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January 31, 2017

Advances in Low Cost/High Reliability Lead-Free Solder Materials 

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

Thursday, February 23, 2017 
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: Advances in Low Cost/High Reliability Lead-Free Solder Materials 
– solder’s role, compositions, properties, Ag content, optimum cost/reliability, failure modes … 
Speaker: Dr. Ning-Cheng Lee, Vice President of Technology, Indium Corporation
Time: 11:30 am: Registration, networking, and refreshments; 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: $5 IEEE members, students, unemployed, $10 non-members 
Location: TI Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details and Registration: http://www.cpmt.org/scv/ 

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January 30, 2017

STT-MRAM: Spin Torque Transfer Magneto-Resistive Random Access Memory  –

by @ 6:28 pm. Filed under ALL, NanoEngineering
 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 
SFBA Nanotechnology Council 
Subject: STT-MRAM: Spin Torque Transfer Magneto-Resistive Random Access Memory 
may replace present day DRAM; faster, denser, lower power, non-volatile…

Speaker: Barry Hoberman, Chairman & CEO, Spin Transfer Technologies 
Time: 11:30 am: Registration, networking, pizza, and drinks; 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: $5 donation for lunch 
Location: Texas Instruments, Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 

Event Details: https://sfbananomarch2017.eventbrite.com

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Intel Silicon Photonics: From Research to Product

by @ 2:46 pm. Filed under ALL, Semiconductors
 

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT)
Subject: Intel Silicon Photonics: From Research to Product
– revolutionize the data center, performance benefits of optical communication and manufacturing capability of silicon CMOS to enable, 100G optical transceivers for data communications applications …
Speaker: Dr. Ling Liao, Principal Engineer, Intel’s Silicon Photonics Product Division
Time: 11:30 am: Registration, refreshments, and networking; 12:00 noon: Presentation; 1:00 pm: Adjorn
Cost: $5 IEEE members. students, unemployed, $10 non-members
Location: Texas Instruments, Santa Clara
Event Details: http://www.cpmt.org/scv/Texas Instruments, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara

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January 27, 2017

Stock Market Trading Strategies Part 2 

by @ 2:09 pm. Filed under ALL, Computers/Software
 

Wednesday, March 15th 2017 
OEB Life Members Affinity Group 
Subject: Stock Market Trading Strategies Part 2 
– update of a previous talk, 5% profit in a few days, Stocks are found by using 10+ custom trading algorithms, how to set the parameters … 
Speaker: Peter R. Paradis, Computer Scientist 
Time: 11:00 am: Registration, networking, 11:30 am: Buffet Luncheon; 12:00 pm noon to 1:00 pm: Presentation
Cost: $10.00 per person, includes lunch 
Location: Beeb’s Sports Bar & Grill, 915 Clubhouse Drive, Livermore 
Event Details: http://www.ieee4life.org/ 
Reservations are required no later than March 13, 2017, at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stock-market-trading-strategies-part-2-tickets-31462526263

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Developing Technology for Autonomous Vehicles and Electric Cars: The Next Platform 

by @ 1:48 pm. Filed under ALL, Engineering Mgmt, Semiconductors, Vehicular Technology
 

Friday, March 24, 2017 
SCV Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT), Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS), and Vehicular Technology (VT) chapters 
Subject: Developing Technology for Autonomous Vehicles and Electric Cars: The Next Platform 
– half-day Workshop: automotive environment, materials, packaging, devices, 5G, LIDAR, RADAR … 
Speakers: Professors and Researchers at Georgia Tech/NSF Packaging Research Center
Time: 12:30 pm: Registration and Networking; 1:00 to 5:30 pm: Workshop; 5:45 to 6:30 pm: Reception 
Cost: $35 IEEE members. students, unemployed, $50 non-members 
Location: TI Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details and Registration: http://www.cpmt.org/scv/ 

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January 26, 2017

Copper Pillar, ELK, and Solder: The Challenges of Assembly and Long-Term Reliability at 28nm and 16nm 

by @ 1:19 pm. Filed under ALL, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Thursday, February 9th, 2017 
SCV Reliability Society and Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technologies (CPMT) 
Subject: Copper Pillar, ELK, and Solder: The Challenges of Assembly and Long-Term Reliability at 28nm and 16nm 
– increasing use of ELK and ULK, especially at higher metal layers, has allowed for lower RC constants and better performance, come at a cost… 
Speakers: Dr. Craig Hillman of DfR Solutions, CEO 
Time: 6:00 pm: Check in, networking, refreshments 6:30 pm: Presentation; 7:30 pm: Adjourn 
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
Event Details: https://scvrelfeb2017.eventbrite.com/ 

January 25, 2017

New Immersive and Object-based Multichannel Audio Formats for Cinema, Entertainment and Cinematic VR 

by @ 4:02 pm. Filed under ALL, Signal Processing
 

Thursday, April 6, 2017 
SCV Signal Processing Society (SPS) and SCV Solid State Circuits Society(SSCS)
Subject: New Immersive and Object-based Multichannel Audio Formats for Cinema, Entertainment and Cinematic VR 
– new formats and tools for immersive audio content, support three-dimensional (with height) sound field encoding, along with optional audio object channels, virtual reality applications… 
Speaker:  Dr. Jean-Marc Jot, Senior VP, R&D, DTS, Inc. 
Time: 6:30 pm: Check-in, networking; 7:00 pm: Announcements: 7:05 pm: Presentation; 8:15 pm: Adjourn 
Cost: Free 
Location: AMD Commons Auditorium, 991 Stewart Dr., Sunnyvale 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/sps/20170406Abstract.html 

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International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS) 2017

by @ 3:35 pm. Filed under ALL, Product Safety, Reliability, Semiconductors
 

Join us for International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS) 2017, the world’s pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs in the area of microelectronics reliability. IRPS 2017 will be held on April 2-6 at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course in Monterey.
Keynote talks are:
* Reflections on the risk of human space exploration – lessons learned from past failures
* System Level Reliability Challenges with Technology Scaling
Conference topics include:
3D 2.5D / 3D / Packaging * Product Reliability * Back-End Dielectrics * Photovoltaics * Circuit Aging / Reliability * Reliability Testing * Electrostatic Discharge * Soft Errors * Failure Analysis * System Reliability * Front-End Dielectrics * Wide Band Gap * Metallization Reliability * Transistor Reliability * Memory Reliability * Transistors – Beyond CMOS * Process Integration
Plesae register at irps.org/

 

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January 23, 2017

Reliable and Secure Microgrid Solutions 

by @ 6:56 pm. Filed under ALL, Industrial Applications
 

Thursday, February 16, 2017 
OEB Industrial Applications Society (IAS) 
Subject: Reliable and Secure Microgrid Solutions 
– key feature of a microgrid is its ability during a utility grid disturbance to separate and isolate itself from the utility … 
Speaker: Sai K Raghupathula, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. 
Time: 5:30 pm: No-host social; 6:15pm: Presentation: 7:15 pm: Dinner; 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm: Presentation
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 
Event Details: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/43328 
Please make reservations by February 13 by contacting Luis Soria via email: lmsq@pge.com or telephone: (415) 793-7909

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Coss Hysteresis in Advanced Superjunction MOSFETs

by @ 3:52 pm. Filed under ALL, Electrical/Power
 

Thursday, February 23, 2017 
SFBAC Power Electronics Society (PELS) 
Subject: Coss Hysteresis in Advanced Superjunction MOSFETs 
– a deep-dive on understanding a loss mechanism in Zero Voltage Switching (ZVS) superjunction MOSFET applications that is not well understood and commonly overlooked … 
Speaker: Michael Harrison, Senior Applications Manager, Power Electronics Applications, ST Microelectronics 
Time: 6:30 pm: Dinner & Networking; 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm: Presentation 
Cost: $5 at the door 
Location: ON Semiconductor, 3001 Stender Way, Santa Clara 
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/pels/index.html 
Registration: https://goo.gl/uEI9Oq 

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January 22, 2017

Human-Robot Interaction and Whole-Body Robot Sensing

by @ 11:31 pm. Filed under ALL, Robotics and Automation, Semiconductors
 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 
SCV MEMS and Sensors and Robotics and Automation Society (RAS)
Subject: Human-Robot Interaction and Whole-Body Robot Sensing
– ability to sense surrounding objects at the robot’s whole body and utilize these data in real time, large-area flexible sensing arrays – sensitive skin covering the whole robot body … 
Speaker: Vladimir Lumelsky, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm 
Cost: Free 
Location: Qualcomm, Inc. (Building-B Cafeteria), 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara
Event Details: hhttp://sites.ieee.org/scv-mems/ 
Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara

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Bonding Technology for Hybrid Integration 

by @ 11:18 pm. Filed under ALL, Semiconductors
 

Wednesday, January 25th 2017 
SCV MEMS and Sensors 
Subject: Bonding Technology for Hybrid Integration 
– multiple ways to integrate CMOS controllers, sensors and actuators, future product development of multi-functional integration with the DBI 3D hybrid integration … 
Speaker: Dr. Guilian Gao, Invensas 
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm 
Cost: Free 
Location: Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara 
Event Details: https://goo.gl/28C5Nj 

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Breakthrough Concepts in Inventive Problem Solving 

by @ 10:30 pm. Filed under ALL, Engineering Mgmt
 

Thursday, February 2, 2017 
SCV Technology and Engineering Management Society (TEMS) 
Subject: Breakthrough Concepts in Inventive Problem Solving 
– general principles, new insights, and simple yet practical examples of the TRIZ (Theory of Inventive Problem Solving) … 
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Sheu, Professor, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan 
Time: 6:00 pm: Registration and Networking; 6:30 pm: A Management Forum and Guided Networking; 7:00 pm: Dinner; 7:30 pm: Presentation 
Cost: 
Location: AMD Commons Auditorium, 991 Stewart Dr., Sunnyvale 
Event Details: http://sites.ieee.org/scv-tems/ 

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Localizing the Epileptic Seizure Onset Zone via Directed Information Graphs 

by @ 9:55 pm. Filed under ALL, BioEngineering, Information Theory
 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 
SCV Information Theory (IT) Society and Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS)
Subject: Localizing the Epileptic Seizure Onset Zone via Directed Information Graphs 
– surgical procedure for removal of the seizure onset zone (SOZ), the area in the brain from which the seizures originate, SOZ localization algorithm … 
Speaker: Dr. Yonathan Morin, postdoctoral scholar, Wireless Systems Lab, Stanford University 
Time: 6:00 pm: registration, networking, refreshments; 6:30 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Room 202 in Packard Bldg., Stanford University
Event Details: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/its/MtgSum/Meeting2017_02.html 
Chapter Website: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/its/index.html 

 

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Eli Ben Sasson: Towards Transparent and Scalable Computational Integrity

by @ 9:52 pm. Filed under ALL, Information Theory
 

Sunday, January 29th 2017 
SCV Information Theory (IT) Society 
Subject: Eli Ben Sasson: Towards Transparent and Scalable Computational Integrity
– enhanced privacy and fungibility of Zcash relies on cutting-edge cryptography – zero knowledge proofs and zkSNARKs … 
Speaker: Eli Ben Sasson, Professor, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Zerocash co-inventor, and ZCash co-founder and scientist 
Time: 6:00 pm: registration, networking, refreshments; 6:30 pm: Presentation 
Cost: Free 
Location: Institute for the Future, 201 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto
Event Details: https://www.meetup.com/EthereumSiliconValley/events/236764000 
Society Website: http://ewh.ieee.org/r6/scv/its/index.html 
Co-sponsored with Silicon Valley Ethereum Meetup 
Food will be sponsored by Jae Kwon and Cosmos 

 

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