Pushing the Boundaries of Your Engineering Degree – Imagination Will Take You Everywhere

Homecoming at UC Berkeley Last week, for the Homecoming Weekend at UC Berkeley, I was invited by the Bioengineering Department to give a talk entitled “Pushing the Boundaries of Your Engineering Degree - Imagination Will Take You Everywhere.” I really enjoyed this opportunity to visit the campus and to speak with faculty and students – thank [...]

By |2018-10-18T08:05:52+00:00October 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mental Models, Resilience and Success

Building mental models Lately, I’ve been reviewing some of the lectures in an artificial intelligence class at MIT through OpenCourseWare (OCW). As an aside, I highly recommend OCW to anyone interested in furthering their understanding of any of a number of subjects in science, engineering, mathematics, etc. I’ve taken or sampled from many of the [...]

By |2017-11-10T10:25:50+00:00November 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New sim. Old (analog) circuitry.

One of my projects over the holidays at the end of 2016 was to put together a fantastic “new” flight simulator that I have on long-term loan from a friend. Why am I so excited about this (besides the fact that it’s a flight sim!)? It’s an old Aviation Simulation Technology (AST) sim – with [...]

By |2017-01-27T18:45:55+00:00January 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment