Annual IEEE Connecticut Conference on Industrial Electronics, Technology & Automation
(CT-IETA 2016)
October 14 - 15, 2016
Sponsored by: University of Bridgeport & IEEE
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Program at Glance

The technical sessions are scheduled for Friday October 14, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM followed by the awards ceremony and dinner. On October 14 afternoon, the poster session takes place. Instructions for poster session can be found at: http://ctieta.org/poster_instructions.html

On October 15, there will be keynote speech and panel discussions.

CTIETA 2016 Conference Program

Friday, October 14 2016

Registration: 8AM-4PM,  Social Room, Student Center

8:45 - 9:00 - Opening Remarks  
Dr. Khaled Elleithy and Dr. Tarek Sobh, General Chairs, IEEE CT-IETA 2016

CARH 151

9:00 - 9:45 Keynote Speech
Title of speech: Industrial Applications of Ultrasonic Sensors
Dave W. Greve, Ph.D, Emeritus Professor of ECE, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

CARH 151

9:00 - 11:00 : CT Skills Challenge
Connecticut Technology Council

Social Room, Student Center

9:45 - 10:15 Coffee Break

Social Room, Student Center
(Stop by to see different exhibitions)

10:15 - 12:00 : Technical Session TS1

Industrial Electronics and Applications

Chair:       Buket Barkana
CARH 151

10:00 - 12:00 Tutorial
Introduction to COMSOL Multiphysics and MEMS Applications
Presenter: Dr. Chandan Kumar, COMSOL Inc.
CARH 152

12:15 - 1:15 : Lunch, Social Room, Student Center
(Stop by to see different exhibitions)

01:30 - 03:00 : Technical Session TS2

Intelligent Systems and Security

Chair:       Xingguo Xiong
CARH 151

01:30 - 03:00 : Poster Session

Chair:    Miad Faezipour , Co-Chair:   Jeongkyu Lee
Social Room, Student Center
(Stop by to see different exhibitions)

03:00 - 03:30 : Coffee Break, Social Room, Student Center
(Stop by to see different exhibitions)

03:30 - 5:00 : Technical Session TS3

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Chair:    Navarun Gupta
CARH 151

03:30 - 5:00 : Technical Session TS4

Novel Applications of Engineering and Technology

Chair:   Junling Hu
CARH 152

05 :30 - 07:30 Awards Ceremony  and Dinner
Tower Room, ABC Building

Saturday,  October 15, 2016

Registration:  9AM-11AM ,  Social Room, Student Center

09:00 – 9:45 Workshop

Title: BioMEMS in Connecticut: Technology Innovation and Industry Landscape

Rong Fan, Ph.D, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Yale University, USA

CARH 151

09:00 – 9:45 Panel

Title:  Robots in Education – Benefits and Open-Source Technologies for Educators

Presenters: George I Fomitchev1, Sarosh Patel2, Jack Toporovsky2, Joseph (Jay) Lipp3Mishah U. Salman4, Mohammad Azhar5, Kang Li6.

1Endurance robots, Inc.,  

2University of Bridgeport,  

3Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet High School

4Stevens Institute of Technology

5The City University of New York

6Rutgers University

CARH 152

10:00 - 10:45 Keynote Speech
Title of speech: Data Science: Recent Developments and Future Trends
Li Chen, PhD, Associate Professor, University of District of Columbia, USA

CARH 151

10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break, CARH Hall

11:00 - 12:00 Panel

Title: Nanomaterials and Biomedical Applications
Alicia A. Petryk, Prabir Patra, Xingguo Xiong, Isaac Macwan, Linfeng Zhang, University of Bridgeport, USA

CARH 151