January/February 2016

Are Wearables Safe?

Are Wearables Safe?

Author(s): Leslie Mertz
Are Wearables Safe? 620 374 IEEE Pulse

Sometime over the last few years, wearable electronics have become the norm. Whether it’s a cell phone attached to a holster at the hip, a smart watch on the wrist,…

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Teaching the Real World

Author(s): Thomas Jepsen
Teaching the Real World 620 374 IEEE Pulse

Above: The 2015 UNC BME senior design team It’s not just about a grade,” says senior BME student Sam Ray. “These are real engineering problems.” Ray is one of the…

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Highlights in the History of the Fourier Transform

Author(s): Alejandro Dominguez
Highlights in the History of the Fourier Transform 150 150 IEEE Pulse

L’étude profonde de la nature est la source la plus féconde de découvertes mathématiques. —Jean-Baptiste Joseph Fourier (1768–1830) [accordion title=”Introducing the Fourier Transform”] By Max E. Valentinuzzi Doesn’t it look like magic to traverse…

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