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Women in Engineering Magazine, IEEE

Issue 2 • Date Dec. 2010

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  • [Front cover]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): C1
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 1
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  • Reaching the APEX [Letter from the Editor]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 2
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  • Masthead

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 3
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  • An Industrial Revolution [Amperes: Current Affairs from Around the World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 4 - 5
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    For the past four years Michal Judovits has been working for Ergo Consulting Group Ltd., an Israeli management consulting group. At age 27, she is a project manager with a team of ten people and a client list that includes both the largest bank and the largest insurance company in Israel. Yet, management consulting represents only a small part of an already impressive career???a career recognized ... View full abstract»

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  • Eyes on the Prize [Women to Watch]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 6 - 10
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    As codirector of research, senior scientist, and Ankeny Scholar of retinal molecular biology at the Schepens Eye Research Institute at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and professor of ophthalmology and pathology at Harvard Medical School, Patricia D'Amore's groundbreaking research focuses on understanding the mechanism of vascular growth and development, with an emph... View full abstract»

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  • Meet the "Mother of the Internet" [Women to Watch]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 10 - 12
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    Radia Joy Perlman is a software designer and network engineer specializing in network and security protocols for Sun Microsystems, now Oracle, a multinational vendor of computers, computer components, computer software, and information technology headquartered in Santa Clara, California. She holds more than 50 patents from Oracle alone. Dubbed the “Mother of the Internet,” she is mos... View full abstract»

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  • Spaced Out [Women to Watch]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 12 - 14
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    Hallie Gengl is not your typical college student. Yes, she might go to parties, hang out with her friends, or even cram the night before for an exam. But her accomplishments are what set her apart. Gengl, who is finishing up her sophomore year as a double major in earth and space exploration and meteorology/ climatology at Arizona State University in Tempe, is cofounder and vice president of Arizo... View full abstract»

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  • The Love of Math [Women to Watch]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 14 - 15
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    Kamakshi Sivaramakrishnan is at the forefront of engineering technology. As senior research scientist at AdMob Inc., one of the world???s largest mobile advertising networks with a wide range of products from mobile Web to in-application advertising and whose acquisition was recently announced by Google, Sivaramakrishnan drives the algorithmic machine learning techniques agenda for ad optimization... View full abstract»

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  • Bolstering Biomend [Women to Watch]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 15 - 17
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    A few years ago, Semahat Demir spoke to a group of graduate students at Brown University. In her remarks, she told them that there was “great potential for female role models, mentors, mentees, and peer mentors in biomedical engineering. Biomedical engineering is an ideal field for community building and peer mentoring.” When she looked through the data, she had found something fasci... View full abstract»

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  • Equal Opportunity Scams [The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly Engineering FACTS]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 18 - 19
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    One of the greatest things the author enjoys about IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is the opportunity to collaborate with other organizations that are interested in helping women and young girls explore new career opportunities and realize their aspirations. It is sad that women have encountered such difficult struggles to develop successful careers in nontraditional fields, but it appears that sc... View full abstract»

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  • Fun with Tayfun

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 19
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  • Fun with Tayfun

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 19
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  • A Volting Development

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 20 - 21
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    Marketing and flexibility help Hallberg grow Heliovolt. Hallberg's role is to serve as a bridge between the technical staff and customers and commercial partners. When the development teams need input on commercializing their designs, they can leverage Hallberg for customer feedback. View full abstract»

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  • Power and Responsibility

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 22 - 23
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    The paper presents the Humanitarian Technology Challenge (HTC) project. This group was created by IEEE members to address the problem of reliable electricity, data connectivity, and patient identification and healthcare records in developing countries. View full abstract»

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  • A Foundation of Consistency

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 24 - 26
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    On drugstore shelves across the country, there are bottles and tubes of foundation makeup by dozens of brands in dozens of shades. Buying foundation in a drugstore is tough. For one thing, the bottles and tubes are sealed, and there's no tester, meaning women can't try the foundation on their own skin. The same shade can look vastly different on various skin tones, and it always looks different wh... View full abstract»

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  • Becoming The Good Manager [Career Advisor: Experiences from the Real World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 27 - 28
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    Engineers and scientists have always excelled at learning and crafting technical proficiencies for their vocations, but there???s a new book on the shelves that urges professionals to improve their managerial skills. The Good Manager: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century Manager by Dean Gualco, while not industry specific, holds particular importance for engineers who are perhaps less known for th... View full abstract»

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  • Reverse Bias [Career Advisor: Experiences from the Real World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 28 - 34
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  • Guidance Counselors [Pipelining]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 29 - 30
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    The Teacher In-Service Program (TISP) enables IEEE volunteers to share their technical expertise and demonstrate the application of engineering concepts to support the teaching and learning of science, mathematics, and technology disciplines. View full abstract»

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  • Mothers and Daughters Make Sparks Fly [Pipelining: Attractive Programs for Women]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 30 - 33
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    If there's one person whose passion is evident in motivating more girls nationwide to enter engineering fields, it's Celeste Baine. Award-winning author of books including Is There an Engineer Inside You: A Comprehensive Guide to Career Decisions in Engineering and Engineers Make a Difference: Motivating Students to Pursue An Engineering Education, Baine doesn't stop there whe... View full abstract»

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  • Building a WiEM Network [Pipelining]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 34
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  • Real-Time Innovative Thinking [WIE from Around the World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 35
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  • Electromagnetic Personality [WIE from Around the World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 36 - 37
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  • Strategic Leadership [WIE from Around the World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 37
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  • Under Control [WIE from Around the World]

    Publication Year: 2010 , Page(s): 37
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Aims & Scope

IEEE Women in Engineering Magazine is the first magazine to focus on issues facing women who study or work in IEEE’s fields of interest.

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Meet Our Editors

Editor-in-Chief
Karen Panetta
Tufts University