IEEE Open Journal of Power Electronics


As a fully open access journal publishing high-quality peer-reviewed papers, the IEEE Open Journal of Power Electronics (OJ-PEL) covers the development and application of power electronic systems and technologies, which encompass the effective use of electronic components, the application of circuit theory and design techniques and the development of analytical methods and tools toward efficient electronic conversion, control, and conditioning of electric power to enable the sustainable use of energy. The aim is to publish novel developments as well as tutorial and survey articles including those of value to both the R&D and practicing professionals segments of the field.

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Open Access

This journal is 100% open access, which means that all content is freely available without charge to users or their institutions. All articles are published under a CCBY 4.0 or CCBY-NC-ND license and the author retains copyright. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, as long as proper attribution is given.  Please click here to access the frequently asked questions about the CCBY-NC-ND license.

Open access is provided through the payment of an article-processing charge (APC) paid after acceptance. APCs are often financed by an author's institution or the funder supporting their research. 

Corresponding authors from low-income countries are eligible for waived or reduced APCs. 

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Review process

The articles in this journal are peer-reviewed in accordance with the requirements set forth in the IEEE Publication Services and Products Board Operations Manual ( Each published article was reviewed by a minimum of two independent reviewers using a single-blind peer-review process, where the identities of the reviewers are not known to the authors, but the reviewers know the identities of the authors. Articles will be screened for plagiarism before acceptance.

Manuscript Length

Submitted manuscripts are allowed to have up to 8 pages in the two-column format described above. This page limit is valid for the whole manuscript, but excluding references and bios. All figures must be sized such that they are properly readable. No modifications to the IEEE templates are allowed.

Exceptions of up to 4 extra pages are possible for systems or topics that do not fit in this regular length. To request such an exception, a detailed motivation must be provided at the time of submission. Exceptions are subject to approval by the editorial board.

During revisions, deviations on this page limit are allowed if more material is requested by the editor or reviewers.

Article Processing Charges (APCs)

The APC for this journal is US$1750 per article, plus applicable local taxes.

IEEE Members receive a 5% discount.
IEEE PEL Society Members receive a 15% discount.
These discounts cannot be combined.

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H. Alan Mantooth

Editor in Chief
University of Arkansas (USA)


Co-Editors in Chief

Wenkang Huang
Infineon Technologies (USA)

Marco Liserre
Christian-Albrechts-Universit├Ąt zu Kiel (Germany)

Mark Dehong Xu
Zhejiang University (China)