CFP: IEEE ESTS 2023 - Aug 1-4, 2023, Old Town Alexandria, VA

Aug 1-4, 2023, in Old Town Alexandria, VA
Tutorials will be given on Aug 1, 2023;
Main Program Aug 2-4, 2023

Sponsored by:
IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES)
IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS)

Technical sponsor:
IEEE Transportation Electrification Community (TEC)

The Electric Ship Technologies Symposium (ESTS) 2023 invites commercial, recreational, and military ship end-users, shipbuilders, port operators, classification societies, machinery and equipment manufacturers, research institutes, universities, and other organizations around the world to present their views, opinions, studies, research, designs and future advances regarding electric ship technologies.

The Technical Program Committee seeks paper submissions related to, but not limited to, the following areas of interest:

Model-based systems engineering
Ship and system level models
Subsystem and component models
Digital twin development
Modeling tool development
Wide bandgap device applications
Electric propulsion and generation
Power conversion topologies
Control architectures and methods
Energy storage systems
Fuel cells and integration
Pulsating loads and system impact
Superconducting devices & systems
Dielectric considerations
Wireless charging at MW scale
Electromagnetic interference
Electromagnetic compatibility
Charging and charging infrastructures
Common-mode behavior
DC power distribution
Medium frequency AC power distribution
Cabling considerations
Protection for AC and DC systems
Advanced magnetics
Autonomous vessel design
Cyber-physical system considerations
Robust communications systems
Cold-ironing and shore power
Battery-electric ship implementations
Decarbonization & Carbon Capture
Emission control systems
Cooling systems & thermal solutions
Renewable generation sources

Details on the paper template, page limit, submission and acceptance can be found in the document attached.

Important dates:

March 13, 2023 Initial paper submission

May 19, 2023 Notification of acceptance or rejection

June 2, 2023 Final paper submission

Travel restrictions due to COVID-19:
The ESTS 2023 leadership is committed to having a safe in-person conference. In the event of last-minute travel restrictions or emergencies due to COVID-19, however, alternate methods to present the accepted papers may be made on a case-by-case basis. Should such a situation occur, the ESTS committee must be informed ahead of the scheduled meeting.

More information on the conference can be found at