Successful Introduction To The Python Programming Language Seminar

  On Wednesday, May 4 2022, the IEEE FWCS hosted an introduction to Python online presentation. This event was attend by 84 FWCS members. Dr. Jim Anderson presented an overview of the Python programming language including a history of the language, how variables are handled, decisions are made, and two different looping techniques. Python lists… Read more

An Introduction To The Python Programming Language

The Python programming language is currently one of the most popular languages to learn. Python is a high-level, general-purpose programming language. Its design philosophy emphasizes code readability. Its language constructs aim to help programmers write clear, logical code for small- and large-scale projects. In this one hour presentation, we’ll cover how you can get set… Read more

Propane – A low carbon solution for the future

4/16/2021 – 4pm – 6pm Virtual No Fee The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) is a nonprofit that provides leading propane safety and training programs and invests in research and development of new propane-powered technolo-gies. PERC is operated and funded by the propane industry. PERC programs benefit a variety of markets including transportation, agriculture,… Read more

Successful GPS Satellite Presentation!

  On Wednesday, July 29th 2020, Michael Mayor presented “How Do You Know Where You Are?” to the Florida West Coast Section of the IEEE. There were over 50 member in attendance to this online virtual presentation. Michael covered how satellites maintain their position, how they communicate with the ground, and how our cell phones… Read more

Passing of Jim Howard

Florida West Coast Section of IEEE mourns the passing of Jim Howard, on April 5, 2020. Jim was a dedicated volunteer in our Region and throughout IEEE. Jim served on the IEEE Board of Directors in 2002-2003 (Region 3 Director) and in 2012 (IEEE-USA President). He served as a VP for both AESS and PES…. Read more

Successful Scanning Fiber Endoscope Presentation!

On Wednesday, December 4th, Ivan Yeoh presented an overview of the research that he’s been doing on scanning fiber endosopes. So if I was to ask you what is going on inside of you right now, what would you say? I suspect something along the lines of “I don’t know”. That’s too bad — there… Read more