IEEE-SA Standards Board Approvals

New and revised standards projects, as well as new and revised standards put forth for approval by the Standards Board.

IEEE-SA STANDARDS BOARD APPROVALS
19 MARCH 2009

Approved PARs for New Standards

  • P1394d (C/MSC): IEEE Standard for a High-Performance Serial Bus - Amendment: IEEE 1394 Single-Mode Fiber Physical Medium (PMD) Specification
  • P1804 (C/TT): Standard for Fault Accounting and Coverage Reporting to Digital Modules (FACR)
  • P1802 (MTT/SC): Standard for Coaxial Connector Identification
  • PN42.31 (NPS/NID): Standard for Measurement Procedures for Resolution and Efficiency of Wide-Bandgap Semiconductor Detectors of Ionizing Radiation
  • PC37.20.8 (PE/SWG): Standard for Metal-Enclosed Low-Voltage (3200V and Below) Direct Current Power Circuit Breaker Switchgear for Traction Power Applications
  • PC135.64 (PE/T&D): Guide for Slip and Pull-Out Strength Testing of Bolted Dead End Strain Clamps
  • PC57.12.37a (PE/TR): IEEE Standard for the Electronic Reporting of Distribution Transformer Test Data - Amendment: Updating to Include Efficiency Fields
  • PC57.154 (PE/TR): Standard for the Design, Testing and Application of Liquid-Immersed Distribution, Power and Regulating Transformers Using High-Temperature Insulation Systems and Operating at Elevated Temperatures
  • P2030 (SCC21): Guide for Smart Grid Interoperability of Energy Technology and Information Technology Operation With the Electric Power System (EPS), and End-Use Applications and Loads
  • P1900.4.1 (SCC41): Standard for Interfaces and Protocols Enabling Distributed Decision Making for Optimized Radio Resource Usage in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks
  • P1900.4a (SCC41): IEEE Standard for Architectural Building Blocks Enabling Network-Device Distributed Decision Making for Optimized Radio Resource Usage in Heterogeneous Wireless Access Networks - Amendment: Architecture and Interfaces for Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks in White Space Frequency Bands
  • P1474.4 (VT/RT): Recommended Practice for Functional Testing of a Communications-Based Train Control (CBTC) System

PARs for Revision of Standards

  • P421.2 (PE/ED&PG): Guide for Identification, Testing, and Evaluation of the Dynamic Performance of Excitation Control Systems
  • P43 (PE/EM): Recommended Practice for Testing Insulation Resistance of Rotating Machinery
  • PC37.10 (PE/SWG): Guide for Investigation, Analysis and Reporting of Power Circuit Breaker Failures
  • PC37.013 (PE/SWG): Standard for AC High Voltage (Rated Above 1000 V) Generator Circuit Breakers for Use With Generators Rated 10 MVA or More
  • PC37.016 (PE/SWG): Standard for AC High Voltage Circuit Switchers Rated 15.5kV through 245kV
  • P1366 (PE/T&D): Guide for Electric Power Distribution Reliability Indices

Modified PARs

  • P1680.1 (C/EASC): Standard for Environmental Assessment of Personal Computer Products, Including Notebook Personal Computers, Desktop Personal Computers, and Personal Computer Displays
  • P1451.7 (IM/ST): Standard for a Smart Transducer Interface for Sensors and Actuators - Transducers to Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems Communication Protocols and Transducer Electronic Data Sheet Formats
  • P115 (PE/EM): Guide for Test Procedures for Synchronous Machines Part I - Acceptance and Performance Testing
    Part II - Test Procedures and Parameter Determination for Dynamic Analysis
  • PC37.30.1 (PE/SWG): Standard Requirements for High Voltage Air Switches for Alternating Current, Rated Above 1,000 Volts
  • P1616a (VT/LT): IEEE Standard for Motor Vehicle Event Data Recorders (MVEDRs) - Amendment 1: Motor Vehicle Event Data Recorder Connector Lockout Apparatus (MVEDRCLA)

Withdrawn PARs

  • P1644 (C/S2ESC): Recommended Practice for Software Nomenclature - Software Naming Conventions for Application Software
  • P1620.2 (NTC/SC): Standard Methods for the Characterization of Printed and Organic Diode Bridge Structures for RF Devices
  • P1900.3 (SCC41): Standard for Assessing the Spectrum Access Behavior of Radio Systems Employing Dynamic Spectrum Access Methods

New Standards

  • P802.15.4c (C/LM): IEEE Standard for Information Technology - Telecommunications and Information Exchange Between Systems - Local and Metropolitan Area Networks - Specific Requirements - Part 15.4: Wireless Medium Access Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications for Low-Rate Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs) - Amendment: Alternative Physical Layer Extension to Support One or More of the Chinese 314-316 MHz, 430-434 MHz, and 779-787 MHz Bands
  • P802.15.4d (C/LM): IEEE Standard for Information Technology - Telecommunications and Information Exchange Between Systems - Local and Metropolitan Area Networks - Specific Requirements - Part 15.4: Wireless Medium Access Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications for Low-Rate Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs) - Amendment: Alternative Physical Layer Extension to Support the Japanese 950MHz Band
  • P802.15.5 (C/LM): Recommended Practice for Information Technology - Telecommunications and Information Exchange Between Systems - Local and Metropolitan Area Networks - Specific Requirements - Part 15.5: Mesh Topology Capability in Wireless Personal Area Networks (WPANs)
  • P1636 (SCC20): Trial-Use Standard for Software Interface for Maintenance Information Collection and Analysis
  • P1654 (PE/T&D): Guide for RF Protection of Personnel Working in the Vicinity of Wireless Communications Antennas Attached to Electric Power Line Structures
  • P1801 (C/DA & BOG/CAG): Standard for Design and Verification of Low Power Integrated Circuits
  • PC37.16 (PE/SWG): Standard for Preferred Ratings, Related Requirements, and Application Recommendations for Low-Voltage AC (635V and Below) and DC (3200V and Below) Power Circuit Breakers

Revision Standards

  • P841 (IA/PCI): Standard for Petroleum and Chemical Industry - Premium Efficiency Severe Duty Totally Enclosed Fan-Cooled (TEFC) Squirrel Cage Induction Motors - Up to and Including 370 kW (500 hp)
  • P1016 (C/S2ESC): Standard for Information Technology - Systems Design - Software Design Descriptions
  • P1159 (PE/T&D): Recommended Practice for Monitoring Electric Power Quality
  • PC57.12.23 (PE/TR): Standard for Submersible Single-Phase Transformers: 167 kVA and Smaller; High Voltage 25 000 V and Below; Low Voltage 600 V and Below
  • PC62.22 (PE/SPDHV): Guide for the Application of Metal-Oxide Surge Arresters for Alternating-Current Systems
  • PC62.92.5 (PE/SPDHV): Guide for the Application of Neutral Grounding in Electrical Utility Systems, Part V - Transmission Systems and Subtransmission Systems

Reaffirmations

  • 488.1-2003 (IM/AI): IEEE Standard for Higher Performance Protocol for the Standard Digital Interface for Programmable Instrumentation
  • 1174-2000 (IM/AI): IEEE Standard Serial Interface for Programmable Instrumentation
  • C37.26-2003 (PE/SWG): IEEE Guide for Methods of Power Factor Measurement for Low-Voltage Inductive Test Circuits
  • C37.40-2003 (PE/SWG): IEEE Standard Service Conditions and Definitions for High-Voltage Fuses, Distribution Enclosed Single-Pole Air Switches, Fuse Disconnecting Switches, and Accessories
  • C37.106-2003 (PE/PSR): IEEE Guide for Abnormal Frequency Protection for Power Generating Plants
  • C57.111-1989 (R2003) (PE/TR): IEEE Guide for Acceptance of Silicone Insulating Fluid and Its Maintenance in Transformers
  • C62.21-2003 (PE/SPDHV): IEEE Guide for the Application of Surge Voltage Protective Equipment on AC Rotating Machinery 1000 V and Greater [And C62.21-2003/Cor1-2008]

Stabilizations

  • 1156.1-1993 (R2003) (C/MSC): IEEE Standard Microcomputer Environmental Specifications for Computer Modules
  • 1156.2-1996 (R2003) (C/MSC): IEEE Standard for Environmental Specifications for Computer Systems
  • 1284.1-1997 (R2003) (C/MSC): IEEE Standard for Information Technology - Transport Independent Printer/System Interface (TIP/SI)
  • 1301.3-1992 (R2003) (C/MSC): IEEE Standard for a Metric Equipment Practice for Microcomputers - Convection-Cooled with 2.5 mm Connectors