External Events

Electronics Packaging Symposium – Sept 7-8, 2022 – Binghamton University

This year’s symposium was organized by Binghamton University, GE Research and IBM.  We are having an electronic packaging symposium at Binghamton University on September 7th, and 8th.  Detailed information is below.  
The agenda is packed and contains timely technical talks and workshops.  A  highlight of the …

Westinghouse Statue Project Committee Schenectady, New York

5 years ago, citizens erected two life size statues of Thomas Edison and Charles Steinmetz along Erie Boulevard, Schenectady.  This was done so that our citizens would never forget the great heritage that we have here since the early days of creating and harnessing electricity.  …

Tailoring insulation surface charge behaviors: From hazards to functionality – Thursday, Nov 18, 2021

A Schenectady Section DEIS technical talk presented by Dr. Chuanyang Li
Date: 18 Nov 2021Time: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Eastern USLocation: Virtual (Zoom) Meeting: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85044201429Event Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/event/register/285686
Charge accumulation on the insulation surface distorts the local electric field, triggers partial discharge and flashover, which poses potential …

Benefits of Ester Technology – Thursday, Oct 28, 2021

A DEIS technical talk presented by Dr. Kevin Rapp
Date: 28 Oct 2021Time: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PMLocation: Virtual (Zoom) Meeting: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89349910346 Event Registration: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/event/register/285325
The presentation and discussion of the benefits of ester technology will begin with details and history of the invention of “natural ester …