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Issue 3 • May-June 2011

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  • [Front cover]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): C1
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 1
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  • Masthead

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 2
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  • [Editorial]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 3
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  • [The Way Ahead]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 3
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  • Rising Sun [IEEE Student Branch Profile]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):4 - 8
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  • What Is the Most Important Skill/Quality in the Engineering Workplace? [The Way I See it]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):6 - 8
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  • Chef, Cook, or Bottle Washer? [Career Consultation]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):9 - 18
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    You have studied hard, working long hours to conquer mathematics, physics, electronics, and all the other courses required, and now you are an engineer. Congratulations, you have worked hard to reach this new plateau, but the question now is, will you be a chef, cook, or bottle washer? Perhaps the analogy is not too clear, so some additional comments may help you decide on your future path. View full abstract»

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  • Achieve Success Through Effective Leadership [Career Consultation]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):10 - 12
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    In a previous era, just doing your job well may have been good enough. But in today's competitive global economy, taking the next step and displaying leadership is almost a prerequisite for getting ahead. I'll use a real-life example from one of my clients to illustrate what leadership is and why it's so important. View full abstract»

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  • Gamesman solutions

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 12
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  • Taking Leaps with Greg Forbes Siegman [Career Consultation]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):13 - 15
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    Compared in media and reviews to figures like Forrest Gump, John Nash (A Beautiful Mind), and Steven Spielberg, Greg Forbes Siegman has learned to use a brain that functions differently to build bridges between people who are different. View full abstract»

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  • On Planning Your Career [Career Consultation]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):16 - 18
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    Over the 50-plus years of my career, at least to this point, I have noted a large population of industry workers, engineers, technicians, administrative, and manufacturing personnel who did not enjoy the work in which they were involved. View full abstract»

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  • Solving Business Problems with High-Tech Communications

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):19 - 22
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    This paper discusses the career in corporate communications or high-tech public relations. This article opened by suggesting the solution of business problems. The marketing of products and technologies is extremely important to commercialize electronic products and technologies. There is frequently a need to market a company's products to consumer or other technical audiences, which is usually do... View full abstract»

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  • Do You Want to be in Fashion? Go Hybrid Using Neurosymbolic Systems

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):24 - 29
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    The necessity of creating intelligent processing entities has become an important field of study for some researchers. Most of the time, it is difficult to decide what type of knowledge representation to use in order to find the best way to solve a problem. In the literature, there is always a competition to demonstrate that one type of knowledge representation is better than the other. Over the y... View full abstract»

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  • Make your mark

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 29
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  • State-of-the-Art Techniques for Detecting Transient Errors in Electrical Circuits

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):30 - 35
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    A historical overview and the latest most promising techniques that allow the detection of a single transient error in a circuit, is presented. The following are presented: transient or soft errors; detecting transient errors with coding techniques: parity, Berger and Bose-Lin, Hamming encoding, error encoding in random logic; redundancy in time and space; error detection with logic synthesis; and... View full abstract»

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  • Are you a cat or a mouse?

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 35
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  • Failures, Monitoring and New Trends of Power Transformers

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):36 - 43
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    This article presents a survey on failures, monitoring, and new trends of power transformers. There are three main types of power transformers, namely, oil immersed, gas-insulated, and dry-type transformers with or without cast coil insulation system. Operating stresses of power transformers have increased due to the load growth and the increased bulk power transactions, where recent and imminent ... View full abstract»

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  • Implications of Large-Storage Mobile Phones

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):44 - 46
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    There are different types of portable devices on the market: portable media players (PMPs), personal digital assistants (PDAs), smartphones, and basic mobile phones. Although they have overlapping functions, each has its own characteristics and targeted customers, so one can hardly completely replace another. View full abstract»

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  • [2011 Student Activities Committee E-mail Addresses]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 47
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  • IEEE Media Advertising Sales Offices

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 47
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  • Gamesman problems

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 48
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IEEE Potentials is the magazine dedicated to undergraduate and graduate students and young professionals.

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Texas Instruments
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