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The GRSS Chapter Committee has been chaired by Paolo Gamba ( since January 2014 under the portfolio of the VP for Professional Activities, Wooil Moon (
All Chapters are required to provide to the Chapter Committee Chair a report about the activities in the previous year **by January 15**. Chapter Chairs are reminded that their reports will be considered to select outstanding activities to be funded by the Society, and the Chapters to be considered for the Chapter Excellence Award. GRSS established a Chapter Excellence Award to recognize excellence in a GRSS or Joint Local Chapter demonstrated by exemplary local GRSS activities during the previous year. The award shall be considered annually and presented only when a deserving Chapter is identified.

GRS-S Chapters and Contact Information

Chapter Location Joint with (Societies) Chapter Chair E-mail Address
Region 1: Northeastern USA
Boston Section, MA GRS William Blackwell
Springfield Section, MA AP, MTT, ED, GRS, LEO Paul Siqueira
GRS Anthony Vodacek
Region 2: Eastern USA
Washington, DC & Northern VA area GRS Miguel Roman
Region 3: Southeastern USA
Atlanta Section, GA AES, GRS Kristin Frinkley Bing
Eastern North Carolina Section GRS Linda Hayden
Melbourne Section, FL GRS, AES William Junek
Region 4: Central USA
Central Illinois Section LEO, GRS Weng Cho Chew
Southeastern Michigan Section GRS Adib Y. Nashashibi
Region 5: Southwestern USA
Denver Section, CO AP, MTT, GRS Michael Janezic
Houston Section, TX AP, MTT, GRS, LEO Christi Madsen
Region 6: Western USA
Alaska Section, AK GRS Franz Meyer
Los Angeles Section, CA GRS Paul A. Rosen
Region 7: Canada
Ottawa Section, ON OE, GRS Yifeng Zhou
Quebec Section, Quebec, QC AES, OE, GRS Xavier Maldague
Toronto Section, ON SP, VT, AES, UFF, OE, GRS Sri Krishnan
Vancouver Section, BC AES, GRS David G. MichelsonSteven McClain
Region 8: Europe, Middle East and Africa
Benelux Section AES, GRS Mark Bentum
Croatia Section AES, GRS Juraj Bartolic
France Section GRS Mathieu Fauvel
Germany Section GRS Irena Hajnsek
Italy (Central) Section GRS Simonetta Paloscia
Italy (South) Section GRS Maurizio Migliaccio
Russia Section GRS Anatolij Shutko
Saudi Arabia Section GRS Yakoub Bazi
South Africa Section AES, GRS Waldo KleynhansJeanine Engelbrecht
Spain Section GRS Antonio J. Plaza
Student Branch, Spain Section GRS Pablo Benedicto
Turkey Section GRS Kadim Tasdemir
Ukraine Section AP, MTT, ED, AES, GRS, NPS Nataliya K Sakhnenko
United Kingdom & Rep. of Ireland (UKRI) Section GRS, OE Yong Xue
Region 9: Latin America
Student Branch, Colombia Section GRS Leyini Parra Espitia
Student Branch, South Brazil Section GRS Marcus Vasconcelos
Guadalajara Section, Mexico GRS Iván Villalón
Region 10: Asia and Pacific
Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales Sections, Australia GRS Fuqin Li
Bangalore Section, India GRS Daya Sagar Behara
Student Branch, Beijing Section, China GRS Bin Peng
Beijing Section, China GRS Ji Wu
Delhi Section, India GRS O.P.N. Calla
Gujarat Section, India GRS Shiv Mohan
Indonesia Section GRS, AES Arifin Nugroho
Islamabad Section, Pakistan GRS, AES M. Umar Khattak
Kolkata Section Chapter GRS Animesh Maitra
Malaysia Section GRS Hean T ChuahVoon-Chet Koo
Nanjing Section, China GRS Feng Jiao
Seoul Section, Korea GRS Joong-Sun Won
Singapore Section AES, GRS See Kye Yak
Taipei Section, Taiwan GRS Yang-Lang Chang
Shikoku/Fukuoka Section
GRS Akira Hirose

*Abbreviation Guide for IEEE Technical Societies

AES Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society
AP Antennas and Propagation Society
ED Electron Devices Society
EMB Engineering in Medicine and Biology
LEO Lasers & Electro-Optics Society
MTT Microwave Theory and Techniques Society
NPS Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
OE Oceanic Engineering Society
SP Signal Processing Society
UFF Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control Society
VT Vehicular Technology Society