High Speed Fault Clearing Systems
Apr 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The IEEE-Chicago Section of the Power Energy Society will host Jim Niemira of S&C Electric to present on High-Speed Fault Clearing Systems.

Chicago Section Board Meeting @ Devry University Room A230
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Chicago Section Board Meeting – Open to all IEEE members

Containerized Data Facilities – Smith Group JJR
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The IEEE-Chicago Section chapter of the Industry Applications Society will host Brian Rener of Smith Group JJR speaking on Containerized Data Facilities.

International Workshop on Integrated Power Packaging (IWIPP)
May 3 – May 6 all-day

The main purpose of this new Workshop is to bring together researchers in the field of power electronics components and technologies to rapidly promote the development of high-density power converter applications. Papers ranging from material technologies to system applications are sought that address important challenges and present solutions to reduce the cost and size of power converters with the highest energy conversion efficiency. Of particular interest are packaging and thermal management of advanced semiconductor devices and power switch modules, high-frequency magnetics, and high-temperature capacitors. Papers are solicited in the following general topics: ● System integration and optimization ● Compact converter design techniques ● Modeling and Simulation ● Materials and fabrication technology ● Power semiconductor devices ● Power switch modules ● High-frequency magnetics ● High-temperature capacitors ● Reliability assessmen

Chicago Section Board Meeting @ Devry University Room A230
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Chicago Section Board Meeting – Open to all IEEE members



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IEEE-Chicago Section Awards Grants to Public Libraries

Chicago, IL, March 15th –In support of public libraries that provide enriching educational opportunities in math and science for pre-university students, the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)-Chicago Section is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of the IEEE “Science Kits for Public Libraries” Grant. This Grant project is an effort to generate enthusiasm […]

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William “Bill” Everson

William “Bill” Everson, age 71, of Elmhurst died suddenly of a cerebral hemorrhage on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. He was born on October 2, 1943 in Boca Raton, Florida, the son of Elmer “Mike” and Martha “Maddie” Everson. He spent the first few years of his life in Boca Raton while his engineer father, a […]

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Meet the Fellows – An Interview with Gary Johnson

Greetings Chicago Section Members: Welcome back to the second edition of the “Meet the Fellows” series. I had the pleasure of interviewing the Chair of the Fellows Pilot Program, Mr. Gary Johnson, IEEE Fellow and CEO of MortarNet Solutions. Vickie: Gary, first congratulations on being inducted as one of the newest IEEE Fellows for 2014 […]

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