Welcome to the Transformers Committee Website!

The Transformers Committee is one of the largest and most active of the17 technical committees within the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES). The  Committee is comprised of technical and managerial  representatives from manufacturers, consultants, vendors and end users of electrical transformers and components. The continuing scope of the Committee is to develop and update standards and guidelines for the design, testing, repair, installation, operation and maintenance of transformers, reactors and associated components that are used within electric utility and industrial power systems.


All meeting information for the Columbus Meeting is now available.  Registration has been enabled.  The meeting schedule was revised September 19.

Check out the new meeting app where you can keep up to date with the latest schedules, sessions, and speakers, customize your agenda and add events to your calendar to tailor your IEEE Transformers Committee experience.  For more information on how to obtain the EventHub App, scan the bar code on the left or click on EventHub.


Please welcome our new SC Chairs that will be stepping into their roles at the upcoming meeting in Columbus, Ohio and be sure to thank their predecessors for their many years of service in these positions:
Bushing SC: Eric Weatherbee taking over for Peter Zhao
Dry Type SC: Casey Ballard taking over for Chuck Johnson
HVDC SC: Ulf Radbrandt taking over for Mike Sharp
Instrument Transformers SC: Thomas Sizemore taking over for Ross McTaggert

It is again with regret that we inform you of the passing of another of our colleagues.  Hazel Epperson, who previously worked for ABB and most recently as a consultant working with Shihlin Electric, passed away May 11. More information can be found at Epperson-Obituary. Our sincerest condolences to Hazel’s friends and family.


It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Ron Stahara on Sunday, September 15. More information can be found on the Memorials page or at Stahara-Obituary. Please keep Ron’s family and his wife Mary Ann in your thoughts.


It is with great sadness and sorrow that we announce the passing of Dean Yannucci. Dean served as the Transformers Committee Chair from 1985 – 1986.  More information can be found on the Memorials page or at Yannucci.

Last Meeting:

Spring 2019 – Anaheim, California, March 24 – 28, 2019
Presentations (see above Mtg Page)
Attendance: By Company, By Name

Upcoming Meetings:

   Fall 2019 – Columbus, Ohio, October 27 – 31, 2019**
Spring 2020 – Charlotte, North Carolina, March 22 – 26, 2020**
Fall 2020 – Kansas City, Missouri, October 18 – 22, 2020**
Spring 2021 – TBD
*   Firm date
**  Confirmed date and location