February 2021

IEEE SA Standards Board Approvals

09/10 February 2021

New PARs

  • P1936.2 (COM/AccessCore-SC) Photogrammetric Technical Standard of Civil Light and Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Overhead  Transmission Line Engineering
  • P2976 (CIS/SC) Standard for XAI — eXplainable Artificial Intelligence – for Achieving Clarity and Interoperability of AI Systems Design)
  • P2983 (CIS/SC) Standard for Video Games Vocabulary
  • P802.1AS-2020/Cor 1 (C/LM) Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks–Timing and Synchronization for Time-Sensitive Applications  – Corrigendum 1 Technical and Editorial Corrections
  • P802.11bh (C/LM) Standard for Information Technology–Telecommunications and Information Exchange Between Systems Local  and Metropolitan Area Networks–Specific Requirements – Part 11: Wireless LAN Medium Access Control (MAC)  and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications Amendment: Operation with Randomized and Changing MAC Addresses
  • P802.11bi (C/LM) Standard for Information Technology–Telecommunications and Information Exchange Between Systems Local  and Metropolitan Area Networks–Specific requirements – Part 11: Wireless LAN Medium Access Control (MAC)  and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications Amendment: Enhanced Service with Data Privacy Protection
  • P2955 (C/LT) Recommended Practice for Creating Self Learning Tutorials and Side by Side 
  • P24748-9 (C/S2ESC) Systems and software engineering — Part 9: Application of system and software life cycle processes in epidemic  prevention and control systems
  • P2147.1 (CTS/BSC) Standard for Requirements of Integrated Consortium Chain Station
  • P2979 (CTS/SDSC) Standard for Edge Intelligent Terminal for Expressway Cooperative Transportation
  • P11073-10429 (EMB/11073) Health Informatics — Device Interoperability — Part 10429: Personal Health Device Communication — Device  Specialization – Spirometry
  • P2968.1 (EMB/Stds Com) Trial Use Recommended Practice for Decentralized Clinical Trials Patient Safety
  • P2968.2 (EMB/Stds Com) Trial Use Recommended Practice for Decentralized Clinical Trials Threat Modeling, Cybersecurity, and Data Privacy
  • P2969 (IAS/PCI) Guide for Continuous Thermal Monitoring of Switchgear and Motor Control Centers up to 52 kV
  • P61886.3 (IAS/PCI) Subsea Equipment — Part 3: Subsea Motors
  • P2688 (PE/ESSB) Recommended Practice for Energy Storage Management Systems in Energy Storage Applications
  • P2030.100.2 (PE/PSCC) Guide for Securing Generic Object Oriented System Events (GOOSE) and Sampled Values (SV) Protocols of IEC  61850 using IEC 62351-6 and IEC 62351-9
  • P2985 (PE/PSIM) Guide for Technology of Alternating Current Standard Signal Sources with Digital Output
  • PC57.12.210 (PE/TR) Recommended Practice for On-load Capacity Switching Distribution Transformers
  • PC57.136 (PE/TR) Guide for Audible Sound of Liquid-Immersed Power Transformer
  • P2981 (PE/T&D) Guide for Converter Station Fittings of Ultra-high Voltage (above or equal to 800 kV) Direct Current Power  Transmission Projects
  • P2984 (PE/T&D) Guide for Application of Direct Current (DC) Network Topology Protection in DC Distribution Grids
  • P2977 (BOG/CAG) Adoption of MIPI Alliance Specification for A-PHY Interface (A-PHY) Version 1.0
  • P2965 (VT/HSTMSC) Railway Applications – Electromagnetic Compatibility Train and Complete Vehicle Immunity Test
  • P2982 (VT/ITS) Millimeter-Wave Channel Sounder Verification  

PARs for the Revision of Standards

  • P1855 (CIS/SC) Standard for Fuzzy Markup Language
  • P802.1BA (C/LM) Standard for Local and Metropolitan Area Networks–Audio Video Bridging (AVB) Systems
  • P802.11 (C/LM) Standard for Information Technology — Telecommunications and Information Exchange Between Systems Local  and Metropolitan Area Networks — Specific Requirements – Part 11: Wireless Local Area Network (LAN) Medium  Access Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications
  • P828 (C/S2ESC) Standard for Configuration Management in Systems and Software Engineering
  • P982.1 (C/S2ESC) Standard for Measures of the Software Aspects of Dependability
  • P181 (IM/WM&A) Standard for Transitions, Pulses, and Related Waveforms
  • P1696 (IM/WM&A) Standard for Terminology and Test Methods for Circuit Probes
  • P1786 (PE/NPE) Guide for Human Factors Applications of Computerized Operating Procedure Systems (COPS) at Nuclear Power  Generating Stations and Other Nuclear Facilities
  • PC57.96 (PE/TR) Guide for Loading Dry-Type Distribution and Power Transformers
  • P62704-4 (SASB/SCC39) IEC/IEEE International Standard – Determining the peak spatial-average specific absorption rate (SAR) in the  human body from wireless communication devices, 30 MHz to 6 GHz — Part 4: General requirements for using  the finite element method for SAR calculations  

Modified PARs

  • P11073-20601a (EMB/11073) Health Informatics — Personal Health Device Communication – Part 20601: Application Profile – Optimized  Exchange Protocol Amendment
  • P1017.1 (IAS/PCI) Recommended Practice for Testing Electric Submersible Pump Cable
  • P1017.2 (IAS/PCI) Recommended Practice for Specifying Electric Submersible Pump Cable–Ethylene-Propylene Rubber Insulation
  • P1017.3 (IAS/PCI) Recommended Practice for Specifying Electric Submersible Pump Cable–Polypropylene Insulation
  • PC37.20.3 (PE/SWG) Standard for Metal-Enclosed Interrupter Switchgear Rated above 1 kV ac up to and Including 48.3 kV ac
  • PC37.301 (PE/SWG) Standard for High-Voltage Switchgear (above 1000 V) Test Techniques–Partial Discharge Measurements
  • PC57.162 (PE/TR) Guide for the Interpretation of Moisture Related Parameters in Liquid Immersed Transformers and Reactors  

Withdrawn PARs

  • P1609.11 (VT/ITS) Standard for Wireless Access in Vehicular Environments (WAVE) — Over-the-Air Electronic Payment Data  Exchange Protocol for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
  • P62704-1a (SASB/SCC39) IEC/IEEE International Standard for Determining the Peak Spatial Average Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) in the  Human Body from Wireless Communications Devices, 30 MHz – 6 GHz. Part 1: General Requirements for using  the Finite Difference Time Domain (FDTD) Method for SAR Calculations Amendment 1 Extension of the SAR Spatial Averaging Algorithm for Equivalence to the Procedure Defined in the  IEEE 1528 and IEC 62209-1 Standards  

New Standards

  • 1923.1-2021 (COM/GreenICT-SC) IEEE Standard for computation of energy efficiency upper bound for apparatus processing communication  signal waveforms
  • 802.3cr-2021 (C/LM) IEEE Standard for Ethernet Amendment 10: Isolation
  • 802.3cu-2021 (C/LM) IEEE Standard for Ethernet Amendment: Physical Layers and Management Parameters for 100 Gb/s and  400 Gb/s Operation over Single-Mode Fiber at 100 Gb/s per Wavelength
  • 802.11ax-2021 (C/LM) IEEE Standard for Information technology– Telecommunications and information exchange between  systems Local and metropolitan area networks–Specific requirements Part 11: Wireless LAN Medium Access  Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications Amendment 1: Enhancements for High Efficiency WLAN
  • 2675-2021 (C/S2ESC) IEEE Standard for DevOps: Building Reliable and Secure Systems Including Application Build, Package and  Deployment
  • 2142.1-2021 (CTS/BSC) IEEE Recommended Practice for E-Invoice Business Using Blockchain Technology
  • 3004.7-2021 (IAS/ICPS) IEEE Recommended Practice for the Protection of Conductors Used in Industrial and Commercial Power  Systems
  • 61886-1-2021 (IAS/PCI) IEEE/IEC International Standard for Subsea Equipment – Power Connectors, Penetrators and Jumper  Assemblies with Rated Voltage from 3 kV (Umax = 3.6 kV) to 30 kV (Umax = 36 kV)
  • 2067-2021 (PHO/SC) IEEE Standard for Fiber Optic Sensors – Fiber Bragg Grating Interrogator Standard – Terminology and  Definitions 
  • 1048a-2021 (PE/T&D) IEEE Guide for Protective Grounding of Power Lines – Amendment 
  • 2777-2021 (BOG/CAG) IEEE Recommended Practice for Operation of 300 MW to 600 MW Pulverized Coal Fired Boiler

Revision Standards


Stay up to date about new developments, including resources, insights and more.