IEEE Chalmers Student Branch Revived

  As some of you know, the key initiator of the IEEE Sweden Section and the first Chair was the IEEE Fellow Torkel Wallmark (1919 – 2007), Professor in solid state physical electronics at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg. The first Student Branch in Sweden was at Chalmers in 1966. (For more details, please… Read more

IEEE Sweden first Historical Milestone – the Gotland HVDC Link

On Nov 2016, the IEEE Board of Directors approved the IEEE History Committee’s recommendation, that proposal be approved as an IEEE Milestone in Electrical Engineering and Computing with the following citation: Gotland High Voltage Direct Current Link, 1954 The Gotland HVDC Link was the world’s first commercial HVDC transmission link using the first submarine HVDC… Read more