Articles for February 2009


Newsletter Spotlights Member Benefits

6 February 2009
The monthly e-newsletter features various IEEE benefits

IEEE Standards Association to Build Awareness of Patent Pools

6 February 2009
The IEEE Standards Association and Via Licensing Corp

Member Recognitions: February 2009

2 February 2009
The following members were recognized by other organizations

Video Celebrates Pride in IEEE

6 February 2009
Aims to help members feel proud of the organization and to spread awareness of engineering's impact on society

IEEE Executive Committee Eliminated

6 February 2009
The change, approved by the IEEE Board of Directors, is effective 1 January

In Memoriam: February 2009

6 February 2009
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

IEEE Milestone Honors Creation Of Compact Digital Audio Disc Player

6 February 2009
Learn about the history of this tech breakthrough

Making It as a Consultant

6 February 2009
Everything you need to know if you want to become a consultant

Botnets Pose Growing Silent Threat

6 February 2009
A warning of the issue was presented at an IEEE conference

How Four IEEE Fellows Changed Their Worlds

6 February 2009
Learn about their accomplishments in medicine, the automotive industry, telecommunications, and education

IEEE to Hold First Green Technology Conference

6 February 2009
Will cover technologies for reducing energy use, such as home automation, home and commercial-building energy management, and reduced-energy lighting

IEEE Takes the Initiative on Sustainability

6 February 2009
The initiative will contribute IEEE’s expertise to the public dialog and to strengthen IEEE’s societies’ efforts and capabilities in the field

IEEE Foundation Funds Three Projects

6 February 2009
The projects focus on solar-powered electricity, preservation of a historic site, and a robotics competition

Recipients of the 2009 IEEE Medals and Awards

6 February 2009
These are the recipients of the 2009 IEEE medals, service awards, honorary memberships, corporate recognition awards, prize papers, and technical field awards

Society Recognitions: February 2009

6 February 2009
The following people were honored with awards from IEEE societies

Mobile Mom

6 February 2009
The IEEE member has helped to advance the semiconductor industry for the past two decades

Experience Versus Education

6 February 2009
Is on-the-job experience more important than what you're taught in the classroom?

How IEEE Can Help the Engineers in Nigeria

6 February 2009
The IEEE Nigeria GOLD chair shares his ideas