IEEE Life Membership Texas Technical Tour

Texas is the home to a number of centers of technical excellence of national importance, as well as several key IEEE historical awards including Milestones celebrating technological breakthroughs or turning points. These will form the basis for a number of technology-oriented visits throughout Texas organized by the San Antonio Life Member Affinity Group (LMAG) of… Read more

A Little Known IEEE History Fact

Did you know fact? Notable President of IEEE and founding organizations include Elihu Thomson (AIEE, 1889–1890) Elihu Thomson (March 29, 1853 – March 13, 1937) was an English-born American engineer and inventor who was instrumental in the founding of major electrical companies in the United States, the United Kingdom and France. Thomson founded the Thomson-Houston Electric… Read more

IEEE History Center November 2015 Newsletter

IEEE History Center November 2015 Newsletter The IEEE History Center e-newsletter is available free to all persons interested in technological history — whether engineers, scholars, researchers, hobbyists, or interested members of the public. The newsletter reports on the activities of the IEEE History Center and on new resources and projects in electrical and computer history…. Read more