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Technical Committees

Fuel Your Career and Future. Join a PELS Technical Committee

Building knowledge and awareness of the latest technologies and other advances in power electronics, IEEE PELS offers a range of technical activities to keep members current and competitive in the workplace. We organize these technical activities through our Technical Committees (TCs).

Joining one of our technical committees and becoming actively involved has many advantages. You will gain insight into IEEE PELS’s operations and will have the opportunity to broaden your professional reach and enhance your career growth potential—growing both personally and professionally.

Person - Pat Wheeler
VP of Technical Operations

Pat Wheeler
University of Nottingham, UK

A Range of Specialty Areas


TC 1: Control and Modeling of Power Electronics

TC 2: Power Components, Integration, and Power ICs

TC 3: Electrical Machines, Drives and Automation

TC 4: Electrified Transportation Systems

TC 5: Sustainable Energy Systems

TC 6: Emerging Power Electronic Technologies

TC 7: Critical Power and Energy Storage Systems

TC 8: Electronic Power Grid Systems

TC 9: Wireless Power Transfer Systems

TC 10: Design Methodologies

TC 11: Aerospace Power

TC 12: Energy Access and Off-Grid Systems

Policies and Procedures

More About the Technical Committees

The operation of TCs is governed by Section 10 of the Society Bylaws. As appropriate, TCs are active in all of PELS’s activities. This includes:

TCs also support PELS publications and standards activities by:


View our community calendar for upcoming technical meetings.


Engage in Standards Activities, Join Us!

The PELS is the driving force behind numerous standards activities relating to power electronics and smart grid initiatives. To view current and ongoing Standards Efforts, visit our Standards page. If you are interested in working on new standards or revisions, submit an application to volunteer for the PELS Standards Committee.