Volume 48 Issue 2 • February 2011

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  • IEEE Spectrum - Front cover

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): c1
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):1 - 3
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  • Fantasy sports reporting [Back Story]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 4
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  • Contributors

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 6
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  • The E-word [Spectral Lines]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 8
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  • Network defense gone wrong [Update]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):11 - 12
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  • Batteries that breathe

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 13
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  • Edison vindicated [Update]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):14 - 16
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  • Chevy Volt sparks a series of plug-in hybrids [Update]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):16 - 18
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  • The coming data deluge [Technically Speaking]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 19
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  • Balloon-borne photography [Hands On]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):20 - 21
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    Get a bird's-eye view on a budget. Although there's a certain awe-inspiring beauty to the images that hobbyists' weather balloons can capture from the edge of space, in fact most of the good stuff happens much nearer the ground. View full abstract»

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  • Plan B: B-School [Careers]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):22 - 23
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    Whether to advance to management, work on Wall Street, or turn a ripe idea into a business venture, getting an MBA is a popular career move. View full abstract»

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  • Want to start a business? Forget the MBA. Just Do It.

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 23
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  • The other MEMS [Careers]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 24
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  • Dream Jobs 2011 [Special Report]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):25 - 40
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    Engineers, are you ready to shake things up? We know that the economy lately has been, well, unforgiving. But we still believe that you can–and should–find jobs you adore. This year, we met 10 engineers whose abrupt turns and occasional missteps led them to question their deepest desires, right the course, and find the jobs that are best for them. We quizzed hiring managers at top companies to lea... View full abstract»

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  • The polar particle hunter

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):42 - 47
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    This paper describes the different experiments that take place in different parts of Antarctica for the detection of cosmic-ray neutrinos. The paper describes the design of IceCube Neutrino Observatory which is a particle detector to detect cosmic ray neutrinos. View full abstract»

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  • The tops in flops

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s):48 - 54
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    Supercomputers are now running our search engines and social networks.Modern supercomputers are based on groups of tightly interconnected microprocessors. In recent years, supercomputers have shaped our daily lives more directly. View full abstract»

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  • Germany leads the PV market–for now [The Data]

    Publication Year: 2011, Page(s): 64
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