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The Office of Extended Studies of the College of Engineering at San Jose State University is searching for qualified part-time lecturers for both off- and on-campus degree programs. Applicants are needed in ten departments, in particular the MS Programs of Software Engineering and General Engineering. See SJSU.
Power and lighting management; medium voltage power system design; lead-acid batteries, Arc Flash calculations, and MV controls and drives.
Saturday February 23, 2019, 2019 Engineers Week Banquet, San Jose
March 6-7, 2019, ISQED 2019, Santa Clara
April 5, 2019, 3rd ASSIC2019 (Automotive Semiconductor Safety Innovation Conference 2019), Santa Clara
May 6-8, 2019, ISPCE 2019, San Jose
June 11-13, 2019, WITI Summit, San Jose
SOFTWARE SALES AND EDUCATION
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* ANSYS software products
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High and Low Frequency Electromagnetics Simulations and Testing in anechoic chambers, 5G solutions, Thermal, Thermal-Stress, FEA, CFD, Solder Joint Reliability, Electromigration, Electronics Cooling, Design Optimization, Cloud Computing, and more. For more information call 408-732-4665 or visit ozeninc.com.
QUALITY ENGINEERING SYMPOSIUM
To learn the latest trends in electronic design & automation and semiconductor technologies, attend the
20th International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED 2019).
* Security Keynote: Adversarial attacks
ISQED 2019 will be held on March 6-7, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara. For more information, see ISQED 2019. Quality spoken here.
ADVANCE YOUR CAREER WITH ADDITIONAL EDUCATION
MEAD Education: Advanced Engineering Courses 2019.
The course covers all relevant aspects in an intensive manner. The material is updated every time the course is offered, to keep it current.
Northeastern University offers the MS in Information Systems program with Blockchain Technology Specialization. It offers the opportunity to take a socio-technical approach to software engineering, while also investing in major career growth opportunities in one of the technology industry's newest and most compelling innovations. This represents a new area on how complex systems of networks of mediated businesses and entities will be designed and built. Click here to learn more.
Northeastern University * 6024 Silver Creek Valley Road, San Jose * northeastern.edu/siliconvalley
Engineering with a Mission
The Santa Clara University Graduate Engineering program offers:
* MS degree in Power Systems and Sustainable Energy.
Students interested in the MS degree must satisfy the standard admissions criteria, an undergraduate degree in a field of engineering (physics degrees will also be considered), GRE scores and (for international students) demonstrated proficiency in English. Both TOEFL and IELTS scores are acceptable for this purpose.
To obtain more information, please contact Stacey Tinker at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 408-554-4313. Mention this ad and your application fee will be waived.
Attend the Electrical Engineering POWER SYSTEMS One-Day Seminar and you will receive an education in lighting, medium voltage, lead-acid batteries, Arc Flash calculations, and MV controls and drives.
* Designing Secure Systems for Power and Lighting Management
* Medium Voltage Power System Design
This one-day seminar will be held on February 22 in Pleasanton. Please register HERE.
DIVERSITY IN THE WORKFORCE - LIVING STORIES
Each one of us looks at the same situation from a different perspective. A diverse workforce with an opportunity to voice their opinions and insights will allow for more opportunities to think outside the box to dream up new products, enhance a product's features, or identify a problem which is obvious to one person, but invisible to a homogeneous workforce. See this movie trailer which offers some highlights of contributions made by minorities, in addition to the Hidden Figures. See A Place at the Table
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Successful wafer fab mgr, fabless program mgr, technical & process engineering mgr, technical sales & customer relations, SBIR reviewer, start-up experience, seeking challenges in consulting, management, & engineering, Glenn Friedman
Materials Chemist/Engineer with deep experience in Academic and Industrial Materials R&D with over 5 years experience. Familiar with material characterization equipment such as SEM, TGA, FTIR, PXRD, etc. Expertise in synthesis of Metal-Organic Framework. Failure analysis on QFN, QFP. Looking for opportunities in process engineering, semiconductor manufacturing, chemical engineering, failure analysis. Benny Hsieh
Hardware Design Engineer with 6 yrs experience in embedded systems, ASIC design and sensor/semiconductor microfabrication. Experienced in product design flow in multiple domains: digital logic, MEMS, microfluidics; seeking R&D/engineering position Vidhya Balaji
Process development, manufacturing, or supply chain management in the semiconductor industry (at SME or IDM) or adjacent / similar industry. Lary James
Mechanical Engineer with almost 2 years of Rapid Prototyping, Engineering Documentation (GD&T), and Device Development at a medical device / nanotechnology startup (Nano Precision Medical); seeking Entry Level Engineering Position (Mechanical, NPI, Automation, Process Development, Manufacturing). John Tatka
Available immediately, a people-oriented, Engineering Director/Silicon Architect with over 30 tapeouts of IC Design experience that have shipped over a Billion units. Complete product lifecycle, from initial conception through design, verification, fabrication & testing. rafaelbetancourt.com; Rafael J. Betancourt; email@example.com
Masters in both chemical engineering and materials engineering with specialty in polymer chemistry. Over 5 years laboratory experience in materials synthesis, characterization, formulation, and coating. Seeking Materials/Chemical/Polymer Engineer opportunities. Bo Yuan
Scientist expert in nanomaterials synthesis and characterization; active materials (printable electrocatalysts and colloidal nanoparticles) for electrochemical devices; biosensors for biomedical systems; analytical methods for process and product characterization. Experience working in start-up environment and familiar with regulatory requirements. Seeking opportunities in Research/Engineering. Elaheh Farjami, PhD
Over 5 yrs experience in design/processing of biomaterials and handling of mammalian stem cells. Expert in biochemical assay/optical characterization; seeking research/engineering position. Dr. Varshini Vishwanath
Data-driven, result-oriented Product Marketing Manager with expertise in technical marketing (sensors, scientific instrumentation), strong scientific background and customer-oriented service support is ready to re-enter the workforce, Nataliya Starostina
Materials scientist with 15+ years experience in the commercialization of nanomaterials; experience includes materials synthesis, characterization, formulation, and coating; Seeking opportunities in R&D, and/or management. Roland Lee, PhD
Experienced materials scientist with expertise in device processing, micro-fabrication techniques, materials characterization and device applications of nanomaterials; carbon based nanomaterials and their hybrid systems; seeking R&D and materials engineering position in any location, Vasuda Bhatia, PhD
Expert in thin film and materials development, device fabrication, with rich experiences on product launch and transfer. Seeking R&D or product related position, Dr. Xiaofeng Yao Harman
Principle Structure Analysis Engineer, Dr. Rachel A. Zhao, with 15+ year experience finite element analysis with strong mechanics research and teaching experience in nonlinear static and dynamic analysis including impact, vibration and fatigue analysis for vehicles, spacecraft, electronics packages, PCB, solder joints etc.
Developer & Cloud DevOPS w/ 11 years Unix/Linux, 6 years Colloidal & Surface Chemistry, developing prototype MESH drone swam for pollution/bacteria & virus monitoring, Joschka-Joseph Anderso, firstname.lastname@example.org
Can help on modern cybersecurity, virtualized networking/information fabric slices and 5g along with smart utilization of AI/ML technologies: Director/cto level engineering architect and development exec with 25+ yrs of expertise. TK Lala, email@example.com
IC packaging technologist with 30 years of package process development and product line management experience. Knowledge of packaging process design rules, package architecture, pricing and supply chain. Looking for consulting, or full time position in package development or business development. Hamid Eslampour; firstname.lastname@example.org
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Northeastern University, Silicon Valley
MS in Information Systems program with Blockchain Technology Specialization: socio-technical approach to software engineering. See ad below left.
Santa Clara University Graduate Engineering
SOFTWARE SALES AND EDUCATION
Ozen Engineering ANSYS software sales, support, training, and consulting. See ad below left.
IEEE SENIOR MEMBER ELEVATION in SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Senior member elevation meeting to take place on April 8th, 6 pm, at Silicon Valley Polytechnic Institute, 1762 Technology Drive #228, San Jose. Bring three hard copes of your resume, and we will provide IEEE members to review your status and become your references for your senior upgrade. The meeting will take place between 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Refreshments will be provided at this free event.
Enjoy the perks of being a Senior in Santa Clara County! For more information, please see ieee-senior-member. Register with Kris Verma, who can be reached at email@example.com.
Santa Clara Valley Section
Blockchain Group Be part of the new Blockchain Group, the latest disruptive technology many are talking about. If interested, please notify Ramesh Ramadoss at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2/18, 5:00 pm, EPICS, Local EPICS in IEEE event, San Jose State University, Student Union Building, One Washington Square, San Jose, http://www.sjsu.edu/epics/
2/19, 11:30 am, SFBA NANO, Nanotechnology for Imaging and Radiation Therapy , Varian Medical Systems Cafe, 3130 Hansen Way, Palo Alto
2/20, 7:30 pm, SCV EMBS, Real-time Biosensors for Continuous Measurements of Specific Biomolecules in Live Animals, Room M-114 of the Alway Bldg., Stanford University School of Medicine
2/20, 6:00 pm, SCV MTT, Terahertz Technology and its Applications, National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Dr., Santa Clara
2/20, 6:30 pm, SCV MEMS, Sensors/RF Digitization for IoT-Applications Using All-Digital-Very-Scalable-ADC TAD, Texas Instruments Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Dr., Santa Clara
2/21, 6:30 pm, SCV CES, Consumer Electronics/IoT Device Security, NVIDIA, 2800 Scott Blvd., Building E, Santa Clara
2/21-22, SFBA EPS EDS PHOT, IEEE Heterogeneous Integration Roadmap Symposium (HIRS), SEMI, 673 S Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas
2/22, 6:00 pm, SCV CAS, SSCS, MTT, and MEMS, Reflections on High-Performance Fractional-N Frequency Synthesis, Texas Instruments, Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Blvd., Santa Clara
2/26, 6:30 pm, SCV MAG, Magnetic Particle Imaging Emerges into Preclinical Research: Hardware, Nanoparticles, and Animal Models, Western Digital, 1710 Automation Pkwy, San Jose
2/28, 6:00 pm, SCV PSES, Design for Safety of New Generation of Consumer Electronic Products' Battery Systems, Exponent, 149 Commonwealth Drive, Menlo Park
2/28, 6:00 pm, SCV CASS, SSCS, PELS Energizing and Powering Microsystems, Texas Instruments, Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Blvd., Santa Clara
3/5, 6:00 pm, SCV EDS, Spintronics-Perspectives and Challenges, Texas Instruments, Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Blvd., Santa Clara
3/7, 6:00 pm, SFBA TEMS, Managing Frugal Innovation, National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Drive, Santa Clara
3/12, 5:30 pm, SCV EMC, Automated Design Rule Check for EMC Design, 7layers, 1293 Anvilwood Ave, Sunnyvale
3/12, 7:00 pm. SCV CNSV, Is a Secure Cloud the Impossible Dream?, SEMI World Hdqtrs, 673 South Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas
3/13, 11:30 pm, SFBA EPS, Visualizing the Packaging Roadmap, SEMI World Hdqtrs, 673 South Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas
3/13, 6:30 pm, SCV ComSoc, Toward Digital Cities: Perspectives from CIOs of Silicon Valley, Texas Instruments, Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Blvd., Santa Clara
4/4, 6:00 pm, SFBA TEMS, Part 2: The 60 Minute Harvard MBA for Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs , National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Drive, Santa Clara
4/10, 11:30 am, SFBA EPS, High Density D2W DBI Hybrid Bonding for 2.5D/3D Applications, SEMI World Hdqtrs, 673 South Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas
4/10, 6:30 pm, SCV ComSoc, Digital Predistortion of Broadband Amplifiers for Cable Access, Texas Instruments, Building E Conference Center, 2900 Semiconductor Blvd., Santa Clara
5/2, 6:00 pm SFBA TEMS, The Director Coach: An Approach to Filling the Younger CEO's "Training Gap", National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Drive, Santa Clara
6/6, 6:00 pm SFBA TEMS, How to Save a Program or Project that is Failing and Make a Good One the Best It Can Be, National Instruments, 4600 Patrick Henry Drive, Santa Clara
6/13, 6:00 pm, SCV HIST, Challenger Shuttle Disaster: Recovery of Data From Damaged Tapes, KeyPoint Credit Union
2805 Bowers Ave (just off Central Expressway), Santa Clara
Oakland East Bay Section
2/21, 5:30 pm, OEB IAS, Enabling Electrical Safety with Prevention Through Design (PtD), Considering IEEE 1584, NFPA 70E & More in System Design, Zio Fraedo's, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill
Prevention through Design philosophy can create a safer environment for workers that need to work near potentially hazardous electrical energy. $15 - $30.
3/21, 5:30 pm, OEB IAS, Current Limiting Arc Flash Quenching System for Improved Incident Energy Reduction, Zio Fraedo's
611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill
5/16, 5:30 pm, OEB IAS, Application Considerations for the New IEEE 1584-2018 Arc-Flash Model, Zio Fraedo's, 611 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill
San Francisco Section
2/20, 11:45 am, SF PES, Using Mobile Atmospheric Profiling Systems to Monitor and Study Extreme Wildfire and Fire Weather in Utility Operations, 505 Van Ness Avenue, Courtyard Room, San Francisco
Fire-induced winds can be up to 3 to 4 times greater than the ambient wind typicallyused for fire model initiation. Free.
2/22, 8:00 am SF IAS, Electrical Engineering POWER SYSTEMS One-Day Seminar, 7050 Johnson Dr, Pleasanton
VOLUNTEER AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
The Tech Museum of Innovation encourages prospective engineers by presenting a "challenge" to teams of students in Grades 4-12 to use the engineering design process to solve a real-world problem. Their challenge: Design and build a hovercraft that can navigate different terrains. Judges are needed on March 30 and 31 to interview the teams, review their lab notebooks and evaluate the performance of the devices. For more information, see thetech.org/thetechchallenge.
Are you interested in positively impacting the next generation of Female Engineers and Computer Scientists? Register to be a Mentor at the Bay Area Speed Mentoring Dinner for Female Engineers and Computer Scientists.You will enjoy a night of great networking, amazing keynote speakers, a free LinkedIn photo and a free delicious three course dinner!! Please also kindly encourage aspiring female engineers and computer scientists to register and attend. This year's theme is WALK STRONG & KNOW YOU BELONG! This event is organized and hosted by Ohlone College Professor of Engineering- Rose-margaret Ekeng-Itua. Register via this link Speed Mentoring Dinner
SCV Electronics Packaging Society is looking for Sponsors for STEM Internships for this Summer
These summer internships are to increase interest in STEM careers by providing students with the opportunity to work side-by-side with engineers or technicians in a company and apply what they've learned from the Engineering Design Pathway course(s) they've completed. Rotary is looking for companies to either help fund the program overall, or to fund interns to work on-site with your engineers. Submittal Date: no later than Friday, March 8, 2019. Further information: cpmt.org/scv
Science fair judges and sponsorship of prizes needed Science Fairs provide an opportunity for students from middle schools and high schools to show their projects and hear comments from professionals like you. Give the gift of your time and experience to any or all three science fairs: Santa Cruz (Saturday, March 2, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm), San Mateo (Sunday, March 3, 10:00 am to 2:30 pm), and Santa Clara (Thursday, March 14, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm). Contact Charlie Neuhauser at (408) 245-0085 (W) or Cneuhauser@Earthlink.net.
Partner with science teachers of K-8 students - topsofscv.org
School Science Presenters Wanted for AVS Science in Action - email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org!
Have you ever thought about teaching? Learn more and Apply for the EnCorps Fellowship for STEM Professionals - encorps.org
Project Open NanoCarbon - Monthly meetups/opensci journal club to research, build and deploy open hardware to rapidly solidify gigatonnes of carbon from atmospheric CO2.
Advise & mentor underrepresented young adult entrepreneurs. Flexible time commitment. Business and technology experienced professionals browse details, and apply to join at skysthelimit.org
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