Articles for January 2008


Conference Focuses on Preventing Electrical Accidents

7 January 2008
The IEEE Industry Application Society's 15th Electrical Safety Workshop is being held from 18 to 21 March

Nominations Sought for EAB Awards

7 January 2008
Recognize a colleague who has made a difference in education

Purdue Offers Long-term Learning Through Short Courses

7 January 2008
Purdue is the latest university to join the IEEE Education Partners Program

What It Means to Be an IEEE Fellow

7 January 2008
Several members from the 2007 class of Fellows discuss share what the recognition has meant to them

Instituting Innovation

7 January 2008
IEEE-USA’s Innovation Institute seeks to teach young technologists how to transform a good idea into reality

Teacher-In-Service Programs Expand to Latin America

7 January 2008
Lessons cover the basics of electric motors, switches, circuits, simple machines, and more

In Memoriam: January 2008

2 January 2008
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

Will Humans Marry Robots?

7 January 2008
An artificial-intelligence researcher holds that by 2050 there will be human-robot unions

Member Recognitions: January 2008

7 January 2008
The following members were honored by other organizations

IEEE Honors Five Leaders in Education

7 January 2008
Volunteers are recognized for their efforts in undergrad research programs, preuniversity education, and more

Engineers Week to Emphasize Engineering Diversity

7 January 2008
This year’s Engineers Week, to be held from 17 to 23 February, is cochaired by IBM Corp.

Professional Communication Society Revamps Website With Blogs and Podcasts

7 January 2008
New website is designed to be more interactive

Scitopia.org Adds Four Societies

7 January 2008
Users can now search material from 19 science and technology societies and counting

Nominations Are Now In Order

7 January 2008
IEEE is looking for dedicated volunteers

Online Tutorials Add Course Notes

7 January 2008
Downloadable course notes have been created for all 70-plus online tutorials

Pas Pasupathy: Meeting Challenges Head On

7 January 2008
Retired professor influenced the careers of students around the world

Society Recognitions: January 2008

7 January 2008
The following people were recently honored by IEEE groups or societies

Student Branch Sparks Interest in IEEE

7 January 2008
Students at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, in Massachusetts, have their annual Spark Party

Awards Board Seeks New Members

7 January 2008
If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer activity, consider joining the IEEE Awards Board