Meeting History

Welcome to the Southeastern Michigan IEEE EMC Society Past Meeting History Page!

November 16, 2017 – Jerry Begal (W9NPI)  – Topic: “A Brief History of Military Communications” – Al Ameer – Canton

October 19, 2017 – Maker Meeting – HD TV Antennas! – Bosch

September 28, 2017 – “Oktoberfest” – Hilton Garden Inn – Southfield, MI

July 20, 2017 – Radio Astronomy for the Amateur  with Tom Hagen, Ken Redcap and Jim Abshier

June 15, 2017 –  Spectrum Analyzer Pre-selection – Scott Niemiec – Rhode & Schwarz – Al Ameer – Canton     Slides:  http://www.emcsociety.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/The-Value-of-Pre-Selection-in-EMC-Measurements-06-15-17_v1_Print.pdf

May 11, 2017 – EMC Fest – Embassy Suites – Livonia

April 20, 2017 – The ARRL Lab: Trials, Tribulations and (Tall?) Tales  – Ed Hare W1RFI  – ARRL – Sponsors NoiseKen & Measurement Instruments

March 16, 2017 – “Basic Electromagnetic Shielding for EMC” – Scott Piper – Al Ameer Restaurant in Canton – SPONSOR: ZF

February 16, 2017 – “WHAT CAUSES ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION AND CONSEQUENT EMC/EMI IMPLICATIONS?” – Omar Ramahi – University of Waterloo – Al Ameer Restaurant in Canton.    TO BE RE-SCHEDULED

January 19, 2017 – Statistical Process Control in the EMC Laboratory – Kimball Williams – Al Ameer Restaurant in Canton

December 15, 2016 – Role of Electromagnetic Simulations in Product Design – Dr. C. J. Reddy – Altair 1820 E. Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI  48083

November 17, 2016 – Electromagnetic Engineering for Automotive Applications – Bryon Neufeld – EMA3D – Al Ameer Restaurant in Canton

October 17, 2016 – Dr. Naoki Shinohara, MTT distinguished lecturer – WIRELESS POWER TRANSFER VIA RADIOWAVES – Embassy Suites – Livonia – Joint meeting with Chapter IV.

September 15, 2015 – Automotive Time Domain Reflectrometry – Jon Kinney – Keysight – Location: Al Ameer in Canton  Event Slides

August 18, 2016 – High-speed SI Fundamentals – Chunfei Ye – Location: Al Ameer – Canton

July 21, 2016 – IEEE EMC DL Kate Remley Ph.D. – NIST – An Introduction to Free-Field Measurements of Wireless Devices in Reverberation Chambers: A general overview of wireless tests in RCs –  At Bosch in Plymouth

June 16, 2016 Arnold Nielsen – Low Cost Test Methods, War Stories and Lessons Learned – Antonio’s Canton, MI

May 5, 2016 EMC Fest 2016 – Embassy Suites – Livonia – Lee Hill & Bruce Archambeault

March 17, 2016 – Chris Semanson – U of M Dearborn – FEKO Demos Location: UM Dearborn IAVS Building      Modeling Demo Video Simulation Demo Powerpoint

February 18, 2016 – Jason Smith – HV Technologies – Amplifier Proper Use, Care and Selection – Embassy Suites – Livonia

January 21, 2016 – Mike Hertz – Teledyne LeCroy – New Techniques for Automotive EMC/EMI Testing Using Oscilloscopes – Fairlane Center South – Dining Room D

December 17, 2015 – Robert C. Scully – NASA – UM Dearborn Fairlane Center South Dining Room D – Lightning Protection for the Orion Space Vehicle

November 19, 2015 – Dennis Schwaiger, Interplay Between Engine Cooling Fan and Heat Exchanger – Bosch Presentation Room 15000 N. Haggerty Rd, Plymouth, MI  – Sponsor: Bosch Electrical Drive North America

October 15, 2015 – Jun Fan – Power distribution network design for high-speed printed circuit boards – UM Dearborn FCS Dining Room D

October 6, 2015 – EMC Oktoberfest – Bill Wangard – Embassy Suites – Livonia – Sponsored by Rhode & Schwarz

July 16, 2015 – Low EMF design of Wireless Power –  UM Dearborn FCS Dining Room D – Joungho Kim Slides

June 18, 2015 – Keith Frazier – Mismatch Error on Cellular Phone Simulation – UM Dearborn FCS Dining Room D Slides

May 21, 2015 – John Norgard – UM Dearborn – FCN Room 110 – Space Exploration: EMI/EMC Problems/Solutions NASA ~ Past/Present/Future Missions “Orion” Mars/Moon Spacecraft-

May 7, 2015 – EMC Fest 2015 – Elya Joffe – Embassy Suites – Livonia, MI

April 28, 2016 – Spring Conference – UM Dearborn – Fairlane Center North – Robots with Arduino – Candace & John Suriano

April 16, 2015 – Smart Grid EMC Standards Harmonization – Jerry Ramie – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Center North Room 116 – Pizza Sponsor Gap Wireless http://www.gapwireless.com/

February 19, 2015 – EMC For Business managers – Joanna Hill – UM Dearborn Fairlane Center South – Dining Room D Pizza Sponsor: AE Techron www.aetechron.com SLIDES

January 15, 2015 – Verifying EMC Numerical Modeling Results using Measurements – Scott Piper –  U of M Dearborn Event Slides 9 MB PDF

December 18, 2014  – Crosstalk between PCB Traces (with real-time measurements) – Bogdan Adamcyzk, Ph.D.  Grand Valley State University – U of M Dearborn

November 20, 2014 – James Drewniak – Missouri S&T EMC Laboratory – Channel Modeling and Analysis for Signal Integrity in High-Speed Designs – U of M Dearborn

October 16, 2014 – Cyrous Rostemzedah – “Operational Field Coupled ESD Susceptibility of Magnetic Sensor IC’s in Automotive Applications” – Meeting Location: UL Novi SLIDES MOVIE

September 18, 2014 – Dale Becker – IEEE EMC Distinguished Lecturer – Integrated Signal and Power Integrity for High-Speed Channel Design – UM Dearborn – Fairlane Center North

July 17, 2014 – Practical EMI Mitigation Methods – Hiro Ikeda – Intermark USA

June 19, 2014 – Debugging EMI Problems Using a Real-Time Oscilloscope & Near-Field Probes – Mike Schencker – Rohde & Schwarz – at University of Michigan Dearborn FCN

Slides1: 1TD05-1.1e – EMI Debugging with the R&S RTO and R&S RTE Oscilloscopes
Slides2: Debugging EMI problems with an Oscilloscope_June2014

May 8, 2014 – EMC Fest 2014 – Doug Smith – Novel and Practical Approaches to EMC Design and Troubleshooting – Canton Summit on the Park

April 17, 2014 – Signal Integrity Characterization – Jay Diepenbrock EMCS DL – U of M Dearborn Slides: SI Electrical Quantities & Meas IEEE3a

March 20, 2014 – ISM Band Transmitters & New ETSI Standards – James Young – Rohde & Schwarz – U of M Dearborn Fairlane Campus North
Slides: ESTI ISM Band Standards Update – IEEE

February 20, 2014 –   Introduction to Antenna Parameters and Antennas for EMC -Vince Rodriguez – ETS-Lindgren – University of Michigan Dearborn
Slides:
http://tinyurl.com/l4gud2m

 

January 16, 2014 Dr. Christopher L. Holloway: “Atom Based Self-Calibrating E-field Sensors and Probes: The Next Generation in Field Measurements” **University of Michigan Ann Arbor**

December 19, 2013 – Gary Fenical – Board Level Shields – U of M Dearborn –  Sponsor: Laird Technologies
Slides: http://www.emcsociety.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/BLS Technology Advancements Dec 2013.pdf

November 21, 2013 – Introduction to Radio Astronomy – Tom Hagen & Ken Redcap Sponsor: Yazaki Job Fair

October 22 – Effective Presentations – CST & IEEE SEM Chapter 8 (EMC) will host a Reception in honor of Dr. Archambeault

September 19, 2013 – Automated EMC Design Rule Checking: Past, Present, and Future – Samuel Conner –  at U of M Dearborn – Sponsor: Rohde & Schwarz

August 15, 2013 – Jack Black – DLS – RoHS Requirements Effect on CE Requirements – U of M Dearborn

June 20, 2013 – Dennis Lewis – at U of M Dearborn – Sponsor – Amplifier Research

May 9, 2013 – EMC Fest – Canton Summit on the Park
Event Video: http://youtu.be/Pki5uFZBWo0

April 25, 2013 – Madhavan Swaminathan – SEM Section Conference – U of M Dearborn

March 21, 2013 – Vignesh Rajamani, Ph.D. – “A practitioners approach to Reverb Chamber Testing.” – U of M Dearborn

February 21, 2013 – EMC failure mitigation in Impedance land, Oh my.  Joanna Hill – U of M Dearborn

January 24, 2013 – Uwe Flor – EMTest – Electric Vehicle EMC Testing

January 24, 2013 – Uwe Flor – EMTest – Electric Vehicle EMC Testing

November 14, 2012 – Fall Section Meeting Ed Hare ARRL and Real World EMC Problems

October 18, 2012 – “VAC Nanocrystalline Components – The EMI Solution” –  Rodney Rodgers – Vacuumschmelze – U of M Dearborn

September 20, 2012 –  FFT measurement techniques used in EMI receivers – James Young R&S – U of M Dearborn

July 19, 2012 – Jerry Meyerhoff – Why does my design fail EMC & How to fix it?

June 21, 2012 – Cyrous Rostamzadeh – Ford CS-2009 Radiated Emissions test techniques.

May 16, 2102 – Todd Hubing – EMC Fest 2012 – Canton Summit on the Park

April 24, 2012 –  Rhode & Schwarz mobile training seminar on “Modern Concepts in Electromagnetic Immunity Testing” –  Yazaki North America

April 10, 2012 – Spring Section Meeting – Matt Jackson: Time Domain Evaluation of Antenna Preamplifier Saturation.

March 15, 2012 – AIRCRAFT ELECTROMAGNETIC ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS AND SAFETY: PART 2 – Doug Hughes – U of M Dearborn

February 16, 2012 – EMI Modeling using NEC program 4NEC2 – John and Candace Suriano

January 18, 2012 (Wednesday)George Barth – Amplifier Research – U of M Dearborn

December 15, 2011 – EM Simulation Methods – Scott Piper – U of M Dearborn Fairlane Center North

November 10, 2011 – ESD Topics – Takeshi Ishida from NoiseKen U of M Dearborn Fairlane Center North

September 14, 2011 – Wireless Aboard Aircraft, Why All The Fuss?

June 16, 2011 – Mark Steffka – Antennas and Transmission Lines – U of M Dearborn – SPONSOR: Underwriters Laboratories

EMC Fest 2011 – May 18, 2011 – Canton Summit on the Park

April 21, 2011 – Automotive EMC Testing; The Challenges of Testing Battery Systems for Electric and Hybrid Vehicles – James P. Muccioli, Dale Sanders & Steve English

April 7, 2011 – Method of Moments – John and Candace Suriano – Spring Section Conference – U of M Dearborn

March 17, 2011 – Gowry Pathmanathan – Benefits and Practical Application of Smith Charts in the Field of EMC – U of M Dearborn – Sponsor: TUV

February 17, 2011 – Cyrous Rostamzadeh – ESD Behavior of Multi Layer Ceramic Capacitors – U of M Dearborn SPONSOR: mk-messtechnik GmbH

January 20, 2011 – Kimball Williams – EMC Test Planning for Customers – U of M Dearborn – SPONSOR: CMP

December 16, 2010 – Greg Senko- ESD Simulator Verification – U of M Dearborn

November 18, 2010 – Mike Hopkins – EMC Scanning – NOT for Emissions Technical – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Center North

November 4, 2010 – Fall Section Conference – Dr. Omar M. Ramahi  – “The exotic world of metamaterialsand its relevance to EMI/EMC engineers – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Center North

October 21, 2010 – Steve Gladstien & Kimball Williams – Best Practices Workshop: ISO17025 Certification practices & hints – *** Special Venue *** TÜV Plymouth, MI

September 16, 2010 – Sergiu Radu, Ph.D., NCE – Engineering Aspects of PCB Level EMC Design, U of M Dearborn

August 19, 2010 – Kimball Williams – Training an Automotive EMC Engineer  & Deciding on a Career Diection- U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Center North

June 17, 2010 – Arnold Nielsen – Automotive EMC Component Spec Perspective and Essential PCB Design Rules – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Center North

May 20, 2010 – EMC Fest 2010 – “EMC Engineering of Hybrid Vehicle Components” – Canton Summit on the Park – Canton Michigan

April 22, 2010 –   Spring Section Conference – Tom Mullineaux – “Aiding the 17025 Laboratory Accreditation Process by Capturing Key Performance Data on RF Power Amplifiers” and “Demystifying Radio Frequency Fields and Radio Frequency Components”– U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Center North

March 18, 2010 – James Muccioli – EMC System Engineering of Hybrid & Electric Vehicles – University of Michigan – Fairlane Center North

February 18, 2010 – Chris Semanson – IEEE EMC Society laboratory experiments Manual University of Michigan – Dearborn – EMC Laboratory – ELB Room 227

January 21, 2010 – Simple Analog Filtering – Workshops from the 2009 Austin Symposium – U of MDearborn

November 24, 2009 – The Nation’s Leading EMC Educator – Henry Ott – University of Michigan Dearborn –Main Campus

November 18, 2009 – Fall Section Conference – Nano-Technology and Nano-Business – Ypsilanti, Michigan

October 15, 2009 – EMC Means More than Everyone Must Comply” – Candace R. Suriano, John R. Suriano, Vino Pathmanathan – U of M Dearborn

June 18, 2009 – EMC Best Practices Workshop – U of M Dearborn – Join us for an exchange of time and labor saving ideas, tips and techniques from EMC component test laboratories around Southeastern Michigan.

May 21, 2009 – EMC Fest 2009 – Lee Hill – Canton Summit on the Park

April 30, 2009 “EMC Design and Suppression for DC Motors in Military and Automotive Vehicles” – James Muccioli – U of M Dearborn – Spring Section Conference – Fairlane North Campus – Room TBD

April 18, 2009 Southeastern Michigan IEEE Section Professional Development Seminar (PDS) April 18, 2009

April 16, 2009 Career Night – Careers in Transition – University of Michigan  – Fairlane North Campus – Room TBD

 

March 19, 2009 “Generation and Calibration of 600 V/m Field Levels for Automotive EMI Testing” – Tom Millineaux – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane North Campus – Room 126

February 19, 2009 “Care and Feeding of High Power Amplifiers” – Jason H. Smith – Amplifier Research

January 22, 2009 “Ask the Experts” U of M Dearborn – Fairlane North Campus

November 14, 2008 – Green Technology in the Great Lakes – IEEE Fall Section Conference.

October 2, 2008 – Robert C. Scully – Space Station EMC and Power Distribution Issues. U of M Dearborn – Fairlane North Campus

September 17, 2008 – EMC Tech Tour – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

August 18-22, 2008 International IEEE EMC Symposium – Detroit, Michigan

May 8, 2008 – EMC Fest 2008 – Doug Smith – Canton Summit on the Park

April 2, 2008 – Cyrous Rostamzadeh – ESD Mitigation Techniques Spring Section Conference – U of MDearborn – Fairlane Campus

February 26-27, 2008 – Automotive Standards EMC Standards Workshop
U of M – Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

January 24, 2008 – Ask the Experts U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

November 8, 2007 – “Broadband millimeter-wave phased array architectures for polarimetric radar applications” PLUS “U of M Amateur Radio Club”  IEEE Fall Section Meeting – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

October 18, 2007 – Agilent -“Using Digital Oscilloscopes”  – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

September 25, 2007 – “EMC Tech Tour” – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus Quad E

August 14, 2007 – ODF  A Digital Document Format is Threatening a Multibillion-Dollar Monopoly Dave Scholl, Ford Motor Company – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

May 3, 2007 – EMC Fest 2007 – Product Filtering for EMC- Canton Summit on the Park

March 29 – Dr. Alfred Hero – Signal processing for sensor networks Section Conference – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

March 5, 2007 Inspecting Signal Integrity Problems of CAN, LIN, and FlexRay Serial Busses Presented by: Johnnie Hancock, Agilent Technologies – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

January 11, 2007 – Powering, Grounding and Protection Solutions for Sensitive Electronic Process and Control Equipment – 5:30pm to 7:30pm – Edgewood Electric in Madison Heights

January 18 – Gary Fenical – Laird – U of M Dearborn – Fairlane Campus – Room 110

November 2, 2006 The Reduction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive and The Compliance Implications – Jack Black – D.L.S.

October 12, 2006 “Model & Measure” Presented by:  George Crumrine, Agilent Technologies Fairlane Campus – U of M Dearborn

September 20, 2006 – Utilizing Overlooked Characteristics of Ferrites for Improved Printed Circuit Board EMI Suppression – Presented by Lee Hill – Yazaki Learning Center

July 18, 2006 – TECH TOUR – FREE EMC Workshop – University of Michigan – Dearborn – Fairlane Campus

July 29, 2006 – Leadership Development Workshop – University of Michigan – Fairlane Campus

June 8, 2006 – Electromagnetic Printed Circuit Board Scanning Techniques – University of Michigan – Fairlane Campus

May 2, 2006 – EMC Fest 2006 – Dr. Bruce Archambeault – Electromagnetic Computational Modeling for Real-World Engineering Problems

April 13, 2006 – Tayfun Ozdemir – Reduction of Interference Among Antennas, Cable Harness and Electronics in Automobiles Using Computational Electromagnetics and Optimization Techniques

March 15, 2006 – Howard Johnson Training Video on Power Line Decoupling – X2Y Farmington Hills

March 2, 2006 – Basic Antenna & Probe Use in EMC – Workshop – U of M Dearborn

February 9, 2006 – Bill Gilmore – Mutual Inductance and Loops with Demonstrations

January 30 & 31, 2006 – Automotive EMC Standards Workshop

January 17, 2006 Spectrum Analyzer Basics – Tom Holmes & Vince Woederman

November 9, 2005 – Thomas Jerse – The role of symmetry in minimizing common-mode emissions

October 19, 2005 – Joe Butler – Advances in EMI Gasketing Technology

September 21 & 22- Henry Ott – Electronic Noise and Interference Control – Canton, MI

September 8, 2005 “Ask the EMC Experts” – University of Michigan – Dearborn – Fairlane Center – North Campus

July 26, 2005 – “Practical Automotive EMC Design and Test Techniques”
University of Michigan – Dearborn

June 15, 2005 – SonATA: SETI on the Allen Telescope Array – Peter Backus – SETI Institute

May 3, 2005 EMCFest 2005 – Henry Ott – Canton Summit on the Park

April 6, 2005 IEEE Spring Section Conference – U of M Fairlane Center North Campus

March 16, 2005 – John Ford – National Radio Quiet Zone – U of M Fairlane Center North Campus

February 16, 2005 – LT Seth A. Miller – Rail Gun Missile Launching – U of M Fairlane Center South Campus

January 19, 2005 – James Lawlis – Ford Motor – CAN Network EMC Considerations – at U of M Fairlane Center South Campus

November 10, 2004 – Fall Section Meeting – Tom Hahn – “Radiated Immunity Test Considerations” – AR Worldwide

October 13, 2004 – Roy Leventhal – “Simulation of high-speed circuits to design for signal integrity and EMI control” DaimlerChrysler – Auburn Hills

September 28, 2004 “Predicting Radiated Emissions” – Candace Suriano – DaimlerChrysler , Auburn Hills, MI
Discussion the empirical and theoretical transfer function between the EUT and receiving antenna

September 14 & 15, 2004 – Reverberation Testing Workshop – EST Plymouth, MI

June 24, 2004 – “Preparing an EMC Laboratory for A2LA Accreditation” – Phil Fanson – PowerpointPresentation

May 19, 2004 – Comparison of “Thresholding in Reverb Chambers” for Automotive Testing – Garth D’Abreu from ETS-Lindgren – At EST Plymouth, MI

May 6, 2004 – EMC Fest 2004 – Tom VanDoren – EMI Coupling Mechanisms and Diagnostic Techniques – The Dearborn Inn, Dearborn, Michigan

March 24, 2004 – IEEE Spring Section Conference Pictures

March 9, 2004 – “High Speed Digital Oscilloscope Measurements” Mike Turner – LeCroy – Takata ASL – Farmington Hills

 

March 11, 2004 SAE World Congress – EMC Sessions – Cobo Hall Room W2-64 Exhibit Pass

February 18, 2004 – “Real Time Spectrum Analyzers and their Applications” Robin Jackman – Southfield Holiday Inn

February 3 & 4, 2004 – Automotive EMC Standards Conference

December 10, 2003 – Cheung-Wei Lam – Signal Integrity Design Versus Radiated Emission Control – EMC Society Distinguished Lecturer

November 19, 2003 – Greg Senko – Schaffner EMC – ESD Techniques (and ESD slide show presentation attached)

October 29, 2003 James Muccioli – Embedded Circuit Layered Architecture for Internal Noise Cancellation

September 17, 2003 – Bruce Archambeault – Reducing Emissions through PCB Layout and Effective Power / Ground Plane Decoupling

June 6, 2003 EMC Fest – Clayton Paul – Dearborn Inn

April 28-30 Reverberation Chamber, Anechoic Chamber and OATS Users Meeting – Austin, TX

April 30, 2003 – Thomas Chessworth – Electromagnetic News Report – Wine Tasting – CANCELED

March 26, 2003 – Achim Gerstner – Monitoring Complex Devices During EMC Testing – Yazaki North America

February 6, 2003 – Michael J. Hart Sr. – Horror Stories in Automating EMC Testing – Visteon Technical Center

November 6, 2002 – “DaimlerChrysler EMC Performance Requirements Changes Overview” – Terry NorthPLUS “High Frequency Motor Measurements in a Gtem” by James Muccioli

October 23, 2002 – Mike Windler – UL Labs Novi, MI – Testing Above 1 GHz – with PDF Slides from Fall Section Meeting

September 30, 2002 – Russell V. Carstensen – NARTE EMC Certifications – EST – Plymouth, MI

August 12, 2002 – Arnie Nielsen & Howard Kendall – RC Model Aircraft Field Demonstrations – Northville MI

Igor Belokour’s Presentation Slides – Coupling of Electromagnetic Energy though Aperatures into Enclosures

June 25, 2002 – Igor Belokour – Coupling of Electromagnetic Energy though Aperatures into Enclosures.

April 22, 2002 – EMC Fest 2002 at the Dearborn Inn Click Here to See Pictures from EMC Fest 2002

March 27, 2002 – Spring Section Meeting – Kimball Williams – SPC in an EMC Laboratory

“Why Does Your Cell Phone Work?”- Fred Bauer – at Eaton – Southfield March 12, 2002

“Driving Concepts for Automotive EMC Testing” February 7, 2002 – Heri Rakouth – at U of M Ann Arbor

“A Tutorial on ISO EMC Standards Development” Presented by: Kin Moy Date: 10/9/2001
“Signal Detection with EMI Receivers”Werner Schaefer Date: Tuesday, September 25, 2001

“EMC Fest 2001” – April 23, 2001 – Lee Hill & James Muccioli

“ARRL’s role addressing EMC issues for Amatueur Radio “ Presented by: Ed Hare Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2001

“The Ford/Visteon component EMC specification” Presented by: Mike Bosley Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2000

“Comparison of Methods to Evaluate the Performance of a Three-Meter Semi-Anechoic Chamber”Presented by: Robert F. GermanTuesday, January 11, 2000

 

 

 

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