Engineering Lecture Series

Sponsored by Keysight Technologies


Upcoming Lectures

(Printable Version)

"Controlling Inverters with Advanced Grid Functions"
Mr. Mark Baldassari, Director of Codes and Standards, Enphase, Petaluma, CA
Thursday, February 1, 2018

"How Technology Helps Save the World's Most Valuable Resource"
Mr. Peter Carlson, Chief Technical Officer, HydroPoint Data Systems, CA
Thursday, February 15, 2018

"Smart Sensing Systems and Analysis of Exhaled Breath for Detecting Diseases"
Dr. Sudhir Shrestha, Assistant Prof., Engineering Science Department, Sonoma State University
Thursday, March 1, 2018

"Toward the Next-Generation Neural-Controlled Artificial Limb"
Dr. Xiaorong Zhang, Assistant Prof., Computer Engineering, San Francisco State University
Thursday, March 15, 2018

"Product Platforms, Firm Processes, and Firm Performance"
Dr. Sergio Canavati, Assistant Prof., School of Business and Economics, Sonoma State University
Thursday, April 5, 2018

"Why Did Silicon Valley Develop in the San Francisco Bay Area Instead of the East Coast?"
Dr. Don Estreich, Adjunct Prof., Engineering Science Department, Sonoma State University
Thursday, April 19, 2018

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The Engineering Lecture Series has been designed to benefit the Sonoma State student and faculty in the School of Science and Technology, high tech and biotech industries and related businesses and community in the North Bay Region.

The Lecture Series will cover a broad range of topics with focus on recent developments and trends and will provide a platform for interaction and exchange of ideas among the audience.

Attendance is open to the students, faculty and staff of SSU and other academic institutions, engineers and scientists from the industries, members of the Business Community and members of the Community, in general. A parking permit is required to park on campus, and is available for $5.00 at machines in the parking lots. Talks are otherwise free.

Days & Dates: First and Third Thursday of every month
Venue: Cerent Engineering Science Complex, Salazar Hall Room #2009A, Campus Map
Reception: 4:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Lecture: 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.
Q&A: 5:15 to 5:30 p.m.

For more information, please contact the ES Department at (707) 664-2030 or engineering@sonoma.edu.