ASSOCIATIONS and ORGANIZATIONS
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)is the central research and development organization for the Department of Defense (DoD). It manages and directs selected basic and applied research and development projects for DoD, and pursues research and technology where risk and payoff are both very high and where success may provide dramatic advances for traditional military roles and missions.
- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
The IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional society. A non-profit organization, the IEEE promotes the development and application of electrotechnology and allied sciences for the benefit of humanity, the advancement of the profession, and the well-being of its members. Location: United States, New Jersey, New York.
- Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE)
Founded in 1871, the Institution of Electrical Engineers is the largest professional engineering society in Europe and has a worldwide membership of over 130,000. These men and women, who have joined together to promote the advancement of electrical, electronic and manufacturing science and engineering, range from students to the most distinguished and highly qualified members of the profession. The IEE is based at Savoy Place, London, UK.
- Instrumentation and Control Engineering Society
icesociety.org is a complete engineering portal having sections like Career(to post and apply for jobs for free), Directory (similar to yellow pages), Downloads (for sharing free engineering related ebooks and softwares), News, Books, Forums (to share knowledge with fellow engineers), Links database and many more.
- National Industrial Information Infrastructure Protocols (NIIIP) Consortium
The NIIIP Consortium is a team of organizations that has entered into a cooperative development agreement with the U.S. Government to develop open industry software protocols that will make it possible for manufacturers and their suppliers to effectively interoperate as if they were part of the same enterprise, even though many of these interactions are unscheduled and occur between both sophisticated and relatively unsophisticated users who utilize a wide range of computer systems, operating environments, and business processes.
- SIGDA: the ACM Special Interest Group on Design Automation
SIGDA is the ACM technical society for Design Automation professionals, involved in the application of the computer to all phases of electrical and electronic design. It sponsors DAC (Design Automation Conference) and other leading conferences and workshops as well as many other useful and innovative projects.
- The EEEL at NIST
The Electronics and Electrical Engineering Laboratory (EEEL) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) [USA].
- VTT Electronics
(Research and Development Services) VTT Electronics is one of the nine research institutes of VTT, the Technical Research Centre of Finland. VTT Electronics is a highly specialized R&D unit, offering services to all manufacturers of products containing electronic parts. Its services are made use of by the electronics, telecommunications, process automation, mechanical engineering, and instrumentation industries. VTT Electronics has four research fields: Electronic Materials and Components, Electronic Circuits and Systems, Embedded Software, and Optoelectronics.
- AVEL: Australasian Virtual Engineering Library
AVEL is a single Web-based focal point for access to engineering information resources of all kinds. The gateway provides access to Internet information such as electronic engineering publications and databases, research projects, data sources, software, online teaching modules, directories, conferences etc. In addition, the gateway provides links, through library catalogues and document delivery services, to print information.
- Digitallab-EE Tutorial & Directory
Digitallab is collection of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Resources, tutorial, directory, and glossary.
- EE Times Network
Network of websites on semiconductor industry, electronic design tools and methodologies, data communications, analog and mixed/signal technology, career as engineer or manager, and EE Times newspaper.
- Electrical Engineering page on EINet Galaxy
EINet Galaxy is a guide to world-wide information and services.
- ElectronicsWeb – Information resource for the Electronic Engineering industry
Resource for professionals in the electronic design industry- Information on OEM electronics, electronic design, integrated circuits, digital signal processors, etc.