UC Berkeley IEEE PELS-IAS Student Chapter


Our mission is to promote power electronics and energy conversion technologies to the UC Berkeley and San Francisco Bay Area community.

We are the official Joint Student Chapter Branch of the IEEE Power Electronics and Industry Applications Societies. Our Student Chapter is part of the IEEE Oakland-East Bay Section.

News and Announcements

June 10, 2016: We have joined forces with the IEEE Industrial Applications Society. We are now the UC Berkeley IEEE PELS-IAS Student Chapter!

September 17, 2015: UC Berkeley IEEE PELS Student Chapter is officially incorporated by IEEE!

Upcoming Events

Extreme Power Density Converters ‐ Fundamental Techniques and Selected Applications

Thursday, July 13, 2017 (co-hosted with SFBAC IEEE PELS)
Texas Instruments, Building E Auditorium, 2900 Semiconductor Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95051
6:30 - 7:00pm Dinner & Networking, 7:00 - 8:00pm Talk

Prof. Robert Pilawa-Podgurski

Assistant Professor
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the IEEE Power Electronics Society, our parent chapter, holds events on the fourth Thursday of every month. See here for more details!

Useful Links

There is a vibrant PELS/IAS community here in the Bay Area! Here are some links where you can find more information about these Chapters and their events.

The E-Grid is a comprehensive (albeit crowded) listing for all events in the IEEE San Francisco Bay Area Council.

Oakland-East Bay (OEB)

Santa Clara Valley (SCV)

SF Bay Area (SF)