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NOVEMBER 1999    VOLUME 42    NUMBER 4    IEEDAB    (ISSN 0018-9359)
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Preface . . . . . .J. J. Sluss, T. Skvarenina, and T. E. Batchman
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Title

Author(s)

Keywords

Additional Software Requirements

Learning Signal Processing Using Interactive Notebooks

CD-ROM Directory 01

Richard Shiavi Signal Processing

MATLAB

Interactive Learning

MS Word 97

Text Editor

Using PSpice 8.0 to Teach Digital Logic

CD-ROM Directory 02

Michael Giesselmann PSpice

Digital Logic

NONE

Teaching Digital Systems in the South African Context

CD-ROM Directory 03

Pieter J. Bakkes Reconfigurable Logic

Africa

Rapid Prototyping

NONE

TransNet: The Transportation Research Internet Cooperative

CD-ROM Directory 04

Randall Guensler

John D. Leonard II

Johnny Dunning, Jr.

Internet

World Wide Web

Transportation Research

Electronic Forum

Online Connection Required

A Spherical Pendulum System To Teach Key Concepts in Kinematics, Dynamics, Control, and Simulation

CD-ROM Directory 05

Fathi Ghorbel

James B. Dabney

Spherical Pendulum

Kinematics

Simulation

Newtonian and Lagrangian Dynamics

Nonlinear Dynamics and Control

Netscape 4.0 and up

Internet Explorer 4.0 and up

Evolution and Enhancements of a Microprocessor Systems Course

CD-ROM Directory 06

Naraig Manjikian

Stan Simmons

Engineering Education

Microcomputer Hardware and Software

Microcontrollers

Programmable Digital Logic

Simulators

PDF Reader

Online Connection Required

Hypermedia: A Tool for Teaching Complex Technologies

CD-ROM Directory 07

María D. Valdés

María J. Moure

Enrique Mandado

Hypermedia

Education

Complex Technologies

Electronics

Quick Time

Online Connection Required

Student-Written Control Application Case Studies

CD-ROM Directory 08

Ian K Craig Case Study Course

Control Systems

Industrial Control

Online Connection Required

Computer-Aided Implementation of Graphical Root Locus Design Recipes

CD-ROM Directory 09

M. Sami Fadali Contrtol Systems

Root Locus Design

CAD

NONE

Attracting Women into Engineering - a Case Study

CD-ROM Directory 010

Malgorzata S. Zywno

Kimberley A. Gilbride

Peter D. Hiscocks

Judith K. Waalen

Diane C. Kennedy

Women

Engineering

Recruitment

High School

Quick Time

Real Player

Teaching Programming Concepts Using an Icon-Based Software Design Tool

CD-ROM Directory 011

Donald J. Bagert

Ben A. Calloni

Engineering Design

Software Design Tools

Iconic Environments

Multimedia Educational Software

Educational Research

Online Connection Required

Educational Design of High-performance Arithmetic Circuits on FPGA

CD-ROM Directory 012

Gregorio Cappuccino

Giuseppe Cocorullo

Pasquale Corsonello

Stefania Perri

Digital Design

FPGA

Arithmetic circuits

Division

Online Connection Required

Introducing Optoelectronics Through Automated Characterisation of Devices and Virtual Measurement Software

CD-ROM Directory 013

John Dunne

Tom Farrell

David McDonald

Ronan O'Dowd

Optoelectronics Characterisation Software

Online Connection Required

Direct Access to Images for Best Resolution

Analysis of the differential amplifier with an active load

CD-ROM Directory 014

Shirshak K. Dhali Differential Amplifiers

Active Load

PSpice

Direct Access to Images for Best Resolution

Developing and Evaluating an Organizational Learning Process to Continuously Improve Teaching

CD-ROM Directory 015

Tim Kotnour Feedback

Organizational Learning

Quality Improvement

NONE

ClassWise: Synchronous Internet Desktop Education

CD-ROM Directory 016

J. Mark Pullen

Michael Benson

Synchronous Distributed Education

Multimedia Networking

Direct Access to Images for Best Resolution

Reflections on the operation of large multi-disciplinary projects in engineering, design and design management

CD-ROM Directory 017

Jon Ivins

Ray Holland

Multi-Disciplinary

Product

Design

Education

Conceptual Models

Engineering

NONE

Using the OMNeT++ Discrete Event Simulation System in Education

CD-ROM Directory 018

Andras Varga Discrete Event Simulation

Computer Networks

Distributed

Parallel

Graphical User Interface

Online Connection Required

Decompression Software

Author Contact Information

Donald J. Bagert
Department of Computer Science
Texas Tech University
Lubbock TX 79409-3104
Phone: 806-742-1189
Fax: 806-742-3519
Email: bagert@ttu.edu
http://www.cs.ttu.edu


Pieter J. Bakkes
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
University of Stellenbosch
Private Bag X1, Matieland, 7602
Phone: 27-21-808-4335
Fax: 27-21-808-4981
Email: bakkes@firga.sun.ac.za
http://www.ee.sun.ac.za


Michael Benson
Magideas Corp.
P.O. Box 2250
Centreville, VA 20122-2250
Phone: 703-830-4700
E-mail:
mbenson@magideas.com


Ben A. Calloni
Department of Computer Science
Texas Tech University
Lubbock TX 79409-3104
Phone: 806-742-1189
Fax: 806-742-3519
Email: calloni@cs.coe.ttu.edu
http://www.cs.ttu.edu


Gregorio Cappuccino
Department of Electronic, Computer Science and System,
University of Calabria
Arcavacata di Rende, 87036 - Rende (CS) - Italy
Phone: +39 984 494727
Fax: +39 984 494713
E-mail: kappa@nwdeis1.unical.it


Giuseppe Cocorullo
Department of Electronic, Computer Science and System,
University of Calabria
Arcavacata di Rende, 87036 - Rende (CS) - Italy
Phone: +39 984 494704
Fax: +39 984 494713
E-mail: g.cocorullo@unical.it


Pasquale Corsonello
Department of Electronic, Computer Science and System,
University of Calabria
Arcavacata di Rende, 87036 - Rende (CS) - Italy
Phone: +39 984 494708
Fax: +39 984 494713
E-mail: pascor@nwdeis1.unical.it


Ian K. Craig
Mailing address: Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering,
University of Pretoria,
Pretoria, 0002, South Africa
Phone: +27 (12) 420-2172
Fax: +27 (12) 362 5000
Email: icraig@postino.up.ac.za
http://www.ee.up.ac.za/ee/profiles/craig.html


James B. Dabney
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Rice University
6100 Main Street - MS 321
Houston, TX 77005
Phone: 713-527-8101 ext. 3619
Fax: 713-285-5423
E-mail: jdabney@rice.edu


Shirshak K. Dhali
Department of Electrical engineering
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois 62901
Phone: 618-453-7060
Fax: 618-453-7972
E-mail: sdhali@siu.edu


John Dunne
Optoelectronics Research Centre,
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Dept.,
UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
Phone: +353-1-7061962
Fax: +353-1-2830921
E-mail: jdunne@ollamh.ucd.ie


Johnny Dunning, Jr.
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0355


Tom Farrell
Optoelectronics Research Centre,
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Dept.,
UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
Phone: +353-1-7061962
Fax: +353-1-2830921
E-mail: tfarrell@ollamh.ucd.ie


M. Sami Fadali
Electrical Engineering Department
University of Nevada
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 702-784-6951
Fax: 702-784-6627
E-mail: fadali@ee.unr.edu
http://www.ee.unr.edu/publish/fadali/fadali.html


Fathi Ghorbel
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Rice University
6100 Main Street - MS 321
Houston, TX 77005
Phone: 713-527-8101 ext. 3738
Fax: 713-285-5423
E-mail: ghorbel@rice.edu
http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~ghorbel


Michael G. Giesselmann
Department of Electrical Engineering
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 79409.
Phone: 806-742-3462
Fax: 806-742-1281
E-mail: MichaelG@coe2.coe.ttu.edu
http://www.ee.ttu.edu/ee/giesselm.htm


Kimberley A. Gilbride
Department of Chemical Engineering
Applied Chemistry and Biology Program
Ryerson Polytechnic University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto,
Ontario, M5B 2K3 Canada
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 6354
Fax: 416-979-5044
E-mail:
gilbride@acs.ryerson.ca


Randall Guensler
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0355
Phone: 404-894-0405
Fax: 404-894-1742
E-mail: randy.guensler@ce.gatech.edu


Peter D. Hiscocks
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Ryerson Polytechnic University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto,
Ontario, M5B 2K3 Canada
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 6109
Fax: 416-979-5280
E-mail:
phiscock@ee.ryerson.ca


Ray Holland
Dept. Of Design Management
De Montfort University
Leicester
LE1 9BH
United Kingdom
Phone: 01162 577565
Fax: 01162 577574
E-mail:
rholland@dmu.ac.uk


Jon Ivins
Dept. of Electronic Engineering
De Montfort University
Leicester
LE1 9BH
United Kingdom
Phone: 01162 577084
Fax: 01162 577052
E-mail:
jri@dmu.ac.uk
http://www.dmu.ac.uk/~jri


Diane C. Kennedy
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Ryerson Polytechnic University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto,
Ontario, M5B 2K3 Canada
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 6096
Fax: 416-979-5280
E-mail:
dkennedy@ee.ryerson.ca
http://www.ee.ryerson.ca:8080/~dkennedy


Tim Kotnour, Ph. D.
Industrial Engineering & Management Systems Department
University of Central Florida
P.O. Box 162450
Orlando, Florida 32816-2450
Phone: 407-823-5645
Fax: 407-823-3413
E-mail:
tkotnour@mail.ucf.edu


John D. Leonard II
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332-0355
Phone: 404-894-2360
Fax: 404-894-1742
E-mail: john.leonard@ce.gatech.edu


David McDonald
Optronics Ireland,
TCD, Dublin 2, Ireland.
Phone: +353-1-6081270
Fax: +353-1-6798412
E-mail: dmcdnald@tcd.ie


Enrique Mandado
Departamento de Tecnología Electrónica
Institute for Applied Electronics "Pedro Barrié de la Maza"
Universidad de Vigo
Phone: +34-(9)86-81.22.23
Fax: +34-(9)86-46.95.47
E-mail:
emandado@uvigo.es


Naraig Manjikian
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Walter Light Hall, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
Phone: 613-533-6000 ext. 75128
Fax: 613-533-6615
E-mail: nmanjiki@eleceng.ee.queensu.ca
http://www.ece.queensu.ca/dept/fac/nm.html


María J. Moure
Departamento de Tecnología Electrónica
Institute for Applied Electronics "Pedro Barrié de la Maza"
Universidad de Vigo
Phone: +34-(9)86-81.21.70
Fax: +34-(9)86-46.95.47
E-mail:
mjmoure@uvigo.es


Ronan O'Dowd
Optoelectronics Research Centre,
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Dept.,
UCD, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland.
Phone: +353-1-7061930
Fax: +353-1-2830921
E-mail: rodowd@ollamh.ucd.ie


Stefania Perri
Department of Electronic, Computer Science and System,
University of Calabria
Arcavacata di Rende, 87036 - Rende (CS) - Italy
Phone: +39 984 494727
Fax: +39 984 494713
E-mail: perri@nwdeis1.unical.it


J. Mark Pullen
Dept. of Computer Science/C3I Center
MS 4A5
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Phone: 703-993-1538
Fax: 703-993-3692
E-mail:
mpullen@gmu.edu
http://netlab.gmu.edu/~mpullen/resume.html


Richard Shiavi
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Vanderbilt University
Box 1554B Nashville, TN 37235
Phone: 615-322-3598
Fax: 615-343-7919
E-mail: richard.shiavi@vanderbilt.edu


Stan Simmons
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Walter Light Hall, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
Phone: 613-533-6292
Fax: 613-533-6615
E-mail: simmons@eleceng.ee.queensu.ca
http://www.ece.queensu.ca/dept/fac/sjs.html


María D. Valdés
Departamento de Tecnología Electrónica
Institute for Applied Electronics "Pedro Barrié de la Maza"
Universidad de Vigo
Phone: +34-(9)86-81.21.43
Fax: +34-(9)86-46.95.47
E-mail:
mvaldes@uvigo.es


Andras Varga
Department of Telecommunications
Technical University of Budapest
Sztoczek u. 2.
H-1111 Budapest, HUNGARY
Phone: +36+1-463-2556
Fax: +36-1-463-3466
E-mail:
andras@whale.hit.bme.hu
http://www.hit.bme.hu/phd/vargaa/engindex.htm


Judith K. Waalen
Department of Psychology
Ryerson Polytechnic University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto,
Ontario, M5B 2K3 Canada
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 6570
Fax: 416-979-5294
E-mail:
jwaalen@acs.ryerson.ca


Malgorzata S. Zywno
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Ryerson Polytechnic University
350 Victoria Street, Toronto,
Ontario, M5B 2K3 Canada
Phone: 416-979-5000 ext 6105
Fax: 416-979-5280
E-mail:
gosha@ee.ryerson.ca
http://www.ee.ryerson.ca:8080/~gosha