Section achievements

  • Concentrations of members in electrical power generation & distribution; oil & gas support and R&D; aerospace; and computer & embedded systems; and telecommunications
  • 4 active Fellows in the Section
  • 5 active Life Fellows in the Section
  • 10 active Life Senior and 40 Senior Members in the Section
  • Section celebrated 75 years in 2012
  • Established joint PES/IAS Chapter on March 21, 1977 by Edwin L. Averill
  • Established COMSOC Chapter on March 28, 2003 by Dr. Hazem Refai
  • Established LMAG Chapter in 2019 by Dr. Robert Strattan first meeting in Sept. 2019
  • Section Hosted IEEE Greentech Conference and Annual R5 Meeting in 2012
  • Continued to host virtual events during the COVID-19 pandemic

Section supports several outreach efforts each year

  • Maker Faire
  • Tulsa Engineering Challenge
  • IEEE Tulsa Section Student Poster Competition
  • Oklahoma High Performance Computing Competition

IEEE Student Branches

Oklahoma State University, Oral Roberts University, University of Tulsa

IEEE-HKN Chapters

Oklahoma State University (Omega Chapter), University of Tulsa (Zeta Nu Chapter)

Some IEEE Tulsa Section Member Awards

  • Robert Strattan
    • R5 John Meredith Lifetime Achievement Award 2019
    • R5 Outstanding Education Award 2005
    • Tulsa Section Distinguished Service Award 2015
  • Ramachandra G. Ramakumar (previously a member of the Section)
    • R5 Jim Leonard Outstanding Member Award 2019
  • David T. McCurley
    • Green Tech 2012