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December 11, 2009

Mtg: Large-Scale Print Manufacturing of Complex, Miniature 3D Structures

by @ 11:58 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

WEDNESDAY February 10, 2010
SCV Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Chapter
Speaker: Arthur Chait, President and CEO, EoPlex Technologies, Inc.
Time: Dinner at 6:00 PM (new time!); Presentation at 6:45 PM (note new times!)
Cost: $20 if reserved by Feb. 8; $25 after & at door; $10 for students/unemployed; vegetarian available; no cost for presentation only
Place: Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Rd (Fwy 101 at Montague Expressway), Santa Clara
RSVP: Through the website link
Web: www.cpmt.org/scv

In this presentation, materials scientist and entrepreneur Arthur L. Chait will share a game-changing print deposition technique for the large-scale manufacture of electronic components and (more…)

Mtg: Thin is In: Thinning of IC Chips

by @ 11:40 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY January 28, 2010
SCV Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Chapter
Speaker: Annette Teng, Ph.D., Corwil Technology Corp.
Time: Registration at 11:30 AM; Buffet lunch at 11:45 AM; presentation (no cost) at 12:15 PM
Cost: $15 if reserved by Jan 26; $5 for students/unemployed; $20 at door; vegetarian available
Place: Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Rd (Fwy 101 at Montague Expressway), Santa Clara
RSVP: Tthrough the website link
Web: www.cpmt.org/scv

Silicon chips as thin as 0.050um are becoming common.? Many manufacturers have achieved success in their development of thin die.? This talk will focus on singulation and thinning (more…)

Mtg: Value-based Scheduling: Get your Organization’s Priorities Straight

by @ 11:27 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

THURSDAY January 7, 2010
SCV Technology Management Chapter
Speaker: Rino Jose, PhD, Lakeway Technologies
Time: Networking at 6:00 PM; Management Forum at # 6:30 PM; Dinner at 7:15 PM; Presentation at 7:45 PM
Cost: $10 member/$13 non-member through 1/5; $3 more at door
Place: RAMADA Silicon Valley, 1217 Wildwood Ave, Sunnyvale
RSVP: via website
Web: www.ieee-scv-tmc.org

A key management challenge today is juggling multiple projects in the face of shifting priorities and overcommitted teams.? Studies show that multi-tasking and context switching lead to (more…)

Mtg: Non-adiabatic Spin-torques in Narrow Magnetic Domain Walls

by @ 11:10 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

WEDNESDAY January 27, 2010
OEB Magnetics Chapter
Speaker: Dafin Ravelosona, CNRS, Orsay, France
Time: 3:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Lawrence Berkeley National Labs, Berkeley
RSVP: Please respond by email with name, company to Peter Fischer, PJFischer@lbl.gov by January 22
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/oeb/mag

Torques appear between charge carrier spins and local moments in regions of ferromagnetic media where spatial magnetisation gradients exist.? Understanding the magnitude and (more…)

Mtg: Codes, Standards and Listings: Who Requires What, and Why

by @ 10:11 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

TUESDAY January 26, 2010
SCV Product Safety Engineering Chapter
Speaker: John Taecker, P.E., Underwriters Laboratories Inc.
Time: Optional Dinner: 5:30 â?? 6:45 p.m. at El Torito Mexican Restaurant; Mtg at Applied Materials, Bowers Café at 7:00 PM
Cost: none, for meeting
Place: El Torito Mexican Restaurant, 2950 Lakeside Drive, Santa Clara; mtg at Applied Materials, Bowers Café, 3090 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pses

The economic downturn has hit key nano-enabled product segments hard â?? in particular, auto, construction, and electronics.? Lower output and slower technology adoption in (more…)

Mtg: Nanotechnology in 2010 and Beyond: Beating the Recession, Launching Big Ideas

by @ 10:00 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Engineering Mgmt, NanoEngineering, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

TUESDAY January 19, 2010
SCV Nanotechnology Chapter
Speaker: Mark Bünger, Director of Research, Lux Research
Time: Light lunch at 11:30AM; Presentation 12:00 noon
Cost: IEEE Members and Students $5; Non-Members $10
Place: National Semiconductor Bldg E-1 CMA Room. 2900 Semiconductor Drive, Santa Clara
RSVP: from the website
Web: www.ieee.org/nano

The economic downturn has hit key nano-enabled product segments hard â?? in particular, auto, construction, and electronics.? Lower output and slower technology adoption in these (more…)

Mtg: Robot Team Coordination and Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM)

by @ 9:47 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays
 

THURSDAY January 21, 2010
SCV Control Systems Chapter
Speaker: Dr. Regis Vincent, Software Commercialization team, SRI International
Time: Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: CMU-SV, Building 23, Moffett Field, Mountain View
RSVP: not required
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/css

2D laser SLAM (Simultaneous Localization and Mapping) has reached a maturity that has allowed the development of commercial applications.? The testing of SRI International’s SLAM algorithm (more…)

December 9, 2009

Mtg: Medical Robotics: Bioports to the Human Body (with demo)

by @ 7:48 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY December 10, 2009
SCV Robotics and Automation Chapter
Speaker: Dr. Jacob Rosen, Department of Computer Engineering, University of California – Santa Cruz
Time: Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: UC Santa Cruz,? the Simularium on the bottom floor of Engineering 2 (E2) building, accessible from the Quad outdoor) area, Santa Cruz
RSVP: not required
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/ras

Medical Robotics is an emerging sub-discipline of robotics in which humans are the focal point of its creation.? Humans interact with medical robotics either as health providers such (more…)

Mtg: Historical Review of Sub Harmonic Mixers: From Tubes to CMOS

by @ 7:47 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY December 10, 2009
SCV Microwave Theory and Techniques Chapter
Speaker: Edmar Camargo, DBA Consulting
Time: Refreshments at 6:00 PM, Presentation at 6:30 PM
Cost: none
Place: Agilent, Building 1 Lobby, Aristotle Rm, 5301 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/mtt

Sub-harmonic mixers appeared in the early thirties as a solution to minimize LO radiation from super-heterodyne receivers, and to obtain higher effective LO frequencies.? However, (more…)

Mtg: Cost-Effective Low-Power IP Designs for Mobile Communications

by @ 7:46 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY December 10, 2009
SCV Circuits and Systems Chapter
Speaker: Prof. Myung H. Sunwoo, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
Time: Networking/Pizza at 6:30 PM, Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: $2 donation for food
Place: Cadence Design Systems, Building 5, 2655 Seely Avenue, San Jose
RSVP: not required
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/cas

The talk presents four low-power high-speed SOC IP designs for communication systems.? First, a new continuous flow mixed-radix (CFMR) FFT processor is (more…)

Mtg: U.S. Public Policy Issues Facing Telecommunications Carriers

by @ 7:45 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design
 

WEDNESDAY December 9, 2009
SCV Communications Chapter
Speaker: Chris Boyer, Assistant Vice President â?? Public Policy, AT&T Services Inc.
Time: Meeting/Presentation at 6:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: National Semiconductor, Building E, Conference Room, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara
RSVP: by Dec. 8, from the website
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/comsoc

Chris Boyer from AT&T will provide an overview of some of the technology trends that are currently impacting the telecommunications industry and how those trends are (more…)

Mtg: Making Movies is Hard Fun: Building Tools for Telling Stories

by @ 7:43 am. Filed under ALL, Communications, Computers/Software, Engineering Mgmt
 

WEDNESDAY December 9, 2009
OEB Computer Chapter
Speaker: Michael B. Johnson, Pixar
Time: Meeting/Presentation at 6:30 PM
Cost: none
Place: Chevron, Bishop Ranch 1-X, Conference room #1220-1240 (auditorium), 6101 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon
RSVP: All attendees must RSVP by 7 December (12/7) to Bill DeHope, dehope1@llnl.gov

Michael will share his perspective on the Pixar film-making process, where a cast of characters contribute, from creative story tellers who want things they don’t understand (more…)

Seminar: The Professional Job Hunt: Practical Ideas Using LinkedIn

by @ 7:42 am. Filed under ALL
 

WEDNESDAY December 9, 2009
SCV PACE (Professional Activities Committee for Engineers), and Engineers in Transition
Speakers: John Swan, from PACE’s “Engineers in Transition” Task Force, plus several recruiters and representatives from DBM, LinkedIn, Google
Time: Pizza and networking at 11:30 AM; Presentations and discussions from Noon thru 2:00 PM
Cost: no cost for current IEEE Members and Student Members; $10 for others
Place: UC-Santa Cruz Extension, Suite 100, 2505 Augustine Drive, Santa Clara
RSVP: through the DoubleKnot registration page
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/PACE

Getting a new job can be tough — but we want IEEE’s local members to be at the “front of the line” when it comes to getting job leads, interviews, and that new position!? So “Engineers (more…)

Webinar: Funding the Green Sector

by @ 7:40 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design
 

WEDNESDAY December 9, 2009
IEEE-USA ?
Speaker: Masa Ishii, Managing Director, Noventi Ventures
Time: 11:00 AM PST (one hour)
Cost: none
Place: on the Web
RSVP: through website
Web: www.ieeeusa.org/careers/webinars

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