If you have time, you could come to the meeting this evening at 7PM
(in FAB 155), and perhaps join us for sushi at Sushi Takahashi 2 beforehand.
- Josh Triplett
On Tue, May 11, 2010 at 08:55:17AM -0700, Glenn LeBrasseur wrote:
> Now that I have a few more things off my plate, I think it would be
> a good thing for me to get back to the PSAS project. Let's talk,
> maybe I should come to a meeting again too! :) See you at the
> Glenn - KJ7SU
> Glenn N. LeBrasseur, P.E.
> James Perkins wrote:
> >Hi folks,
> >Would anyone be interested in attending the 29th Annual ARRL and TAPR
> >Digital Communications Conference? It's September 24-26, 2010 here in
> >Portland, Oregon (well, actually across the river at The Heathman Lodge,
> >Vancouver, Washington). It's good at an introductory level as well as
> >technical, demo, and seminar levels.
> >I'd love to spend a little time this summer getting back into the radio
> >side of the avionics. I suppose it would help for me to start showing up
> >at meetings. :-)
> >With the onboard GPS, telemetry, command, backup command, and ATV, the
> >unique antenna topologies, power and cost considerations and physical
> >environment demands, our use of radios in PSAS are unusual and
> >interesting. The conference topics are a fun match: "Software defined
> >radio (SDR)..., digital satellite communications, Global Position System
> >(GPS), precision timing, Automatic Position Reporting System® (APRS),
> >short messaging (a mode of APRS), Digital Signal Processing (DSP), HF
> >digital modes, Internet interoperability with amateur radio networks,
> >spread spectrum, IEEE 802.11 and other Part 15 license-exempt systems
> >adaptable for Amateur Radio, using TCP/IP networking over amateur radio,
> >mesh and peer to peer wireless networking, emergency and Homeland
> >Defense backup digital communications, using Linux in amateur radio,
> >updates on AX.25 and other wireless networking protocols. (pretty much
> >verbatim from the webpage but I clipped the one phrase about digital voice).
> >If we can submit an abstract by July 31st, or two, we could present a
> >paper as well.
> >Details are at http://tapr.org/dcc.html - let me know if you're
> >interested in going. For locals this can be really cheap.
> >James KN1X
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