Working Group Areas

This is not a comprehensive overview of active IEEE Standards working groups. It is merely a list of those groups who have publicly viewable web areas.

For a wider perspective on IEEE Standards projects, please refer to our IEEE Standards Development Lifecycle.

For a list of approved Project Authorization Requests (PARs), please refer to PAR Approvals/History.

Aerospace Electronics
Gyro and Accelerometer
Data Structures (P1953)
Broadband Over Power Line
BPL Networks: Medium Access Control and Physical Layer Specifications (P1901)
Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (P1900)
Next Generation Service Overlay Network (NGSON) (P1903)
Service Interoperability in Ethernet Passive Optical Networks (SIEPON) P1904.1
Ubiquitous Green Community Control Network Protocol (P1888)
Components and Materials
Carbon Nanotubes - Additives in Bulk Materials (P1690)
Carbon Nanotubes - Measurement of Electrical Properties (P1650)
Organic and Molecular Transistors and Materials (P1620)
Organic Diode Bridge Structures for RF Devices (P1620.2)
Organic Transistor Based Ring Oscillators (P1620.1)
Printed Electronics
Earth Observation
Earth Observation (SCC40)
Electromagnetic Compatibility
Electromagnetic Safety (SCC39)
Product Performance Safety (Wireless Handset SAR Certification)
Environmental Assessment
Personal Computer Products (P1680)
Information Technology
ATLAS (Abbreviated Test Language for All Systems)
Cloud-to-cloud Interoperability: Intercloud (P2302)
Consumer-ownable Digital Personal Property (P1817)
Diagnostic and Maintenance Control (SCC20)
Embedded Core Test (P1500)
Floating-Point Arithmetic (P754)
Heterogeneous InterConnect (HIC) IEEE Std. 1355-1995
High Performance Serial Bus Bridges (P1394.1)
High Performance Serial Bus - S800 over CAT5 (P1394c)
High Speed Test Access Port and On-chip Distribution Architecture (P1149.10)
LAN/MAN (P802)
Learning Technology (P1484)
Mixed-Signal Test Bus (1149.4)
Microprocessor Standards
PASC (Portable Applications Standards Committee)
Programmable Devices: Boundary-Scan-based In System Configuration (P1532)
Public-Key Cryptography (P1363)
Software Acquisition (P1062)
Software and Systems Engineering
Standard Test Interface Language (P1450)
Static Component Interconnection Test Protocol and Architecture (P1581)
System Verilog (P1800)
Test Access Port and Boundary Scan Architecture (1149.1)
Test Access Port and Boundary Scan Architecture: Reduced-pin and Enhanced-functionality (1149.7)
Test and Diagnosis for Electronic Systems (SCC20)
VHDL - Analysis and Standardization (P1076)
VHDL - Analog and Mixed-Signal Extensions (P1076.1)
Instrumentation & Measurement
Analog to Digital Converters (P1241)
Common Functionality, Commands, and Transducer Electronic Data Sheets (P1451.0)
Circuit Probes (P1696)
Digital to Analog Converters (P1658)
Digitizing Waveform Recorders (P1057)
High-speed CANopen-based Transducer Network Interface (P1451.6)
Mixed-mode Transducer Interface (P1451.4)
Protocol for Precise Clock Synchronization in Networked Measurement and Control Systems (P1588)
Pulse Measurement and Analysis by Objective Techniques (P181)
Wireless Transducer Interface for Sensors and Actuators (P1451.5)
Internet of Things (IoT)
Machine-to-Machine (M2M)
Microwave Theory and Techniques
Rectangular Waveguides (P1785)
National Electrical Safety Code
Portable Battery Technology
Rechargeable Batteries for Portable Computing (P1625)
Rechargeable Batteries for Cellular Telephones (P1725)
Power Electronics
High Brightness LEDs (P1789)
Power Electronics Module Interface (P1461)
Power & Energy
Computer Based Controls for Hydroelectric Power Plant Automation (P1249)
Custom Power (P1409)
Definitions - Electric Generating Unit Reliability, Availability, and Productivity (762)
Distributed Resources Interconnected with Electric Power Systems (P1547)
Electric Motors - Application in Class I Division 2 (P1349)
Electrical System Design Techniques to Improve Electrical Safety (P1814)
Electrical Systems in Commercial Buildings (P241)
Emergency and Standby Power (P446)
Energy Management in Commercial and Industrial Facilities (P739)
Fuel Cells, Photovoltaics, Dispersed Generation and Energy Storage (SCC21)
Industrial Applications - Textile, Fiber, & Film
Low-Voltage Circuit Breakers used in Industrial and Commercial Power Systems (P1015)
Maintenance, Operation, and Safety of Industrial and Commercial Power Systems (P902)
Nuclear Power Engineering
Power Quality - Monitoring Electric Power Quality (P1159)
Power Systems Engineering
Stationary Batteries
Surge Protective Devices
Transmision & Distribution
Quantities, Units, and Letter Symbols
Letter Symbols for Units of Measurements
International System of Units (SI)
Terms and Definitions
IEEE-SA Standards Terms Database (On-line)
Transportation Technology
Motor Vehicle Event Data Recorders (MVEDRs) P1616a
Rail Transit Vehicle Interface
Voting Systems
Voting Systems Electronic Data Interchange (P1622)