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PROFESSIONAL WEBINARS, CONFERENCES, AND EVENTS
ESDA—Understanding Export Regulations Affecting the Electronic System Design Ecosystem | Webinar | September 15, 2021 The world of export compliance is increasingly complex and perplexing. Expert Larry Disenhof, ESD Alliance Export Committee Chair and Group Director of the Cadence Export Compliance and Government Relations gives you his perspective, invaluable insights, and suggestions to navigate export regulations.
September 21-23, 2021, Sensors Converge, San Jose & Streaming Globally
Strategic Materials Conference—SMC | Live Event in San Jose | September 27-29, 2021 | Early Bird ends Sept 13, 2021.
October 10-14, 2021, Save the date for the 13th Annual IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition (ECCE), which will be held online as a fully virtual conference.
MEMS & Sensors Executive Congress—MSEC | Live Event in San Diego | October 11-13, 2021
October 10-14, 2021 Join us for the 56th IEEE IAS Annual Meeting and Technical Conference, which will be fully virtual. Learn about the future trends in applications of electrical technology, standards, industrial and commercial power systems, data centers, process controls, automation, electrostatics, and more. Valuable tutorials also taught. After the event date, registrants can revisit the conference contents via the on-demand feature for another 30 days.
Austin Golf Classic | Falconhead Golf Course, Austin, TX | October 20, 2021
Silicon Valley Forum | A Semiconductor Outlook—Emerging Markets & Technologies Driving Significant Investment Globally | Milpitas, CA | October 22, 2021
International Trade Partners Conference—ITPC | Live Event in Oahu, HI | October 31–November 3, 2021 | Early Bird ends Sept 17, 2021.
Pacific Northwest Forum | The Road Forward—A Look at the Technology and Emerging Trends Affecting Growth | Live Event in Beaverton, OR | November 5, 2021
December 5-9, 2021, 58th Design Automation Conference (DAC), San Francisco
SEMICON West | San Francisco and Virtual - Hybrid Event | December 7-9, 2021
April 2022, 23rd International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED'22), Virtual
IEEE CHAPTER AND SOCIETY EVENTS
Santa Clara Valley Section
9/16, 11:00 am, SFBAC PELS SCV MAG, Modeling Transformer Winding Behavior of Multi Output Power Supplies using Mutual Impedance Effects, Virtual Event
An equivalent circuit for transformers; both magnetic coupling effects and winding losses; performance of a simulated phase-shifted bridge converter with two independent loads is compared to hardware results.
9/16, 12:00 pm, SFBA EPS SUST, Sustainable Electronics – From Dumped e-Waste to a Circular Economy: What is Needed?, WebEx
9/16, 12:00 pm, SCV REL, Evaluation of Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) Plastics in Consumer Electronics Systems, WebEx
9/16, 5:30 pm, SCV SPS, Forum on Autonomous Driving Systems, Virtual Event
9/21, 11:30 am, SFBA NANO, Solid-State Batteries: Nanoscale Probing at the Electrode Interface, Virtual Event
9/21, 6:00 pm, SCV CS, A Discussion of Approaches to Quantum-Resistant Cryptography, WebEx
9/30, 12:00 am, SFBA EPS, Ultrafast Time Domain Cryogenic CMOS Device Characterization Platform for Quantum Computing Applications, WebEx
10/7, 12:00 pm, SFBA EPS, Integration of an Optoelectronic, Flexible Neural Stimulator for Implantable Retinal Prosthesis, WebEx
10/12, 6:00 pm, SCV CS, AI for HPC: Experiences and Opportunities, WebEx
10/13, 4:00 pm, SCV SUST, Circular Plastics and their Implications for the Environment, Virtual Event
10/14, 12:00 pm, SFBA EPS, Adding Stretchability to Flexible Hybrid Electronics by using Metal Gel Interconnects, WebEx
10/21, 12:00 pm, SFBA EPS, Advanced Packaging for Silicon Photonics Based Modules and Applications, WebEx
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9/16, 6:00 pm, OEB YP, Happy Hour Mixer, Drake's Dealership, 2325 Broadway, Oakland
Happy Hour Mixer for students and Alumni of St. Mary's and Cal State East Bay. Entrepreneurship: Engineering, Business/ Marketing, Public Relations, Creative Arts/ Design, Community and many more. Scavenger hunt icebreaker. $5
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CALL FOR PAPERS
Papers due on October 15, 2021 for the 23rd International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED'22), which will be held virtually in April 2022. Papers are accepted in the areas of manufacturing, design and EDA. Work-in-Progress (WIP) papers, and special session proposals are also accepted.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference—ASMC | Live Event | CFA Deadline: Oct 22, 2021.
DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION
September 21-23, 2021, Sensors Converge, San Jose & Streaming Globally
Covering the biggest design engineering trends: From sensors and chips to the cloud, Sensors Converge covers the technologies and applications driving innovation today. 100+ dynamic educational sessions and panels across 10 all-new tracks; COVID-19 Innovations, Embedded Systems, Energy Harvesting & Power Management, and more.
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Sonoma State University, located in the North Bay Area, is now offering a hybrid Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering. The 32-unit MS ECE program is designed for professionals holding bachelor's degrees in diverse areas of engineering and sciences.
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Students in this two-year program learn about the basics of the power grid, the technical challenges of a grid with high penetration of renewable energies, the existing policy, and the pricing of the grid, while also learning the rudiments of project management—a necessary tool in this field. Topics of study include:
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