IEDEC 2013 Program, Rev. 4


SESSION 1A

Monday March 4, 2013

11:00AM-12:00Noon

New Challenges and Opportunities in Engineering Education

Chair: David Craven, Lam Research

11:00AM
1A.1
An Approach to Teaching Innovation Processes in Engineering
Gary Anderson
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

11:20AM
1A.2
Development of Creativity in Engineering Education Using TRIZ
Anatoly Lepeshev,  Sergey Podlesnyi,  Tatyana Pogrebnaya,  Anatoly Kozlov,  Olesya Sidorkina
Siberian Federal University


SESSION 1B

Monday March 4, 2013

11:00AM-12:00Noon

Emerging Technologies for Education

Chair: Kip Brown, CMBJR Consulting

11:00AM
1B.1
Fun based Education for Ages from 3 to 100: Lighting the Candle of Learning Passion (Invited Paper)
KRS Murthy
Smart Kids R US

11:20AM
1B.2
Virtual Reality Educational Pathfinders (VREP)
Rex Kozak1 and Robert Berggren2
1East Marshall High School/VREP, 2Virtual Reality Educational Pathfinders (VREP)

11:40AM
1B.3
Chances and Risks of Using Clicker Software in XL Engineering Classes – From Theory to Practice
Valerie Stehling,  Ursula Bach,  René Vossen,  Sabina Jeschke
IMA/ZLW & IfU, RWTH Aachen University


SESSION 2A

Monday March 4, 2013

1:30PM-3:30PM

Advanced Technologies for Microelectronics Engineering Education

Chair: Gary Woods, Rice University

1:30PM
2A.1
Low Power Design Flow Based on Unified Power Format and Synopsys Tool Chain
Venkatesh Gourisetty1,  Hamid Mahmoodi1,  Vazgen Melikyan2,  Eduard Babayan3,  Rich Goldman4,  Katie Holcomb4,  Troy Wood4
1San Francisco State University, 2State Engineering University of Armenia, 3Synopsys Armenia CJSC, 4Synopsys Inc.

1:50PM
2A.2
Modern System on Chip Challenges Demand Development of New Skills in Electronic Engineering Graduates
Jack Erickson and Mark Warren
Cadence Design Systems

2:10PM
2A.3
Teaching IC Design with the ARM Cortex-M0 DesignStart Processor and Synopsys 90nm Educational Design Kit
David Flynn1,  Troy Wood2,  Phil Dworsky2,  Vazgen Melikyan3,  Eduard Babayan3
1ARM, Ltd., 2Synopsys, 3Synopsys Armenia

2:30PM
2A.4
Virtual Labs for Electronics Engineering using Cloud Computing
Debabrata Bagchi,  Kapil Kaushik,  Bhanu Kapoor
Sparsha Learning Technologies

2:50PM
2A.5
From Gates to FPGA: Learning Digital Design with Deeds
Giuliano Donzellini and Domenico Ponta
DITEN-University of Genoa


SESSION 2B

Monday March 4, 2013

1:30PM-3:30PM

Advanced Technologies for Software Engineering Education

Chair: Gary Anderson, Uinversity of Arkansas at Little Rock

1:30PM
2B.1
Incorporating Development for Mobile Devices When Teaching Software Engineering
Ani Nahapetian
California State University, Northridge

1:50PM
2B.2
Object Oriented Design through game development in XNA
Daniela Giordano and Francesco Maiorana
University of Catania

2:10PM
2B.3
On Interdisciplinary Student Background: A Successful Course Integrating Teaching and Research
Melody Moh,  Rafael Alvarez-Horine,  Satish Chandawale,  Susmit Arun Mogarkar
San Jose State University

2:30PM
2B.4
Applied Cryptography for Computer Science Programs: A Practitioner’s Approach
Alexander Uskov
Bradley University

2:50PM
2B.5
Hands-On Teaching of Software and Web Applications Security
Alexander Uskov
Bradley University


SESSION 3A

Monday March 4, 2013

3:50-5:50PM

Curriculum Development for Interdisciplinary Engineering Education

Chair: Lili He, San Jose State University

3:50PM
3A.1
Capacitive Accelerometer Laboratory Using Polymer-Film Rapid Prototyping Technology
Antonio Gellineau,  Ali Rastegar,  Roger Howe
Stanford University

4:10PM
3A.2
Applying Kirigami Models in Teaching Micro-electro-mechanical Systems
Yung C. Liang
National University of Singapore

4:30PM
3A.3
Teaching Embedded Programming to Electrical Engineers, BioEngineers, and Mechanical Engineers Via the Escape Platform
Shaoyi Su,  James Kerwin,  Stephen Crowe,  Joseph Cavallaro,  Gary Woods
RIce University Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering

4:50PM
3A.4
Mobile Software Engineering in Mobile Computing Curriculum
Vladimir Uskov
Bradley University

5:10PM
3A.5
An EDA Course Module for the Topic of Reliability Using Automotive Electronics as Applications
Shih-Hsu Huang,  Wen-Pin Tu,  Hua-Hsin Yeh,  Mely Chen Chi
Chung Yuan Christian University

5:30PM
3A.6
Senior Capstone: A Software Defined Radio Design for Amateur Astronomy
P Behnke1,  D Soberal2,  S Bredeweg1,  Bruce Dunne1,  Andrew Sterian1,  D Furton1
1GVSU SOE, 2Univ of Illinois


SESSION 3B

Monday March 4, 2013

3:50-5:50PM

Effective Teaching in Engineering Education

Chair: Melody Moh, San Jose State University

3:50PM
3B.1
Integrating Ethics in the Chemical Engineering Curriculum: The Qatar University Experience
Majeda Khraisheh,  Ramazan Kahraman,  Mahmoud Abdulwahed,  Michael Romanowski
Qatar University

4:10PM
3B.2
Honors Undergraduate Research Course, a Prime Assessment and a Proposal for a Link with Capstone Design Experience
Amar Khoukhi
Department of Systems Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 31261, Phone: + 966 3-860-7614, Fax: + 966 3 860 2965

4:30PM
3B.3
Engineering Analysis for Educational Concepts’ Assessment
Riadh Besbes1,  Rached Tourki2,  Philippe Gorce1
1University of Toulon-Var, 2University of Monastir

4:50PM
3B.4
Teaching of Design and Manufacturing Tools in a Contextualized Environment
Jovani Castelan and Daniel Fritzen
SATC

5:10PM
3B.5
Teaching and Learning Experience Using Digital Sketching
Hoda Eiliat1 and Daniela Pusca2
1University of Windsor -Phd Student, 2University of Windsor - Learning Specialist


SESSION 4A

Tuesday March 5, 2013

1:30PM-3:30PM

Electronics Education

Chair: Vivek Joshi, Global Foundries

1:30PM
4A.1
Engaging Undergraduate Students in Nano-Scale Circuit Research using Summer Internship
Hamid Mahmoodi1,  Jesus Garcia2,  Joshua Lohse2,  John Paulino2,  Hector Prado2,  Atul Balani1,  Sridevi Lakshmipuram1,  Cheng Chen1,  Amelito Enriquez2,  Hao Jiang1,  Wenshen Pong1,  Hamid Shanasser1
1San Francisco State University, 2Cañada College

1:50PM
4A.2
Instrumentation Laboratory at a Foreign Study Center with Concurrent Instruction
Erik Bardy and Mark Reuber
Grove City College

2:10PM
4A.3
A Project-Based Interdisciplinary Program in Sustainable Energy
Tim Healy1,  Greg Smestad2,  Jasmin Gonzalez1
1Santa Clara University, 2Sol Ideas Technology Development

2:30PM
4A.4
A Laboratory on the Configuration of Electric Power Substation Monitoring and Control Based on the SEL751A Relay and an Induction Motor Drive for a Three Phase Power Supply
Ishwar Singh1 and Tom Wanyama2
1Mohawk College, 2McMaster University

2:50PM
4A.5
“What does your Building Compute, Mr. Foster?” How Computer Science Students can Learn from Architecture and the Built Environment
David Claveau
ASU

3:10PM
4A.6
An Interdisciplinary Project in Sustainable Development Based on Modern Visual Programming Environments and Web 2.0 Technologies
Daniela Giordano and Francesco Maiorana
University of Catania


SESSION 5A

Tuesday March 5, 2013

3:50-5:50PM

Miscellaneous Topics in Education

Chair: Hamid Mahmoodi, San Francisco State University

3:50PM
5A.1
Immersive and Non-immersive Virtual Reality System to Learn Relative Motion Concepts
Michael Kozhevnikov1 and Johannes Gurlitt2
1Norfolk State University, 2University of Freiburg

4:10PM
5A.2
The Function of Text Description in Sketch Promotion
Ling Yun Sun,  Wei Xiang,  Chang Lu Wang,  Shuai Shao
Modern Industrial Design Institute, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China

4:30PM
5A.3
An Application of “InThinking” to University-Industry Collaborations
William Bellows1 and S. Jimmy Gandhi2
1Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne, 2California State University, Northridge

4:50PM
5A.4
How to Write Your First Scientific Paper
Simone Reis and Andre Reis
UFRGS

4:20PM
5A.5
How to Write Your First Patent
Simone Reis and Andre Reis
UFRGS