Society Brief - October 2022

IEEE Day 2022 - Special Membership Offers

Save US$30 when applying for IEEE membership in 2023, for those applying as higher grade members. In celebration of IEEE Day (available 1 - 18 October 2022).

Use this opportunity to join our society when you join or renew your IEEE membership in 2023. EDS is offering complimentary membership for new joins to IEEE.

NEW! IEEE Multiple Society Discount Program
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Four EDS Members Named Recipients of 2022 IEEE Medals

Congratulations to our members for their outstanding contributions to society, and the engineering profession.

Asad M. Madni - 2022 IEEE Medal of Honor

Anantha Chandrakasan - 2022 IEEE Mildred Dresselhaus Medal

Ingo Wolff - 2022 IEEE/RSE James Clerk Maxwell Medal

Umesh K. Mishra - 2022 IEEE Jun-ichi Nishizawa Medal


Dr. Morris Chang has been named as the “IEEE EDS Celebrated Member” of 2022!

Dr. Morris Chang founded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSMC) in 1987, served as its Chairman for 31 years, and its CEO for many of those 31 years. Dr. Chang retired from TSMC in June 2018. TSMC pioneered the dedicated silicon foundry business model and has served as a powerful force of innovation in the information industry.

The IEEE EDS Celebrated Member distinction honors and recognizes esteemed alumni whose accomplishments inspire young scholars and researchers and take the field to new heights.

Visit the EDS website for more information.

Congratulations to Albert Wang, 2022 IEEE EDS J.J. Ebers Award Winner!

General News

Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Transistor

Are you an EDS Forum Member or Chapter Chair and would like to hold an event to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the transistor? The IEEE Electron Devices Society is providing 75th-anniversary banners to any IEEE/EDS Forum Member or Chapter Chair that is holding an event to celebrate this important anniversary. Please submit the banner order form and we will ship a banner to you to display during your event.

We ask that you also consider sending event photos/videos to [email protected] for posting on EDS website, newsletter and social media sites. A prize will be given for the best photo!


Call for Papers IEEE JxCDC Special Topic

New IEEE JXCDC CFP: Special Topic on Non-traditional Devices, Circuits and Architectures for Energy Efficient Computing.

Prospective authors are invited to submit original works and/or extended works based on conference presentations on various aspects of non-Boolean computing, oscillatory or spiking neural networks, probabilistic computing and quantum-inspired computing. Emerging nanodevices utilizing novel quantum materials such as phase-transition oxides, complex oxides, ferroelectric materials, magnetic/spintronic materials and photonics.

The target date to publish this special issue is March 2023. Submission Deadline:
1 December 2022.
Submit your paper now!

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Call for Papers for IEEE T-ED Special Issue

The Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices (T-ED) on "Wide and Ultrawide Band Gap Semiconductor Devices for RF and Power Applications," will report the most advanced and recent results in the field of wide and ultrawide bandgap semiconductor materials and devices.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to: Advanced materials structures and growth,
Advanced device processing, RF devices, Power Devices, Thermal optimization, Integration, System level aspects, Reliability.

Submission deadline is
31 August 2023
Publication date: February 2024

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Call for Papers - Special Issue of the IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices

Submit your papers for a special issue of the IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices on "From Mega to Nano: Beyond One Century of Vacuum Electronics" This Special Issue aims to value the great diversity in this family of devices by reporting the latest research results and state of the art in the field of Vacuum Electronic Devices.

Submission Deadline:
31 October 2022
Publication Date: June 2023 

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