IEEE R5 Houston Section in Partnership with NSBE PI SIG Webinar: Black History Month STEM Innovators

In February 2021 during the celebration of Black History Month (BHM) the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), R5 Houston Section partnered with the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Process Improvement (PI) Special Interest Group (SIG) to present a three-part webinar series entitled STEM Innovators. Each webinars series was presented by a different… Read more

IEEE R5 Galveston Section Workshop: STEM Engineers In Real Life (IRL) – Who Moved My Cheese?

Students are often encouraged to go into engineering, but what is it that engineers do? “There is no one quick answer because it depends not only on what type of engineer you become but also what industry you work in. To really appreciate the scope of the things engineers do, it’s best to see them.” I… Read more

LNL Webinar: Electrical HRG (High Resistance Grounding) Challenges and Solutions

Neutral-grounding resistors (NGR) for industrial power systems are often selected without consideration of the nature of the loads on the system. Where a significant proportion of system demand is from adjustable-speed drives (ASD), unexpected performance problems, such as the NGR continually running hot without a detected ground fault, or NGR failure, can result. Modern HRG… Read more

Webinar: IEEEXplorer to your Next Career Opportunity

You may think that IEEEXplore is just a research database for discovery and access to journal articles, conference proceedings, technical standards, and related materials on computer science, electrical engineering and electronics, and allied fields, but did you know that you can also leverage it for more than just research?  Wow, users can get that promotion, research emerging technologies to make that… Read more

UH Clear Lake: SPAC Student Conference

On Wednesday, November 20, 2019 I was invited to participate in IEEE UH-Clear Lake SPAC Student Conference. I must admit I didn’t know much about SPAC was and it was a luncheon, so I decided to attend. IEEE Student Professional Awareness Conference (SPAC) is an annual event which serves respected professionals to get engaged with… Read more

IEEE Awards Webinar: “The Art of Writing a Successful Nomination”

As you know, IEEE Day is coming up on 1 October with celebrations taking place around the world during the first two weeks of the month. As a part of the festivities, the IEEE Awards Program will be hosting a live webinar discussing “The Art of Writing a Successful Nomination”. The webinar will be geared towards helping nominators and… Read more

IEEE Houston Section Seminar: Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO) Tech Trends

On Thursday, September 26, 2019 the IEEE Houston Section will be hosting a seminar with special guest Chris Macha of Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO). EPO is one of the largest local electronics supply stores in the Metro Houston area, they are the go to resource to those working in electronics, electro-mechanical, and much more. Owners… Read more

ASME South TX Sec: Meeting Annoucement

In partnership with ASME South Texas Section and IEEE Houston Section the following announcement is being shared.  “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Moon“ NASA’s Apollo Program Frank Hughes Retired NASA Chief of Space Flight Training Thursday, July 18 Come join our dinner presentation celebrating NASA & 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11-… Read more