Articles for March 2012


IEEE Xplore Expands With New Content

5 March 2012
Collections added from other technical organizations

Calendar: March-May 2012

5 March 2012
Historic dates in technology and upcoming IEEE events

Putting the Focus on Engineers

5 March 2012
A roundup of EWeek activities

How Hard Is it to Be an Entrepreneur?

12 March 2012
A look at what holds back engineers from starting their own businesses

New Tool to Help Monitor the Environment

5 March 2012
Better data for better decisions

IEEE Medal of Honor Goes to Hennessy

5 March 2012
President of Stanford receives IEEE’s highest honor

Conferences: May–July 2012

5 March 2012
Upcoming IEEE conferences cover intelligent vehicles, multimedia, and more

The 2011 Winners Are...

5 March 2012
Here is the tally of votes from valid ballots counted in the 2011 annual election

Two Nominated for 2013 President-Elect

5 March 2012
J. Roberto Boisson de Marca and Tariq S. Durrani are the candidates

Books of Interest: March 2012

5 March 2012
A selection of free publications from the IEEE eBook Classics collection

2012 Election Countdown

5 March 2012
The annual ballot is right around the corner

The End of an Encyclopedia’s Era

19 March 2012
After more than 200 years of publishing, Encyclopedia Britannica will eliminate print

Would You Give Employers Your Facebook Password?

23 March 2012
A new practice has employers asking job candidates for private information

Five New Officers Join Board

5 March 2012
Officers began serving their terms on 1 January

In Memoriam: March 2012

5 March 2012
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

Hatice Altug: Diagnosing Disease

5 March 2012
Portable biosensor detects viruses

A Flatter World

5 March 2012
It’s time to address the challenges of universal access to technology

Introducing the 2012 Fellows

5 March 2012
The IEEE Fellows class for 2012 has been announced

Proceedings of the IEEE Celebrates a Century

5 March 2012
Special editorial features and centennial events are under way

Are Printed Textbooks Disappearing?

5 March 2012
More and more students are learning on iPads

Achievements: March 2012

5 March 2012
These IEEE members recently were recognized for their work by other organizations

Membership Tops 415 000

5 March 2012
Student membership contributes to global growth

Spotlight on Four Standards: March 2012

5 March 2012
Recent IEEE standards cover IT, the smart grid, power and energy, and exposure limits

Part-time Passions: March 2012

5 March 2012
From steamboats to the tango, engineers have a variety of hobbies