Side-Scan Sonar for Underwater Imaging

On Thursday, May 14, 2015, the IEEE Consultants’ Network of Northern NJ ( will present a talk by Dr. Brent Horine.

About the Topic

The distribution of video content to consumers was once handled by analog means, over wireless broadcasting, hardwired cable and physical media. Today, this distribution takes place in digital form, over media that includes the Internet. Digital video content distribution is possible because of advances in compression and transmission systems. This talk will present an overview of these digital systems, as well as an introduction to the various business and regulatory issues that are shaping the future of content distribution.

About the Speaker(s)

Dr. Brent Horine is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Manhattan College and the principal of Clarcona Technology, LCC. His long career has provided him with a diverse background in RF electronics and software development. He has spent most of his career in small, entrepreneurial companies and has a stellar record of commercializing cutting edge technology. Today, he focuses on providing solutions for challenging wireless communications issues.

During his career, Mr. Horine was a key contributor to the commercialization of Surface Acoustic Wave technology, led a development team for a hand-held chemical detector and was responsible for software for a GPS based fleet management system, just as the market was taking off. With Clarcona, he provides his customers with a refined set of skills in RF engineering and in software-defined radio.

Brent can be reached at

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Thursday May 14, 2015 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Morris County Library, 30 East Hanover Avenue, Whippany, NJ

Non-members welcome!