In Memory of T. John Lewis

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Professor T. John Lewis Emeritus Professor T. John Lewis died peacefully at his home on Anglesey with his family on 29thApril 2019, aged 96. John gained his BSc and PhD from the University of London in 1944 and 1947 respectively. In 1966…

2019 IEEE DEIS Bertinoro Summer School

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Summer School on Challenges for Extra-high Voltage DC Organized by: IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation SocietyBertinoro, Italy15thto 20thSeptember 2019 To promote scientific debate between junior researchers in the field…

2020 AdCom Call for Nominations

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CALL FOR NOMINATIONS DEIS ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE (AdCom) AdCom manages the affairs of the IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society (DEIS). It is made up of 18 members-at-large, plus ex-officio members.Nominations and Appointment…

Report on the 1st Thematic School on Dielectrics 2018

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The first Thematic School on Dielectrics was organized under the sponsorship of CNRS—French National Research Center, and supported by DEIS, on Porquerolles Island in France, June 24 to 29, 2018. The topic of this first edition was the ageing…

Report on the 2018 IEEE DEIS Summer School in Bertinoro, Italy

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Introduction September 9 to 13, 2018, the fourth annual DEIS-sponsored Summer School on Dielectric Interfaces was held in Bertinoro, Italy. The objectives of the summer school are to organize brainstorms of challenging topics in the field…

April 2019 TDEI Issue

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Every other month, The Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation publishes four categories of technical reports: papers; reviews; communications; and, dielectric letters and discussions. Topics are concerned…

James West

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Photo: Johns Hopkins University James West, DEIS long-standing member and Life Fellow, has been featured in the IEEE Spectrum blog for his work on a smart stethoscope. Read the post here and also his featured article here.

February 2019 TDEI Issue

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Every other month, The Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation publishes four categories of technical reports: papers; reviews; communications; and, dielectric letters and discussions. Topics are concerned…

In Memory of Siegfried Bauer

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In memoriam Siegfried Bauer (Karlsruhe, Germany 15 May 1961 – 30 December 2018 Linz, Austria) Siegfried Bauer, an internationally renowned, very creative applied physicist, who also was a prolific materials scientist and engineer,…