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The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), founded in 1906, is a non-profit organization that prepares and publishes international standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies – collectively known as 'electrotechnology'. All IEC international standards are fully consensus-based and represent the needs of key stakeholders of every nation participating in IEC work. IEC standards cover a vast range of technologies from power generation, transmission and distribution to home appliances and office equipment, semiconductors, fibre optics, batteries, solar energy, nanotechnology and marine energy. Other important standards that IEC publishes are radiation protection standards, nuclear plant cyber security standards, hydraulic energy engineering standards, rotating machinery standards and standards for industrial automation systems and standards for cutting tools.

 

Millions of devices that contain electronics, and use or produce electricity, rely on IEC International Standards and Conformity Assessment Systems to perform, fit and work safely together. The specific development process makes IEC International Standards unique and gives them broad relevance. IEC’s standards for electricity and its switchgear standards, electrical accessories standards, electronic component assemblies standards and others provide the technical foundation for the all types of organizations irrespective of the size.

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Terminology
Rotating machinery
Expand Information structures and elements, identification and marking principles, documentation and graphical symbolsInformation structures and elements, identification and marking principles, documentation and graphical symbols
Hydraulic turbines
Steam turbines
Overhead electrical conductors
Expand Systems aspects of electrical energy supplySystems aspects of electrical energy supply
Electrical equipment and systems for railways
Fluids for electrotechnical applications
Overhead lines
Electrical energy measurement and control
Power transformers
Solid electrical insulating materials
Expand High-voltage switchgear and controlgearHigh-voltage switchgear and controlgear
Expand Electrical installations of ships and of mobile and fixed offshore unitsElectrical installations of ships and of mobile and fixed offshore units
Electric cables
Expand Secondary cells and batteriesSecondary cells and batteries
Expand Power electronic systems and equipmentPower electronic systems and equipment
Expand Electrical accessoriesElectrical accessories
Quantities and units
Electric welding
Industrial electroheating and electromagnetic processing
Insulation co-ordination
Electroacoustics
Expand Equipment for explosive atmospheresEquipment for explosive atmospheres
Expand FusesFuses
Power capacitors and their applications
Expand Lamps and related equipmentLamps and related equipment
Primary cells and batteries
Expand InsulatorsInsulators
Expand Surge arrestersSurge arresters
Instrument transformers
Capacitors and resistors for electronic equipment
High-voltage and high-current test techniques
Safety of machinery - Electrotechnical aspects
Expand Nuclear instrumentationNuclear instrumentation
Expand Cables, wires, waveguides, RF connectors, RF and microwave passive components and accessoriesCables, wires, waveguides, RF connectors, RF and microwave passive components and accessories
Expand Semiconductor devicesSemiconductor devices
Expand Electrical connectors and mechanical structures for electrical and electronic equipmentElectrical connectors and mechanical structures for electrical and electronic equipment
Piezoelectric, dielectric and electrostatic devices and associated materials for frequency control, selection and detection
Magnetic components, ferrite and magnetic powder materials
Winding wires
Dependability
Power systems management and associated information exchange
Expand Performance of household and similar electrical appliancesPerformance of household and similar electrical appliances
Expand Safety of household and similar electrical appliancesSafety of household and similar electrical appliances
Expand Electrical equipment in medical practiceElectrical equipment in medical practice
Electrical installations and protection against electric shock
Expand Industrial-process measurement, control and automationIndustrial-process measurement, control and automation
Safety of measuring, control and laboratory equipment
Magnetic alloys and steels
Electric road vehicles and electric industrial trucks
Degrees of protection provided by enclosures
Automatic electrical controls
Short-circuit currents
Optical radiation safety and laser equipment
Expand Electromagnetic compatibilityElectromagnetic compatibility
Live working
Alarm and electronic security systems
Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems
Lightning protection
Solar photovoltaic energy systems
Measuring equipment for electrical and electromagnetic quantities
Expand Fibre opticsFibre optics
Ultrasonics
Wind energy generation systems
Fire hazard testing
Superconductivity
Electronics assembly technology
All-or-nothing electrical relays
Measuring relays and protection equipment
Transformers, reactors, power supply units, and combinations thereof
Electrical installations for lighting and beaconing of aerodromes
System engineering and erection of electrical power installations in systems with nominal voltages above 1 kV a.c. and 1,5 kV d.c., particularly concerning safety aspects
Audio, video and multimedia systems and equipment
Electrostatics
Equipment used in radiocommunications for mobile services and for satellite communication systems
Transmitting equipment for radiocommunication
Environmental conditions, classification and methods of test
Fuel cell technologies
Methods for the assessment of electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields associated with human exposure
Process management for avionics
Safety of electronic equipment within the field of audio/video, information technology and communication technology
Insulation co-ordination for low-voltage equipment
Electronic display devices
Environmental standardization for electrical and electronic products and systems
Evaluation and qualification of electrical insulating materials and systems
Nanotechnology for electrotechnical products and systems
Marine energy - Wave, tidal and other water current converters
High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) transmission for DC voltages above 100 kV
Safety of motor-operated electric tools
Solar thermal electric plants
Printed Electronics
Electrical Energy Storage (EES) Systems
Expand Switchgear and controlgear and their assemblies for low voltageSwitchgear and controlgear and their assemblies for low voltage
UHV AC transmission systems
Standardization of the management of assets in power systems
Wearable Electronic Devices and Technologies
Expand International special committee on radio interferenceInternational special committee on radio interference
Expand Information technologyInformation technology
Smart grid user interface
Active Assisted Living
Low Voltage Direct Current and Low Voltage Direct Current for Electricity Access
Electrotechnical aspects of Smart Cities
Smart Energy
Terminals for audio, video and data services and contents
Multimedia e-publishing and e-book technologies
Quality for audio, video and multimedia systems
AV energy efficiency and smart grid applications
Environment for AV and multimedia equipment (tentative title
Interfaces and methods of measurement for personal computing equipment
Wireless Power Transfer
Active Assisted Living (AAL), accessibility and user interfaces
Multimedia systems and equipment for cars
Colour measurement and management
Digital system interfaces and protocols
Cable networks for television signals, sound signals and interactive services
Storage media, storage data structures, storage systems and equipment
Multimedia home systems and applications for end-user network

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  • IEC standards
    ISO/IEC 25020 : 2019

    ISO/IEC 25020: 2019

    Systems and software engineering - Systems and software Quality Requirements and Evaluation (SQuaRE) - Quality measurement framework- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    ISO/IEC TR 33018 : 2019

    ISO/IEC TR 33018: 2019

    Information technology - Process assessment - Guidance for assessor competency- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 63009 : 2019

    IEC 63009: 2019

    Ultrasonics - Physiotherapy systems - Field specifications and methods of measurement in the frequency range 20 kHz to 500 kHz- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 61810-10 : 2019

    IEC 61810-10: 2019

    Electromechanical elementary relays - Part 10: Additional functional aspects and safety requirements for high-capacity relays- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 62026-2/AMD1 : 2019

    IEC 62026-2/AMD1: 2019

    Amendment 1 - Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Controller-device interfaces (CDIs) - Part 2: Actuator sensor interface (AS-i)- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 62026-2+AMD1 CSV : 2019

    IEC 62026-2+AMD1 CSV: 2019

    Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear - Controller-device interfaces (CDIs) - Part 2: Actuator sensor interface (AS-i)- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 62760/AMD1 : 2019

    IEC 62760/AMD1: 2019

    Amendment 1 - Audio reproduction method for normalized loudness level- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 62760+AMD1 CSV : 2019

    IEC 62760+AMD1 CSV: 2019

    Audio reproduction method for normalized loudness level- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 61097-6/AMD2 : 2019

    IEC 61097-6/AMD2: 2019

    Amendment 2 - Global maritime distress and safety system (GMDSS) - Part 6: Narrowband direct-printing telegraph equipment for the reception of navigational and meteorological warnings and urgent information to ships (NAVTEX)- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 61097-6+AMD1+AMD2 CSV : 2019

    IEC 61097-6+AMD1+AMD2 CSV: 2019

    Global maritime distress and safety system (GMDSS) - Part 6: Narrowband direct-printing telegraph equipment for the reception of navigational and meteorological warnings and urgent information to ships (NAVTEX)- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC TR 63037 : 2019

    IEC TR 63037: 2019

    Electrical interface specifications for self ballasted lamps and controlgear in phase-cut dimmed lighting systems- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC TR 63037 RLV : 2019

    IEC TR 63037 RLV: 2019

    Electrical interface specifications for self ballasted lamps and controlgear in phase-cut dimmed lighting systems- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 62668-2 : 2019

    IEC 62668-2: 2019

    Process management for avionics - Counterfeit prevention - Part 2: Managing electronic components from non-franchised sources- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 80601-2-77 : 2019

    IEC 80601-2-77: 2019

    Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-77: Particular requirements for the basic safety and essential performance of robotically assisted surgical equipment- Document Year 2019


  • IEC standards
    IEC 80601-2-78 : 2019

    IEC 80601-2-78: 2019

    Medical electrical equipment - Part 2-78: Particular requirements for basic safety and essential performance of medical robots for rehabilitation, assessment, compensation or alleviation- Document Year 2019