Women-in-STEM event @ CSW-2020

As a part of the Compound Semiconductor Week (CSW-2020) Dr. Qin Wang (RISE-Acreo) is organizing a Women-in-STEM symposium with a number of invited international speakers. The event is sponsored by IEEE Sweden Section and IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter through IEEE Chapter Grants. The CSW 2020 venue is at Münchenbryggeriet in Stockholm on 17-21 May-2020… Read more

IEEE Sweden Newsletter Q3

Dear IEEE Members, Let me begin with the achievements of the Young Professionals in the section. In a historic victory, the YP’s have won the bid to host the next edition of the IEEE Region 8 Students and Young Professionals Congress (R8 SYP). This event gathers 400+ students, young professionals, IEEE leaders (including the IEEE… Read more

Optopub in Stockholm on 13-June 2019 – POSTPONED

Unfortunately, the recently announced PhotonicSweden & SOS Optopub has been postponed. It is expected that this event will be moved to Aug/Sept-2019. We will come back with a new date in August. Date and time: TBD (Aug/Sept 2019) Location: RISE-Acreo, Electrum at Kista, Kistagången 16 / Isafjordsgatan 22, Room Knuth, Elevator B to Level 6…. Read more

Members’ Newsletter 2019 Q1

Dear IEEE Members, It’s been a great start of the year for the IEEE Sweden Section. Given that the financial year ends at the end of March, we have some interesting updates for you. Many more events to follow, we will keep you updated as we plan them. For now, I wish you and your… Read more

Members’ Newsletter 2018 Q4

Dear IEEE Members, 2018 is at the very end now and I am very happy for what we have been able to achieve at the IEEE Sweden Section. Several high-quality seminars and workshops took place during autumn. Among others, worth mentioning is the HVDC Transmission Seminar, that was organized at Chalmers by the IEEE Sweden… Read more

IEEE Sweden at the Nobel lectures in Uppsala

On December 13th 2018, Uppsala University played host to a series of Nobel lectures, followed by a luncheon in Uppsala Castle. The session commenced with Sofia Lindblad receiving the Swedish Chemical Society award for ‘Best Master Thesis’ in Chemistry, with congratulations from the Nobel Laureates. The laureates then treated attendees to lectures which were in… Read more

Two IEEE Life Fellows Honored With 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics

IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, is proud to announce that two IEEE Life Fellows, Dr. Arthur Ashkin and Dr. Gérard Mourou, and Dr. Donna Strickland, were awarded the prestigious 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics by The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. All honorees have been dedicated contributors… Read more