Calls for papers


International Journal of Power Electronics
International Journal of Power Electronics


Special Issue on: "Grid-Connected Converters, including Voltage-Source, Current-Source, and Multilevel Converters"

Editor: Dr. S. Paramasivam, ESAB Engineering Services Limited, India
Guest Editor: Dr. Lennart Harnefors, ABB, Power Systems, Sweden

This Special Issue deals with grid-connected converters, including voltage-source, current-source, and multilevel converters. Applications include, but are not limited to, HVDC, FACTS, back-to-back motor drives, wind-turbine generators, and distributed generation.

Subject Coverage
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • PWM techniques
  • Grid interaction and stability
  • Damping of sub synchronous resonance
  • Power quality and EMC
  • Current, voltage, and power control
  • Disturbance mitigation
  • Fault ride-through
  • Active and passive filters
  • Novel/unusual topologies

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: 3 August, 2008

Acceptance notification: 15 October, 2008

Final paper version due: 15 November, 2008