Welcome on IEEE Germany Section Industrial Electronics, Industry Applications and Power Electronics Societies Joint Chapter website!

The Chapter Objective is to act as a facilitator in the area of power electronics, control and electric drives in Germany, to promote communication within the German power electronics community and strengthen national and international ties in meetings.

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  • Power electonics for the ion-drive at the THM, department of elcectic engineering

Next Chapter Meeting will be in the beginning of Q2/2022 under the topic EMC in Power Electronics. Further Information are coming soon.

Our last Chapter Meeting this year was on 3rd of November in 2021 again as an ONLINE-Meeting via WebEx. You can find the agenda below.

16:30 Uhr   Begrüßung
                 Prof. Dr. Marco Jung + Chapter Board
                 IEEE Business
                 Dr. Ulrich Schwarzer
16:45 Uhr   The BaSIC Topology:
                 A New Technique to Improve Short Circuit Capability of SiC and GaN Power Devices

                 Prof. Dr. Jayant Baliga, NC State University

17:40 Uhr   Informationen zur EPE 2022 in Hannover
                 Jun.-Prof. Dr. Jens Friebe, Universität Hannover

17:45 Uhr   Pause
18:00 Uhr   Key application for silicon carbide based power devices in industry and electromobility
                 Dr. Peter Friedrichs Infineon Technologie AG
18:55 Uhr   Stand Fördervereinsgründung
                 Ulrich Schwarzer
19:20 Uhr   Sonstiges und Ausblick 2022
                 Chapter Board
19:30 Uhr   Ende


On Thursday, June 24th, 2021, our second online chapter meeting in 2021 took place also via WebEx.

On Thursday, March 18th, 2021, our first online chapter meeting in 2021 took place via WebEx. We counted up to 52 participants. Here you can find our (try of a) group photo in a new way.
The last meeting of the German Chapter on 5th of November 2020 was our first Online Meeting with approx. 27 participants.

Last Chapter Meetings (in presence)

On October 24th (2019) we met together with our austrian chapter colleagues (IES/IAS/PELS  Chapter Austria) to meet us in Jenbach, Austria at Innio Jenbacher GmbH & Co OG and on the following day October, 25th at the University Innsbruck, Institut für Mechatronik, Innsbruck Power Electronics Lab (Invitation and Report).

April 11th to 12th we met at Beckhoff, Verl and at the university of Applied Siences Bielefeld (InvitationReport)

Senior Membership Initiative
We encourage all Members who are eligible to apply for the Senior Member status.

Chapter Board 2021-2022

Chair: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marco Jung
Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg
Vice Chair:
Dr.-Ing. Andreas Wagener
Dr. Fritz Faulhaber GmbH & Co.
Secretary: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Marcel Benecke
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences
Treasurer: Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Schwarzer
Infineon Technologies AG