Tag Archives: Technology

Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP)

    February 27th, 2013 EMP is a concept by which a sharp spike in the time-domain for electromagnetic energy can cause a wide bandwidth frequency range of energy transmitted.  If this energy reaches electronic equipment after attenuation and propagation loss … Continue reading

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My Mom Gave Me a Map Once

February 26th, 2013     Talking to a young woman the other day, we were discussing the technology of smartphones, GPS etc.  She stated how dependent she was on here in-vehicle navigator to get around. In fact, she was almost fully … Continue reading

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The Changing Telephone

Jan. 26th, 2013 – The Reliable Telephone Utilizing Voice Over IP (VOIP) technology for my fixed phone, I pondered a little about the history of the telephone.  What initiated this was the realization that VOIP is not quite as reliable … Continue reading

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Investing In Technology

Investors want to invest in technology with the best payoff but have trouble evaluating proposals and business plans. If one is not in the field then one simply can not understand the subtle nuances of high tech business propositions submitted … Continue reading

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Terahertz (THz)

The electromagnetic (EM) spectrum band between what we loosely refer to as radio frequencies (RF) and light is approximately the Terahertz regime.  It has come in the “spotlight” in the last few years because of the TSA full body scanners … Continue reading

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IEEE Chicago Entrepreneurs’ Network

IEEE Chicago Entrepreneurs’ Network (EN) The IEEE Chicago Section is looking to create an Entrepreneurs’ Network (EN) to encourage business, innovation and collaboration between entrepreneurial engineers and business in the Chicagoland area.  An EN is similar to a Consultants’ Network … Continue reading

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