Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society

About the Society:

The Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society is a conduit to the world's top technical information covering the organization, systems engineering, design, development, integration, and operation of complex systems for space, air, ocean, or ground environments. AESS members have pioneered large-scale integrated interoperable systems. AESS connects its members with the three pillars of the Aerospace, Electronic and Defense sector: Industry, Institutions and Research Centers. The effective interaction among these pillars is key to the organization, design, development and operation of successful Complex Systems.

Field of Interest:

Organization, systems engineering, design, development, integration, and operation of complex systems for space, air, ocean, or ground environments.

Society Website:

www.ieee-aess.org


Antennas and Propagation Society

About the Society:

The Antennas and Propagation Society is a community comprised of a diverse group of industry professionals with a common interest in advancing all communications technologies. The Society has a long and storied history and a membership that has been responsible for a wide variety of innovations, from radar to antennas to metamaterials. Members of the Society have access to the most cutting-edge technical information covering antenna systems and electromagnetic wave propagation and scattering in complex media for wireless communication, sensing, medical, and other applications.

Field of Interest:

Antenna systems and electromagnetic wave propagation and scattering in complex media for wireless communication, sensing, medical, and other applications.

Society Website:

www.ieeeaps.org

Broadcast Technology Society

About the Society:

With about 2,000 members worldwide, the Broadcast Technology Society was formed to provide access to breakthrough research in the fields of broadcasting, including antennas, electronics, power, communications, signal processing, information theory, computers and audio. Since 1912, Society members have contributed to many advancements in broadcast technology, including the development of color television, satellite distribution, and high definition. The Society sponsors publications, conferences, educational programs, local activities, and technical committees that foster original work in all aspects of broadcast engineering and technology.

Field of Interest:

A broadcasting perspective on: antennas, electronics, power, communications, signal processing, information theory, computers and audio.

Society Website:

bts.ieee.org

Circuits and Systems Society

About the Society:

The Circuits and Systems Society promotes the advancement of the theory, analysis, design, tools, and implementation of circuits and systems. The Society connects its members with the latest breakthrough research on circuits and systems covering their theoretical foundations, applications, and architectures, as well as the implementation of algorithms for signal and information processing. Members of the Society are involved in the theory, analysis, design, and practical implementation of circuits, and the application of circuit theoretic techniques to systems and to signal processing.

Field of Interest:

Theoretical foundations, applications, architectures, as well as circuits and systems implementation of algorithms for signal and information processing.

Society Website:

ieee-cas.org

Communications Society

About the Society:

Founded in 1952, the Communications Society has evolved into a diverse group of global industry professionals with a common interest in advancing all communications technologies. Members of the Society contribute to the latest breakthrough research in communications, such as information transfer with signals (including terminals, computers, systems and operations), transmission media networks, new content/delivery methods, layout, protocol, and architecture. Members interact across international and technological borders to produce publications, organize conferences, foster educational programs, promote local activities, and work on technical committees.

Field of Interest:

Information transfer with signals: terminals, computers, systems and operations, transmission media networks, new content/delivery methods, layout, protocol, and architecture.

Society Website:

www.comsoc.org

Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society

About the Society:

The Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society is an international forum for scientists and engineers engaged in the research, design, and development of revolutionary advances in microsystems packaging and manufacture. The Society's interests encompass materials, component parts, modules, hybrids, and micro-electronic systems for all electronics applications as they apply in design and manufacturing. The goal of the Society is to provide a forum for the dissemination of technical information in materials science, chemical processes, reliability technology, mathematical modeling, education and training utilized in the design and production of discretes, hybrids, and electronic packaging.

Field of Interest:

Materials, component parts, modules, hybrids and micro-electronic systems for all electronics applications, as they apply in design and manufacturing.

Society Website:

www.cpmt.org

Computational Intelligence Society

About the Society:

From its institution as the Neural Networks Council in the early 1990s, the Computational Intelligence Society has rapidly grown into a robust community with a vision for addressing real-world issues with biologically-motivated computational paradigms. The Society offers leading research in nature-inspired problem solving, including neural networks, evolutionary algorithms, fuzzy systems, and hybrid intelligent systems. Members contribute to the theory, design, application, and development of biologically and linguistically motivated computational paradigms, emphasizing neural networks, connectionist systems, genetic algorithms, evolutionary programming, fuzzy systems, and hybrid intelligent systems in which these paradigms are contained.

Field of Interest:

Biological and linguistic computational paradigms: neural networks, evolutionary algorithms, fuzzy systems, and hybrid intelligent systems.

Society Website:

www.ieee-cis.org

Computer Society

About the Society:

With nearly 85,000 members, the 64-year-old Computer Society is the largest society within IEEE and the world's premier organization of computing professionals. The Society serves the information and career-development needs of today's computing researchers and professionals with books, conferences, conference publications, magazines, online courses, software development certifications, standards, and technical journals. Known worldwide for its computer-standards activities, the Computer Society promotes an active exchange of ideas and technological innovation among members and technology companies producing today's innovative products and services.

Field of Interest:

All major areas of computing and information technology: computer hardware, software, multimedia, IT, security, networking, mobile computing, and more.

Society Website:

www.computer.org

Consumer Electronics Society

About the Society:

The Consumer Electronics Society serves as the industry portal to breakthrough research in the areas of multimedia entertainment, digital high-definition TV, digital radio, advanced games, hand-held productivity tools plus audio, radio, TV, VCR, and camcorders. Members of the Society promote the advancement of the theory and practice of Electronic Engineering and of the allied arts and sciences with respect to the field of Consumer Electronics. The Society has long been the premier technical association in the Consumer Electronics Industry.

Field of Interest:

Multimedia entertainment, digital high-def TV, digital radio, advanced games, hand-held productivity tools plus audio, radio, TV, VCR, and camcorders.

Society Website:

ewh.ieee.org/soc/ces/

Control Systems Society

About the Society:

Founded in 1954, the Control Systems Society is an international scientific, engineering, and professional organization dedicated to the advancement of research, development, and practice in automation and control systems. Control systems are ubiquitous and largely invisible to the general public—yet are essential to the production of products as diverse as paper, water, and pharmaceuticals. The Society and its members are involved in a number of activities, including publishing journals and a magazine, holding a number of conferences, and sponsoring committees in various areas of technical specialization.

Field of Interest:

Advancing control science and technology—from theoretical advances in systems and control to applications in diverse areas of societal and economic importance.

Society Website:

www.ieeecss.org

Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society

About the Society:

The Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society promotes the study and application of dielectrics from the molecular level, through nano-structured materials, to insulation systems in industrial, commercial, and power system equipment, to emerging applications such as those at high power levels and in biological and other small-scale systems. DEIS supports everything from basic science, to enhancing the ability of practicing engineers to use emerging dielectric materials, to the development of standards for the prudent application of existing and new insulation systems.

Field of Interest:

The study of dielectric phenomena and behavior; the development, characterization and application of all gaseous, liquid and solid electrical insulating materials and systems utilized in electrical, electronic, and biological applications.

Society Website:

ewh.ieee.org/soc/deis/

Electron Devices Society

About the Society:

From its beginnings in 1952 as a committee of the Institute of Radio Engineers, the Electron Devices Society has expanded its scope to encompass all aspects of engineering, physics, theory, experiment and simulation of electron and ion devices involving insulators, metals, organic materials, plasmas, semiconductors, quantum-effect materials, vacuum, and emerging materials. There are many applications for these innovative technologies, including bioelectronics, biomedical, computation, communications, displays, electro and micro mechanics, imaging, micro actuators, optical, photovoltaics, power, sensors and signal processing.

Field of Interest:

Engineering, physics, theory, experiment and simulation of electron and ion devices and their applications to engineering, medicine and sciences.

Society Website:

eds.ieee.org

Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

About the Society:

The world's largest international society of biomedical engineers, the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society advances the application of engineering sciences and technology to medicine and biology. From formalized mathematical theory through experimental science, from technological development to practical clinical applications, EMBS members support scientific, technological, and educational activities as they apply to the concepts and methods of the physical and engineering sciences in biology and medicine.

Field of Interest:

The application of the concepts and methods of the physical and engineering sciences to biology and to medicine.

Society Website:

www.embs.org

Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society

About the Society:

The Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society is a conduit to cutting-edge technical information in the science and engineering for remote sensing of the earth, oceans, atmosphere, and space. Members of GRSS come from both engineering and scientific disciplinary backgrounds. Engineers with familiarity in areas such as geophysics, geology, hydrology, and meteorology often support geoscientific investigations with the design and development of hardware and data-processing techniques. Scientists in the discipline find in GRSS a forum for the dissemination and evaluation of remote sensing related work in these areas.

Field of Interest:

Science and engineering for remote sensing of the Earth, oceans, atmosphere, and space; the processing, interpretation, and dissemination of this information.

Society Website:

www.grss-ieee.org

Industry Applications Society

About the Society:

The Industry Applications Society focuses specifically on the unique needs of industry and commerce and is a source of professional information and advancement to nearly 10,000 worldwide members across a network of over 100 chapters. Through regional events and national and international conferences such as the Electrical Safety Workshop, the Rural Electric Power Conference, and the Industrial & Commercial Power Systems Technical Conference, the society keeps members abreast of current developments in the area of technology in electricity and electronics.

Field of Interest:

Global design, development, application, and management of electrical and electronic systems, apparatus, devices and controls.

Society Website:

ias.ieee.org

Information Theory Society

About the Society:

The Information Theory Society focuses on the processing, transmission, storage, and use of information, and the foundations of the communication process. It specifically encompasses theoretical and certain applied aspects of coding, communications and communications networks, complexity and cryptography, detection and estimation, learning, Shannon Theory, and stochastic processes. The goal of the Society is to connect people interested in processing, transmission, storage, and use of information, as well as theoretical and applied aspects of coding, communications, and communications networks.

Field of Interest:

Processing, transmission, storage, and use of information; theoretical and applied aspects of coding, communications, and communications networks.

Society Website:

www.itsoc.org

Instrumentation and Measurement Society

About the Society:

The Instrumentation and Measurement Society is dedicated to the development and use of electrical and electronic instruments and equipment to measure, monitor and/or record physical phenomena. The Society provides its membership with timely access to the latest research concerning the theory, methodology, and practice of measurement, and in the design, development, and evaluation of instrumentation and associated measurement systems. With scientific, literary, and educational concerns, the Society sponsors and supports conferences and publications, and through its committees, responds to the needs of the membership.

Field of Interest:

Advance knowledge in the theory, methodology and practice of measurement, and in the design, development and evaluation of measurement systems.

Society Website:

www.ieee-ims.org

Intelligent Transportation Systems Society

About the Society:

The Intelligent Transportation Systems Society advances the theoretical, experimental, and operational aspects of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies as applied to ITS. The Society is interested in theoretical, experimental, and operational aspects of electrical and electronics engineering and information technologies as applied to ITS, focusing on systems utilizing synergistic technologies and systems engineering concepts to develop and improve transportation systems of all kinds. Members of the Society have access to leading technical research in engineering and information technologies as applied to intelligent transportation systems.

Field of Interest:

Engineering and information technologies as applied to systems using synergistic technologies and systems engineering concepts.

Society Website:

www.ewh.ieee.org/tc/its

Magnetics Society

About the Society:

The Magnetics Society is the premiere organization for professionals in magnetics research and technology. Members of the Society are involved in cutting-edge research in the development, design, and application of magnetic devices, including magnetic materials and phenomena. The Society promotes the study and application of magnetics through publications, conferences, and educational outreach—including distinguished lecturers, tutorials, and a summer school program designed for graduate students studying magnetism and related areas.

Field of Interest:

The fundamental development, design, and application of magnetic devices including magnetic materials and phenomena.

Society Website:

www.ieeemagnetics.org

Microwave Theory and Techniques Society

About the Society:

The Microwave Theory and Techniques Society is an international society with more than 11,000 members and 150 chapters worldwide. For more than 60 years, the MTT-S has worked to advance the professional standing of its members and enhance the quality of life for all people through the development and application of microwave technology. The Society promotes the advancement of microwave theory and its applications, including RF, microwave, millimeter-wave, and terahertz technologies.

Field of Interest:

RF, microwave, guided wave and wireless technologies, for wireless, sensing, digital, medical, and integrated smart and phased array antenna systems.

Society Website:

www.mtt.org

Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society

About the Society:

The Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society is a transnational group of about 3000 professional engineers and scientists working in the fields of radiation instrumentation, medical imaging sciences, radiation effects, plasma sciences, fusion technology, pulsed power, particle accelerators, nuclear power and technology, and computer applications. The Society sponsors five annual and six biennial conferences and symposia, as well as peer-reviewed academic journals. Members of the Society have access to cutting-edge technical information in nuclear and plasma sciences, engineering/applications, and instrumentation, detection/measurement, particle accelerators, and medical imaging technology.

Field of Interest:

Nuclear and plasma sciences, engineering/applications; instrumentation, detection/ measurement, particle accelerators, and medical imaging technology.

Society Website:

ewh.ieee.org/soc/nps

Power Electronics Society

About the Society:

The Power Electronics Society is a gateway to technical information covering the development and practical application of power electronics technology, including electronic components, circuit theory techniques, and use of analytical tools. Power electronics is used in computers, automobiles, telecommunications, space systems, motors, lighting, and alternative energy, to name a just a few applications. The Society promotes research and innovation in power electronic devices such as diodes and transistors, controls and regulators, power converter circuit design, magnetic components such as transformers and inductors, electronic circuit packaging and manufacturing, and the control of electrical motors.

Field of Interest:

Development and practical application of power electronics technology; electronic components, circuit theory techniques, and use of analytical tools.

Society Website:

www.ieee-pels.org

Power and Energy Society

About the Society:

The Power & Energy Society is a worldwide association of more than 26,000 individuals engaged in the electric power energy industry. The Society provides a forum for sharing the latest in technological developments in the electric power industry, for developing standards that guide the development and construction of equipment and systems, and for educating members of the industry and the general public. The Power & Energy Society is the oldest society within IEEE focused on the scientific and engineering knowledge about electric power and energy.

Field of Interest:

Planning, R&D, design, construction and operation of apparatus, equipment, structures, materials and systems for the generation, transmission, distribution, measurement and control of electric energy.

Society Website:

www.ieee-pes.org

Product Safety Engineering Society

About the Society:

The Product Safety Engineering Society is a global community focused on product safety and regulatory engineering in the medical, scientific, engineering, industrial, commercial and residential sectors. The Society affords engineers and other technical professionals an opportunity to discuss and disseminate technical information, to enhance professional skills, and to provide outreach to engineers, students and others with an interest in the field. Its mission is to strive for the advancement of the theory and practice of applied electrical and electronic engineering as applied to product safety and of the allied arts and sciences.

Field of Interest:

Theory, design, development, implementation of product safety engineering.

Society Website:

ewh.ieee.org/soc/pses

Reliability Society

About the Society:

The Reliability Society is concerned with the problems involved in attaining reliability, maintaining it through the life of the system or device, and measuring it. The Society is engaged in the engineering disciplines of hardware, software, and human factors. Its principal focus is on aerospace, communications, components and hybrids, computers, industrial electronics, lasers and electro-optics, medical electronics, nuclear and fossil power systems, and transportation systems. Reliability is integral to Availability, Maintainability, Quality, and System Safety.

Field of Interest:

Attaining reliability, measuring, and maintaining it through the life of the system; availability, liability, quality, and system safety.

Society Website:

rs.ieee.org

Robotics and Automation Society

About the Society:

The Robotics and Automation Society promotes the advancement of the theory and practice of robotics and automation engineering and science and of the allied arts and sciences. Members of the Society contribute to both applied and theoretical issues in robotics—including intelligent machines and systems used, for example, in space exploration, human services, or manufacturing and automation—and automation, which includes the use of automated methods in various applications, for example, factory, office, home, or transportation systems to improve performance and productivity.

Field of Interest:

Applied and theoretical issues in robotics, intelligent machines and automation, emphasizing efficiency, productivity, quality, and reliability.

Society Website:

www.ieee-ras.org

Signal Processing Society

About the Society:

The Signal Processing Society promotes the research and understanding of technologies for the generation, transformation, and interpretation of information. The work of the Society's members encompasses the theory, algorithms, architecture, implementation, and applications related to processing information contained in many different formats broadly designated as signals. Signal processing is essential to integrating the contributions of other disciplines in the design of complex systems that interact with humans and the environment. As such, signal processing is a core technology for addressing critical societal challenges that include healthcare, energy systems, sustainability, transportation, entertainment, education, communication, collaboration, defense, and security.

Field of Interest:

Mathematical, statistical, computational and other methods to enable generation, transformation, extraction and interpretation of information and signals.

Society Website:

www.signalprocessingsociety.org

Solid-State Circuits Society

About the Society:

With over 9,000 members around the world, the Solid-State Circuits Society focuses on fabricated integrated circuit designs for all applications using relevant materials and interconnections. In addition to scientific, technical and industrial applications, the Society's members are involved the design, testing, and application of circuits and subsystems, as well as closely related topics in device technology and circuit theory. The Society produces the Journal of Solid-State Circuits (JSSC), and sponsors the International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), the world's premier circuits realization conference.

Field of Interest:

Design, implementation, and application of solid-state integrated circuits; including computers, communications, signal processing, optoelectronics.

Society Website:

sscs.ieee.org

Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control Society

About the Society:

The scope of the Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control Society includes theory, technology, materials, and applications relating to the generation, transmission, and detection of ultrasonic waves and related phenomena; medical ultrasound and associated technologies; ferroelectric, piezoelectric, and piezomagnetic materials; as well as frequency generation and control, timing, and time coordination and distribution. The work of the Society's members enables sophisticated medical diagnostics, improved sensors for industrial control, lead-free electronic components, synchronization for telephony and data transport, and precision timing technology for Global Navigation Satellite Systems.

Field of Interest:

Generation, transmission, and detection of ultrasonic waves; medical ultrasound, ferroelectric, piezoelectric, and piezomagnetic materials, and frequency control and time coordination.

Society Website:

www.ieee-uffc.org/main

Vehicular Technology Society

About the Society:

The Vehicular Technology Society is a community of engineers, scientists, students, and technicians who are interested in advancing the theory and practice of electrical engineering in land transportation, railroads and mass transit, mobile communications, vehicular electrotechnology equipment and systems, and airborne and maritime mobile services. Members of the Society are active in the development of portable commercial and citizen's communications services; equipment and systems of the automotive industry; traction power, signals, as well as communications and control systems for mass transit and railroads.

Field of Interest:

Land, airborne, maritime mobile communications. Vehicular electro-technology, automotive industry systems. Traction power, signals, control systems.

Society Website:

www.vtsociety.org