IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society

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The IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society is a professional society of the IEEE.[1]


The IRE Professional Group on Instrumentation was established on March 9 of 1950, which after the merger with AIEE in 1963 changed its name to the IEEE Professional Technical Group on Instrumentation and Measurement. In 1964 the group changed its name to the IEEE Group on Instrumentation and Measurement and again in 1978 to the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society.[2]

Field of Interest[edit]

The society's Field of Interest, according to its website, include metrology, analog and digital electronic instruments, systems and standards for measuring and recording electrical quantities (in both frequency and time domains), instrumentation and transducers for measurement of non-electrical variables, calibration and uncertainty, instruments with automated control and analysis functions, safety instrumentation, and new technology applications.


The IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society publishes the following:[3]


The society sponsors 3 major conferences [4] on a yearly basis.

In addition, there are a number of smaller, more specified conferences sponsored by I&M, including but not limited to the following:


  1. ^ IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society
  2. ^ IEEE Global History Network (2011). "IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society History". IEEE History Center. Retrieved 7 July 2011. 
  3. ^ IEEE IMS Publications
  4. ^ IEEE IMS Conferences