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Swiss IEEE Fellows 2016

5 IEEE members were made fellows in 2016:

  • David Atienza (EPFL) for contributions to design methods and tools for multiprocessor systems on chip
  • Sandro Carrara (EPFL) for contributions to design of nanoscale biological CMOS sensors 
  • Stefan Ritt (PSI) for the development of the Domino Ring Sampler series of chips 
  • Juergen Brugger (EPFL) for contributions to micro and nano manufacturing technology  
  • Adrian Ionescu (EPFL) for contributions to the development of novel devices for low power applications 

Congratulations to your achievements!

2016 General Assembly was held on Wednesday 9th March 

The 2016 General Assembly was held on the 9th of March at the NTB Campus Buchs (SG) from 14:00 to 18:45 (including standing dinner).
The minutes of the 2016 General Assembly can be downloaded here.

24 October 2015: IEEEXtreme 9.0 24-Hour Programming Competition

IEEE Student Branch at EPFL participated to the IEEEXtreme 24-hour Programming Competition 9.0 which was held simultaneously around the world on 24 October, 2015 at 00:00:00 UTC. More information, Flyer

IEEE European Tech Tour, Swiss Leg, May 11/12, 2015 Geneva/Neuchâtel

Our Life Member Group supported  the visit of 35 Life Members, mainly from the US, while travelling in Switzerland, visiting CERN and its Instrumentation Milestone on Monday 11 (Guided by IEEE Fellow Dr. Eric Heijne) and CSEM and the Quartz Watch Milestone on Tuesday 12. The Tech Tour had started on May 8 in Paris and ended May 16 in Münich. Hugo Wyss attended both visits and played host at the final dinner reception offered by the Section to the Tour Participants in Restaurant des Halles, Neuchâtel on Tuesday night... More information

2015 General Assembly of the IEEE was held on Wednesday March 31

The minutes of the 2015 General Assembly can be downloaded here.

The 2015 General Assembly was held at EPFL in Lausanne, VD. The meeting was followed by demos / presentations by our host university and an informal dinner.
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 IEEE Fellows 2015

Several IEEE members were made fellows in 2015:

  • Christian Cachin (IBM Research Laboratory Rüschlikon)
  • Paul Lecoq (CERN, Geneva)

We congratulate them on their achievements.

New Industrial Electronics Chapter

The IEEE HQ approved the Industrial Electronics Swiss Chapter formation request in Summer 2014.

New AESS Swiss Chapter

The official formation and the elections of the AESS Swiss Chapter will take place the 09th of July 2014.



Christian Cachin