TI-RTOS Basic Game Development

Date: Wednesday, October 18.

Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm

Place: HPA1-207

Come out to a TI Workshop sponsored by IEEE

Receive a hands-on deep dive into the TI LaunchPad development kit and the SimpleLink™ product portfolio.  Learn how this family of microcontrollers introduces students to ARM® Cortex®-M, skills students will need in the industry, the different options for wireless communications and the multiple paths available to begin developing IoT products.  Gain insight into TI’s Real-Time Operating System through simple commands and learn how it can be used to manage complex applications such as a handheld game.
Participants will need to bring a laptop loaded with the Code Composer Studio software and TI-RTOS for MSP432  (or use CCS Cloud).

1. Download and install the latest version of CCS from http://ti.com/ccs or CCS Cloud from http://dev.ti.com
2. Create an account on https://my.ti.com
3. Create an account on https://www.hackster.io

RSVP https://goo.gl/forms/4GM6XG0VAb8R2gMB2 or http://tinyurl.com/ucfrtosworkshop2017

Leadership Training & Networking with SPAx

Date: Saturday, October 14.

Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Place: Orlando Science Center.

Mark your calendars for a day of leadership training, fun activities, networking and fantastic speakers! On Saturday, October 14th from 10 am to 4 pm, IEEE-USA is taking over the Orlando Science Center (777 E Princeton St, Orlando, FL 32803), with a day of leadership training, fun and thought-provoking activities, networking and a panel discussion. Lunch is provided.

Register at EventBrite: https://spax.eventbrite.com/

All student members are welcome, but we only have room for 100 attendees. So, sign up quickly! There is a $5 deposit upon signing up. Contact spax@ieee.org for more details.

Carpool: Fill out this form https://goo.gl/forms/W7eA647uA7qTK7Vl2

Getting into Graduate School Panel

Date: Tuesday, October 17.

Time: 6:00pm – 7:00pm.

Place: CREOL 103

Getting into Graduate School Panel by The Society of Optics Students. This panel will consist of UCF Professors familiar with graduate school applications and what they expect from a graduate student. Some topics that will be covered are: picking a graduate school program, how to pick an adviser, how to attain funding, how funding usually works, how to make yourself a competitive applicant, a day in the life of a graduate student, etc. Bring your questions for the Q&A session!! Panelists: Dr. Sudipta Seal, Pegasus Professor and Chair, Materials Science and Engineering Dr. Axel Schulzgen, Professor of Optics & Photonics, Graduate Committee Member, CREOL Dr. Mercedeh Khajavikhan, Associate Professor of Optics & Photonics, CREOL.

They will provide pizza to those who RSVP! www.SOSGradSchoolPanel.eventbrite.com

Lockheed Martin Virtual Reality Tech Talk

Date: Tuesday, October 3

Time: 6:00pm

Place: HEC 101

If you’re interested in tackling the challenges facing our communities, our country and the world, chances are that Lockheed Martin is working on them. We are looking for college students and graduates ready to start their careers in a meaningful way in the areas of:

Aerospace Engineering
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Finance
Material Science
Math & Physics
Mechanical Engineering
Systems Engineering
Supply Chain
Human Resources

*******Pre Register at: http://tinyurl.com/ybsrs22d ********