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January 21, 2011

Mtg: Solid-State and Spinning Discs in Evolving Internet Landscapes: Semiconductor, SSD and HDD Forecast Scenarios

by @ 7:28 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

TUESDAY February 22, 2011
SCV Magnetics Chapter
Speaker: John Monroe, Gartner Inc
Time: Cookies, Conversation & 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

As has often happened in recent years in the wake of new SSD announcements, many analysts tend to stare right through the thicket of explosive need for cost-effective HDD storage capacity in a (more…)

Mtg: Renewable Energies — PV Solar Cogeneration

by @ 7:11 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays
 

WEDNESDAY February 23, 2011
OEB Power & Energy Chapter
Speaker: Ratson Morad, COO & VP of research & development, Cogenra Solar
Time: Social/Snacks/Drinks/Desert at 5:30 PM; Presentation at 6:10 PM
Cost: none
Place: EATON Cutler-Hammer, 20923 Cabot Blvd., Hayward
RSVP: Required, by email, to Henry Chan, Henry@edesignc.com
Web: www.e-grid.net/docs/1102-oeb-pes.pdf

Despite recent advances, standard photovoltaic (PV) technology only captures roughly 15-20 percent of the sunâ??s energy, allowing the remaining 80 percent to dissipate in the form of wasted heat.? Tapping (more…)

Mtg: Solid State Lighting for Industrial Locations

by @ 6:48 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Optics/Displays, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY February 17, 2011
OEB Industry Applications Chapter?
Speaker: Ken McFarland, Crouse Hinds
Time: No-host social at 5:30 PM; Presentation at 6:15 PM; Dinner at 7:15 PM; Presentation continues at 8:00 PM
Cost: Dinner is $20 for IEEE members; $25 for non-members
Place: Marie Callender’s Restaurant, The Garden Room, 2090 Diamond Blvd, Concord
RSVP: Please respond by February 11 to Gregg Boltz gboltz@brwncald.com, telephone: (925) 210-2571
Web: www.e-grid.net/docs/1102-oeb-ias.pdf

Talk Outline:
Lighting Definitions
Trends in LED Technology … (more…)

Mtg: Cruise Ship Fire – Lessons Learned

by @ 6:26 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

TUESDAY January 25, 2011
SCV Product Safety Engineering Chapter
Speaker: Thomas P. Shefchick, PE
Time: Optional dinner at 5:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none for presentation
Place: El Torito Restaurant for optional dinner; then Applied Materials, Bowers Café, 3090 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara
RSVP: not required
Web: www.e-grid.net/docs/1101-scv-pses.pdf

Mtg: Addressing System Control Complexity with Multi-Physics Modeling and Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Simulation

by @ 9:52 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

THURSDAY February 24, 2011
SCV Control Systems Chapter
Speaker: Christoph Wimmer, National Instruments
Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM; complimentary buffet lunch served at noon
Cost: none; sponsored by National Instruments and Maplesoft
Place: Sunnyvale Grand Hotel, 865 West El Camino Real, Sunnyvale
RSVP: from website
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/css

The IEEE Control Systems Society is pleased to offer this workshop about Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) simulation.? Experts from industry will discuss the theory and practice of HIL simulation and (more…)

Mtg: Adaptive Inverse Control (Part 2)

by @ 9:37 am. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

TUESDAY February 1, 2011
SCV Control Systems Chapter
Speaker: Prof. Bernard Widrow, Stanford University
Time: Networking and refreshments at 6:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Cogswell Polytechnical College, 1175 Bordeaux Drive, Sunnyvale
RSVP: from the website
Web: ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/css

Adaptive inverse control, a novel method of self-correcting system dynamics uses feed forward control to optimize plant performance.? Unlike conventional control methods, adaptive inverse control uses (more…)

Mtg: Recent Developments in Hard Disk Drive Reliability Engineering

by @ 9:14 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY March 3, 2011
SCV Reliability Chapter
Speaker: Bernhard Hiller, Ph.D., Advanced Reliability Engineering, Western Digital Corp
Time: Networking and snacks at 6:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Hewlett-Packard Building 48, Oak Room, 19111 Pruneridge Ave, Cupertino
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl

Inexpensive, reliable storage provided by hard disk drives (HDD) fuels many aspects of modern life such as the internet, mobile computing and home entertainment.? This talk will start with an educational (more…)

Mtg: Best of RAMS 2011 (Reliability and Maintainability Symposium)

by @ 9:03 am. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors
 

THURSDAY February 3, 2011
SCV Reliability Chapter
Speakers: RAMS attendees
Time: Networking and snacks at 6:30 PM; Presentation at 7:00 PM
Cost: none
Place: Hewlett-Packard Building 48, Oak Room, 19111 Pruneridge Ave, Cupertino
RSVP: not required
Web: www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/rl

The Reliability and Maintainability Symposium has a wide scope of presentations.? ? Each year, the RAMS attendees are asked to present a summary of the two or three best talks.

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