Memorandum with Keysight Technologies

Memorandum with Keysight Technologies

ETU signed memorandum with new partner - Keysight Technologies.

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On February 1, 2017 the anniversary 70th scientific and technical conference of ETU faculty started. By tradition, scientists of the university and guests, including foreign ones, submitted their reports. Moreover, the conference of this year became a site for signing of the new partner agreement.

"Today our conference is unusual, because it is visited by representatives of the Keysight Technologies company who will make reports. Besides, within the plenary session of the conference we will sign the memorandum of cooperation and the agreement on transmission of licenses for the software of the company", – rector of ETU Vladimir Kutuzov said in his welcoming speech. "We feel so privileged to have such partner as Keysight Technologies – the world's leading electronic measurement company, transforming today's measurement experience through innovations in wireless, modular, and software solutions. Keysight delivers solutions in wireless communications, aerospace and defense and semiconductor markets with world-class platforms, software and consistent measurement science.”

The CEO of Keysight Technologies in the East European region Galina Smirnova delivered a message "Keysight Technologies – 75 years of a leadership in the field of measurements" in which she spoke about that time when the company had the name of Hewlett-Packard and about its development.

Specialist of Keysight Technologies in solutions of CAD Sergey Baranchikov also made a report and spoke about effective design of difficult radio-electronic modules and systems.

Signing of the documents providing a wide range of directions of cooperation took place in conclusion of a plenary session of the conference. ETU obtained 52 network educational licenses for new generation of software packages for design of electronics taking into account simulation of electromagnetic interactions in units. Keysight Technologies will support LETI on use of software, on equipment of educational and research laboratories and also will provide educational and methodical materials and personnel resources for holding learning seminars on operation with software products of the company.

Within the next half-year together with Keysight Technologies ETU will develop training programs and courses for training of bachelors, specialists and masters in "Radio Engineering", "Infocommunication Technologies of Communication Systems", "Technologies of Constructioning of Electronic Means" which will be implemented in educational process. Besides, the university will take part in the program of certification of students for the Keysight Industry direction – Ready Student Certification Program which will become a part of the international master educational program "Microwave and terahertz wireless systems" realized in ETU in English.

It is worth mentioning that the most successful students of ETU will have an opportunity to pass a training on the basis of Russian representative offices of Keysight Technologies during which they will be able not only to gain knowledge of the modern technologies and instruments, but also will be engaged in the decision of real application-oriented tasks of customers, receive skills of the presentation at seminars.