hotel, San Jose
— 6 Tutorials ? — Sessions (140 papers) ? — Keynotes ? — Exhibits
Leading Design for Quality and Manufacturability
Technical Sessions: ? – Aging-Aware Design ? – Robust Circuits, Library & Modeling ? – Emerging Technologies ? – Noise and Variation Tolerance ? – PProcess Variation ? – System and Interface Validation ? – Co-design Applications for IC Packaging ? – Memory Design Solutions ? – Clock and Noise ? – Low-Voltage Design ? – Timing Analysis and Floor Planning ? – Variation-Tolerant Design ? – System Power and Reliability â?¦ and more
Full-day Tutorials: ? — Low-Power Variation-Tolerant Logic Circuits ? — Low power SRAM and FinFet Design for Nano-Scale Era ? — The Promise of Phase-Change Memory ? — Statistical Techniques for Analog Circuits ? — 3-D CAD Design/Technology ? — Multi-coring: Pros and cons
Full information and registration: www.isqed.org

Conf: Semiconductor Thermal Measurement, Modeling and Management Symposium and Exposition

by @ 10:30 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

Semiconductor Thermal Measurement, Modeling and Management Symposium and Exposition
— March 15-19, 2009 ? ? — Fairmont Hotel, San Jose
— 4 Short Courses ? — 12 Sessions ? — Keynotes ? — Exhibitor Workshops
The symposium fosters the exchange of knowledge between practitioners and leading experts from industry and academia from around the world on thermal design and characterization of electronic components and systems.
Sessions: ? — Thermal Market and Technology Drivers for the Future ? — Two Phase Cooling ? — Test Methods ? — Modeling and Simulation ? — Fans and Pumps ? — Microchannel Cooling ? — Die Level Cooling ? — Standardization ? — Package Level Cooling ? — Thermal Interface Materials ? — Innovative Cooling ? — Posters
Short Courses: “
Engineering Analysis Methods Using Spreadsheets”, “Thermal Management from an Industrial Point of View, “Compact Thermal Models for Microelectronics Cooling“, “Spreadsheet-Based Thermal Analysis
Complimentary admission to exhibits, reception.
Full Advance Program and registration: www.semi-therm.org

Conference: CMOS Emerging Technologies Workshop

by @ 10:24 am. Filed under ALL, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

CMOS Emerging Technologies Workshop
– February 18-20, 2009, ? – RimRock Resort, Banff, AB, Canada
– “Research & Business Opportunities Ahead”
Sessions/Papers: (selected – see full Program on website)
Bioelectronics: – Making CMOS Work with Bacteria – Analog Wavelet Filters for Biomedical Signal Characterization ? Wireless: – Very Short Reach Wireless Technologies – RF and mm-wave CMOS PAs – Mobile-TV: Emerging Tech. ? Design Techniques: – Design Challenges in 32nm – Ultra Low Voltage Design – µprocessor I/O Scaling Challenges ? Nanotechnology: – Nanoelelecronic Circuits – Biologically Inspired Computing – Printed Nanowire Arrays
For more information and to register: www.cmoset.com

DesignCon 2009 — The BRIGHTEST Minds in Electronic Design

by @ 10:23 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design
 

Presented by the International Engineering Consortium
DesignCon 2009 — The BRIGHTEST Minds in Electronic Design
— February 2-5, 2009 ? — Santa Clara Convention Center ? — 350 speakers ? — 100’s of design tools and solutions
— IP Summit (Featured Program) ? — Business Forum Panel ? — 125 paper presentations, tutorials, technical panels, keynotes, sessions
DesignCon brings together leading engineers and organizations presenting EDA tools, test and measurement equipment, PCBs and related technologies, semiconductor components and IP, interconnect technologies, and more.
Tutorials on: Suppressing Noise Coupling, Signal Integrity, Power Management Techniques, Design Reuse Methodology, Gigabit Channel Characterization, High-Speed I/Os, Grounding Concepts (and more)
Conference Tracks: – Chip-Level System Design ? – Functional Verification ? – IP Reuse ? – System Co-Design ? – PCB Technology ? – Parallel Interface Design ? – Multi-Gigabit Serial Interconnects ? – High-Speed Jitter & Noise ? – Power Integrity ? – EMC ? – Business and Engineering Impacts ? (and more)
For Advance Program and registration information: designcon.com/2009

Mtg: Solar Power – Scaling Up

by @ 10:22 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Engineering Mgmt, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

FRIDAY January 30, 2009
SCV Education Chapter
Speaker: Eric Wesoff, Senior Analyst, Greentech Media
Time: Pizza at 11:30 AM, Presentation at Noon
Cost: $3-$5 at the door, for food
Place: Synopsys (Bldg 2, “Shannon” Room), 455 N. Mary Avenue, Sunnyvale
RSVP: see web link
Web: www.e-grid.net/docs/0901-scv-ed.pdf

Despite the economic downturn, the solar power market continues to grow at a phenomenal pace.? This growth has drawn the attention of policy makers, Fortune 50 firms, investors, (more…)

Mtg: “Charlie(Card) on the M(B)TA” — Redux

by @ 10:21 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Engineering Mgmt
 

WEDNESDAY January 28, 2009
SCV Computer Chapter
Speaker: Jennifer Granick, Civil Liberties Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Time: Food and Refreshment at 7:00 PM, Presentation at 7:30 PM
Cost: IEEE & MITCNC members – $20 (enter discount code IEEEMTA09); non-members – $25
Place: Townsend and Townsend and Crew LLP, 390 Lytton Avenue, Palo Alto
RSVP: required, from the website
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/computer

In honor of the tragic Charlie, the MBTA (the renamed MTA in the song by the Kingston Trio) called its electronic fare card the â??CharlieCard.???? Fast forward to 2008 when three MIT (more…)

Mtg: CES (Consumer Electronics Show) “Download”

by @ 10:20 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

TUESDAY January 27, 2009
SCV Consumer Electronics Chapter
Speakers: Gary Sasaki (DIGDIA), Chris Pedersen (DIGDIA), Tom Coughlin (Coughlin Associates) and others
Time: Pizza at 6:30 PM, Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: IEEE members – $5; non-members – $10
Place: HP Madrone Room (not our usual meeting room) between buildings 45 and 46, 19447 Pruneridge Avenue, Cupertino
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/ce

Every year we share some of the new products, trends and technologies from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE), held (more…)

Mtg: The Evolution and Revolutions in Disk Drive Recording

by @ 10:19 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, NanoEngineering
 

TUESDAY January 27, 2009
SCV Magnetics Chapter
Speaker: Michael Mallary, Seagate Technology Research (IEEE MagSoc Distinguished Lecturer)
Time: Pizza at 7:00 PM, Presentation at 7:30 PM
Cost: none
Place: Western Digital, 1710 Automation Parkway, San Jose
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/mag/#January

Since 1956 the areal density of hard disk drives (HDDs) has increased by eight orders of magnitude through a process of evolution punctuated by a number of important revolutions.? The disk (more…)

Mtg: Why be Concerned with ‘Substances of Very High Concern’?

by @ 10:18 am. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

TUESDAY January 27, 2009
SCV Product Safety Engineering Chapter
Speakers: Ken Kapur and Revati Pradhan-Kasmalkar
Time: Optional dinner at 5:45 PM (El Torito); Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none, for presentation
Place: Dinner at El Torito Mexican Restaurant, 2950 Lakeside Drive, Santa Clara; Talk at Applied Materials, Bowers Café, 3090 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pses

This presentation will provide an overview of the regulations and address the impact to article users and producers.? The European Chemicals Agency published the first set of material restrictions (more…)

Mtg: Energy Savings Programs – A Practical Approach to Implementation

by @ 10:17 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

TUESDAY January 27, 2009 (postponed until March)
SF Industry Applications Chapter
Speaker: Finn Schenck, Integrated Building Solutions
Time: Social at 5:30 PM, Presentation at 6:00 PM, Dinner at 7:00 PM
Cost: $25 ($10 for first 5 reserved IEEE Student Members); pay at door
Place: Sinbad’s Restaurant, Pier 2 The Embarcadero, San Francisco
RSVP: by email to Jack Lin, jlin@sfwater.org, 415.551.4894
Web: www.e-grid.net/docs/0901-sf-ias.pdf

Our January speaker will discuss several â??Easy to Implement??? energy saving opportunities, and review some of the tools available to monitor, measure, report on, and validate (more…)

Webinar: Demystifying Testing of MIMO Communications Systems

by @ 10:16 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design
 

TUESDAY January 27, 2009
IEEE SPECTRUM Magazine
Speaker: Ron Rausch Senior Marketing Manager, Keithley Instruments, RF Communications Products; and Graham Celine, Senior Director of Marketing, Azimuth Systems
Time: 11:00 AM – Noon
Cost: none
Place: On the web
RSVP: register on the websit
Web: www.spectrum.ieee.org/webcast/7069

Mtg: Microwatt Design for Energy Harvesting Sensors

by @ 10:15 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

MONDAY January 26, 2009
SCV Circuits and Systems Chapter
Speaker: Prof. Rajeevan Amirtharajah, University of California, Davis
Time: Fast Food & drinks at 6:30 PM, Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Cadence Design Systems, Building 5, 655 Seely Avenue, San Jose
RSVP: not required
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/cas

Of all of the clean energy technologies available today, the harnessing of solar power for commercial and residential use is the most active area of development (and investment) right now. The heart (more…)

Mtg: The Evolution and Revolutions in Disk Drive Recording

by @ 10:13 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

MONDAY January 26, 2009
OEB Magnetics Chapter
Speaker: Michael Mallary, Seagate Technology Research (IEEE MagSoc Distinguished Lecturer)
Time: 3:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Lawrence Berkeley Natl Lab, bldg 6-2202, Berkeley
RSVP: please reserve with Peter Fischer, peter.fischer@ieee.org by January 22 (at least two days prior to the meeting)
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/oeb/mag

Since 1956 the areal density of hard disk drives (HDDs) has increased by eight orders of magnitude through a process of evolution punctuated by a number of important revolutions.? The disk evolved (more…)

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