IEEE Potentials

Issue 2 • March-April 2012

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  • Front Cover

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): C1
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  • Table of Contents

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 1
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  • Masthead

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  • Editorial

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 3
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  • The Way Ahead

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):3 - 43
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  • Ethics for Engineers?

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):4 - 5
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  • Ruzyllo On Transistor (R)evolution and its Multidisciplinary Nature

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):6 - 7
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    In any technical domain, there are certain developments that cut across years and technological generations and, to a significant degree, shape the entire field. One particular development, from which aspiring electrical engineers can learn, is the story that follows the evolution of the transistor from the early integrated circuits (ICs) years and continuing on into the future. It is a fine examp... View full abstract»

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  • Gamesman Solutions

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 7
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  • Bird in the Hand: An Electronic Field Guide App for Bird Watchers

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):8 - 14
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    This article documents the design and implementation of an electronic field guide for bird watchers-named RB Birds-developed to run on mobile smart phones and aimed at looking up, checking, and identifying 362 bird species that are encountered at the Rio Blanco Ecological Reserve, "which is located on the outskirts of Manizales, Colombia. This application package has a database that contains infor... View full abstract»

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  • Single-Event Soft Errors in CMOS Logic

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):15 - 22
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    In this article, various mechanisms for combinational logic-related radiation induced soft errors such as SE-induced soft delays, SE clock jitter and clock pulse, and SE crosstalk effects have been discussed. Our analysis shows that increasing SE crosstalk noise and delay effects occur with smaller technologies. This work has finally discussed hardening techniques for SE crosstalk noise and delay.... View full abstract»

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  • Like Us On Facebook

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 22
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  • A Pseudo-Divide-By-Carrier Coherent Demodulator for DSB-SC Signals

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):23 - 27
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    A novel demodulation technique was introduced to recover the baseband signal from a DSB-SC pass-band signal. The technique relies on an arithmetic division of the DSB-SC wave by a synchronized carrier wave. The phase error and frequency drifts may lead to severely corrupted signal. A earner recovery technique (PLL or signal squaring method) are recommended for robust operation. The electronic circ... View full abstract»

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  • Express Yourself in IEEE Potentials

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 27
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  • Data Management and Synchronization in a Mobile Ad Hoc Network

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):28 - 30
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    Mobile devices need not always be connected to a server. The device hoards required data in its local memory so that it can access the data even when it is not connected with the network. To preserve the consistency among data stored at the client end and the server end, some synchronization technique has to be applied. View full abstract»

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  • Using Stereo Vision to Construct 3-D Surface Models

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):31 - 37
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    Surface model reconstruction from stereo vision is appealing to the rehabilitation industry, including the rehabilitation treatment equipment manufacturers. This article presents a systematic approach for constructing editable three-dimensional (3-D) surface models from stereo cameras and employ this approach to develop a commercializable system for automatically building custom-contoured seats. View full abstract»

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  • An Eye on Visual Sensor Networks

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s):38 - 43
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    Networks of visual sensors have recently emerged as a new type of sensor-based intelligent system, with performance and complexity challenges that go far beyond those of existing wireless sensor networks (WSN). For many years now, networks of cameras have been used for surveillance and security. These networked cameras, unable to process any data locally, would send their individual streams to a c... View full abstract»

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  • My First Job: Engineering Evolution

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 44
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  • 2012 Student Activities Committee E-mail Addresses

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 46
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  • IEEE Media Advertising Sales Offices

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 46
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  • Got Game?

    Publication Year: 2012, Page(s): 47
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  • Gamesman Problems

    Publication Year: 2012, 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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Sachin Seth
Texas Instruments
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