Articles for March 2018


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IEEE President Jim Jefferies On Defining the Future

1 March 2018
Priorities for IEEE as a 21st-century professional membership organization

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IEEE Events at SXSW Cover Quantum Computing, Regenerative Medicine, and Scent Technology

7 March 2018
Hugh Herr and Dean Kamen among this year’s speakers

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The Culture of ‘Publish or Perish’ Is Hurting Research

9 March 2018
The number of citations an author receives does not directly equate to impact in the field

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Three Candidates Vie for 2019 President-Elect

12 March 2018
Toshio Fukuda, Vincenzo Piuri, and Jacek Zurada are in the running

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Q&A With Emmy Award–Winning Engineer

13 March 2018
Gary Sullivan and his team were recognized for the HEVC standard, which improves picture quality and shortens video upload time

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Timeline: Advancements in Television During the Past Century

8 March 2018
IEEE Milestones recognize those who helped make TV what it is today

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Three Emerging Biomedical Engineering Trends

5 March 2018
Find out what fields are revolutionizing health care

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IEEE Brings Diverse Perspectives to Internet Governance Forum

2 March 2018
Discussions in Geneva addressed shaping future policies

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Ten on Tech: Spotlight on Steven J. Sasson

8 March 2018
An interview with the inventor of the first digital camera

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Countdown to the 2018 IEEE Annual Election

14 March 2018
A look at open positions and deadlines

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Introducing the 2018 Class of IEEE Fellows

2 March 2018
They are an elite group of nearly 300 pioneers in engineering, science, and technology

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The Future of Television Is Flexible, Bright, and Larger Than Life

6 March 2018
Next wave of models offers roll-up screens and interactivity

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Calendar: March–May 2018

7 March 2018
A look at upcoming IEEE events

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STEM Education Program Formed to Honor Elif Gizem Akkaya

14 March 2018
IEEE Turkey Section’s student branches join forces after a student member is killed in an attack

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Mitsubishi’s Large-Scale Display Changed the Way We Watch Live Sports

16 March 2018
The system, installed at Dodger Stadium in 1980, receives an IEEE Milestone

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First IP-Based Standard for Digital TV Could Change the Face of Broadcasting

16 March 2018
ATSC 3.0 promises immersive audio, interactivity, and hyperlocal emergency alerts

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In Memoriam: March 2018

26 March 2018
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

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Radio-Themed Exhibit Takes Visitors Back in Time

22 March 2018
Antique board games, perfume, and Valentine’s Day cards on display

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Want to Get the Most Out of Your IEEE Membership? Join a Group

20 March 2018
Getting involved at the local level can boost your overall happiness

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How to Break Into Broadcast Technology

21 March 2018
Radio, television, and online streaming services need engineers

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IEEE Standard to Rate the Trustworthiness of News Sites

27 March 2018
Automated rating system to analyze factual accuracy, headlines, and more

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Special Report: The Future of Television

23 March 2018
This issue explores the latest advances in TV and broadcast

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What’s the Dress Code for Job Interviews These Days?

29 March 2018
Your outfit could show employers whether you fit in

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Fever-Detecting Pacifier Wins IEEE Maker Project Contest

30 March 2018
Bubu Digital alerts parents when their baby’s temperature rises

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Assistive Tech for the Blind Takes Center Stage at CSUN 2018

30 March 2018
Innovations include a free app for navigating buildings and a device that lets you ‘see’ with your tongue

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Boost Your Career by Learning the Basics of Project Management

15 March 2018
IEEE-USA e-book provides practical advice

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Members Host Robot Wrestling Match and Build a Sustainable Community Kitchen

19 March 2018
Check out activities from around IEEE’s regions

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The Birth of Silicon Valley: Radio Leads the Way

1 March 2018
Long before computing, Bay Area engineers and hobbyists were transforming communications

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Nominate the Next Leaders of IEEE for 2019 and 2020

15 March 2018
Volunteers are needed to serve as corporate officers and committee members and chairs