2019 Engineers Week (Feb 17-23)

Engineers week is here! Started in 1951, the purpose of National Engineers Week (February 17-23, 2019) is to celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world, increase public dialogue about the need for engineers, and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents by emphasizing the importance of learning math, science, and technical… Read more

IEEE Rising Stars Conference and Costumer Electronics Show (CES) – Recap

From January 4 to January 8 the Houston Section Secretary, Moriah Hargrove Anders, traveled to Las Vegas, NV to participate in the IEEE Rising Stars 2019 conference and the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2019. Rising Stars is an annually-held professional development conference for students and young professionals while CES is a global technological showcase that… Read more

15 Benefits of Joining an IEEE Society

Originally posted on October 6, 2017, updated on October 11, 2017 by mnicholls IEEE Houston Section is re-sharing this article and takes no additional rights, privileges, and has not made any additional modifications to the original article. IEEE Society Membership We all get caught up in day-to-day activities where we work, but it’s important to network and expand… Read more

Basics of Large Capacity Medium Voltage Motor and Adjustable speed Drive Factory Acceptance Test – How to be a witness?

On October 25th 2018, Manish Verma and Brandon Kim of TMEIC Corporation gave an educational seminar on the topic “Basics of large capacity Medium Voltage motor and adjustable speed drive factory acceptance test – How to be a witness?” to a group of 15 professionals at the HESS conference center. Houston. The session commenced with… Read more

IEEEXtreme Programing Competition 12.0 Supported by the IEEE Houston Section

It was a Friday, October 19, 2018, at 7pm CST when the IEEE Student Branches at Rice University and University of Houston answered the IEEEXtreme 12.0 Programing challenge. IEEEXtreme is an annual hackathon and competitive programming challenge in which teams of IEEE Student members and supported by Volunteer Proctors who are IEEE member, compete in… Read more

CenterPoint Energy Transmission System Protection Schemes – Neftaly Torres

On May 24, 2018 Neftaly Torres gave a presentation titled CenterPoint Energy Transmission System Protection Schemes to the IEEE Technical Meeting held at HESS Club. Neftaly is a Supervising Engineer at CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric with 9+ years of technical experience in T&D system protection, design, construction, power quality and reliability. He has worked in… Read more

HOU Sec.: Holiday Celebration on December 7, 2017

IEEE Houston Section Holiday Celebration On December 7, 2017, the IEEE Houston Section held its annual Holiday Celebration meeting at the United Way of Greater Houston premises. Sandra L. “Candy” Robinson from Lockheed Martin gave a presentation on “F-35 Program Overview”. She presented the features and current status of the F-35 fighter jet, as well as a… Read more

Article: The 2017 Top Programming Languages

The following article is being shared by IEEE HOU Sec. and we take no additional rights or privileges to the article information. Please direct any comments or concerns to the author of this article. Article By STEPHEN CASS  Posted 18 Jul 2017 | 19:00 GMT It’s summertime here at IEEE Spectrum, and that means it’s time for our fourth interactive… Read more

IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc)

The IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) is community comprised of a diverse group of industry professionals with a common interest in advancing all communications technologies. To that end, the Society sponsors publications, conferences, educational programs, local activities, and technical committees that: Foster original work in all aspects of communications science, engineering, and technology. Lee Gaspard 713-245-1487 lee.gaspard@shell.com… Read more