IEDEC 2012: Program (Rev. 3)


SESSION 1A

Monday March 19 2012

Training & Teaching Methods

Chair: Troy Wood, Synopsys

10:20AM
1A.1
Hands-on Teaching of Embedded Systems Design Using FPGA-Based tPad Development Kit
Hamid Mahmoodi1,  Arturo Montoya2,  Joie du Franco2,  Chris Rodriguez2,  Jose Carrillo2,  Ankita Goel1,  Cheng Chen1,  Amelito Enriquez2,  Hao Jiang1,  Wenshen Pong1,  Hamid Shanasser1
1San Francisco State University, 2Cañada College

10:40AM
1A.2
Training for Inter-disciplinary Multi-sensor System Design at All Levels
Zeljko Zilic1 and Boris Karajica2
1McGill University, 2STMicroelectronics

11:00AM
1A.3
Teaching First-Year Interdisciplinary Students to Use Computational Design Software in a Spatial Thinking Course
Belgacem Ben Youssef1,  Barbara Berry2,  Michael Sjoerdsma2
1King Saud University and Simon Fraser University, 2Simon Fraser University


SESSION 1B

Monday March 19 2012

Virtual Systems

Chair: Lili He, San Jose State University

10:20AM
1B.1
SustainCity –A Interactive Virtual Reality Game System
Ying Tang1,  Sachin Shetty2,  Kauser Jahan1,  John Henry3,  Samuel Hargrove2
1Rowan University, 2Tennessee State University, 3Education Information Resource Center

10:40AM
1B.2
The Next Evolution of Distance Learning and the Virtual Instruction Experience
Ross Jerozal
Charles M. Salter Associates, Inc

11:00AM
1B.3
Virtual Learning System in Electronics Engineering Education
Debabrata Bagchi,  Kapil Kaushik,  Bhanu Kapoor
Sparsha Learning Technolgies


SESSION 2A

Monday March 19 2012

Interdisciplinary Education

Chair: Pallab Chatterjee, Silicon Map

1:30PM
2A.1
Global Co-op: Engineering Education through Outsourcing
Oguz Ergin1,  Abdulkadir Utku Diril2,  Wei-Jin Dai2
1TOBB University of Economics and Technology, 2Vivante Corporation

1:50PM
2A.2
PROJECT HAWK - An Innovative Introduction of Practical Learning & Entrepreneurship in Engineering Education
Akash Mathew1,  Vinod Pangracious2,  Anto Varghese1,  Ashwin Thomas1,  Dennis Mathew1,  Jim George3
1Sixth Semester, Under Graduate Student(BTech.), at Rajagiri School of Engineering and Technology, Kakkanad, Cochin, India, 2University of Pierre & Marie Curie, Paris, 3Sixth Semester, Under Graduate Student(BTech.), at Mahatma Gandhi University College of Engineering, Thodupuzha, India

2:10PM
2A.3
Traditional and project- and team-based education in mechatronic and robotic systems design
Patrick Labenda,  Thomas Predki,  Leif Heckes,  Tim Sadek
Ruhr-University Bochum

2:30PM
2A.4
Infusing Assistive Technology in Undergraduate Engineering Education
Sang June Oh and Raman Unnikrishnan
California State University, Fullerton

2:50PM
2A.5
A Global ELITE Program for IT Convergence Education
Jongwan Kim and Byung Seop Song
Daegu University

3:10PM
2A.6
Enabling Paradigms for Computer-Based Education
David Craven
Lam Research Corp.


SESSION 2B

Monday March 19 2012

Learning Systems

Chair: Paul Wesling, IEEE

1:30PM
2B.1
Efficient Course Creation with Templates in the Learning Management System OPAL
Ariane Heller,  Norbert Englisch,  Sven Schneider,  Wolfram Hardt
Chemnitz University of Technology

1:50PM
2B.2
Learning CMOS Logic Gate Design by Exploring Switch Network Domain
Renato Ribas1,  Vinicius Callegaro1,  Leomar da Rosa Jr.2,  André Reis1
1UFRGS, 2UFPel

2:10PM
2B.3
Cognition as a Measure of Team Diversity
Gregory Kress,  Martin Steinert,  Tessa Price
Stanford University

2:30PM
2B.4
Enhancing student learning in Chemical Engineering design via role play and enquiry guided learning: a case study from Qatar
Majeda Khraisheh and Farid Benyahia
Qatar University


SESSION 3A

Monday March 19 2012

Microelectronics Education

Chair: David Craven, Lam Research

3:50PM
3A.1
Status of Reliability Education
Fred Schenkelberg
fmsReliability

4:10PM
3A.2
Effectiveness of knowledge module on “Intel 45 nm transistor and high-k dielectric” into undergraduate Semiconductor Devices course
Chamila Siyambalapitiya1,  Robert Hyde1,  Kristin Kusmierek2,  Sanjukta Bhanja1
1University of South Florida, 2Independent program evaluator

4:30PM
3A.3
Student Working Groups: An Effective Form of Improving Microelectronics Education Quality
Rich Goldman1,  Karen Bartleson2,  Troy Wood3,  Kevin Kranen4,  Vazgen Melikyan5,  Eduard Babayan6
1Vice President Corporate Marketing & Strategic Alliances, Synopsys, 2Sr. Director, Community Marketing, Synopsys, 3Manager, University Alliances, Synopsys, 4Director, Strategic Programs, Synopsys, 5Director of Educational Department, Synopsys Armenia, 6University Program Specialist, Synopsys Armenia

4:50PM
3A.4
Advanced Virtual Embedded System Laboratory
Ramanarayan Mohanty and Aurobinda Routray
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

5:10PM
3A.5
Exploring embedded software concepts using the Hellfire platform with undergraduate students
Alexandra Aguiar and Fabiano Hessel
PUCRS


SESSION 3B

Monday March 19 2012

Interdisciplinary Engineering

Chair: Kip Brown, CMBJR Consulting

3:50PM
3B.1
Academic and Government Effort to Develop an Intelligent Transportation System: A Brazilian Project
Gilberto Nakamiti,  Vinicius Eduardo Silva,  Jose Henrique Ventura,  Sergio Augusto Silva
Unip - Brazil

4:10PM
3B.2
Engineering a new core
Shoba Krishnan1 and Ruth Davis2
1Electrical Engineering, Santa Clara University, 2Computer Engineering, Santa Clara University

4:30PM
3B.3
Electrizarte, combining engineering and arts
Lochi Yu and Fabian Abarca
Universidad de Costa Rica

4:50PM
3B.4
Inspiring Creativity with the Disney Institute for the Engineer of 2020
Mark M. Budnik and Eric W. Johnson
Valparaiso University

5:10PM
3B.5
Open-Studio Environments in Creative Industry Precinct —A Study on Hangzhou Design Talent Cultivation Mode
Ni Ling1,  Yu Gu2,  Chao Xiong3,  jijun Ding1
1School of Art and Design,Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, Hangzhou,P.R.China, 2School of Continuing Education,East China Normal University,Shanghai,P.R.China, 3School of Information Science and Engineering,Zhejiang Sci-tech University,Hangzhou, P.R. China

5:30PM
3B.6
Using Low Cost technology and relevant challenges to encourage and retain of engineering students
Mark Walters
National Instruments, University Relations