Calls for papers


International Journal of Power Electronics
International Journal of Power Electronics


Special Issue on: "Power Converters: Modeling, Simulation, Analysis, Topologies, Control Technologies, Secondary Issues and Applications"

Editor: Dr. S. Paramasivam, ESAB Engineering Services limited, India
Guest Editor: Dr. S. Jeevananthan, Pondicherry Engineering College, India

This Special Issue deals with modelling, simulation, analysis, control technologies, real time implementations, verifications, topologies, secondary issues and applications of power converters.

Subject Coverage
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Resonant converters
  • DC-DC converters
  • Chaos and control in power converters
  • EMI/EMC issues in power converters
  • Application of AI and learning control in power converters
  • Novel converter topologies
  • Modelling, analysis and simulation of power electronic converters and controls
  • Control technology applied to power converters
  • Switch-mode power supplies and UPS/telecommunications power supplies
  • Device drivers and power integrated circuits (PIC)
  • Active filtering and unity power factor correction circuits
  • Power factor correctors in converter systems
  • Snubbers - design methodologies and impact
  • Fundamentals of the matrix converter technology and other AC-AC converters
  • Vienna rectifiers

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Paper due: 30 April, 2008

Acceptance notification: 15 June, 2008

Final paper version due: 15 July, 2008