2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting Special Session on: Signal processing and analytics in managing perceptual and data quality in video applications Sean T. McCarthy, Ph.D. Fellow, ARRIS Group AND Roland A. Saville, Technical Leader, Cisco Systems Dec. 10, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm   Presentation 1: “Perception meets quantitative signal processing in next-generation television”  Sean T. McCarthy, Ph.D. Fellow, ARRIS […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting Machine Learning and Signal processing Methods in Live Business Intelligence Operations Speakers: Dr. Choudur K. Lakshminarayan Principal research Scientist in HP Oct. 15, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract As the ability to collect data from sensors in industrial applications is increasing at a fast rate, there is a need for algorithms to […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting Applying Engineering Methods to Cancer Radiation Therapy Speakers:  Dr. Sani Nassif June 11, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract Radiation therapy is a method by which energetic particles are used to destroy Cancerous cells. This is a well established field currently staffed by Oncologists and Medical Physicists. This talk is about the path the author […]

2015
“Leadership Improv” May 21
May 5, 2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting Leadership Improv Speakers:  Mr. Glenn Stephens and Ms. Leslie Martinich May 21, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract: Do you want your boss to have better leadership skills?  Come join us (and bring your boss if you like) for a free Leadership Improv class!  Borrowing techniques from the world of improv comedy and […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting A method to Test Audio/Video Delay in Adaptive Bitrate Networks Speakers:  Mr. Pierre Costa April 23, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract: The way in which video programming is delivered to users has changed dramatically in the last several years. Live Broadcast and Sports, which were traditionally linear video transmissions to TV’s in […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting An Insiders View of the 1960’s Space Program Speakers:  Mr. Dennis P. O’Connor, PE March 19, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract: In 1961, President John F. Kennedy began a dramatic expansion of the U.S. space program and committed the nation to the ambitious goal of landing a man on the moon by […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting (joint meeting with I&M) Wind Energy and Wind Turbines Speakers: Dr. Vaughn Nelson, West Texas A&M University March 16, 2015, 6:00–7:30 pm Abstract: The modern wind industry began in the late 70’s as one response to the oil crisis of 1973. From the small wind turbines of up to 100 kW […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting Carrier-Grade Networks toward the Future – NGN and Its Issues Speakers: Koichi Asatani IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Fellow, IEICE Fellow Lecture Professor, Nankai University, Tianjin, China Professor Emeritus, Kogakuin University, Tokyo, Japan Feb. 23, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract: Carrier-grade networks for the future are being developed as Next Generation Networks (NGN). The NGN […]

2015

IEEE Austin COMSOC/SP Meeting Are you prepared to think about the world as an Internet of Things? Speakers: Fawzi Behmann  President, TelNet Management Consulting, Inc. Feb. 16, 2015, 6:00–8:00 pm Abstract: The Internet of Things, while still largely unknown amongst the general public, is expected to make a big impact in 2015. Estimates indicate that the […]