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 ELECTRONICS (EEE)
 
   
EEE302: LEDs for Artists

In this LED for Artists seminar, we will discuss the many different types of LEDs and colors available as well as cover some very basic electronics so you can power your LEDs without burning them out. You will learn how to power and connect strip LEDs, neopixels and RGB LED strips with a microcontroller. By the end of the class you should be feel confident implementing LEDs lighting in your next project and make it sparkle.



1 session currently scheduled:
    LEDs for Artists Monday, 3/27/17 6:00 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
EEE402: Internet of Things: Photon

Using the all-powerful and affordable Photon from Particle.io, we will explore the exciting world of creating your own connected Arduino devices. The Photon uses built-in WiFi to connect to a local network so that it can be controlled from anywhere in the world! The Photon is programmable using Arduino language and an online programming interface – no crazy drivers needed! We will cover controlling the Photon board from your phone using Particle’s app and Blynk and collecting and analyzing data using Thingspeak.com. Participants will each receive a Photon and starter kit with some basic input and output components.

Note: Bring a tablet or smartphone running iOS or Android running 4.1 or greater to class.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Internet of Things: Photon
(Internet of Things)
Saturday, 3/11/17 12:00 PM 3.5 Hours 9 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $109.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $129.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
EEE456: Arduino 101

Learn the basics of Arduino tinkering. Manipulate code, control leds and motors, and get a feel for the ins and outs of inputs and outputs.

1 session currently scheduled:
    Arduino 101
(Arduino Basics)
Thursday, 3/16/17 6:30 PM 3.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
4 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.
   
EEE101: Soldering and Basic Electronics

Learn how to use solder and a soldering iron to make small stick figures, as well as how to solder electronic "through-hole" components for electronic printed circuit board assembly (PCBs).

In this class, you will learn basic solder and flux types, safe soldering practices, and soldering iron maintenance. You will learn to de-solder using various techniques, including a "solder sucker" tool or solder braid. In addition, you will build an LED Blinkatron 2000 - it's a simple soldering project that works!

All parts are included. Add the potentiometer to change the blink speed.

This is a fun first class for kids and adults!

2 sessions currently scheduled:
    Soldering and Basic Electronics Saturday, 3/11/17 4:00 PM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    Soldering and Basic Electronics Saturday, 3/25/17 12:00 PM 2.0 Hours 6 SEATS TOTAL
6 SEATS LEFT
    * Member Sign Up $79.00, No Materials Fee
    Non-member Sign Up $99.00, No Materials Fee
    * Membership is verified at the time of the class session. Be sure to bring your badge.