Chapter IV Trident

Chapter IV

SOCIETIES:

Antennas & Propagation Society (AP03)

Electron Devices Society (ED15)

Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT17)

Photonics Society (PHO36)

OFFICERS:

Becky Peterson Chair
Anthony Grbic Vice Chair of Technical Activities (APS)
Somin Eunice Lee Vice Chair of Technical Activities (PHOS)
Najme Ebrahimiseraji Vice Chair of Technical Activities (MTTS)
Fan-Hsuan Meng Vice Chair of Technical Activities (EDS)
Xiuzhang Cai Treasurer
Navid Barani Lonbani Secretary

 

MISSION:

Our mission is to provide opportunities for technical exchange and networking among local professionals for enhancing their careers.

If you’d like to learn more about the Trident Chapter or get involved, please contact the Chair at becky.peterson@ieee.org.

 

IEEE Southeastern Michigan Section events are listed at:  https://r4.ieee.org/sem/sem-calendar/

 

2019 EVENTS:

Dr. Victor Veliadis, Professor, Deputy Executive Director and CTO of Power America, IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecturer, North Carolina State University, “Accelerating commercialization of SiC power electronics,” Thursday, June 20th, 2019. Seminar is at 4:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1005 DOW Building.

Dr. Nuno Borges Carvalho, Professor, IEEE MTT-S Distinguished Microwave Lecturer, University of Aveiro, “Energy efficient future wireless communications,” Monday, June 10th, 2019. Seminar is at 4:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1005 EECS Building.

Dr. Wenjuan Zhu, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, “Nanoscale devices based on two-dimensional materials and ferroelectric materials,” Thursday, May 30th, 2019. Seminar is at 2:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1003 EECS Building.

Dr. Ho-Jin Song, Associate Professor, IEEE Distinguished Microwave Lecturer for MTT-S, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), “Terahertz communications at 300 GHz: devices, packages and system,” Monday, April 8th, 2019. Seminar is at 4:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1005 EECS Building.

Dr. John S. Ho, Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore, “Wireless bioelectronic technologies, therapies, and diagnostics,” Monday, February 4th, 2019. Seminar is at 4:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1017 H. H. Dow Building.

 

Past 2018 EVENTS:

Dr. Stefano Maci, Professor, University of Siena, Italy, “Gradient Metasurface for Surface Wave control”, Wednesday, December 5th, 2018. Seminar is at 10:30am. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 3427 EECS Building.

Dr. Steve Durbin, Professor, Western Michigan University, “Exploiting Disorder in Ternary Heterovalent Semiconductors to Tune Across the Visible Spectrum,” Friday November 9th, 2018. Seminar is at 2:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1500 EECS Building.

Dr. Dimitrios Sounas, Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, “Magnetless nonreciprocal devices based on time modulation and nonlinearities”, Thursday, November 1st, 2018. Seminar is at 5:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1012 EECS Building.

Dr. Jeehwan Kim, Associate Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, “Material challenges and opportunities in next generation electronics: from non-silicon electronics to artificial neural networks”, Tuesday, October 9, 2018. Seminar is at 4:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room G906 Mortimer E Cooley Building.

Dr. Silvio Hrabar, Professor, University of Zagreb, Croatia, “Ten Positive Years of Electromagnetic Structures with Negative Elements”, Friday, September 21, 2018. Seminar is at 9:00 am. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 3427 EECS Building.

Dr. Zvonimir Sipus, Professor, University of Zagreb, Croatia, “Analysis and Design of Curved Metasurface Structures”, Thursday, September 20, 2018. Seminar is at 4:00 pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1012 EECS Building.

Dr. Mario Junior Mencagli, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Pennsylvania, “Molding Surface Waves with Metasurfaces”, Thursday, July 26, 2018. Seminar is at 2:00 pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1200 EECS Building.

Dr. Mona Ebrish, Advisory Research Scientist at IBM Research, IBM Research, “Capacitive Sensing with Graphene”, Monday, June 11, 2018. Seminar is at 3:30pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1500 EECS Building.

Mr. Jordan Budhu, Ph.D Candidate, University of California, Los Angeles, “Next Generation Spaceborne Wind Scatterometer and CubeSat Antennas: Lightweight 3D Printed Inhomogeneous Lens Antennas and Dual Reflectarray Antennas”, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Seminar is at 9:00 am. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1005 EECS Building.

Dr. Dan Wasserman, Associate Professor, IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer, University of Texas at Austin, Microelectronics Research Center, “The Mid-Infrared as an Optical Playground,” Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Seminar is at 4:00 pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1500 EECS Building.

 

Past 2017 EVENTS:

Ms. Elena della Valle, Sapienza, University of Rom, Italy, “Nanomedicine Applications Mediated by Electromagnetic Fields,” on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. Seminar is at 5:00 pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1500 EECS Building.

Dr. Jian-Ming Jin, Y. T. Lo Chair, Professor University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, “Multiphysics Modeling in Computational Electromagnetics: Technical Challenges and Potential Solutions,” on Friday, October 20, 2017. Seminar is at 4:00 pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1303 EECS Building.

Dr. Soumyajit Mandal, Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University, “A Fresh Look at Array Receivers: Space-time Sigma-Delta Multiport Circuits,” on Monday May 22, 2017. Seminar is at 4:30pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1005 EECS Building.

Dr. Yahya Rahmat-Samii, Northrop Grumman Chair and Distinguished Professor at University of California at Los Angeles, “Novelties of Reflectarray Antennas: Legitimate Children of Reflector and Array Antennas,” on Thursday May 4, 2017. Seminar is at 3:00pm. Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor, Room 1005 EECS Building.

 

Past 2016 EVENTS:

Dr. Reza Azadegan, Advance Development group at Laird Connected Vehicles Systems. Tuesday, November 30, 2016. Lecture is part of the IEEE Southeastern Michigan Section Fall Conference, Troy Community Center, Troy, Michigan. [Additional Information and Registration]

Dr. Naoki Shinohara, IEEE MTT Society Distinguished Lecturer and Professor at Kyoto University, Japan, “Wireless Power Transfer via Radiowaves” on Monday, October 17, 2016.   Dinner and refreshments at 5:30 pm, presentation at 6:00 pm.  Meeting location is at Embassy Suites Livonia-Novi.  Meeting sponsor: ANSYS. [Additional Information and Registration]

Dr. Walid Ali-Ahmad, “RF Front-Ends and Transceiver Systems Design Overview for Multi-Band Carrier Aggregation based 4G User Equipment” on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.   Pizza and refreshments at 5:30 pm, presentation at 6:00 pm.  Meeting location is at University of Michigan North Campus, Ann Arbor.  Room 1500, EECS Building. [Additional Information and Registration, Parking]

Dr. Kate Remley, IEEE EMC Society Distinguished Lecturer and leader of the Metrology for Wireless Systems Group at NIST, “An Introduction to Free-Field Measurements of Wireless Devices in Reverberation Chambers: A general overview of wireless tests in RCs” on Thursday, July 21, 2016.   Pizza and refreshments at 5:30 pm, presentation at 6:00 pm.  Meeting location is at Bosch, 15000 Haggerty Way, Plymouth, MI.  Talk is arranged by IEEE Southeastern Michigan Chapters IV and VIII. Pizza Sponsor: Rohde & Schwarz. [Additional Information and Registration, Flyer]

Dr. José C. Pedro, IEEE MTT-S Distinguished Lecturer and Professor of University of Aveiro, “The Wonderful World of Nonlinearity: Modeling and Characterization of RF and Microwave Circuits” on Monday, April 4, 2016. Talk at 5:30 pm, Room 1005 EECS Bldg, North Campus, University of Michigan, 1301 Beal Ave, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109. Talk is part of the Trident Chapter Speaker Series. [Additional Information and Registration]

Dr. Di Ma, Associate Professor in the Computer and Information Science Department at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, “Cybersecurity of Automated Vehicle Platooning” on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. Lecture is part of the IEEE Southeastern Michigan Section Spring Conference, Burton Manor, Livonia, Michigan. [Additional Information and Registration]

Dr. Christopher L. Soles, Leader, Functional Polymers Group, National Institute of Standards and Technology, “Watching the Ink Dry: In-situ Measurements to Monitor Film Formation and Function from Organic Semiconducting Inks” on Thursday, January 14, 2016. Talk at 5:00 pm, Room 1200 EECS Bldg, North Campus, University of Michigan, 1301 Beal Ave, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109. Talk is part of the Trident Chapter Speaker Series. [Additional Information]

 

List of events prior to 2016

 

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