Analog Devices

About Analog Devices:

Analog Devices (NASDAQ: ADI) designs and manufactures semiconductor products and solutions. We enable our customers to interpret the world around us by intelligently bridging the physical and digital with unmatched technologies that sense, measure and connect.

http://www.analog.com

Cadence

The Cadence® Academic Network links together universities, research institutes, industry advisors, and Cadence professionals to facilitate the sharing of technology expertise in the areas of verification, design, and implementation of microelectronic systems. Cadence enables global electronic design innovation in the creation of today's integrated circuits and electronics with advanced processor and interface IP. The Cadence Academic Network helps build strong relationships between academia and industry to promote the proliferation of these leading-edge technologies and methodologies at universities renowned for their engineering and design excellence. The network facilitates this exchange of knowledge by co-organizing training, workshops, and technology days, providing professional services, and helping with educational material, in addition to providing access to the latest Cadence technologies.

http://www.cadence.com

Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland

About Institue of Systems Research

The Institute for Systems Research is a permanent, interdisciplinary research unit within the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland. Since its beginnings as one of the National Science Foundation's original Engineering Research Centers in 1985, ISR has been at the international forefront of interdisciplinary research and education in the system sciences and systems engineering. ISR is home to nearly 80 faculty and other researchers from 14 departments and four colleges across the University of Maryland. ISR develops both basic solution methodologies and tools for systems problems in communication systems and networks; control systems and methodologies; neuroscience and biology-based technology; micro and nano devices and systems; robotics; design, operations and supply chain management; systems engineering methodologies; computing, speech, artificial intelligence, data mining.

http://www.umd.edu

Johns Hopkins University - Whiting School of Engineering http://engineering.jhu.edu/ece/