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Utility Scale Solar Generation at Colorado Springs Utilities - Pikes Peak Section on 15-May-2024

Pike Solar is the largest solar facility in the Coloado Springs Utilities electric system, consisting of 400,000 photovoltaic panels. Through our Power Purchase Agreement with Juwi, we are able to use [...]

Abstract:  The built environment has a data problem. The buildings, cities, water treatment plants, and other human-made systems produce more data now than ever before, opening new possibilities of using [...]

Abstract: Cyber-physical systems (CPS), such as robots and self-driving cars, demand rigorous scheduling to prevent failure, where every millisecond of processing time can be critical. These systems often rely on [...]

Although unique potentials of terahertz waves for chemical identification, material characterization, biological sensing, and medical imaging have been recognized for quite a while, the relatively poor performance, higher costs, and [...]

Unleash Your Potential: AI-driven Productivity & Workflow Strategies - Pikes Peak Section on 25-April-2024

  Real-world examples of examples and demos in using AI-assisted tools are introduced to increase your productivity.  These tools include actual use of these AI-assisted tools during education week to [...]

Enhancing STEM Education through AI-Assisted Tutoring - Pikes Peak Section on 09-May-2024

AI-Assisted Tutoring represents a transformative approach to education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. This innovative educational model integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to create personalized learning experiences, [...]

Revolutionize Electronic Design Automation (EDA) with AI: Unlocking the Power of Generative Adversarial Networks in High-Speed Receiver Modeling - Pikes Peak Section on 18-April-2024

Join us for an exciting virtual event on "AI for Electronic Design Automation," where we will delve into the revolutionary applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the field [...]

A Call to Action: Uniting Tech Innovators, Policy Leaders & Businesses to Safeguard Digital Privacy - Pikes Peak Section on 17-April-2024

The presentation discusses the challenges in achieving digital privacy and the important role of technologists and policymakers while encouraging engagement from individuals and businesses. When talking about the complexity and [...]

Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management: Harnessing the Power of AI and Machine Learning in Cloud-based ERP Systems for Technical Leaders - Pikes Peak Section on 23-April-2024

In today's rapidly changing global landscape, engineering managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in managing supply chains efficiently and effectively. The ongoing crisis has further exacerbated these complexities, putting immense [...]

Scientific Entrepreneurship: Taking Labs results to market. Understanding the process, Assessing Markets and Securing Funding - Los Alamos/Northern New Mexico Section Aff Grp, YP on 12-April-2024

Unlock the potential of scientific entrepreneurship with Senior IEEE member Marc Perron as he bridges the gap between academia research and industry. In this succinct 30-minute presentation, Marc delves into [...]

Recent years have seen impressive advances in face recognition, machine learning, and generative AI technologies, and they are being increasingly deployed in a wide variety of applications. Yet they have [...]

Abstract:  The built environment has a data problem. The buildings, cities, water treatment plants, and other human-made systems produce more data now than ever before, opening new possibilities of using [...]

Abstract: Cyber-physical systems (CPS), such as robots and self-driving cars, demand rigorous scheduling to prevent failure, where every millisecond of processing time can be critical. These systems often rely on [...]

Although unique potentials of terahertz waves for chemical identification, material characterization, biological sensing, and medical imaging have been recognized for quite a while, the relatively poor performance, higher costs, and [...]

Unleash Your Potential: AI-driven Productivity & Workflow Strategies - Hawaii Section on 25-April-2024

  Real-world examples of examples and demos in using AI-assisted tools are introduced to increase your productivity.  These tools include actual use of these AI-assisted tools during education week to [...]

Enhancing STEM Education through AI-Assisted Tutoring - Hawaii Section on 09-May-2024

AI-Assisted Tutoring represents a transformative approach to education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. This innovative educational model integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to create personalized learning experiences, [...]

Revolutionize Electronic Design Automation (EDA) with AI: Unlocking the Power of Generative Adversarial Networks in High-Speed Receiver Modeling - Hawaii Section Chapter,C16 on 18-April-2024

Join us for an exciting virtual event on "AI for Electronic Design Automation," where we will delve into the revolutionary applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the field [...]

A Call to Action: Uniting Tech Innovators, Policy Leaders & Businesses to Safeguard Digital Privacy - Hawaii Section Chapter,C16 on 17-April-2024

The presentation discusses the challenges in achieving digital privacy and the important role of technologists and policymakers while encouraging engagement from individuals and businesses. When talking about the complexity and [...]

Professor Shlomi Dolev: Post Quantum Internet - Southeastern Michigan Section Chapter, C16 on 10-April-2024

  Prof. Shlomi Dolev, Executive Director of the BGU-Negev Hi-Tech Faculty Startup Accelerator, will present on Post Quantum Internet. The need for a post-quantum Internet is emerging, and this is [...]

Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management: Harnessing the Power of AI and Machine Learning in Cloud-based ERP Systems for Technical Leaders - Hawaii Section Chapter,C16 on 23-April-2024

In today's rapidly changing global landscape, engineering managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in managing supply chains efficiently and effectively. The ongoing crisis has further exacerbated these complexities, putting immense [...]

Artificial intelligence is increasingly ubiquitous across tech and broader society. While incredibly powerful, the energy demands of operating deep-learning networks on traditional von Neumann computers are spiralling unsustainably - limiting [...]

The wildly growing field of antiferromagnetic spintronics is currently addressing several fundamental questions. A major topic of investigation concerns the generation and manipulation of coherent magnons on the ultrafast timescale. [...]

Magnons are the fundamental spin excitations of magnetically ordered materials, such as ferromagnets and antiferromagnets. Magnons combine non-linear properties with tunability and sub-micrometer wavelengths in the gigahertz-frequency regime. The field [...]

Magnetic skyrmions are localized spin textures in-which the magnetic moments curl into a continuous, coplanar loop, bounded on its outside perimeter and core by moments in the out-of-plane direction. This [...]

Artificial spin ice (ASI) is a highly customizable materials platform used for studying fundamental properties of interaction and frustration in magnetic systems, with potential applications in novel computing architectures. Perpendicular [...]

IEEE Magnetics Society Pikes Peak Chapter annual meeting. The questions about the future of the chapter will be discussed including the elections of the new Chair and Treasurer. [...]

Artificial spiking neurons are the primary building blocks in a new class of neuromorphic computer hardware, for example, Intel’s Loihi. Spiking spintronic neurons hold promise to transform conventional computer architectures [...]

Resistive switching and spintronics emerged as leading approaches for the development of scalable and energy-efficient memories and information processing devices. In resistive switching systems, an electrical stimulus, voltage or current, [...]

Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is a powerful analytical tool that allows for noninvasive and nondestructive characterization of the chemical composition of a sample. Furthermore, low field NMR (B0 < 1 [...]

The current revolution in quantum technologies relies on coherently linking quantum objects like quantum bits (“qubits”). Coherent magnonic excitations of low-loss magnetic materials can wire together these qubits for sensing, [...]

Semiconductor microelectronic chips are critical components in defense C4ISR and weapon systems.  Department of Defense (DoD) needs to have an assured supply of advanced microcroelectronic chips, in peacetime and wartime.  [...]

The Pikes Peak Joint Electron Devices/Circuits & Systems Chapter is being reactivated after a 4 year inactivate period.  We invite all those interested in Semiconductor technology to participate in the [...]

Abstract: As Moore’s Law is slowing down and eventually approaching an end for conventional CMOS, new platforms for producing circuit-level innovation are desired.  At the same time, it is not [...]

The ED/CAS Chapter of the Pikes Peak Section of the IEEE is pleased to invite you to a talk given by Dr. Taylor D. Webb on Focusing Ultrasound Through the [...]

A newfangled paradigm through deployment of the nonequilibrium Arora’s distribution function (NEADF) for resistance surge in low-dimensional nano-resistors is presented, with applications to carbon-based devices. The key outcome is that [...]

Interested in the design of ultra-high efficiency, low cost  phased arrays for astronomy, remote sensing and satellite communications? Please join the Pikes Peak ED/CAS Chapter at 10 AM on September 9 at the [...]

Please join us on Friday, November 20th, 2015, at UCCS between 10:00AM -11:00AM for a presentation on the above topic by Mr. Mike Richardson from Quantum Imaging, Inc. Colorado Springs.  Abstract: Mr. [...]

Please join us on October 23rd, Engineering Building, UCCS, between 10AM and Noon for a presentation on the above topic by Dr. Salvador Portillo, PhD., from the University of New Mexico. [...]

IEEE Pikes Peak ED/CAS Society Chapter presents-- Future RF Circuit Design: CMOS or SiGe HBT RF Circuits can be designed by CMOS, SiGe HBT or Si BJT technologies. Dr. Adam [...]

Utility Scale Solar Generation at Colorado Springs Utilities - Baltimore Section Chapter,PE31 on 15-May-2024

Pike Solar is the largest solar facility in the Coloado Springs Utilities electric system, consisting of 400,000 photovoltaic panels. Through our Power Purchase Agreement with Juwi, we are able to use [...]

Okinawa Prefecture is located at the southernmost tip of the Japanese archipelago, comprising a vast expanse of sea spanning 1,000 kilometers east to west and 400 kilometers north to south, [...]

This webinar delves into a case study focusing on zonal control in a complex island grid hosting grid-forming (GFM) and grid-following (GFL) inverter-based resources (IBRs). The investigation addresses key questions [...]

This webinar will delve into various aspects of distributed loads, including different load modifiers considering both temporal and spatial aspects. We will look at their fundamental principles and operations to [...]

With the United States' ambitious renewable energy goals, the demand for large-scale (>20MW) generator interconnection (GI) services has increased significantly, leading to longer interconnection queues and longer wait times for [...]

FERC Order No. 2222 will help usher in the electric grid of the future and promote competition in electric markets by removing the barriers preventing distributed energy resources (DERs) from [...]

Digital Power Optimization (DPO) will be presenting an overview of Cryptocurrency Mining. Founder and CEO, Andrew Webber will be discussing why bitcoin mining matters to the energy industry, what is [...]

After a review of survey questions, a survey was conducted by the CS Vice Chair, Senthilkumar Mehalingam.  The purpose of this meeting is to discuss potential candidates to fill in [...]

National Grid’s vision is to fully eliminate fossil fuels from both our gas and electric systems, enabling all homes and businesses we serve to meet their heating needs without the [...]

Africa is an enigma. Rich in energy related natural resources and yet 700 million (38%) are without electricity. This is the result of a lack of investment in both power [...]

Abstract: Cyber-physical systems (CPS), such as robots and self-driving cars, demand rigorous scheduling to prevent failure, where every millisecond of processing time can be critical. These systems often rely on [...]

Unleash Your Potential: AI-driven Productivity & Workflow Strategies - Hawaii Section on 25-April-2024

  Real-world examples of examples and demos in using AI-assisted tools are introduced to increase your productivity.  These tools include actual use of these AI-assisted tools during education week to [...]

Enhancing STEM Education through AI-Assisted Tutoring - Hawaii Section on 09-May-2024

AI-Assisted Tutoring represents a transformative approach to education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. This innovative educational model integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to create personalized learning experiences, [...]

Revolutionize Electronic Design Automation (EDA) with AI: Unlocking the Power of Generative Adversarial Networks in High-Speed Receiver Modeling - Hawaii Section Chapter,C16 on 18-April-2024

Join us for an exciting virtual event on "AI for Electronic Design Automation," where we will delve into the revolutionary applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the field [...]

A Call to Action: Uniting Tech Innovators, Policy Leaders & Businesses to Safeguard Digital Privacy - Hawaii Section Chapter,C16 on 17-April-2024

The presentation discusses the challenges in achieving digital privacy and the important role of technologists and policymakers while encouraging engagement from individuals and businesses. When talking about the complexity and [...]

Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management: Harnessing the Power of AI and Machine Learning in Cloud-based ERP Systems for Technical Leaders - Hawaii Section Chapter,C16 on 23-April-2024

In today's rapidly changing global landscape, engineering managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in managing supply chains efficiently and effectively. The ongoing crisis has further exacerbated these complexities, putting immense [...]

The Austin Life Members' Group promotes the development of members through professional and social networking,addressing topics of interest to Life Members, including volunteer activities, and supports the IEEE Central Texas [...]

Welcome to Global Webinar co-sponsored by Pikes Peak Section and Panama Computer Society Chapter and co-hosted by a number of Chapters worldwide. The Chip Act: A New Era in US [...]

Tour of The National Museum of World War II Aviation, 775 Aviation Way Colorado Spring, CO 80916 Lunch to Follow at: The Airplane Restaurant, 1665 N. Newport Rd. Our Tour [...]

Note Change in time to 6:30 pm MDT. Tonight we celebrate Pike Peak LMAG’s  2023 Global LMAG Achievement Award.  We were selected in competition with 140+ LMAG worldwide.  It was [...]



 

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RSS Pikes Peak Section

  • Utility Scale Solar Generation at Colorado Springs Utilities
    Pike Solar is the largest solar facility in the Coloado Springs Utilities electric system, consisting of 400,000 photovoltaic panels. Through our Power Purchase Agreement with Juwi, we are able to use the 175-megawatts generated by the solar plant to power approximately 46,300 homes a year. Steve Schaarschmidt, PE. Transmission Operations engineer with Colorado Spring Utilities, will […]
  • The Meandering Path to Regulating Face Recognition and AI
    Recent years have seen impressive advances in face recognition, machine learning, and generative AI technologies, and they are being increasingly deployed in a wide variety of applications. Yet they have also raised serious concerns with respect to privacy, bias, fairness, and serious misuse by individuals, companies, and governments. Some civil liberties and advocacy groups have […]
  • Towards Programmable Smart Buildings
    Abstract:  The built environment has a data problem. The buildings, cities, water treatment plants, and other human-made systems produce more data now than ever before, opening new possibilities of using data to optimize operation, reduce energy consumption, predict performance, and identify faults. However, the complexity, heterogeneity, and high degree of churn of these systems makes […]
  • New Frontiers in Terahertz Technology
    Although unique potentials of terahertz waves for chemical identification, material characterization, biological sensing, and medical imaging have been recognized for quite a while, the relatively poor performance, higher costs, and bulky nature of current terahertz systems continue to impede their deployment in field settings. In this talk, I will describe some of our recent results […]
  • Enhancing STEM Education through AI-Assisted Tutoring
    AI-Assisted Tutoring represents a transformative approach to education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. This innovative educational model integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to create personalized learning experiences, addressing the unique needs and learning styles of each student. The core of AI-assisted tutoring lies in its ability to analyze vast amounts of data, […]
  • From Constraints to Capabilities: Achieving Optimal Compute Schedules in Heterogeneous Cyber-Physical Systems
    Abstract: Cyber-physical systems (CPS), such as robots and self-driving cars, demand rigorous scheduling to prevent failure, where every millisecond of processing time can be critical. These systems often rely on heterogeneous computing environments, which include CPUs, GPUs, and specialized accelerators, to meet their computational needs efficiently. However, leveraging these diverse processing units to fulfill strict […]
  • Unleash Your Potential: AI-driven Productivity & Workflow Strategies
      Real-world examples of examples and demos in using AI-assisted tools are introduced to increase your productivity.  These tools include actual use of these AI-assisted tools during education week to promote events like Digital Privacy, AI Design Automation, AI Supply Chain Management, and AI-assisted Tutoring as well as for increasing awareness of these events, resulting […]
  • Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management: Harnessing the Power of AI and Machine Learning in Cloud-based ERP Systems for Technical Leaders
    In today's rapidly changing global landscape, engineering managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in managing supply chains efficiently and effectively. The ongoing crisis has further exacerbated these complexities, putting immense pressure on manufacturing processes, inventory management, and customer service. However, there is a solution that can revolutionize supply chain management and provide engineering leaders with […]
  • Bridging the Gap Between Deep Learning Theory and Practice
    Despite the widespread proliferation of neural networks, the mechanisms through which they operate so successfully are not well understood.  In this talk, we will first explore empirical and theoretical investigations into neural network training and generalization and what they can tell us about why deep learning works.  Then, we will examine a recent line of […]
  • Revolutionize Electronic Design Automation (EDA) with AI: Unlocking the Power of Generative Adversarial Networks in High-Speed Receiver Modeling
    Join us for an exciting virtual event on "AI for Electronic Design Automation," where we will delve into the revolutionary applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the field of electronic design. Our featured speaker, Priyank Kashyap, a Hardware Engineering Specialist at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, will showcase the use of generative adversarial networks in modeling […]
  • A Call to Action: Uniting Tech Innovators, Policy Leaders & Businesses to Safeguard Digital Privacy
    The presentation discusses the challenges in achieving digital privacy and the important role of technologists and policymakers while encouraging engagement from individuals and businesses. When talking about the complexity and the importance of digital privacy, there is currently a balancing act between privacy rights and technological advancements. As technologies in digital privacy, like encryption techniques, […]
  • Scientific Entrepreneurship: Taking Labs results to market. Understanding the process, Assessing Markets and Securing Funding
    Unlock the potential of scientific entrepreneurship with Senior IEEE member Marc Perron as he bridges the gap between academia research and industry. In this succinct 30-minute presentation, Marc delves into the essentials of navigating the technology transfer and deep tech entrepreneurship landscape, comprising three key components: Process: Understand and sidestep common obstacles hindering technology transfer […]
  • Professor Shlomi Dolev: Post Quantum Internet
      Prof. Shlomi Dolev, Executive Director of the BGU-Negev Hi-Tech Faculty Startup Accelerator, will present on Post Quantum Internet. The need for a post-quantum Internet is emerging, and this is a great opportunity to re-examine the legacy of public key infrastructure. There is a need for perspective on the evolution of cryptography over the years, […]
  • Overview of Demonstration Project Aimed at Harnessing Renewable Energy on Remote Islands
    Okinawa Prefecture is located at the southernmost tip of the Japanese archipelago, comprising a vast expanse of sea spanning 1,000 kilometers east to west and 400 kilometers north to south, consisting of approximately 160 islands of various sizes. Among these, there are 37 inhabited islands where 1.46 million people reside. Okinawa Electric Power Company (OEPC) […]
  • Rise of Computing inside the Automotive DNA
    The growth of electronics within the automobile has been nothing short of phenomenal. In 2015 it accounted for 13% of the total value of the car and in 2018 it has now jumped to 20%. A large portion of that has been purely due to the rise of computing-based components, such as ADAS, ECUs, etc. […]
  • Neurophysiology-aware Mental Health Screening Using Mobile and Wearable Devices
    Second lecture of the 2024 Invited Seminar Series (Virtual) organized by IEEE Computer Society San Diego Chapter.  Previous lectures: All lectures of IEEE CS SD Invited Seminar Series 2023 
  • High Plains Section Event - Tomorrow
    “My Life with Everything Electric” aka Bill's Power Trip Bill Kwinn Retired, Hewlett Packard Engineer Bill Kwinn will present his experiences in buying and using commercially installed Tesla solar panels, Tesla power wall backup batteries, a Volkswagen fully electric car and a level 2 charging station. He will discuss the decisions, costs and policies. The […]
  • Combined Zonal and Local Control Using Grid-forming Inverters in a Complex Medium- and Low-voltage Island Grid: a Study Case in a Realistic German Network
    This webinar delves into a case study focusing on zonal control in a complex island grid hosting grid-forming (GFM) and grid-following (GFL) inverter-based resources (IBRs). The investigation addresses key questions relevant to stable operation after disconnection from the transmission network: 1) What is the minimum required GFM installed capacity for stable operation after disconnection? 2) […]
  • Driving Manufacturing Innovation with AI-Powered Smart Robotic Cells
    First lecture of the 2024 Invited Seminar Series (Virtual) organized by IEEE Computer Society San Diego Chapter.  Previous lectures: All lectures of IEEE CS SD Invited Seminar Series 2023 
  • Hybrid Magnonics
    Magnons are the fundamental spin excitations of magnetically ordered materials, such as ferromagnets and antiferromagnets. Magnons combine non-linear properties with tunability and sub-micrometer wavelengths in the gigahertz-frequency regime. The field of magnonics [1] explores potential applications of magnons for information processing and communication. These applications encompass wave-based Boolean logic, neural networks, quantum technologies and miniaturized […]

RSS Computer Society

  • The Meandering Path to Regulating Face Recognition and AI
    Recent years have seen impressive advances in face recognition, machine learning, and generative AI technologies, and they are being increasingly deployed in a wide variety of applications. Yet they have also raised serious concerns with respect to privacy, bias, fairness, and serious misuse by individuals, companies, and governments. Some civil liberties and advocacy groups have […]
  • Towards Programmable Smart Buildings
    Abstract:  The built environment has a data problem. The buildings, cities, water treatment plants, and other human-made systems produce more data now than ever before, opening new possibilities of using data to optimize operation, reduce energy consumption, predict performance, and identify faults. However, the complexity, heterogeneity, and high degree of churn of these systems makes […]
  • New Frontiers in Terahertz Technology
    Although unique potentials of terahertz waves for chemical identification, material characterization, biological sensing, and medical imaging have been recognized for quite a while, the relatively poor performance, higher costs, and bulky nature of current terahertz systems continue to impede their deployment in field settings. In this talk, I will describe some of our recent results […]
  • Enhancing STEM Education through AI-Assisted Tutoring
    AI-Assisted Tutoring represents a transformative approach to education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. This innovative educational model integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to create personalized learning experiences, addressing the unique needs and learning styles of each student. The core of AI-assisted tutoring lies in its ability to analyze vast amounts of data, […]
  • From Constraints to Capabilities: Achieving Optimal Compute Schedules in Heterogeneous Cyber-Physical Systems
    Abstract: Cyber-physical systems (CPS), such as robots and self-driving cars, demand rigorous scheduling to prevent failure, where every millisecond of processing time can be critical. These systems often rely on heterogeneous computing environments, which include CPUs, GPUs, and specialized accelerators, to meet their computational needs efficiently. However, leveraging these diverse processing units to fulfill strict […]
  • Unleash Your Potential: AI-driven Productivity & Workflow Strategies
      Real-world examples of examples and demos in using AI-assisted tools are introduced to increase your productivity.  These tools include actual use of these AI-assisted tools during education week to promote events like Digital Privacy, AI Design Automation, AI Supply Chain Management, and AI-assisted Tutoring as well as for increasing awareness of these events, resulting […]
  • Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management: Harnessing the Power of AI and Machine Learning in Cloud-based ERP Systems for Technical Leaders
    In today's rapidly changing global landscape, engineering managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in managing supply chains efficiently and effectively. The ongoing crisis has further exacerbated these complexities, putting immense pressure on manufacturing processes, inventory management, and customer service. However, there is a solution that can revolutionize supply chain management and provide engineering leaders with […]
  • Bridging the Gap Between Deep Learning Theory and Practice
    Despite the widespread proliferation of neural networks, the mechanisms through which they operate so successfully are not well understood.  In this talk, we will first explore empirical and theoretical investigations into neural network training and generalization and what they can tell us about why deep learning works.  Then, we will examine a recent line of […]
  • Revolutionize Electronic Design Automation (EDA) with AI: Unlocking the Power of Generative Adversarial Networks in High-Speed Receiver Modeling
    Join us for an exciting virtual event on "AI for Electronic Design Automation," where we will delve into the revolutionary applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the field of electronic design. Our featured speaker, Priyank Kashyap, a Hardware Engineering Specialist at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, will showcase the use of generative adversarial networks in modeling […]
  • A Call to Action: Uniting Tech Innovators, Policy Leaders & Businesses to Safeguard Digital Privacy
    The presentation discusses the challenges in achieving digital privacy and the important role of technologists and policymakers while encouraging engagement from individuals and businesses. When talking about the complexity and the importance of digital privacy, there is currently a balancing act between privacy rights and technological advancements. As technologies in digital privacy, like encryption techniques, […]
  • Professor Shlomi Dolev: Post Quantum Internet
      Prof. Shlomi Dolev, Executive Director of the BGU-Negev Hi-Tech Faculty Startup Accelerator, will present on Post Quantum Internet. The need for a post-quantum Internet is emerging, and this is a great opportunity to re-examine the legacy of public key infrastructure. There is a need for perspective on the evolution of cryptography over the years, […]
  • Rise of Computing inside the Automotive DNA
    The growth of electronics within the automobile has been nothing short of phenomenal. In 2015 it accounted for 13% of the total value of the car and in 2018 it has now jumped to 20%. A large portion of that has been purely due to the rise of computing-based components, such as ADAS, ECUs, etc. […]
  • Neurophysiology-aware Mental Health Screening Using Mobile and Wearable Devices
    Second lecture of the 2024 Invited Seminar Series (Virtual) organized by IEEE Computer Society San Diego Chapter.  Previous lectures: All lectures of IEEE CS SD Invited Seminar Series 2023 
  • Driving Manufacturing Innovation with AI-Powered Smart Robotic Cells
    First lecture of the 2024 Invited Seminar Series (Virtual) organized by IEEE Computer Society San Diego Chapter.  Previous lectures: All lectures of IEEE CS SD Invited Seminar Series 2023 
  • The Chip Act: A New Era in US Semiconductors
    Welcome to Global Webinar co-sponsored by Pikes Peak Section and Panama Computer Society Chapter and co-hosted by a number of Chapters worldwide. The Chip Act: A New Era in US Semiconductors David Bondurant, Vertical Memory Matt Francis, Ozark IC This presentation will review 50-years of Semiconductor and Computer developments and historical competition between countries that […]
  • Quantum Technologies: Pathways Beyond Classical Systems Workshop
    This high-level workshop aims to provide an overview of the current efforts to organize quantum-related academic, industrial, and professional activities in: - Computer science, - Electrical and electronics engineering, - Industrial standards development, - Information science (including information technology management), - Network architecture and infrastructure development, and - Sustainability by design. In person or virtual […]
  • October 2023 PPCS Meeting - Introduction to Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces - with Anders M. Buvarp
    In addition to machine learning (ML) algorithms, reconfigurable intelligent surfaces (RIS) are considered the key candidates for 6th generation mobile communication systems. Both technologies introduce a paradigm shift from traditional and contemporary wireless communication methods. Typically, the wireless channel is considered passive and not modifiable by the network operator; hence, the transmitter and receiver are […]
  • CIT Summer Series - Jon Peddie - The History of Visual Magic in Computers: How Beautiful Images are Made in CAD, 3D, VR and AR
    This is a weekly session of the CIT Summer Series, with Jon Peddle presenting The History of Visual Magic in Computers: How Beautiful Images are Made in CAD, 3D, VR and AR : If you have ever looked at a fantastic adventure or science fiction movie, or an amazingly complex and rich computer game, or a […]
  • CIT Summer Series - David Alan Grier - The Generations of Computing and the Coming Data Age
    This is a weekly session of the CIT Summer Series, with David Alan Grier presenting The Generations of Computing and the Coming Data Age : If you look carefully at the development of computing, you can see clear generational cycles. These cycles are marked by a sharp change of technology and a group of young leaders […]
  • CIT Summer Series - Yuhong Liu - Trust and Privacy Vulnerabilities of Today’s Online Social Networks
    This is a weekly session of the CIT Summer Series, with Yuhong Liu presenting Trust and Privacy Vulnerabilities of Today’s Online Social Networks : As we move further into the big data era, people are motivated in numerous ways to proactively generate, share and exchange diverse digital contents online every day. While the increasing amount of […]

RSS Joint Circuit and Systems / Electronic Devices

  • October 2023 Pikes Peak Joint Electronic Devices/Circuits & Systems Chapter Meeting
    The Pikes Peak Joint Electron Devices/Circuits & Systems Chapter is being reactivated after a 4 year inactivate period.  We invite all those interested in Semiconductor technology to participate in the local chapter again as Silicon Mountain begins to grow.  The Meeting is at the Tom Saponas Lounge on the first floor of the Engineering Building […]
  • Defense Microelectronics Industrial Base
    Semiconductor microelectronic chips are critical components in defense C4ISR and weapon systems.  Department of Defense (DoD) needs to have an assured supply of advanced microcroelectronic chips, in peacetime and wartime.  Since DoD itself normally does not make the chips, DoD depends on the semiconductor industry to produce the needed chips.  DoD uses a variety of […]
  • Continuous and Transient Evaluation of SiC Power Devices
    Professor Stephen B. Bayne Ph.D.
  • Future III-V/CMOS Co-Integrated Technology and Hybrid Circuit Design
    Abstract: As Moore’s Law is slowing down and eventually approaching an end for conventional CMOS, new platforms for producing circuit-level innovation are desired.  At the same time, it is not desirable to throw away the existing Si-CMOS infrastructure to start new.  The SMART-LEES (Singapore MIT Alliance for Research and Technology – Low Energy Electronic Systems) […]
  • Focusing Ultrasound Through the Skull: The Promise and Challenge of Transcranial Focused Ultrasound
    The ED/CAS Chapter of the Pikes Peak Section of the IEEE is pleased to invite you to a talk given by Dr. Taylor D. Webb on Focusing Ultrasound Through the Skull: The Promise and Challenge of Transcranial Focused Ultrasound. The Transcranial focused ultrasound (FUS) is a class of ultrasound techniques with the potential to provide […]
  • Ohm to Arora: A New Paradigm for Nanoscale Devices and Circuits
    A newfangled paradigm through deployment of the nonequilibrium Arora’s distribution function (NEADF) for resistance surge in low-dimensional nano-resistors is presented, with applications to carbon-based devices. The key outcome is that the Ohm’s Law with linear I-V characteristics cannot be used for devices approaching micro- and nano-scale. A nano-resistor, in addition to having ohmic resistance, also […]
  • Pikes Peak ED/CAS Chapter Presents Ultra -high Efficiency Phased Arrays for Astronomy, Remote Sensing, and Satellite Communications
    Interested in the design of ultra-high efficiency, low cost  phased arrays for astronomy, remote sensing and satellite communications? Please join the Pikes Peak ED/CAS Chapter at 10 AM on September 9 at the UCCS University Center Rm. 302 for this interesting talk by Dr. Karl Warnick.  For most wireless communication systems, the signal environment is dominated by ambient noise […]
  • IEEE Pikes Peak ED/CAS Chapter Presentation on Solid State Cameras
    Please join us on Friday, November 20th, 2015, at UCCS between 10:00AM -11:00AM for a presentation on the above topic by Mr. Mike Richardson from Quantum Imaging, Inc. Colorado Springs.  Abstract: Mr. Richardson will begin with a general overview of solid-state cameras including basic types, general operating principles and designs, and specific challenges faced in the design […]
  • IEEE Pikes Peak ED/CAS presentation on "HIGH POWER MICROWAVE SOURCE DEVELOPMENT"
    Please join us on October 23rd, Engineering Building, UCCS, between 10AM and Noon for a presentation on the above topic by Dr. Salvador Portillo, PhD., from the University of New Mexico.   The generation of electromagnetic energy using crossed field devices is an ongoing effort that has lasted for almost 8 decades and initially engineered as […]
  • [Legacy Report] Radiation Hardened Microelectronic Circuits
    Radiation Hardened Microelectronic Circuits
  • [Legacy Report] Computational Electronics
    Computational Electronics
  • Future RF Circuit Design: CMOS or SiGe HBT
    IEEE Pikes Peak ED/CAS Society Chapter presents-- Future RF Circuit Design: CMOS or SiGe HBT RF Circuits can be designed by CMOS, SiGe HBT or Si BJT technologies. Dr. Adam Pawlikiewicz will compare the advantages and disadvantages of RF circuits designed with these technologies for wireless communications applications and discuss the possible dominant technology for […]
  • Outlook and Challenge in Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Protection of Modern and Future Integrated Circuits
    Prof. Juin J. Liou , Distinguished Professor and speaker, and IEEE fellow, will be presenting a talk on "ESD protection Circuits" at UCCS under IEEE Pikes peak chapter CAS/ED on April 25th, 12.15 to 1.30 PM. No Admission Charge. Electrostatic discharge (ESD) is one of the most prevalent threats to electronic components. It is an […]

RSS Life Member Affinity Group

  • Enhancing STEM Education through AI-Assisted Tutoring
    AI-Assisted Tutoring represents a transformative approach to education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. This innovative educational model integrates artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to create personalized learning experiences, addressing the unique needs and learning styles of each student. The core of AI-assisted tutoring lies in its ability to analyze vast amounts of data, […]
  • From Constraints to Capabilities: Achieving Optimal Compute Schedules in Heterogeneous Cyber-Physical Systems
    Abstract: Cyber-physical systems (CPS), such as robots and self-driving cars, demand rigorous scheduling to prevent failure, where every millisecond of processing time can be critical. These systems often rely on heterogeneous computing environments, which include CPUs, GPUs, and specialized accelerators, to meet their computational needs efficiently. However, leveraging these diverse processing units to fulfill strict […]
  • Unleash Your Potential: AI-driven Productivity & Workflow Strategies
      Real-world examples of examples and demos in using AI-assisted tools are introduced to increase your productivity.  These tools include actual use of these AI-assisted tools during education week to promote events like Digital Privacy, AI Design Automation, AI Supply Chain Management, and AI-assisted Tutoring as well as for increasing awareness of these events, resulting […]
  • Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management: Harnessing the Power of AI and Machine Learning in Cloud-based ERP Systems for Technical Leaders
    In today's rapidly changing global landscape, engineering managers are faced with unprecedented challenges in managing supply chains efficiently and effectively. The ongoing crisis has further exacerbated these complexities, putting immense pressure on manufacturing processes, inventory management, and customer service. However, there is a solution that can revolutionize supply chain management and provide engineering leaders with […]
  • Revolutionize Electronic Design Automation (EDA) with AI: Unlocking the Power of Generative Adversarial Networks in High-Speed Receiver Modeling
    Join us for an exciting virtual event on "AI for Electronic Design Automation," where we will delve into the revolutionary applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the field of electronic design. Our featured speaker, Priyank Kashyap, a Hardware Engineering Specialist at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, will showcase the use of generative adversarial networks in modeling […]
  • A Call to Action: Uniting Tech Innovators, Policy Leaders & Businesses to Safeguard Digital Privacy
    The presentation discusses the challenges in achieving digital privacy and the important role of technologists and policymakers while encouraging engagement from individuals and businesses. When talking about the complexity and the importance of digital privacy, there is currently a balancing act between privacy rights and technological advancements. As technologies in digital privacy, like encryption techniques, […]
  • Contact Sport – A Book About International HAM Operator Competition
    The Austin Life Members' Group promotes the development of members through professional and social networking,addressing topics of interest to Life Members, including volunteer activities, and supports the IEEE Central Texas Section.
  • The Chip Act: A New Era in US Semiconductors
    Welcome to Global Webinar co-sponsored by Pikes Peak Section and Panama Computer Society Chapter and co-hosted by a number of Chapters worldwide. The Chip Act: A New Era in US Semiconductors David Bondurant, Vertical Memory Matt Francis, Ozark IC This presentation will review 50-years of Semiconductor and Computer developments and historical competition between countries that […]
  • Tour of National Museum of WWII Aviation & Pike Peak Section Sponsored Simulation Lab
    Tour of The National Museum of World War II Aviation, 775 Aviation Way Colorado Spring, CO 80916 Lunch to Follow at: The Airplane Restaurant, 1665 N. Newport Rd. Our Tour Guide: Jim Palmer, Docent, National Museum of WW II Aviation Former Commander, 3rd Space Support Wing Peterson Air Force Base Opened to the public in […]
  • 2023 Pikes Peak Global LMAG Achievement Award Celebration - History of Silicon Mountain
    Note Change in time to 6:30 pm MDT. Tonight we celebrate Pike Peak LMAG’s  2023 Global LMAG Achievement Award.  We were selected in competition with 140+ LMAG worldwide.  It was based upon our activities in 2022 and our grant program with the National Museum of WWII Aviation to support a student simulation lab in support […]
  • Biotech and the Convergence of Conventional and Emerging Technology
    The Austin Life Members' Group promotes the development of members through professional and social networking,addressing topics of interest to Life Members, including volunteer activities, and supports the IEEE Central Texas Section.
  • IEEE 9.21.2023 meeting moved to Oct 5,2023: RISC-V Thunderbird SOC for HPC and AI Applications
    Doug Norton will give an overview of Austin-based InspireSemi’s disruptive next generation Thunderbird compute accelerator for HPC&AI applications. This RISC-V based “supercomputer-cluster-on-a-chip” packs 1,800 high performance CPU cores (all FP64 double-precision of their own design) onto a single SOC. For maximum/predictable performance and low latency, these CPU cores are all interconnected with their high bandwidth, […]
  • IEEE CTS LMAG and CTCN Aug 17,2023 meeting: Introduction to Solar Weather
    High Frequency (HF) Radio propagation is dependent on Solar Weather.  Ultraviolet radiation from the sun creates and maintains the ionosphere.  Solar flares, coronal mass ejections and coronal holes, also from the sun can deteriorate or disrupt HF propagation.    This presentation will introduce the positive and negative effects of solar weather on HF propagation, and how […]
  • Palm Beach Section Life Member Affinity Group Kickoff Event
    An IEEE Life Member Affinity Group (LMAG) is a group of Life Members within a Section who get together to meet regularly, enjoy periodic social or technical discussions, and do outreach projects within your community to mentor the next generation of technical innovators.  144 LMAGs have already been formed in all Regions of the world.  […]
  • June Pikes Peak Life Member Affinity Group Meeting
    Geniuses at War: Bletchley Park, Colossus, and the Dawn of the Digital Age A Book Summary Following the exploits of the motley collection of geniuses installed at Bletchley Park during the Second World War, author David Price focuses mainly on the events and people involved in the invention of Colossus—the first programmable, electronic, digital computer, […]
  • Tour of the Human-Interaction and RObotics [HIRO] Group
    This event is a luncheon and tour of the Human Interaction and Robotics group. The group is within the Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering and Applied Science at CU Boulder.  Their website states: "Our work lies at the intersection of research in human-robot interaction, artificial intelligence and robot control & planning with […]
  • When is "Altruism" Good in Distributed Decision Making
    The web of interconnections between today's technology and society is upending many traditional ways of doing things: The internet of things, bitcoin, the sharing economy, and connected autonomous vehicles are increasingly in the public mind. As such, computer scientists and engineers must be increasingly conscious of the interplay between the technical performance of their systems […]
  • RF and Magnetic Field Effects on Biological Systems, Possible Health Effects, and Communications Within and Between Cells
    In this talk I will present some new results that have helped improve our understanding of the ways in which RF and magnetic fields can affect biological systems. It has been an open question if cell phones and magnetic fields from powerlines can cause cancers and other health problem. New data will be presented showing […]
  • Ground Vehicle Security: Trends, Problems, Solutions, and Future Work
    Virtual Presentation with Dr. Gedare Bloom from UCCS The security of every vehicle on the road is necessary to ensure the safety of every person on or near roadways, whether a motorist, bicyclist, or pedestrian. Features such as infotainment, telematics, and driver assistance greatly increase the complexity of vehicles: top-of-the-line cars contain over 200 computers […]
  • VIRTUAL PRESENTATION: COMMITTING TO BEING A HIGH IMPACT LEADER AS AN ENGINEER
    Engineers often get a bad wrap as being committed to their profession but not to leadership.  Leadership is the number one key to building successful organizations and teams and can also be a key to gaining acceptance of ideas.  Leaders are a major influence on the culture in which people work, on how people are […]

RSS Magnetic Society

  • Hybrid Magnonics
    Magnons are the fundamental spin excitations of magnetically ordered materials, such as ferromagnets and antiferromagnets. Magnons combine non-linear properties with tunability and sub-micrometer wavelengths in the gigahertz-frequency regime. The field of magnonics [1] explores potential applications of magnons for information processing and communication. These applications encompass wave-based Boolean logic, neural networks, quantum technologies and miniaturized […]
  • Neutron Scattering from Magnetic Swirls
    Magnetic skyrmions are localized spin textures in-which the magnetic moments curl into a continuous, coplanar loop, bounded on its outside perimeter and core by moments in the out-of-plane direction. This very specific configuration provides a non-trivial topology and quasiparticle qualities, including skyrmion kinetics and dynamic modes. Hybrid skyrmions have shown the largest stability envelope, which […]
  • Modified Perpendicular Artificial Spin Ice
    Artificial spin ice (ASI) is a highly customizable materials platform used for studying fundamental properties of interaction and frustration in magnetic systems, with potential applications in novel computing architectures. Perpendicular ASI systems are advantageous because they have isotropic interactions between magnetic elements and high perpendicular stray fields that could be used for magnetic imprinting. These […]
  • MAG33 Annual Chapter Meeting
    IEEE Magnetics Society Pikes Peak Chapter annual meeting. The questions about the future of the chapter will be discussed including the elections of the new Chair and Treasurer.
  • Femtosecond coherent magnonic manipulation of antiferromagnetism
    The wildly growing field of antiferromagnetic spintronics is currently addressing several fundamental questions. A major topic of investigation concerns the generation and manipulation of coherent magnons on the ultrafast timescale. The development of novel pulsed-laser sources has enabled scientists to address the following scientific question: which magnetic excited state can be induced by resonantly drive […]
  • Neuromorphic computing in nanomagnetic arrays
    Artificial intelligence is increasingly ubiquitous across tech and broader society. While incredibly powerful, the energy demands of operating deep-learning networks on traditional von Neumann computers are spiralling unsustainably - limiting scalability and presenting a barrier to zero-carbon futures[1].  A huge reason for this is that existing computing architectures look nothing like the brain, and as […]
  • Magnetic tunnel junctions as nanoscale artificial neurons
    Artificial spiking neurons are the primary building blocks in a new class of neuromorphic computer hardware, for example, Intel’s Loihi. Spiking spintronic neurons hold promise to transform conventional computer architectures for increased processing speed and computational efficiency in machine learning tasks. This talk will show that magnetic tunnel junctions have the capacity to behave as […]
  • Voltage-controlled magnetism enabled by resistive switching
    Resistive switching and spintronics emerged as leading approaches for the development of scalable and energy-efficient memories and information processing devices. In resistive switching systems, an electrical stimulus, voltage or current, programs the material’s resistivity. In spintronics, electrical signals are used to manipulate and probe the material’s magnetic configuration. Combing resistive switching and spintronics functionalities in […]
  • Applications of low field NMR: Relaxation measurements and resin curing
    Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is a powerful analytical tool that allows for noninvasive and nondestructive characterization of the chemical composition of a sample. Furthermore, low field NMR (B0 < 1 T) offers many potential advantages when compared to high field NMR, such as lower costs, smaller size, portability, lower power consumption and the ability to […]
  • Coherent magnonics for quantum information science
    The current revolution in quantum technologies relies on coherently linking quantum objects like quantum bits (“qubits”). Coherent magnonic excitations of low-loss magnetic materials can wire together these qubits for sensing, memory, and computing. Coherent magnonics may reduce the size of superconducting qubits (which otherwise struggle with the large scale of microwave excitations) and may increase […]
  • Symmetry breaking by materials engineering for spin-orbit-torque technology
    Electric manipulation of magnetization is essential for the integration of magnetic functionalities in integrated circuits. Spin-orbit torque (SOT), originating from the coupling of electron spin and orbital motion through spin-orbital interaction, can effectively manipulate magnetization. Symmetry breaking plays an important role in spintronics based on SOT. SOT requires inversion asymmetry in order to have a […]
  • Unveiling new phenomena in dissipative magnetic systems
    While magnetic systems have been extensively studied both from a fundamental physics perspective and as building blocks for a variety of applications, their topological properties, however, remain relatively unexplored due to their inherently dissipative nature. I will start this talk by discussing how the recent introduction of non- Hermitian topological classifications has opened up opportunities […]
  • Non-Volatile RAM For the Internet of Things (IOT)
    The Internet of Things (IOT) is the vast network of computerized things (other than computers & servers). Some these things include contract-less identification devices, smart cards, thermostats, smoke detectors, smart locks, video monitors, etc. These IOT devices are typically low-power, low-cost single chip systems. Today’s commodity memory technologies (DRAM, NAND Flash, NOR Flash) do not […]
  • Controlling THz spin dynamics in magnetic heterostructures
    Significant progress has been made in understanding how and on what time scales electrons, spins, and phonons interact in solid-state materials. These complex interactions led to the first real applications of terahertz (THz) spintronics: THz emitters that can compete with traditional THz sources and provide additional functionalities enabled by the spin degree of freedom [1]. […]
  • Electric control of the magnon phase
    Studying the control of magnon transport characteristics using an electric field is an exciting and important direction of modern magnonics [1]. Exploring new findings of interactions between electric fields and magnons is promising for novel magnonic applications, which will allow for efficient phase manipulation of magnon currents. Our team in Kaiserslautern investigated the influence of […]
  • Exploring the Potentials of Spin-Orbitronics
    The ever-increasing demand for information technology for power-efficient components has led to the search for alternative solutions to mainstream microelectronics. In this context, spintronics devices stand out as competitive candidates, especially for memory and logic applications. A promising route harvests unconventional transport properties arising from spin-orbit coupling in magnetic heterostructures lacking inversion symmetry. This lecture […]
  • Analytic theories for magnetic skyrmions
    Magnetic Skyrmions are topologically protected quasi-particles that have proposed uses in future spintronic memory systems. Manipulation of the systems is ideal for these memory devices because of the low energy required to move them through the thin film. Current semi-analytical expressions exist for predicting the size and shape of skyrmions based on material parameters of […]
  • Table Top microMRI for Cell Imaging
    Current microMRI uses large superconducting magnets (> 7T) and can obtain a resolution of approximately 2 to 20 micrometers. However, microMRI systems cannot resolve cells or compete with optical techniques required for pathology and personalized medicine applications. Point-of-use hyperpolarization systems can provide both enhanced signal and contrast enabling microMRI of small samples such as tumor […]
  • Understanding nanoscale correlations in complex oxide heterostructures
    Mesoscale phenomena play an important role in the dynamics of phase transitions in complex oxides. In order to fully understand and tailor nanoscale functionalities of strongly correlated oxides, detailed access to the nanoscale regime, correlation length scales and their temporal evolution is required. Coherent x-ray scattering at synchrotron sources have emerged as a unique technique […]
  • Visualizing the rapidly-vanishing signal using ultra-short echo time MRI: techniques and applications
    MRI can provide superior soft tissue contrast with rich information and doesn’t involve exposureto ionizing radiation. Therefore, it is the method of choice for many imaging applications.However, tissues with short transverse relaxation times (T2/T2*) such as cortical bone and lungparenchyma are often invisible in conventional MR images. Ultra-short TE(UTE) MRI enablesus to capture the rapidly […]

RSS Power and Energy

  • Utility Scale Solar Generation at Colorado Springs Utilities
    Pike Solar is the largest solar facility in the Coloado Springs Utilities electric system, consisting of 400,000 photovoltaic panels. Through our Power Purchase Agreement with Juwi, we are able to use the 175-megawatts generated by the solar plant to power approximately 46,300 homes a year. Steve Schaarschmidt, PE. Transmission Operations engineer with Colorado Spring Utilities, will […]
  • Overview of Demonstration Project Aimed at Harnessing Renewable Energy on Remote Islands
    Okinawa Prefecture is located at the southernmost tip of the Japanese archipelago, comprising a vast expanse of sea spanning 1,000 kilometers east to west and 400 kilometers north to south, consisting of approximately 160 islands of various sizes. Among these, there are 37 inhabited islands where 1.46 million people reside. Okinawa Electric Power Company (OEPC) […]
  • Combined Zonal and Local Control Using Grid-forming Inverters in a Complex Medium- and Low-voltage Island Grid: a Study Case in a Realistic German Network
    This webinar delves into a case study focusing on zonal control in a complex island grid hosting grid-forming (GFM) and grid-following (GFL) inverter-based resources (IBRs). The investigation addresses key questions relevant to stable operation after disconnection from the transmission network: 1) What is the minimum required GFM installed capacity for stable operation after disconnection? 2) […]
  • Distributed Load Changers on Modern Distribution Systems
    This webinar will delve into various aspects of distributed loads, including different load modifiers considering both temporal and spatial aspects. We will look at their fundamental principles and operations to their real-world applications. It will feature presentations and insights from experts in the field, offering participants a comprehensive understanding of the following key areas:  Definition, […]
  • Large Scale Generator Interconnection Processes and Challenges
    With the United States' ambitious renewable energy goals, the demand for large-scale (>20MW) generator interconnection (GI) services has increased significantly, leading to longer interconnection queues and longer wait times for developers. Understanding how large-scale projects are studied in the interconnection process is crucial for developers, policy makers, and other stakeholders involved in the renewable energy […]
  • FERC Order 2222: Key Concepts and Ongoing Steps Towards DER Aggregations in Wholesale Markets
    FERC Order No. 2222 will help usher in the electric grid of the future and promote competition in electric markets by removing the barriers preventing distributed energy resources (DERs) from competing on a level playing field in the organized capacity, energy and ancillary services markets run by regional grid operators.  This rule enables DERs to […]
  • The Fundamentals and Energy Implications of Bitcoin Mining
    Digital Power Optimization (DPO) will be presenting an overview of Cryptocurrency Mining. Founder and CEO, Andrew Webber will be discussing why bitcoin mining matters to the energy industry, what is cryptocurrency and how it is different from crypto mining. He will explain the financial impacts and expected returns for Independent Power Producers and dive into […]
  • A Fossil Free Future for Cleanly Heating Homes and Businesses
    National Grid’s vision is to fully eliminate fossil fuels from both our gas and electric systems, enabling all homes and businesses we serve to meet their heating needs without the use of fossil fuels by 2050, if not sooner. We are proposing specific actions to achieve fossil-free heat fairly, affordably, and reliably for all our […]
  • IN-PERSON: State-of-the-Art Power System Design and Implementation for a Missionary Complex in a Remote Village in Africa.
    Africa is an enigma. Rich in energy related natural resources and yet 700 million (38%) are without electricity. This is the result of a lack of investment in both power generation and distribution systems. And what electricity is available is unreliable for days at a time. Diesel generators are the de facto standard for both […]
  • Power and Energy
    After a review of survey questions, a survey was conducted by the CS Vice Chair, Senthilkumar Mehalingam.  The purpose of this meeting is to discuss potential candidates to fill in the officer vacancy  poistions for the Power and Energy Society Chapter.   Mr. Mehalingam also made several inquiries at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and […]
  • Topological Insulator/Magnetic Insulator Heterostructures
    Recent years have witnessed a rapidly growing interest in topological insulators, not only because of rich intriguing physics in such materials, but also due to their promising potential in quantum computing and spintronics applications.  This presentation will discuss layered structures where a topological insulator interfaces with a magnetic insulator.  This system is of particular interest […]
  • Battery Design & Management System Optimization: Leading-edge research at UCCS
    Join us at our next Power & Energy Society meeting, Pikes Peak! Dr. Plett, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) will be joining us to talk about leading-edge research at UCCS in Battery Optimization.   Optimizing the cost, weight, size and reliability of major hybrid and electric-vehicle (xEV) […]
  • The Impact of Renewables on the Power System
    Increasing amounts of renewable energy sources on the electric grid requires a strategic approach in incorporating alternative power while maintaining economic and reliable operation of the grid. Utilities across the nation are rising to the challenge. Gary Simonson, Transmission Planner and Jeff Hanson, Distribution Planner with Colorado Springs Utilities will be speaking from their expertise […]
  • PES - Transmission Expansion Planning in the West
    Our next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 12th. At this meeting we will be briefly going over the coming 2016 year and possible tours and technical talks. After this discussion, one of our members, Gary Simonson will be giving a talk on Transmission Expansion Planning in the West. I am really excited about this […]
  • IEEE PES Pikes Peak Section Wind Tour with NextEra Energy Inc.
    The Pikes Peak Chapter of the IEEE Power and Energy Society invites you to tour NextEra Energy Inc. and view their wind energy facilities located in Limon, CO. NextEra Energy, Inc. is a leading clean energy company with consolidated revenues of approximately $17.0 billion, approximately 44,900 megawatts of generating capacity, which includes megawatts associated with […]
  • [Legacy Report] 2015 Kick-off Meeting
    Introduction of who we are, where we work and why we joined the Power & Energy SocietyWe discussed the areas of interest in energy:• Tours:o Wind Energy - grid integration, recovery timeo Steel Mill in Puebloo Solar Garden We want to see a panel dissembled!• Technical programs and presentations by members and others in the […]
  • [Legacy Report] Full-Scale Moxkups, and the Recording of the Events that Simulate a Nuclear Implosion/Detonation
    Dr. Chris Rose gave a presentation on the full-scale material mockups, and recording of physical events that simulate a nuclear implosion/detonation. This effort leads to the refinements of computer programs that simulate the actual event. Dr. Rose is a research staff member at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
  • [Legacy Report] Pikes Peak PES Meeting - Power Industry Report
    Dr. PK Sen of the Colorado School of Mines reported on various power industry trends and developments regarding work force development, generation sources, integration of renewables and power system modeling, scheduling and control.
  • [Legacy Report] Technology Seminar - Local Electric Bus Manufacturer Perpares to Transport Masses
    Co-hosted by IEEE Pikes Peak Section and its affiliated Power&Energy Society Chapter. Meeting Location: Room W101, Pikes Peak Community College Rampart Range Campus 11195 Highway 83, Colorado Springs, CO 80921 (http://www.ppcc.edu/about-ppcc/campus-mapsdirections/rampart-range) Dr. Bruce Johnson, Chief Technology Officer of American Electric Vehicles (http://www.aevehicles.com/), will be discussing a new electric bus that has been designed at their […]
  • Local Electric Bus Manufacturer Prepares to Transport the Masses
    Co-hosted by IEEE Pikes Peak Section and its affiliated Power&Energy Society Chapter. Meeting Location: Room W101, Pikes Peak Community College Rampart Range Campus 11195 Highway 83, Colorado Springs, CO 80921 (http://www.ppcc.edu/about-ppcc/campus-mapsdirections/rampart-range) Dr. Bruce Johnson, Chief Technology Officer of American Electric Vehicles (http://www.aevehicles.com/), will be discussing a new electric bus that has been designed at their […]
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