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Issue 3 • Date March 2012

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  • IEEE Spectrum - Front cover

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): c1
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  • Table of contents

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  • Penetrating insight [Back Story]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 4
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  • Contributors

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  • Lessons from Korea inc. [Spectral Lines]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 8
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  • A test case for IP in china

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):9 - 10
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  • Japan's green dreams delayed

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 11
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  • A faster fast fourier transform

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):12 - 13
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  • Virtual power plants, real power

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):13 - 14
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  • Get up and go green [The Big Picture]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):16 - 17
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  • Pocket scope roundup [Hands on]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):18 - 19
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  • DIY manufacturing [Hands on]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):20 - 21
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  • Going nuclear [Careers]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 22
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  • Is math still relevant? [Reflections]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 23
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  • Becoming Bionic

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):24 - 29
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    Imagine a piece of technology that would let you control an apparatus simply by thinking about it. Lots of people, it turns out, have dreamed of just such a system, which for decades has fired the imaginations of scientists, engineers, and science fiction authors. It's easy to see why: By transforming thought into action, a brain-machine interface could let paralyzed people control devices like wh... View full abstract»

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  • A shocking truth

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):30 - 58
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    This paper discusses automated external defibrillators design and malfunctions. The paper also discusses how FDA addresses this issues such as reclassification despite claim by manufacturers that reclassification will double or triple the development time for new devices. View full abstract»

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  • Voyage to the bottom of the sea

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):36 - 41
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    The paper presents an underwater vehicle designed for manned deep-sea exploration. View full abstract»

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  • Driving the 21st century's lights

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):42 - 47
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    This paper discusses the adoption of using LED-based lamps as compared with the incandescent lamps. LED lamps contain an assortment of highly engineered components. The generic example shown here includes an array of white-light LEDs and the electronic circuitry to drive them, all packaged in a compact screw-in unit. View full abstract»

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  • India's big bet on identity

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):48 - 56
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    The worlds largest biometric authentication system reaches its first major milestone, but lots of challenges remain. View full abstract»

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  • Made by apple in name only [The Data]

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 68
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