IEEE Reliability Society Newsletter     Vol. 61, No. 1, February 2015

Table of Contents

Front page:

President's Message

From the Editor

Society News:

RS Banquet at RAMS: Lifetime Achievement and Engineer of the Year Awards

RS Banquet at RAMS: New ExCom Slate and AdCom Electees

Members & Chapters

Boston Chapter

Dallas Chapter

Arizona Chapter

RS Chapter Outreach: China

Meetings & Conferences

Call for Abstracts: 2015 ASTR Conference, Boston, MA

Announcing 2015 IRPS, Monterrey, CA

PHM-2015 Announced: Austin, TX

Call for Papers: 2015 QRS, Vancouver, Canada

Letters in Reliability

Revisiting Perception of Reliability: Uninteroperability in US Power Grid


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ASTR 2015 Boston Call for Abstracts

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Accelerated Stress Testing and Reliability Workshop Delivering Reliability Effectively With Current and New Technologies.


September 9-11, 2015; Boston.

Submit your abstract online at

We invite presentations on the following & other appropriate topics:

  • The science of test acceleration: integration of design modeling, analysis, and accelerated testing
  • Leveraging testing when total failure is not an option: assuring product life from degradation
  • Focusing and streamlining test effort: achieving more with less

Why Should You Present?

  • Share your passion, expertise, and best
  • Publish your findings and build your résumé
  • Network


Achieve more cost-effective results for your company at the 2015 Accelerated Stress Testing and Reliability (ASTR) Workshop. The 2015 ASTR Workshop is relevant to manufacturers in the aerospace, automotive, consumer electronics, defense, medical, and telecommunications industries.

If your company needs to improve product testing with a goal to improve reliability, reduce warranty costs, improve pro­ ts, gain market share, and be more competitive, then the 2015 ASTR Workshop needs to be on your calendar.;

Find more information about the workshop, including abstract submission details, at

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