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May 29, 2015

Wearable Tech Applications for Flash Memory

by @ 4:40 pm. Filed under ALL, Semiconductors
 

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 
SCV Consumer Electronics (CE) 
Subject: Wearable Tech Applications for Flash Memory 
– wide array of shapes/sizes and serve different purposes (e.g. GoPro, Dash), new set of design requirements and constraints, how does the design thinking adapt?…
Speaker: Harsha Nagaraju, Segment Marketing Manager, Embedded Business Unit, Micron Technologies (www.micron.com)
Time: 6:30 pm: pizza & drinks; 7-8:30 pm: presentation 
Cost: Non-IEEE members – $10, IEEE members – $5, IEEE CES and IEEE Student members – Free 
Location: NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara 
RSVP: “https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ieee-consumer-electronics-society-june-23-2015-wearable-tech-applications-for-flash-memory-tickets-17192870338”

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Berkeley Symposium on Energy Efficient Electronic Systems

by @ 4:39 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

The Berkeley Symposium on Energy Efficient Electronic Systems

is convening at U.C. Berkeley on October 1 to 2, 2015. Researchers will gather to share breakthrough improvements in energy efficiency for information processing systems, with the goal for the attendees to gain an integrated perspective of the challenges and advances in this domain of technology through sessions that cover the entire food chain, from devices to systems.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 
Jeffrey Hawkins, Founder, Palm Computing 
Robert Colwell, Former Director, DARPA’s Microsystems Technology Office 

CALL FOR PAPERS Deadline: Friday, June 26, 2015. Topics include: 
– Ultra Low Voltage Nanoelectronics 
– Milli-Volt Nanomechanical Logic 
– Ultra-Low Energy Spintronics 
– Optical Chip Scale Interconnects 
– Low Voltage CMOS Circuits and Architectures 
– Energy Efficient Computing Systems 
Abstract Submission: Symposium’s website

 

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May 27, 2015

Will solar combined with storage hasten “grid defection?”

by @ 3:43 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Wednesday, June 10, 2015 
SCV PhotoVoltaic Chapter (PV) 
Subject: Will solar combined with storage hasten “grid defection?” 
– solar-generated power, forego a grid connection and cut the cord to the utility …
Speaker: Eric Wesoff, industry analyst, writer, consultant, speaker, expert witness in the renewable energy field 
Time: 6:30 pm: check in and networking 7:00 – 8:30 pm: presentation 
Cost: Free, sponsorship of refreshements welcome 
Venue: Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), G.E. Pake Auditorium, 3333 Coyote Hill Road, Palo Alto 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pv/index.html

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Tour of Stanford Central Energy Facility

by @ 2:28 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Friday June 12, 2015 
SCV Power & Engergy Society (PES) and Industry Applications Society (IAS) 
Subject: Tour of Stanford Central Energy Facility 
– new Central Energy Facility replaces the Cardinal Co-gen Plant on Stanford University campus … 
Time: 1:30 pm arrival to allow time to pay for parking and check in, tour from 2 to 4 pm; no late arrivals 
Cost: Free for IEEE members. IEEE Membership, ID, and appropriate PPE are required for the tour, no walk-ins for this tour 
Location: Stanford University, 506 Oak Road, Stanford. The tour will start at the main entrance which is located on Fremont Road. 
Event Details: http://power.ieeesiliconvalley.org/events/ 
RSVP: Pre-registration required http://power.ieeesiliconvalley.org/events/

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Adhesion and Thermo-mechanical Reliability for Emerging Device, Energy and Bio-Technologies

by @ 1:45 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Electronics Design, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 
SCV Reliability Chapter 
Subject: Adhesion and Thermo-mechanical Reliability for Emerging Device, Energy and Bio-Technologies 
-Debonding and cohesive fracture are major challenges, characterizing thin-film thermomechanical properties, emerging device technologies, integrating new multi-functional hybrid films, underlying molecular structure … 
Speaker: Prof. Reinhold H. Dauskardt, Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University 
Time: 6:00pm: Check-in, food & drinks; 6:30 to 7:30 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Qualcomm Inc, 3165 Kifer Rd, Santa Clara, in the cafeteria in B building 
Event Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/adhesion-and-thermomechanical-reliability-tickets-17148140550 
Food sponsored by ICE Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab, www.rel-test.com

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May 26, 2015

Foundations of Super-Resolution Microscopy – talk by Dr. W. Moerner, 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

by @ 1:33 pm. Filed under ALL, Photonics
 

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 
SCV Photonics Society 
Subject: Light Paves the Way to Single-Molecule Detection and Photocontrol, Foundations of Super-Resolution Microscopy 
– super-resolution microscopy beyond the diffraction limit with single molecules, and tracking of single molecules in cells continues to yield surprises … 
Speaker: Prof. William E. Moerner, 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry 
Time: 6:00pm: Networking/Light Dinner; 7:00pm: Presentation; 8:30pm: Adjourn 
Cost: $10 + $1.54 registration fee 
Location: Auditorium, Intel, Building SC-12, 3600 Juliette Lane, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/leos/

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May 22, 2015

Two Novel Approaches to Antenna Pattern Synthesis

by @ 10:10 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Signal Processing
 

Thursday, June 25, 2015 
SCV Antennas and Propagation Society (APS) 
Subject: Two Novel Approaches to Antenna Pattern Synthesis 
– matrix-based method, set of element currents for a chosen array geometry, pole-residue model for an array whose element locations (the poles) and currents (the residues) are developed from samples of the specified pattern …
Speaker: Edmund Miller, an IEEE APS Distinguished Lecturer 
Time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm, Food and beverages will be provided 
Cost: Free 
Location: Electronic Cooling Solutions (ECS), 2915 Copper Road, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-aps/upcoming-events/ 
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/june-meeting-of-the-santa-clara-valley-antennas-and-propagation-society-tickets-17107331489

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Monolithic Phased Arrays: Radio Frequency to Optical

by @ 5:57 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, June 18, 2015 
SCV Solid State Circuits Society (SSCS) 
Subject: Monolithic Phased Arrays: Radio Frequency to Optical 
– commercial products including automotive radars, high speed wireless transceivers, projection, imaging, communications, and ranging …
Speaker: Hossein Hashemi, Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California 
Time: 6:00 – 6:30 pm, Technical Talk: 6.30 – 8.00 pm 
Cost: Minimum donation requested $6.00. This donation goes to the SVEC Scholarship Fund. 
Location: Jack Gifford Event Center at Maxim Integrated Headquarters, 160 Rio Robles Building “A”, San Jose 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-sscs/ 
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monolithic-phased-arrays-radio-frequency-to-optical-tickets-16369395302

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Perpendicular magnetic anisotropy: from ultralow power spintronics to cancer therapy

by @ 5:56 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design
 

Monday, June 15, 2015 
OEB Magnetics Society 
Subject: Perpendicular magnetic anisotropy: from ultralow power spintronics to cancer therapy 
– Thin magnetic films which exhibit a magnetization easy axis, real and potential applications of PMA materials: ultralow power STT-MRAM memory devices for green computing, 3-dimensional magnetic logic structures and a novel cancer therapy …
Speaker: Prof. Russell Cowburn, University of Cambridge, UK and IEEE Magnetics Society DL 2015 
Time: 2 pm 
Cost: Free 
Venue: Berkeley
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/oeb/mag/
RSVP: to peter.fischer@ieee.org by June 13th.

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May 20, 2015

An Electrical Reliability Metric for Preventive Maintenance: Mean Time between Failure plus Finds

by @ 10:11 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt
 

Thursday, July 16, 2015 
OEB IAS 
Subject: An Electrical Reliability Metric for Preventive Maintenance: Mean Time between Failure plus Finds 
– finds are leading indicators to equipment failures, measures PM effectiveness, optimizes PM intervals…. 
Speaker: Mr. Robert Soileau, I&E Department Manager, Valero Energy Corporations Refinery, Benicia 
Time: No-host social at 5:30 pm; Presentation at 6:15pm; Dinner at 7:15 pm; Presentation continues at 8:00 pm; Adjourn by 9:00 pm.
Cost: The cost of dinner is $25 for IEEE members, $15 for student and retired members, $30 for non-members 
Location: Zio Fraedos, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill. Call 925-933-9091 if you need directions 
RSVP: michael@mkireps.com or telephone: (925) 330-6595 Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/34729

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May 19, 2015

Excitation and Detection of Magnetization Dynamics in Insulators by Spin Hall Effects

by @ 4:58 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Signal Processing
 

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 
SCV Magnetics Society 
Subject: Excitation and Detection of Magnetization Dynamics in Insulators by Spin Hall Effects 
– propagation of spin-wave modes in micro-structured YIG stripes, bilayers of YIG/Pt, spin-mixing conductance …
Speaker: M. B. Jungfleisch, Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL 
Time: 6:30 pm: check in, 6:45 pm: cookies, conversation & pizza, 7:30-9:00 pm: presentation 
Cost: Free and open to public 
Venue: Western Digital, 1710 Automation Parkway, San Jose 
Event Details: http://www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/mag/MtgSum/Meeting2015_05.html
RSVP: Reservation is not required

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IoT Data over Transport Networks Connecting NFV Cloud

by @ 3:33 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Signal Processing
 

Thursday June 18, 2015 
SCV Women in Engineering (WIE) 
Subject: IoT Data over Transport Networks Connecting NFV Cloud 
– Transporting data from various IoT devices running wireless and cellular technologies require fixed and Mobile transport networks to the Cloud … 
Speaker: Samita Chakrabarti , System Architect, IP Technology Division, Ericsson Inc. 
Time: 6 pm 
Cost: Free 
Venue: Ericsson Cafe, 200 Holger Way, San Jose 

Event Details: http://ieee-wie-scv.org/ 
RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/iot-data-over-transport-networks-connecting-nfv-cloud-tickets-16932655027

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May 14, 2015

Sensors Expo & Conference

by @ 8:37 pm. Filed under ALL, Semiconductors
 

Sensors Expo & Conference, celebrating 30 years!
Sensing Technologies Driving Tomorrow’s Solutions
June 9-11, 2015, Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA

The market for sensors and related technologies is expanding at a phenomenal rate. With the convergence of MEMS, Wireless, Wearables and the Internet of Things, the sales of sensors in the U.S. alone are expected to climb to nearly $15 billion in 2016. With this growth, the importance of education and access to the latest technologies is critical. For 30 years, Sensors Expo & Conference has established itself as the nation’s leading event focusing exclusively on sensors and sensor-integrated systems. Join us at the industry’s premier gathering to find the solutions for your present challenges while exploring sensing technologies that are driving tomorrow’s solutions.

Please visit http://www.sensorsexpo.com/ IEEE MEMBER DISCOUNT: Register with code IEEE100 for a Free Expo Pass or $100 off Gold and Main Passes

 

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LinkedIn and the Technical Manager

by @ 5:02 pm. Filed under ALL, Engineering Mgmt
 

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 
Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS) 
Subject: LinkedIn and the Technical Manager 
– powerful tool, professional career, attract potential employees … 
Speaker: Sandra A. Clark, Silicon Valley LinkedIn (www.LinkedInmentoring.com) 
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration & Informal Networking, 6:30 pm: Management Forum / Guided Networking, 7:00 pm: Dinner, 7:30 to 9 pm: After Dinner Presentation 
Cost: $10 
Location: AMD Commons Building, AMD Campus, Sunnyvale, Intersection of Stewart Drive & Santa Trinita Ave Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://www.ieee-scv-tmc.org/

RSVP: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/ieee-scvsfoeb-tems-060415-linkedin-and-the-technical-manager-tickets-17011171873?aff=es2

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May 13, 2015

Safety and Safety Standards Applied to Electric Vehicle Charging

by @ 12:14 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design, Engineering Mgmt, Signal Processing
 

Wednesday May 27, 2015 
SCV Product Safety Engineering Society (PSES) 
Subject: Safety and Safety Standards Applied to Electric Vehicle Charging 
– safety and safety standards applied to Electric Vehicle charging and people directly interfacing with the vehicles, connectors, cables, etc. that comprise the electric vehicle infrastructure … 
Speaker: Gary Eldridge, Regulatory Compliance Manager, ChargePoint Inc. 
Time: 6:30â??7:00 pm: pizza dinner; 7-8 pm: presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: SIEMIC, 779 Montague Expressway, Milpitas 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pses/

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