Engineering Lecture Series

Sponsored by Keysight Technologies

Upcoming Lectures

(Printable Version)

"Trends and Innovations in Electronic Design Automation Software"
Dr. Steve Chen, R&D Section Manager, EEsof EDA Division, Keysight Technologies
Thursday, September 3, 2015

"Peeling Atoms via Ultrasharp Nanostructures for Bio-Chemical-Environmental Sensing and Pollution Control"
Prof. Saif Salam, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UC Davis
Thursday, September 17, 2015

"Estimation of Rural Electricity Demand"
Prof. Daniel Soto, Environmental Studies and Planning, SSU
Thursday, October 1, 2015

"Software Defined Networking"
Dr. Farzad Ghannadian, Director of Software Defined Networks, VMWare
Thursday, October 15, 2015

"Overview of RF Switch Technology and Applications"
Mr. Drew Fisher, Staff Hardware Engineer, RF Microwave R&D, national Instruments
Thursday, November 5, 2015

Prof. Sayeef Salahuddin, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, UC Berkeley
Thursday, November 19, 2015

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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