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October 19, 2015

Enabling Smart Robots with Low-Power Computer Vision

by @ 6:52 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, Consumer Electronics, Electronics Design, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, December 10, 2015 
Consultants’ Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV) 
Subject: Enabling Smart Robots with Low-Power Computer Vision 
– neural networks, GPU-accelerated vision and voice recognition systems, enabling massive speedups on parallel hardware, Jetson developer board… 
Speaker: Barrett Williams, Technical Marketing Manager and Robot Hacker, NVIDIA 
Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Hewlett-Packard Co., 3000 Hanover Auditorium, 3000 Hanover St., Palo Alto 
Event Details: https://californiaconsultants.org/event/enabling-smart-robots-with-low-power-computer-vision/

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Managing Distributed Energy Resources on the Grid

by @ 6:42 pm. Filed under ALL, Consumer Electronics, Electrical/Power, Green energy
 

Thursday, November 19, 2015 
OEB Industrial Applications Society (IAS) 
Subject: Managing Distributed Energy Resources on the Grid 
– critical smart inverter functions, research and development collaborations SolarCity is doing with utilities and National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) …
Time: 5:30 pm: No-host social; 6:15 pm: Presentation; 7:15 pm: Dinner; Presentation continues at 8:00 pm; Adjourn by 9:00 pm 
Cost: $25 for IEEE members, $15 for student and retired members; $30 for non-members 
Location: Zio Fraedos, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill 
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/36685
RSVP: Please make reservations by November 16 by contacting Michael Nakamura via email: michael@mkireps.com or telephone: (925) 330-6595

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October 17, 2015

Packaging Materials Market Trends, Issues and Opportunities

by @ 10:24 pm. Filed under ALL, Semiconductors
 

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: Packaging Materials Market Trends, Issues and Opportunities 
– transitions in the materials consumed in packaging, impacted the dynamics of the materials supply chain, Mobile electronics, Packaging subcontractors have emerged as key partners ..
Speaker: Dr. Dan Tracy, SEMI
Time: 11:30 am: check-in, light food, networking; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm: presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Texas Instruments (TI), Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details and registration: https://1512lcpmt.eventbrite.com

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October 15, 2015

Biomimetic Nanotechnology – Half-day (afternoon) symposium

by @ 2:16 pm. Filed under ALL, NanoEngineering
 

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 
SF Nanotechnology Council 
Subject: Biomimetic Nanotechnology – Half-day (afternoon) symposium 
– Everywhere in nature, nanoscale features enable macro-scale phenomena. How is it that geckos can cling to smooth vertical surfaces and never lose their grip? What makes butterfly wings iridescent, and how do chameleons change their hue? What keeps lily pads dry in a rainstorm? The answer is specialized nanostructures! … Speakers: Tejal Desai, UCSF: Nanostructured Interfaces for Therapeutic Delivery 
Jan Rabaey, UC Berkeley: Lessons from Brain Connectivity for Next Gen 3D NanoICs 
Hugh Olsen and Miten Jain, UC Santa Cruz: Nanopore Sequencing of DNA Comes of Age 
HH Chou, Stanford: A Chameleon-Inspired Stretchable Electronic Skin 
Time: 12:15 pm registration; 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm conference; A catered lunch will be available for attendees. 
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details and Registration: http://sites.ieee.org/sfbanano/

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Embedded micro devices: A new way to build low cost, 3D, integrated MEMS devices

by @ 1:58 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Semiconductors, Signal Processing
 

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: Embedded micro devices: A new way to build low cost, 3D, integrated MEMS devices 
– IoT, post-semiconductor manufacturing processes PSM), including packaging and printed circuit board (PCB) technologies, can be used to manufacture MEMS for sensing and actuation applications…
Speaker: Prof. Mark Bachman, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science University of California Irvine, and Chief Technical Officer, Integra Devices, LLC, Irvine 
Time: 11:30 pm: check-in, light food, networking; 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm: presentation; please arrive by 11:45 am 
Cost: $5 for IEEE members, students, and unemployed; $10 for non-IEEE members; no cost for talk-only at noon. Please register in advance so we know how much food to purchase, but pay at the door. 
Location: Texas Instruments (TI), Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details and registration: http://1511lcpmt.eventbrite.com

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October 14, 2015

IEEE 5G Silicon Valley Summit

by @ 10:12 pm. Filed under ALL, Communications, Consumer Electronics
 

Monday, November 16, 2015 
SCV Communications Society (ComSoc) 
Subject: IEEE 5G Silicon Valley Summit 
– industry leaders, innovators, and researchers from the industry and academic community to collaborate and exchange ideas… 
Keynote Speakers: Gerhard P. Fettweis, Vodafone Chair Professor; Prof. Paulraj, Stanford University 
Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, followed by reception until 7:00 pm 
Cost: Early Bird – IEEE Member: $50; Early Bird – Non IEEE Member: $75; Early Bird – Full Time Student or IEEE Life Member: $25; plus registration fees for all 
Location: Google Building SB45, 1345 Shorebird Way, Mountain View 
Event Details: http://www.comsocscv.org/

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Lightning talks on High Performance FPGAs

by @ 9:31 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Semiconductors, Signal Processing
 

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 
Women at Altera and IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) SCV
Subject: Lightning talks on High Performance FPGAs 
– Innovations in FPGA Design and Applications Topic, 8 Speakers in one hour – sounds like fun!…
Speaker: Technical speakers from Altera
Time: 4.30 pm-6:30m
Cost: Free
Location: Altera Corporation, 101 Innovation Drive, Building 3 Auditorium, Room 3171, San Jose
Event Details: https://altera-lightning-talk.eventbrite.com

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October 12, 2015

Software Reliability Best Practices

by @ 11:44 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software
 

Thursday, November 5, 2015 
SCV Reliability Society 
Subject: Software Reliability Best Practices 
– advanced look into what the new standard will discuss, applicability and use of these recommended practices to hardware reliability engineering …
Speaker: Nematollah Bidokhti, Principal Engineer, OCZ Storage Solutions
Time: 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm: check in and food; 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Presentation and Q&A 
Cost: Free; Food sponsored by ICE Labs, ISO 9001 & 17025 Reliability Test Lab. www.icenginc.com 
Location: Qualcomm, Inc., Building-B Cafeteria, 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara 
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/software-reliability-best-practices-tickets-19026902979 

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IEEE Special Citation for the Computer History Museum, Unveiling/Celebration

by @ 11:21 am. Filed under ALL
 

Thursday, October 29, 2015 
IEEE Milestone 
Subject: IEEE Special Citation for the Computer History Museum, Unveiling/Celebration 
The Santa Clara Valley Section is proud to present this Special Citation at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View at noon on the 29th. This is the first IEEE Special Citation to be awarded in the USA under the new IEEE History Staff program. All are invited to celebrate this award at the worldâ??s largest computer history museum. IEEE guests will also receive complimentary admission to the museumâ??s exhibits for the day. The IEEE and the Computer History Museum have an outstanding ongoing relationship for the preservation of our professional history. In attendance will be an IEEE President, representatives from the IEEE Computer Society, and members of the CHM Board of Directors. Several other special awards will be given. The 22-pound bronze plaque will be permanently displayed in the entry level â?? an area open to the public.
Location: Computer History Museum, 1401 N Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View 
Time: 12:00 Noon

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October 11, 2015

MEMS Standards â?? Current Status and Future

by @ 5:02 pm. Filed under ALL, Semiconductors
 

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 
SCV Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS)and Sensor Chapter, alone with Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) 
Subject: MEMS Standards â?? Current Status and Future 
– additional MEMS standards to help increase rates of adoption and future growth of MEMS technologies, interactive panel session …
Speakers: James Amano, SEMI; Lloyd Green, IEEE; Mary Ann Maher, GSA; Rich Allen, NIST 
Time: 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Networking & Pizza ($5 Donation); 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm: presentation; 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm: Break; 7:45 pm – 8:30 pm: Interactive Panel discussion 
Cost: $5 Donation for pizza 
Location: Texas Instruments (TI), Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details and registration: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-mems/meetings/
Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mems-standards-current-status-and-future-tickets-19029415494

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October 8, 2015

Sub-Sampling PLL Techniques

by @ 1:38 pm. Filed under ALL, Electronics Design, Semiconductors
 

Monday, October 19, 2015 
SCV Circuits and Systems Society (CAS) 
Subject: Sub-Sampling PLL Techniques (CICC 2015 invited review paper) 
– development of the sub-sampling PLL architecture and its applications, IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference (CICC) 2015…
Speaker: Dr. Xiang Gao, Marvell 
Time: 6:30 pm: Networking and dinner; 7:00 pm: Announcement; 7:05 to 8:15 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free – Food donation accepted: $2 for IEEE member, $5 for non-IEEE member 
Location: QualComm Santa Clara, Building B, 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara 
Event Details and registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sub-sampling-pll-techniques-tickets-18963348887

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October 7, 2015

Power in Consumer Electronics: The New Model

by @ 3:26 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 
Consultants’ Network of Silicon Valley (CNSV) 
Subject: Power in Consumer Electronics: The New Model 
– Power delivery for power engineers and curious consumers, power landscape, power integrity, signal integrity, intelligent power management, global system efficiency … 
Speaker: Brian Zahnstecher, PowerRox, LLC 
Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Hewlett-Packard Co., 3000 Hanover Auditorium, 3000 Hanover St., Palo Alto 
Event Details: https://californiaconsultants.org/event/power-in-consumer-electronics/

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October 6, 2015

UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley – Engineering Classes

by @ 10:32 am. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software, NanoEngineering, Signal Processing
 

UPCOMING CLASSES for Working Engineers
UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley – Engineering Classes
Conveniently located at 2505 Augustine Drive, Santa Clara, near the Great America Parkway / Bowers Ave exit off Hwy 101. Browse the full course listing at www.ucsc-extension.edu/engineering

Python for Programmers Starts Tuesday, November 10
C Programming, Advanced Starts Tuesday, November 10
Java Programming, Comprehensive Starts Tuesday, November 10
TCP/IP Essentials Starts Tuesday, November 10
Linux Kernel Architecture and Programming Starts Tuesday, November 10
Low-Power Design of Nano-Scale Digital Circuits Starts Tuesday, November 10
Cloud Computing, Introduction Starts Saturday, December 05
Relational Database Design and SQL Programming Starts Monday, January 11
Introduction to Machine Learning and Data Mining Starts Monday, January 11

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Power Integrity Methodology Evolution

by @ 10:25 am. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power, Electronics Design
 

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 
SCV ElectroMagnetic Compatibility (EMC) 
Subject: Power Integrity Methodology Evolution 
– new PI approach applicable for the pre-layout design, when many product parameters are not yet finalized. New noise and power induced jitter effects revealed in modern nm-devices …
Speaker: Iliya Zamek, Member of DesignCon Technical Program Committee 
Time: 5:30 pm-6:30 pm: dinner and networking; 6:30 pm-7:30 pm: presentation 
Cost: free, drinks are free, food is available at a small fee 
Location: CETECOM Inc. , 411 Dixon Landing Rd. Milpitas 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/emc/

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October 3, 2015

Usages of the Tracking Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope (TSLO)

by @ 9:18 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering
 

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 
SCV Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) 
Subject: Usages of the Tracking Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope (TSLO) 
– eye as an ever moving object, images the retina while simultaneously providing a high-fidelity eye motion trace, actively steer an imaging beam to stay on target … 
Speaker: Christy K. Sheehy, PhD candidate in the Vision Science Graduate Group, University of California, Berkeley. 
Time: 7:30 to 8:30 pm 
Optional dinner: Stanford Hospital cafeteria, 6:15 pm (no host, no reservations) 
Cost: Free 
Event Details: http://www.ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/embs 
Location: Stanford University Medical School, Room M-114

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